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Name tag

It’s easy to create this cool name tag with a little bit of help from Resene.

Name tag - instruction sheet

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Resene kids art with Mark Rayner - Project 120

Difficulty level: Moderate

You will need: Paintbrushes (including small artists’ brush), Resene paint stirrer, Resene Art Action Quick Dry, Resene testpots of Resene Kermit, Resene Rocket and Resene Surfs Up, Sandpaper, Saw, Wool

Top tip: You could also make a name tag from thick cardboard.

Here's another idea: This cool name tag was made from the end of an old wooden paintbrush and painted with Resene Fizz and Resene Gobstopper.

Name tag
Name tag

Cool name tag Another idea: Cool name tag

Step 1
Step one
Create a name tag shape by cutting a piece from the end of a Resene paint stirrer and smooth with sandpaper – you may need a grown up to help with this bit.
Step 2
Step two
Apply one coat of Resene Art Action Quick Dry to the name tag and allow two hours to dry.
Step 3
Step three
Apply two coats of Resene Kermit to the name tag and allow two hours for each coat to dry.
Step 4
Step four
Paint the edge and around the hole on the name tag with Resene Surfs Up. Allow two hours to dry.
Step 5
Step five
Paint your name onto the name tag using Resene Rocket and allow two hours to dry.
Step 6
Step six
Thread the name tag onto a piece of wool, as shown, and tie the ends. How neat is that?

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