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Paper mache is a fun, cheap craft activity for children and parents alike. Though time consuming it is very simple and the finished product can be turned into anything you want, great for creative imaginative play. Make your own Christmas decorations or a family of paper mache people - the ideas are endless once you get started.
What you will need
You can either use regular craft clag glue mixed with water (1 part water with 2 parts glue or you can make a paste out of flour and water. Mix 2 parts water with 1 part flour until it becomes thick like glue, mix well ensuring there are no lumps and add a tablespoon of salt to the mix.
Shapes and moulds
It’s pretty open as to what shape you can choose to make but some simple ideas are: