Moms

Make it: Valentine's Keepsake box

Make this "lovely" box for your own keepsakes or decor. Or give it as a gift.

Supplies (Available at craft stores):

Heart shapped cardboard boxScrapbook paper (black, white and red theme)Love related scrapbooking lettersRed craft paintFoam brushesScissorsMod PodgeGlitter glueGlitter embellishmentsStick on jewel embellishments

Directions:

Mix red craft paint with a bit of water.

Brush a light coat of red paint on outside of heart box. Let dry. Don't apply too generously or box will buckle.

Trace heart on back of scrapbook paper. Cut heart about 1/4 inch inside of the traced line.

Use foam brush and Mod Podge to attach cut out heart to top of box. Let dry.

Cut strips from scrapbook paper for the sides of top and bottom of box.

Use foam brush and Mod Podge to attach cut out heart to top of box. Let dry.

With a foam brush coat box with a light layer of glitter glue.

Attach other pre-made and cut out heart shapes to box. Coat flat shapes with a thin layer of Mod Podge.

Attach glitter and rhinestone embellishments.

Project time: 2 hours (drying time included)

  Comments