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Holiday Tree Boxes and Gift Tag

By: Donna Dewberry

At a Glance:

#4319 Skill Level: Beginner Time:
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This project features these great brands:

  • Mod Podge Logo

FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Apple Red, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $1.59
Item available exclusively at Walmart

FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Pure Black, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $1.59
Item available exclusively at Walmart

Mod Podge ® Dimensional Magic, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $6.29
Item available exclusively at Walmart

Mod Podge ® Matte, 4 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $4.99
Item available exclusively at Walmart

Other Supplies

Paper mache stacked boxes, Scrapbook paper, Scissors, 2 ¾” x 5 ½” Wood tag, Drill, Blue yarn, Ruler


1.      Basecoat the wood tag with Apple Red. Drill a hole in the top center as shown.

2.      Cut a 4” triangle shape from the flower patterned paper and a small piece of stripe for the trunk. Paint the words “To” and “From” on the tag with Pure Black. Adhere the tree to the tag with Mod Podge.

3.      Apple a coat of Dimensional Magic to the tree and trunk.

4.      For the larger box cut 5” wide piece of brown paper long enough to wrap around the bottom of the box. Cut an additional piece of paper long enough the wrap around the lid of the box. Adhere to the box with Mod “Podge.

5.      For the same box cut a 3” wide piece of striped paper the length of the bottom and top of the box. Adhere to the the lid and base as shown with Mod Podge.

6.      Repeat the same steps in 4 and 5 using the measurements listed. Middle box: 4” wide brown paper and 2” wide striped paper. Top box: 3” wide brown paper and 1 ½” wide striped paper.

7.      Stack the boxes and tie together with yarn and attach the tag to the front as shown.

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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.

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