Sweet Valentine Snowman Gift Box

Sweet Valentine Snowman Gift Box

Posted by DecoArt on Jan 30th 2023

Dazzle your Valentine with this gift box made with Dazzling Metallics®.


    • ruler
    • pencil
    • hot glue gun
    • papier mâché cone
    • papier mâché box
    • Styrofoam ball
    • embellishments
    • cone bead


    1. Use a ruler and pencil to draw lines on the box. Paint alternating stripes with Silver. Paint the hat cone Silver as well. Let both dry, then add a second application of paint.
    2. Instruction #1
    3. Fill in the rest of the lines on the box with Pink Tourmaline. Paint the top of the lid and a cone bead Pink Tourmaline as well. Paint Pink Tourmaline hearts on the hat cone. Let them dry, then add a second layer of paint.
    4. Instruction #2
    5. Paint the Styrofoam ball with White Pearl. (Optional: Use White Modeling Paste to make cheeks on the ball.)
    6. Instruction #3
    7. Use Black Pearl to add the eyes and mouth to the Styrofoam ball. Dab Pink Tourmaline onto the cheeks.
    8. Instruction #4
    9. Use Paper Decou-Page to glue the cone bead onto the ball after pressing it into the foam. Paint the entire head with a thin layer of Decou-Page and sprinkle Crystal Glamour Dust over it.
    10. Instruction #5
    11. Assemble the box by hot gluing the ball onto the lid. Glue the hat on top. Embellish the piece with trim around the base of the head and a gold heart on top of the hat.
    12. Instruction #6