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Garden Toolbox

Garden Toolbox

Posted by DecoArt on May 10th 2021

Make your garden tool storage a bit brighter and more beautiful with Patio Paint Outdoor™.


    • water container
    • palette or plastic plate
    • paper towels
    • stylus or pencil
    • tracing paper
    • transfer paper
    • sandpaper
    • #2 round brush
    • extra fine permanent ink marker
    • #2 flat brush
    • palette knife
    • wood filler
    • 1" flat brush
    • 1/2" flat paint brush
    • wooden garden tote



    To avoid smudges from the transfer paper, allow the basecoat to dry completely before transferring the design.

    1. Gather all the supplies needed.
    2. Instruction #1
    3. Optional: Fill any holes in the toolbox with wood filler, if desired. Sand.
    4. Instruction #2
    5. Basecoat the sides with a 1" flat brush and Cloud White.
    6. Instruction #3
    7. Paint the inside the box using the same brush and Emerald Ocean.
    8. Instruction #4
    9. Paint the box handle with the same brush and Hibiscus Pink.
    10. Instruction #5
    11. Use a 1/2" brush and Wrought Iron Black to paint checks on the top border.
    12. Instruction #6
    13. Trace and transfer the provided pattern.
    14. Instruction #7
    15. Use Citrus Green, Mistletoe Green, Turkish Teal, and Emerald Ocean to paint the leaf shapes.
    16. Instruction #8
    17. Using Turkish Teal, Red Pepper, Marigold, Tiger Lily Orange, Hibiscus Pink, Coastal Surf, and Wrought Iron Black, paint mushroom caps as desired.
    18. Instruction #9
    19. Use a 1/2" flat brush and Sandy Shore to paint the mushroom stems.
    20. Instruction #10
    21. Use assorted brushes and the handle end of brushes to embellish the mushroom caps with dots, stripes, and checks, as desired.
    22. Instruction #11
    23. Use a permanent marker to outline and add details.
    24. Instruction #12


    Mushroom Pattern