I cut the entire face off the mask leaving the original ears and wig portion. After donning the mask I built up the rest of the face right atop my own skin using liquid latex and bread crumbs.Using the same technique I created a pair of monster hand gloves. You can see the work in progress pictures on a blog post I wrote here: http://etsysdarksideteam.blogspot.com/2010/10/diy-monster-gloves-for-halloween.html The Etsy Dark Side Team blog has some great Countdown to Halloween articles from our members. Such as cool Zombie make up tips and how to make realistic looking burns and scars to name a few.
Here is how the finished mask came out with the neck section added and the bloody wound.
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