First off, don’t panic. Yes, that is a Christmas tree you see in the picture above. However, we’re not getting in to holiday craft panic mode just yet. Pam of Gingerbread Snowflakes has started a few Christmas in July posts, and this one really caught my eye. She shows how to make these mini piñatas using a slight variation on traditional paper mâché. In her tutorial, the mini piñatas are used to make an advent calendar, but I could see these being also used for loads of events throughout the year.
How-To: Make Mini Piñatas