Nicole™ Crafts Butterfly Wall Box

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by Karen Fennimore, Nicole™ Crafts

Nicole™ Crafts Butterfly Wall Box

Create a lovely wall box with butterflies as the theme. Nicole Crafts butterflies come in many sizes and colors and can be used in any type of home or holiday decor. Perfect to use in a little girls room or to combine with scrapbook paper as in this project with unfinished wood surfaces.

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:1- 1 1/2 hours

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Using small amount of Snow White paint and lots of water, brush mixture onto wall box to give a white wash effect.
  • 2
    Cut an 8 inch square from decorative paper, making sure to get the largest flower in bottom corner.
  • 3
    Measure 1/2 inch in around edges. Cut out around top and sides. Cut around flowers at bottom corner. This will create a paper frame.
  • 4
    Glue paper frame to top of wall box using Mod Podge. When dry, brush on varnish.
  • 5
    Carefully remove clip from butterfly.
  • 6
    Cut an adhesive foam disc in half. Attach one half to bottom of butterfly. Attach butterfly to wall box.

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:1- 1 1/2 hours

Project Supplies

  • Nicole™ Crafts Wall Box 8 inch x 8 inch 100388322
  • K & Company Mor Varn Paper 104724357
  • Nicole™ Crafts Feathered Friends Butterfly with Clip Pink/Purple/Blue 104745763
  • EKSuccess® 3-D Foam Adhesive Circles 104087619
  • Plaid® Mod Podge® 8 oz. Matte 104107932
  • DecoArt® Americana® DuraClear® Satin Varnish 2 oz 104387409
  • DecoArt® Americana® Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Snow (Titanium) White 104106580
  • Daler-Rowney Simply Simmons Brush Flat Shader 12 104118907