I Want To Create For
Crafting for Occasions
0 items
Shopping Cart

Fun Valentine Box Idea - XOXO Tote

not yet rated   AT A GLANCE
 
Skill Level: Intermediate
Time:
THIS PROJECT FEATURES THESE GREAT BRANDS:
INSTRUCTIONS & SUPPLIESREVIEWS

Supplies

Apple Barrel ® Colors - Bright Red, 2 oz.
Item #20501
Versatile, high quality acrylic paint for crafts. Excellent coverage. Fast-drying. Use on all porous surfaces. All colors are AP certified non-toxic and waterbased.

$0.99

Apple Barrel ® Colors - White, 2 oz.
Item #20503
Versatile, high quality acrylic paint for crafts. Excellent coverage. Fast-drying. Use on all porous surfaces. All colors are AP certified non-toxic and waterbased.

$0.99

FolkArt ® Peel & Stick Painting Stencils™ - Alphabet - Old School, 5/8"
Item #30749
Painting with FolkArt Enamels couldn't be easier with new Peel & Stick Painting Stencils! Simply position stencil on glass or ceramic project surface, press in place and fill in pre-cut designs with paint! Stencils work great on curved or flat surfaces because of their special adhesive backing. Each stencil features several coordinating motifs. Stencils can be repositioned for up to 20 uses, and firmly adhere to project surface - preventing run-unders.

$5.29

Mod Podge ® Gloss, 8 oz.
Item #CS11201
Mod Podge ® is quick-drying for multiple coat build up and dries clear. Can be sanded to a smooth finish. Cleans up easily while wet with soap and water. Certified AP non-toxic; waterbase. Mod Podge ® is an all in one decoupage glue, sealer and finish

$7.29

Other Supplies
ColorBok Signature Paper #68247B Hopscotch
Cereal box
Pink satin ribbon
Scissors
Ruler

Instructions

  1. Carefully disassemble the cereal box. Measure the box 9.5” from the bottom (not including the box flaps) and cut the top off.
  2. Measure the box 6” from the bottom, not including the box flaps. This is where the handles will start. Cut the handles as shown.
  3. Cut two 6” x 12” pieces of the arrow paper and Mod Podge to the outside top of the box. Cut two 3.5” x 12” diagonal striped pieces of paper and Mod Podge to the bottom half of the box.
  4. When the Mod Podge is dry, trim any excess paper around the handles.
  5. Mod Podge the black and red circle pattern paper to the inside of the box. Trim any excess paper when the glue is dry.
  6. Reassemble the box and adhere with hot glue.
  7. Cut a 3” heart from the light green paper. Stencil the "XOXO" to the heart with Bright Red.
  8. Lightly dry brush the White to the heart to resemble a candy conversation heart. Mod Podge the heart to the box as shown. Apply a thin layer of Mod Podge to the entire box.
  9. When the Mod Podge is dry, hot glue the pink satin ribbon and bow to the box.
Disclaimer: The information found in each project is presented in good faith, but no warranty is given, nor results guaranteed, nor is freedom from any patent to be inferred. Since we have no control over physical conditions surrounding the application of information herein contained, Plaid Enterprises, Inc. disclaims any liability for untoward results.

Important: Please be sure to thoroughly read the instructions for all products, paying particular attention to all cautions and warnings shown to ensure the proper and safe use of the product.

Copyright: All Rights Reserved. No part of this Project may be reproduced in any form without permission in writing, except for your personal use, except by reviewer, who may in reviewing this project, quote brief passages in a magazine or newspaper.