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Stand and deliver!

Create this fabulous display stand for your favourite model animal with a little bit of help from Resene.

Stand and deliver! - instruction sheet

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Resene kids art with Mark Rayner - Project 105

Difficulty level: Easy

You will need: Artists’ paintbrush, Large matchbox, Plastic model animal (we used a dinosaur), PVA glue, Resene Art Action Quick Dry, Resene testpots of Resene Dark Rum and Resene Kermit

Top tip: Plastic model animals are available at most discount shops.

Here's another idea: Create a display stand for an amazing ape using Resene All Black and Resene Moroccan Spice.

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Stand and deliver!

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Step 1
Step one
Remove the inside section of the large matchbox, turn it upside down and paint it with one coat of Resene Art Action Quick Dry. Allow to dry.
Step 2
Step two
Apply two coats of Resene Dark Rum to the top and sides, allowing two hours for each coat to dry.
Step 3
Step three
Lightly dab a layer of Resene Kermit on the top, as shown, to create grass. Allow to dry.
Step 4
Step four
Fix the plastic model animal onto the display stand with PVA glue and allow to dry. Awesome!

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