Design Master Retro Holiday Boxes

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by Design Master Design Team

Design Master Retro Holiday Boxes

Decorate your gift boxes!

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:45 minutes

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Project time does not include drying time for the paint.
    Note: if using wood boxes, spray boxes with Super Surface Sealer first and let it dry before proceeding.
  • 2
    Silver Box: Spray the box top with Super Silver. Apply 2 coats. Let dry between coats. Set aside.
    Spray the box bottom with Olive Bright. Apply 2-3 coats. Let dry between coats and thoroughly before next step.
    Mask the bottom with painters tape creating a stripe pattern around the box. Trim the painters tape at the bottom edge of the box. Ensure the edges of the painters tape are firmly adhered to the box.
    Spray the exposed area with Super Silver. Apply two coats and let dry.
    Remove painters tape to expose stripe pattern.
    Glue lengths of Red ribbon to the top and bottom of the box. Adhere tags to top and bottom in desired areas.
  • 3
    Gold Box: Repeat step 2, except substitute 24KT Pure Gold for Super Silver and Holiday Red for Olive Green. Adhere Apple Green ribbon to the box top and bottom.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:45 minutes

Project Supplies

  • Design Master Colortool 12 oz. Spray Paint Premium Metals 24KT Pure Gold 104180248
  • Design Master Colortool 12 oz. Spray Paint Super Silver 104180268
  • Design Master Colortool 12 oz. Spray Paint Olive Bright 104460896
  • Design Master Colortool 12 oz. Spray Paint Holiday Red 104180259
  • Design Master 12 oz. Super Surface Sealer 104180250 (optional - see step 1)
  • Nicole™ Crafts Paper Mache Boxes or Nicole™ Crafts Wood Boxes of Your Choice
  • Morex Double Face Satin Ribbon 1-1/2 inch x 5 yard Red 104194665
  • Morex Double Face Satin Ribbon 1-1/2 inch x 5 yard Apple Green 104444705
  • Holiday Tags of Your Choice
  • Nicole™ Crafts Dual Temperature Trigger Glue Gun 104180411
  • Surebonder All Purpose Stik Glue Sticks 4 inch 50 pc. 104737928
  • Painters Tape in a Size Appropriate for Your Boxes
  • Scissors