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"Over the years I have made several of these. Speaking from personal experience, I can tell you that these boxes -when used in the pictured position- are not strong enough on their own to hold very many books or magazines for very long. Eventually they will sag and become an eyesore. Preventing the eyesore from happening is simple - turn the boxes on their side once they are completed, and Voila! They are an EXCELLENT way to wrangle in all that clutter and chaos we often find throughout our home and office. There is also another way to make them strong and that is to REINFORCE THEM. Personally, I like to do this when I need to use the boxes for flimsier items like loose papers that have a tendency to curl on their edges if stored on their sides or when not packed tightly. Reinforcing the boxes means you can put a lot more weight into them even while they are laying flat like they are in the picture. I reinforce my boxes with a very thin wood that can be purchased at almost any hardware store - it is called Louon (my spelling is probably off but it is pronounced LEW-ON). It is very cost-effective and extremely easy to work with. Add to this that it is VERY VERSATILE and you have a great solution to making even very flimsy projects much more stable. I hope this helps! BTW USPS boxes are legal to use BUT ONLY if you PURCHASED them OR they are USED. IF you are thinking about using new boxes that were FREE from the USPS Priority Mail Services - then you would be breaking the law. New FREE Boxes MUST be used only for Mail. Boxes that are Purchased or Used should be OK."

Spring Petals Sign

By: Cathie Filian and Steve Piacenza for Plaid

Decorate a sign spelling out "SPRING" with scrapbook papers and other embellishments. This spring craft project from Cathie & Steve is a fun way to bring color into your home.


Spring Sign


Materials:

  • 652 - FolkArt ® Metallics - Rose, 2 oz.
  • 954 - FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Fresh Foliage, 2 oz.
  • CS11205 - Mod Podge ® Gloss, 4 oz.
  • FolkArt ® Extreme Glitter™ – 2782 Glitter Hologram
  • FolkArt ® Extreme Glitter™ – 2776 Peridot
  • FolkArt ® Extreme Glitter™ – Gold
  • Papier-mâché letters that spell SPRING
  • Scrapbook paper – pink and green prints
  • Foam paintbrushes
  • Ribbon – various colors
  • Silk flower petals pink – large and small
  • Silk flower petals yellow
  • Crocheted flower trim
  • Rhinestones
  • Hot Glue

Instructions:

  1. Paint each letter with 2 coats of either fresh foliage or rose paint. Paint the fresh foliage letters with 2 coats of extreme glitter peridot and the rose letters with extreme glitter hologram. Allow for dry time in between coats.
     
  2. Trace the letters onto the back of the scrapbook paper. Cutout the letters. Apply Mod Podge to the back of the paper letters. Center on the painted letters, top coat with Mod Podge. Use your fingers to press out any air bubbles. Smooth your brush strokes.
     
  3. Hot glue ribbon around the letters. Hot glue the letters on top of each other in a layered design.
     
  4. Paint the large pink petals with extreme glitter gold. Allow to dry. Using hot glue, layer the petals, flower trim and rhinestones around the letters. Glue rhinestones to the letters in a random pattern.
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