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Eye Spy Boredom Buster Game

Americana® Acrylics

Eye Spy Boredom Buster Game
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Eye Spy Boredom Buster Game

designed by PLA Schneider

Have fun while at home with this DIY I spy boredom-busting game made with Americana® Acrylics.

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Learn more about Americana® Acrylics.


Americana® Acrylics

  • Baby Pink (DAO31)
  • Bahama Blue (DA255)
  • Cadmium Yellow (DAO10)
  • Jack-O'-Lantern Orange (DA229)
  • Lilac Meadow (DA367)
  • Primary Red (DA199)
  • Sweet Mint (DA317)

Other supplies

  • black permanent marker
  • hole punch (optional)
  • small and medium brushes
  • binder ring
  • tags (or index cards)


NOTE: If using index cards, you will also need a hole punch.

  1. Use a medium brush to paint a total of 14 tags. (Use the lighter colors from the above list.) Let dry.
    Step 0 Example
  2. Use a small brush to paint the letters of the alphabet in Primary Red, Bahama Blue, and Jack-O'-Lantern Orange. Let dry. Use a black permanent marker to outline the letters; draw three lines; and decorate the edges.
    Step 1 Example
  3. Place a binder ring through the cards. When you are ready to play, use a pencil to write in what you "spy". (The pencil can be erased over the Americana Acrylics; this way you can play again and again.)
    Step 2 Example