Time Required :
About an hour
Beginner
Beginner
You're new to the skills necessary to complete this project, or maybe you've tried them just once or twice before.

wood advent calendar

Counting down the days until Christmas is an age old tradition! This customizable advent calendar gives you 25 places to personalize as desired.
Step 1

Remove the drawers and set aside.

Step 2

Paint the base of the calendar a solid color. Let dry.

Step 3

Paint the drawers in varying colors and add details to each. This can be stripes, dots, icons etc. Let dry.

Step 4

Use a paint pen to make the drawer knobs Gold. Let dry.

Step 5
Replace the drawers.
TIP: Place notes, candy, treats, etc. inside the drawers and pull one out each day as you count down the days until Christmas!

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    • Color: Blush Pink
    • Size: 2 oz
    • Color: Blush Pink
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    • Color: Cherry
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    • Color: Cherry
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    • Color: Green
    • Size: 2 oz
    • Color: Green
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    • Color: Green
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    • Color: Hunter Green
    • Size: 2 oz
    • Color: Hunter Green
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    • Color: Hunter Green
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    • Color: Gold
    • Color: Gold
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    • Color: Kiddie Pool
    • Size: 2 oz
    • Color: Kiddie Pool
    • Size: 2 oz
    • Color: Kiddie Pool
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    • Color: White
    • Size: 2 oz
    • Color: White
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    • Color: White
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