*
Hi, thanks for visiting mine website. My surname is Will and if you have actually questions or would like to add projects or ideas you can contact me
*

just how to do a Spartan Helmet the end of Cardboard and document Mache

This spartan helmet is a nice small piece of medieval armor and it is made out of grain boxes and document mache. This project is a small bit an overwhelming and the does take it a couple of days due to the fact that you yes, really should apply at the very least three coats of document mache enabling time to dry between coats. I allowed it to sit overnight and also dry prior to I used the following coat. This helmet is one interesting small piece of medieval armor and it does look nice good. Ns painted mine through spray repaint in both gold and also black. The video clip tutorial that this task is located near the bottom the this page.

You are watching: How to make a spartan helmet

This middle ages helmet is written of three templates the I have for you to download. They are in this Microsoft native document: The Spartan Helmet friend download this package (4 pages) publish it up climate you deserve to use the templates to cut out the grain box cardboard.

*

Note: If girlfriend are having actually trouble opened the Microsoft word file I have the three components of this helmet as photos that you deserve to download and also print out. Conserve these three files to her computer, open up them up with some sort of paint or photo program and print lock up.

*

This photo shows the perfect helmet. I provided Gold and black spray paint.

*

Do you prefer 30 Stuff? ns have developed a huge diorama the the fight of Thermopylae - the hot gates, complete with spartans and persians. You have the right to see the tutorial and a video here: The 300 Diorama

This is a pretty basic project yet it does take part time to make. The materials you will certainly need:

2 cups of flour 2 cup of water 1 Tablespoon that Salt newspapers Scissors Masking ice 2 cereal Boxes 1 huge balloon, blows as much as the dimension of your head Paints, i recommend gold and also black spray paint Note: If friend are having actually trouble through the download I have the theme as three pictures on a internet page that you can copy and also print out right here Three picture template of spartan helmet

Download and print up the templates. Reduced out the 3 shapes and also then move the shapes to the grain box cardboard. Climate tape castle all together as presented in the photo below and shot it on her head come make sure it fits well, readjust the cardboard together needed. Make it roomy sufficient to fit your head inside through a small to spare due to the fact that of the included dimension the the paper mache.

Next put a balloon in the middle. Her head is not a perfect round so placed the balloon through the punch up nozzle toward the ago of the helmet and also wrap some tape about the totality thing so that squashes the helmet a bit and makes that a small narrower from next to side.

*

To Make document Mache:

Cut increase plenty of newspaper right into 1 inch and 2 inch strips. Now, in a bowl include 2 cups flour, 2 cups water, and 1 tablespoon the salt and also mix that up till it is like an extremely liquidy pancake batter. You dip the strips in this, clean turn off the excess from the strips and also apply them to the helmet. Make sure your strips overlap each various other a lot! you are developing a tough shell.

*

This photo shows the helmet after 3 coats of file mache. I applied one thick coat and also let it dried overnight, I applied a 2nd coat and once again allow it dried overnight. I finally applied a 3rd coat and also let that dry. I recommend friend do four coats if you desire it to be durable.

You will certainly notice, specifically with the very first coat of record mache the the form of the helmet will distort a bit. You deserve to use this to your benefit and get the shape of the helmet to look yes, really good. The lengthy curving part at the bottom the the helmet are a an excellent example the this.

*

The only thing left, once it dries, is to repaint it. I offered cans the spary repaint black and gold. Ns painted the totality thing in gold climate spattered black for highlighting.

*

Make a Spartan Spear prefer the movie 300 This is a fast and easy job that just takes a tiny bit of cardboard and also a broomstick. Do the Spartan Spear

*

Make 300 Spartan Vambraces (armguards)

A tutorial on how to make paper mache and cardboard vambraces the fit well and also look good. As with the people in the movie 300. Do 300 Spartan Vambraces

*

300 Diorama - battle of Thermopylae

I am currently working on a 3 foot lengthy diorama the the battle of the Spartans inspired by the 300 movie. It is wired because that sound and lighting ( A night fight scene will certainly be great) - ns have additionally made it into a tutorial therefore you can see just how I do this large diorama and also you can learn exactly how to make your own great looking dioramas. 300 Diorama

*

Make 300 Spartan Greaves(leg-guards)

A indict on just how to make paper mache and also cardboard greaves that fit well and look good. As with the persons in the movie 300. Make 300 Spartan Greaves

Interested in middle ages Armor and Helmets?

*

*
Spartan Helmet
*

complete your Spartan Warrior Costume! The Spartan helmet is the perfect article Halloween costume accessory for her Spartan warrior Halloween costume. One size fits most adults. Approximately 24" circumference approximately inside of hat. Confront guard attaches come helmet through velcro. Make of plastic. Our unique Spartan costume accessories are just what you are looking for. A straightforward Spartan helmet that your guests will certainly remember and also enjoy!

*
*

King Leonidas 300 Spartan Greek Replica Shield agree New

*
This is the Poly Resin 300 Replica Shield.

See more: 11*.25 - Fraction To Decimal: 11/25

The shield functions a handle and arm band and also a battle worn appearance.

*
*

Spartan Helmet Gold just Costume Accessory

*

*

Golden Spartan Helmet

*

safeguard your head and face when you"re fighting in fight with this realistic looking gold Spartan Helmet. Made of durable and lightweight developed plastic, this helmet is sized to fit many adults and teens