DIY pinata. No mess. No paper mache. Easy. You can then put anything you want on the front for your party theme. I may do a clown for our circus party. But clowns are creepy and scary so I will have to think it over.
DIY your own traditional donkey pinata for any summer party and, obviously, Cinco de Mayo! So easy to make once you check out this tutorial! Get the kids involved for a fun afternoon craft: http://www.ehow.com/how_5022697_make-donkey-pinata.html?utm_source=pinterest.com&utm_medium=referral&utm_content=inline&utm_campaign=fanpage
These Paper Plate Carnival Masks are perfect for teaching kids about Rio Carnival, Brazil, and the Rainforest. During a study of the rainforest, read about Rio Carnival in Brazil and make your own colorful masks. Then, have your own family fun night of making colorful, feather-filled Carnival masks and watching the Carnival themed movie for kids, Rio.