Plaid Valentine Gift Box for Him

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by Cathie Filian and Steve Piacenza, Plaid

Plaid Valentine Gift Box for Him

There's no rule that says women and girls get all the gifts on Valentine's Day. The Plaid Valentine Gift Box for Him is an attractive way to give that special man or boy in your life a present on February 14th too!

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1 hour

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Let paint and Mod Podge dry between steps. Project time does not include this drying time.
  • 2
    Paint the box and lid with Olive Green paint.
  • 3
    Trim the cardstock to fit the top and sides of the box.
  • 4
    Coat the back of each paper with Mod Podge, position onto the box, smooth any air bubbles with your finger and top coat with a layer of Mod Podge.
  • 5
    Cut a Red heart from cardstock and apply to the top of the box in the same fashion as step 4.
  • 6
    Once Mod Podge has dried, fill it with a gift for that special guy in your life!

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1 hour

Project Supplies

  • Plaid FolkArt Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Olive Green 104107541 (2)
  • Nicole™ Crafts Stencil Sponge Brush Medium 104114473 (2) or buy one and rinse it between applying Paint and Mod Podge
  • Plaid Mod Podge Waterbase Sealer Glue and Finish 8 oz. Matte 104107932
  • Nicole™ Crafts Paper Mache 4 inch Box Rectangle 104741051
  • 12 inch x 12 inch Patterned Cardstock (Your Choice)
  • Nicole™ Crafts Cardstock 8-1/2 inch x 11 inch Primary Red 104061431
  • Scissors