In this report we’re going to look at how to create your own dog mask. We’ll cover the basics and then go on to take a look at a number of the more advanced tips and techniques that you can use.
If you have a dog that likes to bark, and particularly if your dog loves to play in the garden and other areas 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’ve got to do is take a cardboard cutting board and cut the cardboard into the shape of your mask. You can not just cut a rectangular shape from the cardboard, so you will need to cut around the edge of the mask so you get something which looks like a cone. The main thing here is to be realistic with what kind of paper plate which you’re using.
Then you will have to wrap the cardboard around the edges of the paper plate, making sure there is a good seal between the two pieces so that you can ensure that nothing will leak once you place the mask on. Make sure that the edges are cut so that the edges are not sharp, as this may damage the edges of the mask.
Glue it on! The next step involves using some mask for dog paint. You should spray the paint over the cardboard, making sure that it runs smoothly and evenly across the entire mask. You’ll want to start with one side of the mask first, so 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 to your mask. It’s easy to remove it later, and it’ll leave you with a nice 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 is time to paste the mask onto your dog’s head. First you need to be certain that you have a secure fit between the mask and your dog’s head. Once you’ve made sure that it’s secure, then you can begin to glue the mask onto the dog’s face. Take the piece of cardboard that is used for the foundation of the mask and fold it over. Be sure that it’s quite powerful and then use your hands to ensure 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. Once you’ve completed this, you can then take out the mask and attach the cardboard ears. And attach the other part of the mask onto the dog. Make certain the ears are flat and be certain it’s not too short or long as this will cause some problems with the mask slipping off the dog’s face.
If you are using a dog mask because your pet security, you will need to do some sanding to be sure that it is secure on your dog. You can accomplish this by sanding off any excess paper that may have been eliminated from your mask.