Graduation Cigar Box
Cigar Box #30016056
Ceramcoat paint – black #2506
- Tompte Red #2107
3 Sheets Velvet Paper - black
DMCFloss – choice of color
Antique Copper Brads #30033605
Paint entire box red, let dry. Paint over the box with black paint. When dry sand the box on the corners until the bottom color (red) shows through. Use this technique of sanding to your desire.
Xerox copy Graduates photo in black/white. Decoupage photo onto box. Using black paint go over photo edges to make it blend in with the box. Cut out the graduation announcement and repeat the same process.
Cut graduation hat out of black velvet. Insert metal brad on top of hat. Tie DMC floss
(school color) to the brad.
Seal entire box with decoupage. Double stick tape hat to photo. Glue down velvet paper inside. Embellish the outside and inside as you desire.