Here are some home-made Carnival mask designs in very simple recycled materials such as cardboard and string to give you some ideas and inspiration to help you make your children their own original masks.
Here's a hysterical mask - a hyena who loves to laugh! Made out of cardboard, acrylic paint, wool and beads.
Here's a mask of another beast of the African savannah: the zebra. Made out of cardboard, acrylic paint and for the mane, wrapping paper.
You can show us the masks you've made as well! By clicking on the link below to tell us what you think of these designs, you can register photos of your own masks.