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Wicker Drawer Organizer

By: Donna Dewberry

Retouch an organizer to give a piece of furniture a second life.

This project features these great brands:

  • FolkArt Home Decor Chalk Logo
supplies

MARTHA STEWART ADHESIVE STENCIL TYPEWRITER

Number Needed: 1 $9.49
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FolkArt Home Decor Chalk - Sheepskin, 8 oz. - 34151

Number Needed: 1 $9.99
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FolkArt Home Decor Chalk - Imperial, 8 oz. - 34153

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FolkArt Home Decor Chalk - Salmon Coral, 8 oz. - 34154

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FolkArt Home Decor Chalk - Black, 8 oz. - 34169

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FolkArt ® Home Decor™ Wax - Clear, 8 oz. - 34170

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instructions

Other Supplies

Lara’s Crafts 1 ½” Doll head, Lara’s Crafts 1 ½” Wheel, Lara’s Crafts 1 5/8” Candle cup, Loew Cornell wood tags-2 small ovals and 2 large ovals. Hot glue, E6000 adhesive, 2 wicker drawer holders, Natural twine, sandpaper, 1” flat brush, stencil brush

Instructions

  1. To create the legs, hot glue the candle cup to the 1 ½” wheel. Complete the legs by hot gluing the doll head to the wheel piece as shown. Repeat the same steps for all four legs. Glue the legs to the bottom of one of the drawer holders
  2. Using the E6000 Glue the two drawer holders together. Clamp in place if necessary and allow the glue to dry completely.
  3. Basecoat the drawer unit in Imperial.
  4. With the Sheepskin paint the bottom half of the wicker drawer as shown.
  5. Paint the tags in Rich Black and stencil the numbers in Sheepskin. Use the natural twine to attach the tags to the basket.
  6. Paint the Salmon Coral over the drawer unit. When it is dry sand the edges to create an aged look.
  7. Add the clear wax following the manufacturer’s instructions.

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