1. Either cut or draw
a 6” x 10” section on the graph paper. The letters
are 10” tall and either 6” or 8” wide if
it is a wider letter like; W, M, K, X, B, R, and D. The sections
or lines of each letter are 2” wide. Begin to make your
letter on the graph paper by marking off the straight lines
2” wide. The curves of the letters will become straight
line for now. Shade the squares of the graph paper to form
the letter. Cut the letter out. If you want, now you can round
off the corners.
2. Lay the paper letter on top of the Styrofoam® and trace
the letter onto it. Carefully use a plastic picnic knife to
cut out the letter from the Styrofoam®. A sawing motion
3. Lay the cut out letter face up on the scrap paper. Use
the craft stick to stir the Foam Finish™ until it is
smooth and creamy. Use the craft stick to spread an even coat
of Foam Finish™ all over the front of the letter making
sure the whole surface is covered.
4. Snip a corner off of each bag of colored sand you want
to use. Sprinkle the sand on top of the areas of the letter
that you’ve chosen for that color. Continue adding colors
of sand until the entire letter is covered. Let dry.
5. Shake off the excess sand onto the scrap paper and throw