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Cherries & Berries Crates

Reuse leftover crates from the farmers market and turn them into cute decor pieces for your kitchen decor. Perfect summer project on a warm day to keep you busy.

At a Glance:

#4721 Skill Level: Beginner Time:
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This project features these great brands:

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supplies

Delta Ceramcoat ® Acrylic Paint - Crimson, 2 oz. - 020760202W

Number Needed: 1 $1.49
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Delta Ceramcoat ® Acrylic Paint - Blue Bayou, 2 oz. - 025880202W

Number Needed: 1 $1.49
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Delta Ceramcoat ® Acrylic Paint - Dark Forest Green, 2 oz. - 020960202W

Number Needed: 1 $1.49
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Delta Ceramcoat ® Acrylic Paint - Raw Sienna, 2 oz. - 024110202W

Number Needed: 1 $1.49
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Delta Ceramcoat ® Acrylic Paint - Custard, 2 oz. - 024480202W

Number Needed: 1 $1.49
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Folkart ® Brush Sets - Artist Variety Set, 10 pc. - 50536

Number Needed: 1 $7.99
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instructions

Other Supplies

Cherry wood stain, Small wood crate, Petroleum jelly, sandpaper

Instructions

Strawberry Crate

  1. Basecoat the crate with Raw Sienna. Rub petroleum jelly along the edges.
  2. Paint the crate Blue Bayou. Sand the edges.
  3. Paint the word “Delicious” in Custard.
  4. Paint the strawberries with Red Apple. Paint the stems Dark Forest Green and the seeds Raw Sienna.

Cherry Crate

  1. Basecoat the tray with Raw Sienna. Apply petroleum jelly to the edges.
  2. Paint the crate Custard. Sand the edges.
  3. Paint the word “Sweet” with Bayou Blue.
  4. Paint the cherries with Crimson. Paint the stems Raw Sienna.
  5. Apply a thin coat of cherry stain to the both crates to create an aged look.

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.

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