Though we make WEEKLY Corner Bookmark Designs, I don’t always put them all up here on the blog (there are just too many of them! Ha! But I do update our DIY Bookmark Page, so you can always check them out there!). I do however adore Day of the Dead DIYs. There is something quite compelling about the somewhat spooky but also colourful Day of the Dead Sugar Skulls. For me it is where crafts meet art – make something crafty and then get arty decorating them! So I really wanted to share them with you today. I think these Sugar Skulls make a great class room project too! They are also part of our Fall Corner Bookmark Ideas for children posts!
Day of the Dead Bookmarks – Materials:
- White printer paper (makes 2 Sugar Skull Bookmarks)
- A glass
- Glue sticks
- Pens and pencils
We adore these pencils – they double up fabulously as “water colors”, which means that you can blend your drawings!
Day of the Dead Bookmarks – How To:
As with all our corner bookmarks, it is really useful to watch the video to see how to make the basic corner bookmark. We have then adapted it to shape it into these fabulous skulls!
Aren’t they simply marvellous? I do love Day of the Dead crafts!
Simply lovely! Can’t wait to make some more!
Find our complete list of DIY Corner Bookmarks here:
See our Fall Bookmark Design (sub section) here:
And explore these wonderful Day of the Dead DIYs too: