DecoArt® Treats Crate

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by DecoArt® Design Team

DecoArt® Treats Crate

The DecoArt® Treats Crate has so many different uses - to hold the goodies you get trick or treating, to store your Halloween-themed CDs, to hold the goodies you are giving out to trick-or-treaters or maybe something else? It's up to you!

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1 hour

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Project time does not include drying time. Allow paint on shapes to dry before attaching them to crate.
  • 2
    Paint crate Lavender and let it dry completely while you paint the other shapes.
  • 3
    Paint the star Marigold. Paint the circle Bright Orange. Paint the sign Sour Apple.
  • 4
    Use wire cutters to cut the dowel into two, 6 inch pieces. Paint the dowel Purple Cow.
  • 5
    Use a pouncer and Purple Cow to stamp dots on the crate.
  • 6
    Print out template. Trace and transfer treats onto wood sign. Use Green glitter glue to write the letters.
  • 7
    Brush Gold Craft Twinkles paint over star.
  • 8
    Use Black Craft Twinkles writer to make the pumpkin's face.
  • 9
    Position pumpkin onto dowel and adhere it to dowel with glue. Then glue dowel to crate. Position star onto dowel and adhere it to dowel with glue. Then glue dowel to crate.
  • 10
    Curl Orange and Green chenille stems, position on crate and adhere to crate with glue. Create a stem for the pumpkin out of the Green foam, adhere onto pumpkin. Glue sign onto crate front.
  • 11
    If you are going to use the crate to hold small candies, it may be helpful to put a piece of foam, cardboard or something along the bottom to ensure the candies do not fall out.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1 hour

Project Supplies

  • Woodline Works Wood Crate 25 CD 104148670
  • DecoArt® Craft Twinkles® Glitter Paint 2 oz. Gold 104106721
  • DecoArt® Americana® Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Bright Orange 104106645 (2)
  • DecoArt® Craft Twinkles Writer 2 oz. Christmas Red 104106738
  • DecoArt® Craft Twinkles Writer 2 oz. Black 104106740
  • Nicole™ Crafts Glitter Glue 4 oz. Green 104277423  DecoArt® Americana® Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Lavender 104106662 (3)
  • DecoArt® Americana® Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Purple Cow 104521667
  • DecoArt® Americana® Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Marigold 104106627
  • DecoArt® Americana® Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Sour Apple 104521655
  • Nicole™ Crafts Chenille Stems 6 mm 25 pc. Multi-Color 104277481
  • Nicole™ Crafts Foamtastic™ Sheet 9 inch x 12 inch Lime Green 104258607
  • Lara's Crafts New Image Company Wood Star 1-1/2 inch x 1/4 inch 104139824
  • Lara's Crafts New Image Company Wood Disc/Circle 3 inch 6 pc. 104139799
  • Lara's Crafts New Image Company Wood Sign 10-1/2 inch 104146190
  • Nicole™ Crafts Wood Dowel 1/8 inch x 36 inch 104146928
  • Panacea™ Heavy Duty 8 inch Wire Cutters 104455865
  • Nicole™ Crafts Econo Tracing Pad 9 inch x 12 inch 30 pc. 104135777
  • Loew-Cornell® White Transfer Paper 9 inch x 13 inch 4 pc. 104548578
  • Aleene's® 4 oz. Original Tacky Glue® 104148018
  • Daler-Rowney Simply Simmons Brush Flat Wash Size 3/4 104118914
  • Nicole™ Crafts Foam Pouncer 3 pc. Mini 104110702
  • Water Container
  • Palette or Plastic Plate Paper Towels
  • Pen or Stylus
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