Jewel Case Calendar

Materials

  • Clear CD jewel case
  • Cardstock: burnt orange; white (optional)
  • Magnolia Collection double-sided patterned, assorted
  • Number stickers, any type, 1/2” to 1” tall
  • Pocket calendar

Tools

  • Paints: Blue Stained Glass Color Spray Paint; Bright Blue Brights Paint Pen
  • Squeeze Personal Die-Cutting System and alphabet dies (designer used Vixen alphabet)
  • ColorBox Fluid Chalk Inkpads: Yellow Ochre; Blue Lagoon; Chestnut Roan
  • Easy-Tack Repositionable Adhesive

Directions

STEP 1

  • Carefully separate CD case at hinges. Reverse lid and reattach to create easel.

STEP 2

  • Apply number stickers down left side of lid for year; remove lid once again and place on protected work surface.

STEP 3

  • Cut 3”x4-1/2” cardstock piece to use as mask; spray back with repositionable adhesive and adhere to right side of lid. Spray paint lid blue; let dry. Remove stickers and cardstock mask. Reattach lid to base.

STEP 4

  • For pages, cut twelve 4-5/8” squares from various patterned papers; edge squares with paint pen.

STEP 5

  • Embellish pages as desired with die-cut letters, paper scraps, and calendar pages. Ink paper and calendar edges before adhering together. Remember to place month/date toward right so it will show.
by Roxi Phillips for Krylon
Jewel Case Calendar
Jewel Case Calendar Monthly Pages
Monthly Pages