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DIY Wood Crate Shelf Unit

Give old pallet crates a second life as a shelving unit with FolkArt Home Decor Chalk.

At a Glance:

#5933 Skill Level: Beginner Time:
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This project features these great brands:

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supplies

FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Gray Owl, 2 oz. - 2656

Number Needed: 1 $1.59 $1.10
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FolkArt Home Decor Chalk - Metallic Gold, 8 oz. - 34804

Number Needed: 1 $7.99
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FolkArt ® Home Decor™ Wood Tint - Walnut, 8 oz. - 34854

Number Needed: 1 $7.99
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FolkArt Home Decor Chalk - Maui Sand, 8 oz. - 34932

Number Needed: 1 $7.99
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FolkArt Home Decor Chalk - Turkish Tile, 8 oz. - 36020

Number Needed: 1 $7.99
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FolkArt Home Decor Chalk - English Lavender, 8 oz. - 36022

Number Needed: 1 $7.99
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FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Maroon, 2 oz. - 415

Number Needed: 1 $1.59
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instructions

Other Supplies

FolkArt ® Home Decor™ Chalk - Cobblestone, 8 oz. #36021, Two small CD crates, Four large crates, Large brush, Soft cotton rag, Three large mason jars, Sandpaper

Instructions

  1. Tint or Stain the outside of each crate with Walnut Wood Tint. Allow to dry.
  2. Paint inside of each crate color shown in photo, let dry and apply second coat. Sand lightly.
  3. Stack and assemble crates as desired to create small shelf unit.
  4. Wash and dry mason jars. Paint jars with Metallic Gold Chalk paint and let dry. Sand jars to create distressed look. Paint bottom of each jar with FolkArt Maroon, let dry.

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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