Tuesday, January 17, 2012

Saga Custom Dice

My homemade saga dice started as blank white dice, 24 for less than $10.  Printed the custom dice overlays from the Saga message board.  After cutting out a strip of the 6 symbols for an individual die, I sprayed the back of each strip with Elmer's spray adhesive.  

I found it easier to spray the adhesive on a strip of six, rather than spraying six individual symbols.  The longer strip tended to stay put, and the adhesive was more easily distributed.  After affixing all six sides and drying, I sprayed a few coats of a satin varnish.  I haven't quite achieved a glossy, slick finish but the dice roll and tumble just fine and look pretty cool. 

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