Pot o' Gold Candy Box

Materials

  • Cardstock: black, green
  • Green glitter
  • Double-sided tape
  • Adhesive-foam squares

Basic Supplies

scissors, ruler, newspaper (to cover work surface)

Directions

STEP 1

  • Measure and cut 3-1/2”x6-1/2” black cardstock rectangle. Measure and mark at 1/2”, 2”, 3-1/2”, and 5” along long length. Fold on marks, scoring lines. Turn rectangle 1/4 turn; mark 1-1/2” along length and score on line.

STEP 2

  • Cut 1-1/2” score lines creating tabs. Fold on remaining scored lines. Use double-sided tape to overlap tabs on bottom. Use double-sided tape to glue 1/2” tabs inside, finishing box shape.

STEP 3

  • Print out pattern. Glue pot shapes on front and back of box.

STEP 4

  • For handle, measure and cut 1/2”x5” black cardstock strip. Glue ends of strip on either side of box.

STEP 5

  • Cut four-leafed clover from green cardstock. Apply glue; sprinkle with green glitter. Use foam square to glue clover on front of box.
by Keri Lee Sereika

Patterns

http://dd4t7shsv7606.cloudfront.net/patterns/908/03bd87eb-387b-443f-a8ed-9354655024ea.pdf



Pot o' Gold Candy Box
Pot o' Gold Candy Box