Celebrate the Day of The Dead with bright colors and an activity that the kids will love. These Dia de Los Muertos Printable Sugar Skull Masks are a fun way for kids to celebrate. Download the PDF file, print them, and let the kids color their own mask to wear! Teach the kids about the bright colors, the history of the holiday and why we still celebrate today. They’ll love wearing their finished mask!
I think kids love Dia de Los Muertos, no matter what heritage their own family has, because of the bright colors and the sugar skulls. Over time, the Day of the Dead has grown in popularity where everyone wants to celebrate. The Day of the Dead is November 1st and it’s a holiday to honor those who have passed before us. We remember them by celebrating the holiday.
These Sugar Skull masks can be decorated by kids of all ages. Older kids would love adding more details to their sugar skull masks. Younger kids will be happy adding bright colors to their printable masks. It’s fun, easy and a great way to participate in the holiday.
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Printable Sugar Skull Masks For Kids
I love these because they’re such an easy activity for kids. Just download the PDF link below to get your Dia de Los Muertos printable sugar skull masks. I like to print them out on heavy card stock paper, so they’re more durable. The kids will want to run around and play with their masks on.
Get Your Dia de Los Muertos Printable Masks
If you want to find this masks for future use, you can bookmark the URL to this page or download and save a copy to your desktop. Print it out, using black ink. Cut out your masks and let the kids color the masks. Encourage them to use bright colors. After the masks have been colored, you can hole punch the sides and tie it onto their face with ribbon.
What You’ll Need:
- Heavy Card Stock Paper
- Black Ink & Printer
- Markers for Coloring
- Single Hole Puncher