DecoArt Sunny Apple Crate

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by DecoArt Design Team

DecoArt Sunny Apple Crate

Store things in a cute container!

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:2 hours

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Let paint dry between steps. Project time does not include this drying time.
  • 2
    Paint the inside of bin or crate Calypso Blue with the flat brush. (Add another coat if needed to make the color opaque.)
  • 3
    Paint the outside of the bin or crate Cadmium Yellow with the flat brush.
  • 4
    Using the sponge brush, stamp circles around the crate by alternating Dragon Fruit and Jack-O'-Lantern Orange.
  • 5
    Using liner brush, add Margarita and Calypso Blue for leaves.
  • 6
    After all paint is dry, add some line detail with Black marker. Roughly trace around the circles to make apple shapes. Add a stem and leaves to each apple.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:2 hours

Project Supplies

  • DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Cadmium Yellow 104106586 (2)
  • DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Calypso Blue 104106651 (2)
  • DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Dragon Fruit 104770329
  • DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Jack-O'-Lantern 104106646
  • DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Margarita 104770327
  • Wood Crate (or perhaps Woodline Works Wood Storage Bin with Handle 104148676)
  • Nicole™ Crafts Sponge Brush 2 inch 104114525
  • Princeton Artist Brush Co. Brush Select Synthetic Liner 1 104464145
  • Princeton Artist Brush Co. Brush Synthetic Bristle Flat 6 104464405
  • Sharpie Permanent Marker Fine Point Black 104128524
  • Water Container
  • Palette or Plastic Plate
  • Paper Towels