Wednesday, February 4, 2015

Alered box and tin

I have two projects to share. They are both inspired by Mai Larsen.

Creating With Details

These two are an altered wooden box from Mai's A shop Creating With Details.

                                       This is a tin box from Mai's shop.

Altered Box

How to alter a Cross

Supplies needed:

 Most of my supplies came from

Supplies Neeed:
The supplies are only a suggestions. You can use what you have.

Wood Box-Recessed Lid - Rectangle - 6 x 3-1/2 x 2-1/16 inches
Gesso (made my own)
Paint brush
white glue (for crakling)
heat gun
jump rings
rose nose pliers
hot glue gun
glue sticks

Step 1 :
Cover the box with Gesso. (did mine in black Gesso)

Step 2:

Put white glue on it. Once the glue gets tack. Then put your glue on. Put the paint on with one stroke. All the strokes have to go the same way.