Stackable Halloween Candy Boxes

Stackable Halloween Candy Boxes

Posted by DecoArt on May 17th 2016

Paint Halloween candy containers with Americana® Acrylics so they also work as holiday décor.


    • tracing paper
    • scissors
    • hot glue gun and glue sticks
    • #12 flat brush
    • #1 liner brush
    • ribbon to match
    • #1 round brush
    • grey transfer paper
    • pen or pencil
    • round papier mâché box


    1. Use a flat brush to basecoat each box using Moon Yellow, Hauser Light Green, or Vivid Violet.
    2. Instruction #1
    3. Use a pencil and the tracing & transfer papers to trace and transfer the candy pattern to each box. Use a round brush to paint the candy using: Hauser Light Green mixed with Snow White; Tangerine mixed with Snow White; Vivid Violet; and Tangerine.
    4. Instruction #2
    5. Use a liner brush and Snow White to outline the candy and to add wrappers and details on the candy. Let dry completely.
    6. Instruction #3
    7. Trace and transfer the "Trick OR Treat" wording onto each box using grey transfer paper with a pen or pencil.
    8. Instruction #4
    9. Use a liner brush and Lamp Black to fill in the words.
    10. Instruction #5
    11. Use hot glue to adhere the matching ribbon to the edges of the boxes.
    12. Instruction #6


    "trick Or Treat" Pattern