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Tea Storage Box with Flowers

Vintage Effect Wash™

Tea Storage Box with Flowers
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Tea Storage Box with Flowers

designed by Jessica Alea

Get ready for tea time with this painted floral tea box using Vintage Effect Washâ„¢.

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Learn more about Vintage Effect Wash™.

SUPPLIES

Americana® Acrylics

  • Burgundy Wine (DAO22)
  • Cranberry Wine (DA112)
  • Peacock Teal (DA326)
  • Primary Yellow (DA201)
  • Scarlet (DA345)

Vintage Effect Wash™

  • Black (DCW01)
  • Gold (Metallic) (DCW19)

Other supplies

  • water container
  • palette or plastic plate
  • paper towels
  • papier mâché box (or similar; ie. memory box)
  • paintbrushes

INSTRUCTIONS

  1. Paint the box in Black. Allow to dry and re-apply. Dry-brush the box with Gold (Metallic).
    Step 0 Example
  2. Using the provided pattern, paint the flower background in Primary Yellow. Paintthe stems and leaves in Peacock Teal and Cranberry Wine; shade with Burgundy Wine; and highlight with Scarlet, leaving Primary Yellow as the outline.
    Step 1 Example
  3. Using the provided pattern, paint the "tea" sign in Primary Yellow, Peacock Teal, and Burgundy Wine. (See photo for details and placement.) Let dry, Once dry, fill the box with favorite teas.
    Step 2 Example