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Unicorn Storage Box

Americana Decor® Chalky Finish™

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Unicorn Storage Box

designed by Morena Hockley

Turn a wood crate into a whimsical unicorn with Chalky Finish paint!

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Learn more about Americana Decor® Chalky Finish™.

SUPPLIES

Americana Decor® Chalky Finish™ Paint

  • Everlasting (ADC01)
  • Refreshing (ADC13)
  • Reminisce (ADC30)
  • Treasure (ADC19)

Glamour Dust™ Sprinkle-On Glitter

  • Crystal (DAS37)

Other supplies

  • papier mâché cone
  • tulle
  • artificial flowers
  • -hot glue gun with clear glue gun sticks
  • Unfinished Wood Crate (JoAnn)

INSTRUCTIONS

  1. Paint the crate with Chalky Finish Paint in Everlasting.  Let the first application dry, then add the second layer of paint if needed.
  2. Remove three flowers from the floral stem.  Paint each flower a different color with Chalky Finish paint.
  3. Trim a small piece from the top of a paper mache cone. Cut a curved angle on one side.
  4. Paint the cone with Chalky Finish white paint. Sprinkle Glamour Dust over the white paint and let it dry completely.
  5. Use the template to trace the unicorn eyes onto the crate.  Fill in the design with Chalky Finish Treasure.
  6. Use hot glue to attach the cone to the box, just above the handle.  Adhere the flowers to the crate around the cone. Tie tulle around the back handle to make the tail. Fill your unicorn storage box with treasures and enjoy!