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Paper Mache Glossary

Check out this paper mache glossary. Find out the definition of words commonly used when making paper mache crafts.

Acrylic Paint
This paint is made from synthetic materials that are water soluble while wet but once dry....

Acrylic Sealant Spray
Definition of the crafting term 'Acrylic Sealant Spray' - A clear coating applied to finished projects to protect and enhance...

Chicken Wire
Definition of the crafting term 'Chicken Wire' - Is a mesh of thin, flexible galvanized wire, with hexagonal gaps...

Gloss Finish
A lustrous, shiny, surface such as that on photographs...

Masking Tape
Masking tape is a type of adhesive tape made of easy-to-tear paper...

Matte Finish
A dull, nonglossy finish often used when referring to...

Paper Mache
A crafting technique which uses pieces of paper...

Paper Mache Form
Definition of the crafting term 'Paper Mache Form' - the base or framework for your paper mache project...

Paper Mache Paste
Definition of the crafting term 'Paper Mache Paste' - a liquid adhesive usually made using flour and water...

Paper Mache Pulp
Definition of the crafting term 'Paper Mache Pulp' - a thick mixture used for adding details and dimension to paper mache project...

Resin Glue Powder
Definition of the crafting term 'Resin Glue Powder' - is a powdered adhesive that, once mixed with water, create a very strong glue...

Sculpture
Definition of the crafting term 'Sculpture' - A three-dimensional work of art...

Varnish
Definition of the crafting term 'Varnish' - A clear coating applied to finished projects to protect and enhance...

Wheat Paste
Definition of the crafting term 'Wheat Paste' - a liquid adhesive usually made using wheat flour and water...

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