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Make Decorative Día De Los Muertos Calavera with Sandy Roberts
October 22, 2020 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm PDT
Make: Decorative Día De Los Muertos Calavera with Sandy Roberts!
Learn the history, chemistry, and craft behind making sugar skulls –Calaveras — a traditional part of the Mexican celebration of the Day of the Dead. Then we’ll learn to make our own and decorate them. As an extra bonus, we’ll make a light-up sugar skull card!
Watch and make LIVE on the Family Maker Camp FB page or on the Make: Kids Youtube channel.
- table sugar
- powdered sugar
- meringue powder
- gel or paste food dyes
- a sugar skull mold (we suggest these)
- bowls and measuring cups
- spoons for mixing
- a sugar skull paper template (we suggest this free one)
- two 5mm LEDs any color
- one 3V coin battery CR2032 or CR2025
- Maker tape or copper tape (we suggest the Paper Circuits kit from MakerShed)
Get more project ideas from Sandy’s book: The Big Book of Maker Camp Projects
Check out the Kaleidoscope Enrichment site: www.kaleidoscopeenrichment.com
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