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Make a Helmet | Art Activity

Create your own heroic helmet

Make a Helmet

Make a Helmet Instructions

Title: Make a Helmet

Overview: Create your own heroic helmet

Themes: Costume making and storytelling

Artworks: Turban Helmet, Ottoman, Second half of the 15th century, Steel, inlaid with silver, traces of gold, ©Department of Culture and Tourism-Abu Dhabi

Age Range: 8-15 years old

Activity Timing: 45 minutes 

Materials: Helmet template, scissors, glue stick, black felt tip pen, coloured pencils, metallic felt tips (optional)


1. Download and print the helmet template

2. Cut out all the pieces

3. Look at the design on the helmet 

4. Glue the shapes onto the helmet

5. Stick the helmet onto the head band 

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Make a Helmet
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