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Giant dice

It’s fun to make these giant dice out of two wooden blocks and Resene testpots.

Giant dice - instruction sheet

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Resene kids art with Mark Rayner - Project 130

Difficulty level: Moderate

You will need: Clean cloth, paintbrushes, Resene Quick Dry, Resene testpots of Resene Wellywood and Resene Havoc, sandpaper, two wooden blocks measuring approximately 50mm x 50mm x 50mm.

Top tip: The spots on the opposite sides of any dice always add up to seven.

Here's another idea: These dice were painted with Resene Turbo and Resene Aquamarine.

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Step 1
Step one
Carefully sand the two wooden blocks with sandpaper and then wipe clean with a clean cloth.
Step 2
Step two
Apply one coat of Resene Quick Dry to the wooden blocks and allow to dry.
Step 3
Step three
Apply two coats of Resene Wellywood to each of the wooden blocks. Allow two hours for each coat to dry.
Step 4
Step four
Paint spots on each face of the dice, as shown, and allow to dry – that’s so cool!

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