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Mod Podge Rocks! Paper Mache Book Box

Keep your most precious photos in this pretty box.

At a Glance:

#5320 Skill Level: Beginner Time:
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supplies

Mod Podge ® Mod Molds - Flowers

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $6.99
Item available exclusively at Walmart

Mod Podge ® Spouncer ® Applicators Set, 4 pc.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $3.99
Item available exclusively at Walmart

Mod Podge ® Rocks! Peel & Stick Stencils - Starlite

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $4.29
Item available exclusively at Walmart

Mod Podge ® Podgeable Glitters

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $4.29
Item available exclusively at Walmart

FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Vintage White, 2 oz.

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

FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Pure Orange, 2 oz.

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

FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Coastal Blue, 2 oz.

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

Mod Podge ® Sheer Color - Orange, 4 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $4.29
Item available exclusively at Walmart

Mod Podge ® Sheer Color - Aqua, 4 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $4.29
Item available exclusively at Walmart
instructions

Other Supplies

Paper mache book box, Wooden flower shape, Wooden or chipboard letter, Scrapbook paper, ¾” flat brush, #4 flat brush, Stencil tape, Scissors

Instructions

  1. Basecoat the front and back of book with Coastal Blue. Allow to dry. 
  2. Paint the pages and the binder with Vintage White,  
  3. Paint the wooden flower with Pure Orange and the letter with Coastal Blue. Allow to dry. 
  4. Mod Podge scrapbook paper to the entire front of book. Add a coordinating color of paper to the binder. Allow to dry. Add a top coat and allow to dry. Tape off 1” on both sides of front and paint a Coastal Blue stripe down the middle. Allow to dry. Tape off about 1/3” of the front from the bottom and apply Mod Podge with Spouncer. Sprinkle the blue glitter on top. Allow to dry and then remove excess. 
  5. Stencil the Starlite stencil with Mod Podge using the Spouncer. Quickly remove and then sprinkle with the blue glitter. Allow to dry and then remove excess glitter. Repeat until all of the front is cover with the stencil. 
  6. Fill the rose and the flowers mold with White Mold Melt. Allow to dry. Paint the small flower with the Blue Sheer Color and the rose with the Orange Sheer Color. Paint the binder with sprapbook paper with the Orange Sheer color. Allow all to dry. 
  7. Glue the wooden orange flower to the book front and then the letter on top of the flower and then the rose on top of the letter. Glue the small flowers along the book where it bends at on binder.

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.

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