Sugar skulls are more popular now than they have ever been before. Once a simple way for Mexicans to honor their deceased loved ones, sugar skulls have now become the new trend in mainstream culture, appearing on apparel and merchandise across the country. Now you can create your own with this fun DIY kit.
The art of making sugar skulls to honor the dead has been a long-standing tradition for Dia de los Muertos or Day of the Dead. Included in this kit is everything you need to paint a mini-size sugar skull including 4 pots of paint, 1 paintbrush, gems and sequins, 1 pot of glitter, 1 piece of ribbon, and a skull. Also included is an illustrated 32-page book on the history of sugar skulls and how to decorate your own.