Mini Gift Basket with Holiday Embellishments

Mini Gift Basket with Holiday Embellishments

Posted by DecoArt on Dec 23rd 2015

Americana® Acrylics to the rescue for last-minute, seasonal gifts.


    • water container
    • paper towels
    • sandpaper
    • 1/4" flat brush
    • embellishments of choice
    • wooden basket



    Let dry completely between painting steps.

    1. Sand off any rough edges on the basket with sandpaper. Dust off with a paper towel to ensure the surface is clean and smooth.
    2. Instruction #1
    3. Paint the basket using a 1/4" flat brush in a desired color. Paint the bottom and handle as well.
    4. Instruction #2
    5. Paint the top trim of the basket in Snow White. Add Craft Twinkles for extra shine.
    6. Instruction #3
    7. Paint any additional holiday embellishments, as desired. Shown: a pinecone painted with Gold Craft Twinkles.
    8. Instruction #4
    9. Add ornaments, paint, or baking supplies to the decorated baskets.
    10. Instruction #5