Dress It Up Monsters Inc. Photo Cube Night Light

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by Dress It Up Design Team

Dress It Up Monsters Inc. Photo Cube Night Light

Let kids create their own night lights!

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:2 hours

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Project time does not include drying time for the paint.
  • 2
    Paint the letter M Calypso Blue and let dry.
  • 3
    Take out the glass from the photo cube. Set aside for later. Paint the interior of the cube at this time.
  • 4
    Paint one side of the photo cube Citron Green and the opposite side Desert Turquoise. Let dry.
  • 5
    Paint the lid and the two remaining sides of the wood photo cube cube Bright Yellow. Let dry.
  • 6
    Cut two pointed ovals out of White foam. Cut out two circles from the Black foam. Glue a circle in the center of each oval to make an eye. Glue one eye on each side of your M.
  • 7
    Use pencil and ruler to draw stripes on the lid and two Bright Yellow sides of the photo cube.
  • 8
    Paint stripes Lamp (Ebony) Black. Paint spots of Purple Cow on the Desert Turquoise side. Let dry.
  • 9
    Paint the photo cube's lids edges Slate Grey.
  • 10
    Add monster drawings, photos and/or clip art to the photo cube's slots. A t-lite will show through most paper types.
  • 11
    Glue the letter M to the top of the lid.
  • 12
    Use wire cutters to remove shanks from buttons. Glue these buttons to the photo cube as desired.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:2 hours

Project Supplies

  • Dress It Up Buttons Monster Inc. 104798851 (2)
  • Wood Photo Cube (see project photo as a guide)
  • Nicole™ Crafts Wood Letter 6 inch M 104140396
  • DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Calypso Blue 104106651
  • DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Citron Green 104106652
  • DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Bright Yellow 104106644
  • DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Lamp (Ebony) Black 104106681
  • DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Slate Grey 104106682
  • DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Desert Turquoise 104106698
  • DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Purple Cow 104521667
  • Monster Drawings and/or Monster Photos and/or Monster Clip Art
  • Nicole™ Crafts Foamtastic™ Sheet 9 inch x 12 inch White 104258585
  • Nicole™ Crafts Foamtastic™ Sheet 9 inch x 12 inch Black 104258586
  • Daler-Rowney Simply Simmons Synthetic Acrylic and Multi Media Brush Flat Shader Size 6 104618376
  • Panacea Heavy Duty 8 inch Wire Cutters 104455865
  • Nicole™ Crafts Dual Temperature Trigger Glue Gun 104180411
  • Surebonder All Purpose Stik Glue Sticks 4 inch 50 pc. 104737928
  • Scissors
  • Ruler
  • Pencil