Olde World Decoupaged Display Drawer

Olde World Decoupaged Display Drawer

Posted by DecoArt on Jan 20th 2015

Upcycle a drawer into this one-of-a-kind shelf with old-world charm featuring DecoArt's new Americana® Decou-Page Papers™.


    • water container
    • palette or plastic plate
    • paper towels
    • sandpaper
    • ruler
    • 3/4" flat brush
    • scrapbook paper
    • old drawer
    • old key



    Let dry completely between painting steps.

    1. Clean and lightly sand the drawer.
    2. Instruction #1
    3. Use a 3/4" flat brush to paint the drawer Rouge.
    4. Instruction #2
    5. Use a 3/4" flat brush to loosely add Deep Brown Crème Wax streaks throughout the drawer.
    6. Measure the inside of the drawer and cut the scrapbook paper to fit. Using a 3/4" flat brush, adhere the scrapbook paper with Americana Matte Decou-Page.
    7. Instruction #4
    8. Use scissors to cut the letters "e-x-p-l-o-r-e" out from the Olde World Decoupage Paper (one with the letters). Use a #8 flat brush to adhere to the front/bottom portion of the drawer with Decou-Page.
    9. Use a key ring to place the key onto the drawer pull/handle.