Metallic Paper Oval Storage Container

Metallic Paper Oval Storage Container

Posted by DecoArt on Oct 12th 2015

Turn a galvanized metal container into a unique holder for soap or any small items with Americana Decou-Page™ Papers.


    • water container
    • palette or plastic plate
    • paper towels
    • rubbing alcohol
    • scissors
    • ruler
    • pencil
    • #12 flat brush
    • galvanized metal container



    Let dry completely between painting steps.

    1. Clean the metal container with rubbing alcohol and paper towels. Let dry completely.
    2. Instruction #1
    3. Use a #12 flat brush and Coastal Waters to basecoat the container. Rinse brush. Let dry completely.
    4. Instruction #2
    5. Use a pencil and ruler to make stripes in a size of your choice on the Americana Decou-Page Silver Trends Papers.
    6. Use scissors to cut out the stripes.
    7. Load a #12 flat brush with Americana Satin Decou-Page. Brush on the metal surface, adhere the paper stripes, and smooth out. Brush more Decou-Page on top to seal papers. Rinse brush. Allow to cure before use.
    8. Instruction #5