Daisy Keepsake Box

Daisy Keepsake Box

Posted by DecoArt on Jul 31st 2016

Brighten a box for gift giving or safekeeping with Americana® Acrylics.


    • water container
    • palette or plastic plate
    • paper towels
    • stylus or pencil
    • transfer paper
    • 1" flat brush
    • liner brush
    • 3/4" flat brush
    • sponge pouncer
    • papier mâché box



    Let dry completely between painting steps.

    1. Paint the entire box in Neutral Grey, including the base and lid.
    2. Use a pouncer to apply Grey Sky polka dots randomly throughout the lid and base.
    3. Use a 3/4" flat brush to apply Pineapple in stripes around the lid.
    4. Transfer the daisy pattern to the lid using transfer paper and a stylus or pencil.
    5. Paint the center of the flower in Pineapple and the rest in Snow White.
    6. Use a liner brush to outline the flower in Lamp Black.


    Daisy Pattern