An easy and inexpensive craft project for Valentine's Day.
Paper Mache boxes are the perfect canvas for creativity and these heart shaped boxes were only $1 at the dollar store.
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Paper Mache Box
Acrylic Craft Paint
Embellishments - Ribbon, Beads, Buttons, Scrapbook Paper, Foam Stickers, Glitter and more.
Glue or Glue Gun
Cover your work surface with newspaper to protect the table.
Squeeze some acrylic craft paint onto a paper plate.
With a paint brush, paint the box and allow it to dry completely. If the paint does not cover the box completely, paint it with a second coat.
Embellish the top and sides of the box as desired.
Hand-decorated boxes can be filled with candy or a gift card for that someone special on Valentine's Day. After Valentine's Day, the boxes can be used to store mementoes, jewelry, treasures and more.
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Primary Sample Pack. Crafter's Acrylic is an all-purpose acrylic paint for simple basecoating and craft projects. Primary Sample Pack contains the following six colors: White, Christmas Red, Bright Yellow, Holiday Green, Truly Blue and Black.
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4 ounce. This glue is superior on fabric silk burlap paper trimming decorating and jewelry excellent for miniatures and was especially designed for paper crafts or when gluing odd surfaces such as wood metal glass ceramic paper china Styrofoam and most plastics
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