Ceremonial masks are an important part of African tribal culture. Make your own African mask using a paper plate and a few other materials while you learn about various African tribes and their cultures.
Before making your mask, it will be helpful to learn more about African masks and its cultural significance to the tribal people of Africa. This will give you ideas on designing your own mask. Check out some of these resources:
For this mask, colored pasta and beads were strung together to make the hair. To achieve this, we punched several holes near the edge of the mask's top half. A pipe cleaner was fastened to each hole. Beads and colored pasta were then strung through each pipe cleaner.