Dotty Drawings

Dotty Drawings is a simple game, suitable for young children but amusing enough to provide a challenge for adults and older children.

Age: All ages

No. of players: 2 or more

Equipment: Paper and pen/pencil per player

Time: 5 minutes+

Aim: To create an unusual picture from six random dots.

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1. Each player draws six random dots on their page. The pages are shuffled and handed out again. It does not matter if a player receives their own page back.

2. Players must use the dots to complete a picture of anything at all, such as unusual animals, a funny face, a landscape, a building, whatever. Players have only three minutes to finish their picture.

3. Players then take turns to show their drawing to everyone else. You may find a budding artist among your players or you may decide that Rembrandt has nothing to worry about. It's all about having fun!

Variation:
Instead of dots, each player can draw three random lines (straight or curved) or shapes for another player to complete. In this case, players should not complete their own page.


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