Kowhaiwhai Design Box

Materials

  • Papier-mâché box with lid, 4"

Tools

  • DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paints: Santa Red, Lamp Black, Cool White; DuraClear Satin Varnish

Basic Supplies

scissors, black marker, paintbrush, newspaper (to cover work surface)

Directions

STEP 1

  • On covered work surface, paint box lid Santa Red and box Lamp Black. Let dry. Apply second coat. Let dry.

STEP 2

  • Print and cut out pattern. Transfer pattern onto box lid.

STEP 3

  • Paint triangle shapes and ferns Cool White. Let dry. Use end of paintbrush handle to add dots around ferns and edges of design. Let dry.

STEP 4

  • Use black marker to add dots between white polka dots on pattern. Outline design.

STEP 5

  • Apply varnish over all areas of box and lid. Let dry.
by Sandy Rollinger

Patterns

http://dd4t7shsv7606.cloudfront.net/patterns/2321/86219fa6-62e4-44d8-b6bd-a8ffebf4a98c.pdf



Kowhaiwhai Design Box
Kowhaiwhai Design Box