Simple Springtime Centerpiece

Simple Springtime Centerpiece

Posted by DecoArt on Mar 28th 2017

Swap out the flowers in this neutral crate painted with Americana Decor® Chalky Finish™ to match any season or occasion.


    • sandpaper
    • flat brush
    • cloth
    • silk flowers
    • toolbox
    • floral foam



    Let the paint dry fully between each coat.

    Use seasonal florals such as tulips as the accent flowers and change them out for a different look each season.

    1. Lightly sand any rough edges off the toolbox and wipe off with a dry cloth.
    2. Instruction #1
    3. Paint one coat of Lace using a flat brush. Let dry completely. Paint a second coat of Lace if desired for fuller coverage. Let dry completely.
    4. Instruction #2
    5. Lightly distress the corners, edges, and handle of the toolbox with sandpaper.
    6. Instruction #3
    7. Accentuate the distressed areas and seal the paint with one coat of Clear Crème Wax using the waxing brush. Let dry completely.
    8. Instruction #4
    9. Cut and insert floral foam to fit tightly within the toolbox sections.
    10. Instruction #5
    11. Arrange the faux florals starting with the tall grass and large accent flowers, such as the peonies and rose bunches.
    12. Instruction #6
    13. Fill in gaps with accent flowers and any remaining greenery.
    14. Instruction #7