How to Make Papier Mâché Planets. Arts and crafts projects can be a great way to educate children. Planets and the solar system are fascinating, but a topic so vast can quickly become overwhelming for a young learner. Using papier-mâché to .
They create an outerspace picture being as creative as they want to be (aliens, etc. After they are finished with their drawing the color it in using oil pastels, then paint the whole paper black to make it look like everything is floating in space.