DecoArt Striped Homework Caddy

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by Felicity Greiner, DecoArt

DecoArt Striped Homework Caddy

Take the guesswork out of homework with a colorful caddy that’ll store all your school supplies.

Create your own, snap a picture, and share using #ACMooreInspired.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:few hours + dry time

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Paint entire tote with large flat brush in Snow (Titanium) White and let dry.
  • 2
    Draw diagonals on the front and triangles on the handle, and then use small flat and round brushes to paint the triangles and diagonals Ocean Blue, Coral Blush, Pistachio Mint, and Primary Yellow. If you need help with the shapes, download and print the project template, then use it and the transfer paper to add the shapes to the tote.
  • 3
    Using a small round brush, paint "HOMEWORK" on the front and a name inside the triangles with Lamp Black. Paint a line connecting the triangles Lamp Black as well. Tip: write in with a pencil first to get the placement to your liking.
  • 4
    Paint entire clipboard in Snow (Titanium) White and let dry. Once dry, use several sizes of sponge pouncers to add circles in Ocean Blue, Coral Blush, Primary Yellow, and Pistachio Mint. Tape off stripe on manila folder and paint in Ocean Blue. Paint screw-on lids of Mason jars in Canary.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:few hours + dry time

Project Supplies

  • •DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paint in Snow (Titanium) White, Lamp (Ebony) Black, Primary Yellow, Pistachio Mint, Ocean Blue & Coral Blush as well as DecoArt Multi-Surface Acrylic Paint in Canary
  • •Nicole™ Crafts Wooden Tote, Pouncers & Transfer Paper
  • •Two Ball Mason Jars
  • •3M Painters Tape
  • •Clipboard, Manila Folder, Ruler, Pencil, Large Flat Brush, Small Round Brush & Small Flat Brush
Download Project Template