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Personalized Chevron Patterned Pencil Box

Glamour Dust™ Glitter Paint

Personalized Chevron Patterned Pencil Box
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Personalized Chevron Patterned Pencil Box

designed by Micaela Spiggle

Make a Personalized Fashionable Wooden Pencil Box with a Trendy Pattern and Go Back to School in Style.

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SUPPLIES

Americana® Acrylics

  • Melon (DA251)
  • Sea Breeze (DA256)

Glamour Dust™ Glitter Paint

  • Ice Crystal (DGD09)

Primers, Sealers, and Finishes

  • DuraClear® Matte Varnish (DS60)

Other supplies

  • tracing paper
  • transfer paper
  • ruler
  • pencil
  • #2 round brush
  • screwdriver
  • 3/4" flat brush
  • #6 flat brush
  • medium wooden box (with latch and handle)

INSTRUCTIONS

NOTE: Let dry between steps

  1. Print off pattern.
  2. Use screwdriver to remove hardware from box.
  3. Use pencil and ruler to trace border on front. Refer to brackets for placement of lines.
  4. Use 3/4” flat brush with Sea Breeze to paint outer border of lid and edges and White for lid center. Rinse brush.
  5. Use same brush with Melon to paint whole bottom of box. Rinse brush.
  6. Use pencil to trace and transfer pattern on lid.
  7. Use 3/4” flat brush with Sea Breeze to paint oval. Rinse brush.
  8. Use #6 flat brush with Melon to paint every other chevron zigzag. Rinse brush.
  9. Use #2 round brush with Snow White to paint name. Rinse brush. Let dry completely.
  10. Use same brush with Ice Crystal to embellish name. Rinse brush.
  11. Use 3/4 flat brush and DuraClear varnish to seal. Let dry between coats.