NAIDOC Week & Reconciliation

Celebrate indigenous culture with our NAIDOC Week craft ideas.

Australian Inspired Dot Painting

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  • Step 1Protect your work area with a splash mat. Prepare your materials and make sure you have glue and a brush on hand.
  • Step 2Attach your Australian paper shape onto a piece of A3 white cover paper using glue.
  • Step 3Start by covering Australia with green, yellow, red and pink confetti. Attach with glue.
  • Step 4Use blue confetti to cover the oceans and seas surrounding Australia.
  • Step 5Decorate with sequins. Attach with glue. Allow to dry.
  • Step 6Once dry cut around the confetti leaving a thin white border.
  • Step 7Glue your Australian dot painting to the centre of a piece of A3 blue cover paper.

Materials used in this activity

Confetti - 15g Pack
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Product Code: 10004
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CleverPatch Junior PVA Glue - 250ml
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Product Code: 10364
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Round Paint Brushes - Assorted - Pack of 30
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Product Code: 10708
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Cup Sequins - Multi - 50g Pack
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Product Code: 11126
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Cardboard Australia Shapes - White - Pack of 20
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Product Code: 12452
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CleverPatch Cover Paper - White - A3 - Pack of 250
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Product Code: 16141
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4 or more $26.39 (inc GST) $23.99 (ex GST)          
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Rainbow Cover Paper - A3 - Bright Blue - Pack of 100
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Product Code: 18175
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