A Class Project:
Make a Modeling Compound Mummy with Sarcophagus
If you are more adventurous, you can create a mummy from model compound and place it in a cardboard sarcophagus that you have decorated. Since the items shown below are sold in quantity, this makes a great class project.
For making the mummy:
For making the sarcophagus:
1. Making the Mummy:
Shape a small mummy out of the modeling compound. Make sure to measure the figure so that it will fit into the cardboard box.
2. Making the Sarcophagus:
Decorate the cardboard box using your favorite Egyptian symbols and designs.
Construct a tomb out of a larger cardboard box into which all of the sarcophagi can be placed.