If you follow Darcy on her wonderful blog , you will have seen her fantastic idea's for recycling boxes to create more storage (lets face it, we all need storage).
So I needed some storage for the variety of acrylic stamps I have from various companies.
A friend of mine gave me some boxes that would normally be thrown away at the hospital where she works and they are the perfect size to fit A5 plastic wallets.
Once dry, I used a mask with Tesco Every Day Value All Purpose Filler to create the lattice work.
Stupidly I did the sides then realised that I will be putting the boxes side by side so there's no real need to do this (so the next one won't have it).
Once it was all dry, I painted papermania 'linen' acrylic paint over and left it to dry.
Then, using a sponge, I used Tesco Go Create metallic paint in gold, copper & purple randomly over the front to give a 'weathered' effect.
Finally I used some copper Liquid leaf over the raised area and added
the book-plate with a handwritten label
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