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Paper Maché Fish Wall Decoration

Paper maché is not only fun for the kids, but for the parents as well. There is no end to what can be created by just using newspaper and wallpaper glue. This fish is an easy project and looks great hanging on the wall because of its 3-D effect. This fish is decorated with strips of paper napkin to make it unique and colorful but kids can paint their fish with tempera paints or acrylic paints in any color they choose.



Paper Maché Fish

For this project you will need:

- one side of a cardboard box
- newspaper
- craft glue
- wallpaper glue
- white paint
- paper napkins and paper napkin glue or tempera / acrylic paints
- paint brush
- glass nugget for the eye
- jewel glue

Craft Patterns: Here are some fish shapes you can use for this project:

Craft Pattern - Summer - Fish

Fish Template 1

Fish Project

Fish Template 2

Fish Template

Fish Template 3





Instructions: To make the fish, follow the instructions in this link:

Paper Maché Tutorial

How to Create a 3-D Paper Maché Wall Decoration





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