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You star!

Create your own fabulous star box using Resene paints and a cool Resene KidzColour sticker.

You star! - instruction sheet

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Resene kids art with Mark Rayner - Project 41

Difficulty level: Easy

You will need: Paintbrushes, Plain cardboard star box (ours came from ‘Spotlight’), Resene Art Action metallic paint in Resene Scotty Silver, Resene KidzColour sticker, Resene Quick Dry waterborne primer undercoat, Resene testpot of Resene Bullitt

Top tip: If you want your box to have an even shinier look, apply one coat of Resene Multishield+ gloss (now Resene Concrete Clear) to the lid and allow two hours to dry before putting on the sticker.

Here's another idea: Use a testpot of Resene Flash Point on the base and a Resene Art Action pot of Resene Bullion on the lid to create a rich gold effect.

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You star!

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Step 1
Step one
Paint both the inside and outside of the lid and base of the box with one coat of Resene Quick Dry waterborne primer undercoat and leave for about one hour to dry.
Step 2
Step two
Paint the inside and outside of the base of the box with two coats of Resene Bullitt, allowing two hours for each coat to dry.
Step 3
Step three
Paint the inside and outside of the lid of the box with two coats of Resene Scotty Silver, allowing two hours for each coat to dry.
Step 4
Step four
Place a Resene KidzColour sticker in the centre of the lid and fill the box with all your favourite secret stuff.

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