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Cookie Container with Mushroom Topper

Americana® Decou-Page™

Cookie Container with Mushroom Topper
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Cookie Container with Mushroom Topper

designed by Vincenza Hughes

Simply add scrapbook paper, a topper, and wooden cutouts onto a container to create a new look.

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Learn more about Americana® Decou-Page™.


Americana® Decou-Page™

  • Matte Decou-Page (DS106)

Americana® Multi-Surface Acrylics

  • Cactus (DA564)
  • Cocoa Bean (DA535)
  • Red Barn (DA507)
  • Soft Jade (DA545)

Other supplies

  • water container
  • palette or plastic plate
  • paper towels
  • scissors
  • pencil
  • 1" flat brush
  • cardboard
  • hot glue gun and glue sticks
  • assorted scrapbook paper
  • embellishments of choice (topper)
  • jute
  • container (round or bottle)
  • wooden cutouts (deer, varying sizes)


NOTE: Let dry completely between painting steps.

  1. Trace the container's plastic lid onto a piece of cardboard. Cut out and glue to the lid.
    Step 0 Example
  2. Apply two coats of Cocoa Bean to the cardboard. Allow paint to dry completely between coats.
    Step 1 Example
  3. Use a glue gun to apply the jute around the plastic lid. Adhere the mushroom topper onto the lid.
    Step 2 Example
  4. Using a 1" flat brush, apply two coats of Cactus to the entire container. Allow to dry completely between coats.
    Step 3 Example
  5. Cut out strips of scrapbook paper. Apply Americana Matte Decou-Page onto the area where the scrapbook paper will be placed. Position the scrapbook paper and smooth out with finger. Apply another coat of Decou-Page onto the scrapbook paper.
    Step 4 Example
  6. Add jute to the sides of the scrapbook paper with a hot glue gun.
    Step 5 Example
  7. Apply two coats of each Red Barn, Soft Jade, and Cocoa Bean to each of the wooden deer cutouts. Glue the wooden cutouts together with glue gun.
    Step 6 Example
  8. Apply hot glue to the back of the wooden cutouts and attach jute. Tie around the can.
    Step 7 Example