DIY Baby Dinosaurs

In this page, you will learn how to DIY realistic baby dinosaurs – 5 Steps. What’s more, there is a list of all necessary materials & tools.

Firstly, you need to prepare the following materials & tools:

Dinosaur Costume Foam


Dinosaur Costume Silicone


Dinosaur Costume Silk Stockings

Silk Stockings

Dinosaur Costume Oil Colors

Oil Colors

Dinosaur Costume Board Marker

Board Marker

Dinosaur Costume Knife


Dinosaur Costume Soldering Iron

Soldering Iron

Dinosaur Costume Scraper


Dinosaur Costume Spray Gun

Spray Gun

Dinosaur Costume Air Compressor

Air Compressor

Five Steps to Make Realistic Baby Dinosaurs DIY Video


Step One: Making Eyes

Prepare one pair of transparent Plastic Eyes and DIY the painting pattern as you wish.


Step Two: Molding & Sculpting

You need several pieces of foam to draw and sculpt the baby dinosaur shape. Basically, the idea foam size is 100 X 50 X 50cm(L*W*H ). If you don’t have suitable size, glue small pieces together.


Step Three: Texture by soldering iron

You can google “dinosaur texture” and then DIY drawing on the baby dinosaur body. For instance, lifelike textures can be found here (shutterstock).


Step Four: Creating Skin

Coat the silicone on the foam and scrape it. Then glue the silk stockings on the foam. Finally, press on the silk stockings until the texture is shown.


Step Five: Painting

Homemade way is draw on the dinosaur by brush with oil colors.

Professional way is as follows:

Mix the prepared oil colorssilicone and gasoline, then put them into spray gun. After that, connect the spray gun and aircompressor with PU pipe. Finally spray your favorite color on the baby dinosaur.

The baby dinosaur puppet DIY are fantastic for children to make imaginative play! Now start to make your own.

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It’s great milestone to your first DIY baby dinosaurs, right? Do you want to see more realistic baby dinosaur puppet?