Dad's Wooden Tool Tote

Dad's Wooden Tool Tote

Posted by DecoArt on Mar 23rd 2016

Give Dad a hand with his household chores with this Father's Day wooden tool tote.


    • water container
    • palette or plastic plate
    • paper towels
    • Mason jars
    • 3/4" flat brush
    • #8 round brush
    • #8 flat brush
    • found objects
    • wooden ball
    • wooden tote
    • E6000 Glue


    1. Use a 3/4" flat brush to paint the sides and middle panel of the wooden tote in Legacy. Use a 3/4" flat brush to paint the handle in New Life.
    2. Instruction #1
    3. Use a 3/4" flat brush to paint the top and bottom panel in Everlasting. Use a #8 round brush (for thinner stripes) and a #8 flat brush (for wider stripes) to paint stripes (on the unpainted panels only) in Romance, Legacy, and Everlasting. Use sandpaper to lightly distress the wooden crate.
    4. Instruction #2
    5. Use found objects to spell out "dad" and adhere to the middle wooden panel with E6000 Glue.
    6. Instruction #3
    7. Use a #8 flat brush to paint the lid of one Mason jar in Everlasting. Wipe back with a paper towel.
    8. Instruction #4
    9. Use a #8 flat brush to paint a wooden ball/knob in Legacy. Use E6000 Glue to adhere the wooden ball/knob to the Mason jar lid. Place both Mason jars in the wooden tote.
    10. Instruction #5