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Medium Shabby Chic Box with Lid

Popular shabby chic box is easy to make but elegant to look at.

At a Glance:

#4454 Skill Level: Advanced Time:
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This project features these great brands:

  • Acrylic Paint Logo
  • FolkArt Stencils Logo
supplies

FolkArt ® Painting Stencils - Large - Summer Floral

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $5.99
Item available exclusively at Walmart

FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Jamaican Sea, 2 oz.

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

FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Dark Brown, 2 oz.

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

FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Titanium White, 2 oz.

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

FolkArt ® Metallics - Sahara Gold, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $2.59
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Plaid ® Wood Surfaces - Nesting Boxes, Set of 3

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $9.99
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instructions

Other Supplies

Flat brush ¼”-1/2”, Stencil brush ½”, Four wood turnings for feet, Porcelain finial knob, Glue, Sandpaper, Wax stick or white candle

Instructions

  1.  Base coat medium box Dark Brown. Rub wax stick or candle over surface. Paint box Jamaican Sea. Let dry and sand lightly to create weathered effect.
     
  2.  Paint lid and four turnings Sahara Gold.
     
  3. Stencil floral images around box in Titanium White. Sand images lightly when dry if a more weathered look is desired.
     
  4. Glue turnings to bottom of box and finial knob to lid to finish.

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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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