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Vejigante (Carnival) Mask Papercraft

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They can't all be winners and I'm not happy with how this one turned out. Oh well. It's big enough to fit on a person's face and has surprisingly good vision.

The vejigante is a carnival character from northern Porto Rico. I saw one of the masks while on vacation and fell in love. They're supposed to be made out of paper mache but I figured that a paper version was worth a shot.

Get the pattern and pdo file here - feel free to make your own! A million internet points if you actually wear one to carnival.
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ShasTaMg's avatar
Amazing...thanks to your files, i started making my own papercrafts. I would love to see a "Diablico Sucio" mask from Panamà. 
I have a question: what do you use to glue your works? and what do you do to fold the pieces?
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Ooo the Diablico Sucio is pretty cool.

This journal entry should answer any papercraft related questions: Stuff You Might Want to Know About Papercraft
Andersonvgs's avatar
Excelente papercraft gracias por compartir, ya los tengo todos... por ahora...
DUMDUMBOT's avatar
nice tnk you boy..
TodoBienCute's avatar
Hi! Nice job. Thank you 😀👍🏻🇵🇷