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« on: May 21, 2014 12:39:29 PM »

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A wooden box I made, covered with crumpled tissue paper, spray painted black then stained a few times. I hope to make more of these for nieces and nephews this year. I did this one and another at the same time then gave out the most finished at the birthday party.


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It's mostly scrapbook paper aged.


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I was trying to figure out a hidden compartment but that's going to take more planning in the beginning.


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I was too lazy to go to the hardware store and used what I had. I'll probably not do that again, too much was involved in smoothing out the holes. More pics on my blog.
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« Reply #1 on: May 21, 2014 07:12:19 PM »

This is great! The tissue paper technique worked well to give it an aged look.
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« Reply #2 on: May 21, 2014 11:49:07 PM »

Oh, my boys would love to have one! I love it!

Great job, it looks so good and makes you want to open it and explore  Cheesy
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