You can do this with a fifty-fifty mix of white glue and a mixture that is one part water, one part flour. Dip newspaper strips into the papier-mache mixture and layer the strips over the craft stick structure. Continue to layer the newspaper strips over the Trojan Horse frame, criss-crossing them as you go.
DIY Horse on a Stick
The Trojan Horse is a story from the Trojan War about the subterfuge that the Greeks used to enter the independent city of Troy and win the war. In the canonical version, after a fruitless 10-year siege, the Greeks constructed a huge wooden horse and hid a select force of men inside, including Odysseus.
Glue, historically, is indeed made from collagen taken from animal parts, particularly horse hooves and bones. In fact, the word “collagen” comes from the Greek kolla, glue. … According to the company, no horse or any other animal is (currently) harmed in the making of their product.
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