Sand wood blocks,
basecoat with a white primer.
Basecoat with Vintage
White. Using a white candle, rub the wax on the edges of the block. Basecoat
with Autumn Leaves. When the blocks are completely dry, sand the edges where
the candle wax was applied.
Mix 1 part water with
1 part Coffee Bean. Using either a soft clean rag or paper towel rub the
mixture to the blocks to give an aged look.
Lay the front of the
blocks on the back of the paper and trace. Cut out the papers and apply to the
front of the blocks with Matte Mod Podge.
Apply another coat of
Mod Podge to the entire block.
Stencil the letters to
the front of the block with Pure Black. Apply another coat of Mod Podge to the
Thread a few buttons
with twine and tie in a knot. Hot glue the buttons to the block as shown.