Fancy Cat Mask
This Halloween be the cat's meow. Create this cat mask and none will know it's you. Using acrylics, rhinestones and a boa this DIY mask can be the hit of the night.
BE05C - Purple
BE30C - Crystal Pearl
BE39C - Kiwi
BE40C - Blazing Orange
DA229 - Jack-O'-Lantern Orange
DA235 - Citron Green
DA236 - Grape Juice
DA239 - Warm White
DT02 - Palette Knife
#6 shader brush
Large purple rhinestones
Purple feather boa
Wooden Halloween mask by Michael's
Hot glue gun and glue sticks
Palette or plastic plate
1. Paint mask face and handle Grape Juice.
2. Paint cat's ears Jack-O-Lantern Orange.
3. Paint pair of Citron Green almond-shaped eyes and a Citron Green line from inside corner of each eye down teach side of nose.
4. Paint inverted triangle in Citron Green for nose.
5. With Warm White, draw fang on either side of cat's mouth.
6. Stirring Beadz thoroughly first, spread Purple Liquid Beadz with palette knife over entire Grape Juice painted area (except mask handle) and allow to dry.
7. Cover ears with Blazing Orange Beadz.
8. For eyes, spread with Kiwi Beadz. Also spread Kiwi Beadz along Citron Green line running from eyes to nose.
9. Apply Crystal Pearl Beadz over fangs.
10. After mask has completely dried, hot glue large purple rhinestone between each of cat's teeth.
11. Cut length of purple feather boa long enough to line bottom half of mask and hot glue boa's edge to back of mask.
Tip: Allow each Americana Acrylic and Liquid Beadz color to dry as you go. You may want to speed up the drying time with a hairdryer.
Homemade Halloween: 31 Free Halloween Craft Projects
Prime Publishing LLC 2009
Whether it's Halloween or anytime of the year, check out catnip bats for your cat.
Part I: First Bites of the Night
- Brujo's Burning Balls of Fire in Vermilion Sauce
- Toasted Nori Bat Wings
- Portabella Toadstools on a Log
with Slithering Crimson Salamanders
- Musical selection: That Old Black Magic, Frank Sinatra
Part II: Witch Doctor's Delight
- Spellbinding Squid Tentacles
- Apothecary Aioli
- Shaman's Shrimp
- Santeria Sangria
- Musical selection:
Witch Doctor, as sung by David Seville's Alvin and the Chipmunks
Part III: Seasonings of the Witch
- Bewitched Black Bean Enfrijoladas
- Blithe Spirit Pumpkin Flan
- Hellfire 'n Damnation Flaming Cocoa/Caffe
- with Mango Cream
- Musical Selection: Season of the Witch, Donovan
- Black & Orange Tapenades
- Chiles Con Queso
- Days of the Dead & Pan de Muerto
- Musical Selection: Witchy Woman, The Eagles
- Ghostly Cakes (cupcakes)
- Halloween Cookies
- A Kinder, Gentler Halloween
- I Ain't No Vampire
('Cause Garlic Tastes Good to Me)
- Transylvanian Dinner: Going for Goulash
- Smashing Pumpkins...and Other Culinary Acts
- Grilled Rats and Other Weird Recipes
- Ice Cream Witches' Hats
- Magical Marzipan Cake
- Pumpkin and Cat Cupcakes
Holiday and Party Recipes (by holiday and date)
This page created October 2009