Distressed and Polka-Dotted Crate

Distressed and Polka-Dotted Crate

Posted by DecoArt on May 31st 2015

Store household goods, clothes, or anything in this dotted and distressed crate.


    • water container
    • palette or plastic plate
    • paper towels
    • 2" flat brush
    • 2" chip brush
    • wooden crate
    • cosmetic sponge



    Let dry completely between painting steps.

    1. Using a 2" flat brush, basecoat the crate with Relic. Using a 2" chip brush, paint the next coat in Vintage. (Do not cover completely; allow steaks of Relic to show through.)
    2. Instruction #1
    3. Place the Americana Decor Ikat Polka Dot Stencil on the crate and use a cosmetic sponge to dab on Relic. Use a 2" chip brush to dry-brush lightly over the stencil with Vintage.
    4. Instruction #2