You can tell that the summer months are heading our way, as we forage into the world of BUTTERFLY CRAFTS! Today’s adorable Butterfly Mask Printable is perfect for assembling with card, or print directly onto cardboard and use it as a butterfly mask colouring page! Love that you can use it both ways! I hope you love our free butterfly masks to print. We have lots more fantastic Free Printables for you to check out!
Butterfly Mask Printables – Supplies
- Popsicle Sticks
- Glitter (optional)
- Your Printable (hosted on gumroad – simply enter $0 at check out or leave a small tip if you wish!
How to make a butterfly mask
Prepare your butterfly mask pieces
Download the template and print out.
Cut the butterfly and the eye holes out from the printed template.
Trace the entire butterfly shape onto cardstock and cut out.
Next, cut the eye holes out.
You will now need to, trace the body of the butterfly onto cardstock and cut out. Set aside.
Now, cut out each shape from the butterfly template.
Trace the shapes onto colored cardstock and then cut the shapes out.
Arrange the shapes onto the butterfly and find a color combination and look that you enjoy.
Assemble your DIY Butterfly Mask
Glue all of the shapes into place on the butterfly.
Add lines of glue to the shapes and decorate with glitter. Shake off excess glitter.
Allow the glue/glitter to dry completely.
Draw lines across the body of the butterfly. Refer to the photo.
Add glue to the head and coat with glitter. Shake off excess glitter.
Glue the body of the butterfly onto the middle of the butterfly.
Cut very thin strips from black cardstock.
Glue behind the head.
Use a hot glue gun or white glue to add a popsicle stick handle to the mask.
You can also add ribbon to either side of the mask and tie the mask into place.
Your butterfly mask is finished and ready to be enjoyed.
These DIY Butterfly Mask Printables would make a great party activity! Or make them as party favours at a summer party!
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