dragoness (dragonbec) wrote,
dragoness
dragonbec

paper ma-shay *splat*

Yesterday the kids and I made a big paper mache egg. After smashing up Andrew's pinata, he decided he wanted to make a new one. So I took some pictures of the kids slathering up in paper mache paste and putting the newspaper on a balloon. It turned out really well but I didn't take a picture of it complete because I was going to come out today and take one of it all dry, maybe with the kids painting it. I left it on the deck to dry not thinking anything about it. In the morning I came out to see if it was dry and some animal had eaten part of it and popped the balloon and we had a paper mache splat. That's all it was, a big splat of paper mache. I hadn't even thought about the fact that paper mache paste (flour) was food. Duh. Our yard is full of skunks, raccoons, armadillos, possums, etc... could have been anything. Oh well, guess we'll have to do it over, like we need an excuse to get messy!!






Subscribe

  • (no subject)

  • Part 10: Leaving Arusha

    Back to school got me off track with my journal, but I am going to finish it! Here's the next step on out journey. We had a wonderful week with…

  • Part 9: Concert

    As part of their semester final the music students at the university put on a music performance. We were very excited to be able to be at this show.…

  • Post a new comment

    Error

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.
  • 0 comments