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Shining Rainbow Desk Organizer

Extreme Sheen™

Shining Rainbow Desk Organizer
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Shining Rainbow Desk Organizer

designed by Crimson Duvall

Organize a work space in a rainbow of color with Extreme Sheen™.

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SUPPLIES

Americana Decor® Chalky Finish™ Paint

  • Heritage (ADC09)

DecoArt® Extreme Sheen™

  • Aquamarine (DPM16)
  • Coral (DPM26)
  • Emerald (DPM22)
  • Lavender Frost (DPM29)
  • Pink Tourmaline (DPM15)

Other supplies

  • scissors
  • craft glue
  • box (Pop-Tarts or similar)
  • cardstock (white)
  • paintbrushes
  • toilet paper rolls (6)

INSTRUCTIONS

  1. Cut the top off a 12-count Pop-Tart box.
    Step 0 Example
  2. Cut the top with a scallop design. (See photo.)
    Step 1 Example
  3. Gather the paints and other materials.
    Step 2 Example
  4. Use the pattern provided to draw concentric ovals on a piece of white cardstock.
    Step 3 Example
  5. Paint each section with a different color of Extreme Sheen: Aquamarine, Pink Tourmaline, Coral, Emerald, and Lavender Frost. Allow to dry and paint a second coat.
    Step 4 Example
  6. Paint the outside of the box with Heritage. Allow to dry and paint a second coat for complete coverage. Paint Emerald onto the interior. Allow to dry completely.
    Step 5 Example
  7. Fold the dry painted cardstock in half. Cut out the oval shape and cut along the half mark.
    Step 6 Example
  8. Using glue, attach the rainbow shape onto the surface of the box.
    Step 7 Example
  9. Touch up any spots on box with the corresponding paint color.
    Step 8 Example
  10. For more stability, add six toilet paper rolls into the box. Paint, if wanted. Allow to completely dry before filling it with your favorite desk essentials.
    Step 9 Example
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