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Printable Paper Dice Template Pdf: Make Your Own 6, 10 & 12 Sided Dice

Make your own dice in this fun and easy do-it-yourself (DIY) art craft project for both kids and grownups. There are many printable paper dice templates to choose from: 6-sided, 10-sided, and 12-sided dice in black & white, ivory, red, blue and green. The 10 & 12 sided dice are particularly great for role playing board games.

The neat thing about making your own dice is you can make them any size you want. The black and white templates below are pdf files, and since they were created in Adobe Illustrator, they scale to any size without pixelation. The colored dice templates are pngs. However, they have been saved at a high resolution, so they’ll look great too.

The each of the dice come in four five different colors: black and white, ivory, red, blue, and green. Finally, there’s a step-by-step tutorial near the bottom of the page showing you how to make your own dice. Have fun!

Printable 6-Sided Dice Templates

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Printable 10-Sided Dice Templates

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Printable 12-Sided Dice

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How to Make Your Own Dice

Below is a step-by-step tutorial to guide you through the process of making your own paper or cardboard 6-sided dice.

Make your own dice

Step 1: Gather your materials: Your template of choice, cardboard, scissors, a ruler, tape, x-acto knife, glue stick, and packaging tape. Laminate is optional. (Not shown)

Make your own dice

Step 2: Measure six cardboard squares that are the size of the die faces on your template. If you like, you can use another template for this. Cut out the six squares using the x-acto knife.

Make your own dice

Step 3: Build a cube using the cardboard square sides. Tape it together using the clear packaging tape.

Make your own dice

Step 4: If you like, laminate the template you will be using for the dice.

Make your own dice

Step 5: Cut out the template.

Make your own dice

Step 6: Fold the template along the appropriate creases.

Make your own dice

Step 7: Paste the template onto the cardboard cube with the glue stick. Congratulations! Your dice art craft is now complete.

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In 2010, Tim van de Vall started Dutch Renaissance Press LLC.

Dutch Renaissance Press provides high-quality free and affordable illustrations and creative content in order to…
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All the illustrations, activities, tutorials, cartoons, and printables on www.timvandevall.com were created by Tim van de Vall and are copyright 2014 Dutch Renaissance Press LLC. They may be used for personal and educational purposes only. If you are using any of this content on a website, please include a link back to www.timvandevall.com. Commercial use of this content is prohibited.

All information is accurate to the best of my knowledge. However, there is always the chance that I overlooked something or made a mistake. If you see such an error, please let send me an email, and I will look into the mistake as quickly as possible. That said, all the content on this site should be used at your own risk. I am not liable for any mistakes, mishaps or damages incurred by the use of these materials. – Tim van de Vall

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  • Mariana Stegmann 10/14/2013, 1:58 pm

    Thanks for the templates, just what I need for some math games for my grade twos !

    • Tim van de Vall 10/14/2013, 10:28 pm

      You’re very welcome, I’m glad they were useful.

  • MarioStar13 10/14/2013, 4:33 pm

    Your dice have some lovely colour!

    • Tim van de Vall 10/14/2013, 10:27 pm


  • Kai Bass 03/11/2014, 8:59 am

    Great die templates!!!! You should add 3 – 12 sided dice templates instead of 6 – 12

  • Judy Murdock 04/19/2014, 1:16 pm

    Thank you! I was hunting 10 and 12 sided dice to make a math game for our home school. Your website was very easy to access and templates were easy to download and print, even on my dinosaur computer. I appreciate that. Many thanks.


  • chris wyatt 05/18/2014, 11:40 pm

    can we get an 8 sided and 4 sided templates?


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Tim van de Vall is a digital artist who specializes in cartooning and illustration. As a citizen of the Netherlands living in the United States, Tim’s artistic style has been influenced by both American and European comic strips. Much of Tim’s art is intended for kids and focuses on the themes of adventure, exploration and imagination. When he’s not working at his drawing table, Tim makes educational materials for his blog. You can find Tim on .