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Glamour puss!

Create this kooky kitty collage using a combination of magazine cut-outs and Resene paints.

Glamour puss! - instruction sheet

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Resene kids art with Mark Rayner - Project 74

Difficulty level: Moderate

You will need: Magazine photographs of a cat, hair, jewellery, and large mouth, Piece of MDF, Resene Art Action glaze (gloss), Resene Quick Dry waterborne primer undercoat, Resene Testpots of Resene Clowning Around and Resene Sassy, Scissors, Silver sequins

Top tip: You could also add glitter to the Resene Art Action glaze for extra sparkle.

Here's another idea: This hot dog collage was made using a mixture of Resene Alabaster, Resene Havoc and Resene West Side.

Collage montage - glamour puss
Glamour puss!

Collage montage - Hot dog
Another idea: Hot dog

Step 1
Step one
Prime the MDF with one coat of Resene Quick Dry and allow to dry for two hours.
Step 2
Step two
Paint the MDF with one coat of Resene Sassy and allow two hours to dry. Paint the MDF with a second coat of Resene Sassy and, before it dries, paint a band of Resene Clowning Around across the base, as shown, allowing the two colours to blend. Leave to dry for two hours.
Step 3
Step three
Cut out the assortment of magazine photos, as shown – you might need a grown-up to help with this bit.
Step 4
Step four
Apply a generous coat of Resene Art Action glaze across the centre of the MDF, as shown.
Step 5
Step five
Place the cat cut-out onto the wet Resene Art Action glaze and press down firmly, smoothing out any wrinkles. Repeat with the jewellery, hair and mouth cutouts, as shown. Allow to dry for two hours.
Step 6
Step six
Using the sequins and Resene Art Action glaze, write the words ‘Glamour Puss’ across the painting, as shown. Allow to dry for two hours. Meow!!!

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