Game Night with Friends Candy Box

Game Night with Friends Candy Box

Posted by DecoArt on Aug 30th 2015

Use old game pieces and DecoArt Media Fluid Acrylics to create a fun game night candy box.


    • water container
    • palette or plastic plate
    • paper towels
    • scissors
    • 1" flat brush
    • 1/4" flat brush
    • black ink pad
    • unfinished wooden tray
    • embellishments of choice
    • stamp of choice
    • paint chips
    • papier mâché house



    Let dry completely between painting steps.

    1. Use a damp paper towel to remove any dust from the house surface.
    2. Instruction #1
    3. Paint each of the sides and roof of the surface with Cerulean Blue, Titanium White, Quinacridone Magenta, Hansa Yellow Medium, and Carbon Black.
    4. Instruction #2
    5. Select paint chips to match the paints.
    6. Instruction #3
    7. Stamp images and quotes of choice onto the paint chips. Trim the paint chips to fit onto the house.
    8. Instruction #4
    9. Position and adhere the stamped images onto the house using Americana Matte Decou-Page. Apply another layer of Decou-Page on top.
    10. Instruction #5
    11. Add embellishments of choice (such as cards, ribbon, quotes) using Decou-Page.
    12. Instruction #6
    13. Apply Liquid Glass on the selected embellishments. Let paint dry completely on a flat surface.
    14. Instruction #7
    15. Use Quinacridone Magenta to paint the wooden lettering trays.
    16. Instruction #8
    17. Adhere old playing cards of choice onto the surface with Decou-Page.
    18. Instruction #9