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Balsa Stacking City

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A portable, re-arrangeable, bright and colourful city! What more could you ask for? A simple, easily instructed activity? This Balsa Stacking City sounds like it's for you!

  • Step 1Paint your balsa blocks a variety of bright colours. Allow to Dry.
  • Step 2Use white paint to add detail to your city blocks. Think about different window and door shapes. Allow to dry.
  • Step 3Outline the white shapes with a black marker to accentuate the detail you have painted on.
  • Step 4Once your balsa city is completely dry it is ready to play with! Have fun designing and re-designing lots of different looking cityscapes!

Materials used in this activity

Balsa Wood Assortment - Pack of 150
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Product Code: 10020
EACH $21.99 (inc GST) $19.99 (ex GST)
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Round Paint Brushes - Assorted - Pack of 30
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Product Code: 10708
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CleverPatch Junior Artist Paint - 500ml - Set of 11 colours
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Product Code: 15800
EACH $108.78 (inc GST) $98.89 (ex GST)
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Product Code: 16531
EACH $14.29 (inc GST) $12.99 (ex GST)
10 or more $8.57 (inc GST) $7.79 (ex GST)          
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