In this article we’re going to look at how to create your own dog mask. We’ll cover the basics and then go on to look at some of the more advanced tips and tricks which you can use.
For those who have a dog that likes to bark, and particularly if your dog loves to play in the garden and other regions of the home, you will need to get them some particular dog protection.
Paper Plate 3d Dog Mask DIY Materials: This is the initial part of the set-up which will look a little scary at first, but it’s actually quite straightforward. All you have to do is take a cardboard cutting board and cut the cardboard into the shape of your mask. You can’t simply cut a rectangular shape from the cardboard, so you’ll need to cut around the edge of the mask so you get something that resembles a cone. The most important thing here is to be realistic with what type of paper plate which you’re using.
Then you will have to wrap the cardboard around the edges of the paper plate, making sure that there is a good seal between the two pieces so that you can ensure that nothing will leak when you place the mask on. Be sure that the edges are cut so that the edges aren’t sharp, as this may damage the edges of the mask.
Glue it on! The next step involves using some paint. You should spray the paint over the cardboard, making certain it runs smoothly and evenly across the whole mask. You will want to start with one side of the mask first, so that you can work your way round it before moving onto the other side. The paint needs to be slightly thicker than the cardboard, and it’s best that you leave about one-third of an inch of paint on the edges so that it runs over the cardboard.
Don’t fret too much about the paint getting stuck into your mask. It’s easy to remove it later, and it will leave you with a wonderful finished mask to show off to everybody! It’s also a good idea to wipe away any excess paint after you’re done, so that you don’t wind up with smudges or smears on your dog.
Then it’s time to glue the mask onto your dog’s gas mask for dog head. First you will need to be certain that you get a secure fit between the mask and your dog’s head. As soon as you’ve made sure that it’s secure, then you may begin to glue the mask on the dog’s face. Take the piece of cardboard that is used for the base of the mask and then fold it over. Be certain it’s quite strong and then use your hands to secure the cardboard down in place.
Keep your hands out of the way and use tape to hold it in place as you repeat the process on the cardboard folds till you have the mask snugged securely onto the face of your dog. Do not make the folds too large or else it could look messy. As soon as you’ve done this, you can then take out the mask and then attach the cardboard ears. And attach the other area of the mask on the dog. Be sure that the ears are flat and be sure that it’s not too short or long as this will cause some issues with the mask slipping off the dog’s face.
If you’re using a dog mask because your dog protection, you will need to do some sanding to make certain it’s safe on your dog. You can accomplish it by sanding off any excess paper that may have been removed from your mask.