Share The Love Paper Maché Box

This charming Share the Love Box makes a great place to store those letters & mementos from that special someone.
 
 

Craft Time: 60+ minutes

Uses Recycled Items: No

Keywords: january2013, Share The Love, Paper Maché Box, wood letters, artminds

Materials

  • Paper Maché Box, 17.8 cm x 17.8 cm (7"x7")
  • Wood Letters – L, O, V and E
  • Recollections® Scrapbook Paper – Design of Choice (2)
  • Craft Smart® Acrylic Paint – White, Pink and Lime Green
  • Celebrate It® Ribbon
  • Craft Smart® Glue
  • Gel Pen – White
  • Paintbrush
  • Plaid® Mod Podge®
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Instructions

Step 1
Remove inside lid piece of box, then cover with scrapbook paper.

Step 2
Paint letters “L,V and E” Lime Green. Let dry.

Step 3
Paint “O” Pink. Let dry. Use white gel pen to add dots and dashes to outline of words.

Step 4
Paint remainder of lid white. Let dry.

Step 5
Use end of paintbrush dipped in pink paint to add dots to outer edge of lid as shown.

Step 6
Glue brown ribbon around edge of lid.