Day of the Dead cat mask video tutorial, easy costume and dress up ideas for the Mexican festival Day of the Dead or a Halloween night out!

Dia de los Muertos or Day of the Dead calavera cat mask template!
Calavera cat mask printable template!

Meow! We’ve put together another mask for you to dress up in on Day of the Dead this year.

This Cat Calavera (Sugar Skull) mask is fun & easy to make, perfect for a last minute costume!

El Dia de los Muertos is a joyful celebration of those who have passed and that includes pets and animals too. Check out our Day of the Dead cat mask photo instructions and video mask tutorial below. Put together a quick costume with this cat mask template.

Easy to make cute sugar skull cat masks. Step-by-step video tutorial + 2 templates!.

How to make your Day of the Dead cat mask template:

Day of the Dead or Dia de los Muertos calavera cat mask template!

Step 1
You will need scissors, a glue stick, masking tape and some ribbon. For a longer lasting mask, print your template on to a slightly heavier stock paper.

Step 2
Carefully cut out the mask,whiskers and eye holes.

Step 3
Glue the middle panels together with your glue stick and secure on the back with a little masking tape.

Steps 4 
Next stick the two side panels together as shown.

Step 5
Glue the whiskers in place on the reverse of the mask.

Step 6
Attach a length of ribbon to either side of your mask. You can glue it in place, then stick with masking tape for a really firm hold.

Step 7
Meow! Your Day of the Dead Cat Mask is ready to wear!

calavera cat mask templates for el Dia los Muertos or Day of the Dead.

Download the calavera cat mask templates here. Plus 1 to color in!

calavera cat templates to download and print for free!

Also included for Happythought members is a printable download is a black and white coloring-in version of the calavera cat mask.

Easy make calavera cat mask templates for el Dia los Muertos or Day of the Dead.

Be sure to check out our other printable masks: 10 Animal mask templates, 12 printable Lucha Libre masks and Calavera mask templates!

Dia de los Muertos, Day of the Dead crafts! day of the dead cat mask

Be sure to check out these other great crafts for El Dia de los Muertos. How to make a Milagro ornament, a beautiful paper flower crown, DIY color in calavera mask patterns and simple instructions and templates on making DIY papel picado.

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16 Responses to Day of the Dead cat mask video

  1. Merci pout toutes vos belles idées et créations. j’ai réalisé le masque du du chat en le personnalisant, ma fille là adoré.
    Merci encore.

  2. My grand Daughter and I made this mask over the weekend. We used the blank template so that she could color it her way. She loved it and I did too. Thanks for such wonderful products. Irene (themainecooncat)

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