- Flour all purpose
- Green floral wire
- Papel crepe, or party paper streamers. beige and green colors
- White paper
- Black markers
- Large bowls
One of the first things that needs to be done, is to make the paste. Place 1 cup of water to 1/3 cup of flour into a medium sauce pan. Stirring constantly until it begins to thicken. That should take about 8 minutes. Once it starts to boil take off from the heat source and allow to cool.
This will be the main body of the dinosaur. Take a sharp pointed knife, pop the balloon, and begin sawing a square shape into the newspaper ball.
This will be the lid to place the candies in. This will also be where your gonna stick your hands into, to thread the green wire for the legs, arms, neck,see my Elmo pinata tutorial and the hanging wire to hold up the piñata while it swings in the air to be broken.
Here we are adding the tail.
Here is the beginning of the legs.