In this report we’re going to look at how to make your own dog mask. We’ll cover the basics and then go on to look at a number of the more advanced tips and tricks which you can use.
For those who have a dog that likes to bark, and especially if your dog loves to play in the backyard and other areas of the house, you need to get them some particular dog protection.
Paper Plate 3d Dog Mask DIY Materials: This is the first part of the set-up that will look a little scary at first, but it’s actually here quite simple. All you have 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 out of the cardboard, so you will have to cut around the edge of the mask so you get something which resembles a cone. The main thing here is to be realistic with what type of paper plate which you’re using.
Then you’ll need to wrap the cardboard around the edges of the paper plate, making sure that there is a good seal between the two pieces so you can ensure that nothing will leak when you put the mask on. Make sure 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 ought to 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 is best that you leave about one-third of an inch of paint on the edges so that it runs across the cardboard.
Don’t worry too much about the paint getting stuck to your mask. It’s easy to eliminate it later, and it’ll leave you with a nice finished mask to show off to everyone! It’s also a good idea to wash away any excess paint after you are done, so that you don’t wind up with smudges or smears on your dog.
Then it’s time to paste the mask on your dog’s head. First you will need to make sure 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 on 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 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 until you have the mask snugged securely onto the surface of your dog. Don’t make the folds too large or else it could look messy. As soon as 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. Be sure that the ears are flat and make certain it’s not too short or long as this will cause some issues with the mask slipping off the dog’s face.
If you are using a dog mask because your pet security, you’ll need to do some sanding to be sure that it’s safe on your dog. You can do this by sanding off any excess paper that may have been removed from your mask.