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Wood Grain Cookie Container with Fox Tag

Americana® Multi-Surface Acrylics

Wood Grain Cookie Container with Fox Tag
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Wood Grain Cookie Container with Fox Tag

designed by Bre Eggert

Decou-Page a recycled container into a new gift filled with cookies created with Americana Multi-Surface Acrylics.

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SUPPLIES

Americana® Decou-Page™

  • Matte Decou-Page (DS106)

Americana® Multi-Surface Acrylics

  • Cactus (DA564)
  • Cocoa Bean (DA535)
  • Cotton Ball (DA500)
  • Red Barn (DA507)
  • Soft Jade (DA545)

Other supplies

  • water container
  • palette or plastic plate
  • paper towels
  • scissors
  • pencil
  • tape (glittered)
  • 1/4" flat brush
  • craft glue
  • bottle or round container
  • paper tag
  • leather cord
  • 1 piece of scrapbook paper
  • cotton tip swab
  • wood shape (snowflake)
  • cork

INSTRUCTIONS

NOTE: Let dry completely between painting steps.

  1. With a damp paper towel, thoroughly clean the inside of the container. Cut a piece of wood-patterned scrapbook paper to fit the container of choice.
    Step 0 Example
  2. Apply a thin, even layer of Americana Matte Decou-Page around the outside of the container.
    Step 1 Example
  3. Wrap the paper around the container. Gently smooth out any wrinkles or bubbles with your fingers. Apply a thin, even coat of Decou-Page over the scrapbook paper.
    Step 2 Example
  4. Paint the outside of the lid with two coats of Americana Multi-Surface Acrylics in Cactus. Allow the paint to dry completely betwen coats.
    Step 3 Example
  5. Paint a cork with Red Barn.
    Step 4 Example
  6. Use a cotton swab to do Soft Jade and Cocoa Bean around the outside of the lid, alternating between the colors. Make a circle of dots of Cocoa Bean near the center of the lid. See photo as placement reference.
    Step 5 Example
  7. Using craft glue, adhere the cork to the center of the top of the lid.
    Step 6 Example
  8. Line the top and bottom of the container with red glittered tape.
    Step 7 Example
  9. Paint wooden snowflakes in Cotton Ball. Using craft glue, adhere snowflakes onto container.
    Step 8 Example
  10. On a pre-made tag, paint the background in Soft Jade. Once dried, add dots of Red Barn along the edges using a cotton swab. Tie leather cording through the hole.
    Step 9 Example
  11. Attach the tag to the cork on the lid of the container.
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