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Father’s Day Desk Organizer

At a Glance:

#2506 Skill Level: Intermediate Time:
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This project features these great brands:

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supplies

FolkArt ® Metallics - Taupe, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $2.59
Item available exclusively at Walmart

FolkArt ® Metallics - Sequin Black, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $2.59
Item available exclusively at Walmart

FolkArt ® Metallics - Silver Sterling, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $2.59
Item available exclusively at Walmart

FolkArt ® Metallics - Copper, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $2.59
Item available exclusively at Walmart

FolkArt ® Metallics - Peridot, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $2.59
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Mod Podge ® Matte, 8 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $7.29
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instructions

Other Supplies

3 coordinating pieces of 12" X 12" scrapbook paper, 7" x 9" wooden plaque, 4" paper maché round box (not lid), Small paper maché chest, Small wooden "old timer" car or similar wood keepsake, 4 silver brads, 1 silver bead, 2" 20 gauge wire, 4 felt pads, Paintbrush, Sand paper, Large sharp needle or 1/16" drill bit

Instructions

  1. Sand edges of the plaque and paint Sequin Black.
  2. Paint inside of boxes Peridot.
  3. Detail paint car with Silver Sterling, Copper and Taupe and set aside.
  4. Paint outside crevices of chest Sequin Black.
  5. Decoupage plaque top and sides using Mod Podge and coordinating papers. Allow to dry and then apply an additional coat.
  6. Decoupage boxes using strips of coordinating paper to add decorative detail, allow to dry and give a second coat.
  7. Make a decorative “Dad” tag to attach to pencil holder with brads.
  8. Using a large sharp needle or 1/16” drill bit, make holes to attach bead to chest and pilot holes in pencil holder for brads.
  9. Attach bead to chest and "Dad" tag to pencil holder.

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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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