Kids' Keepsake Boxes

Decorate this trio of wood keepsake boxes with colorful cutouts.

What You Need:

  • Acrylic paint
  • Decoupage medium
  • Patterned paper
  • Rub-on words, labels, cutouts
  • Blue boxes
  • Orange paint


  1. Coat each box with acrylic paint, allow it to dry, and use decoupage medium to attach patterned paper.
  2. After the glue dries, use rub-on words, labels, and cutouts to create a theme for each box.
  3. For a distressed look, drybrush the blue box with orange paint.

Designer: Erin Terrell

Sources: Patterned paper by American Crafts (block) and K&Company (stripe) / Travel cutouts by Outdoors & More / Rub-on words and acrylic paint by Making Memories / Label stickers by Pebbles Inc. / Label maker and tape by Dymo ("Disney Vacation") / Mod Podge decoupage medium by Plaid


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