Altered box with a Masculine, Rustic look

Hello Everyone
Arpita here,hope you all are doing well. Today I have another altered box project using the Decoupage technique. Have a pictorial tutorial for the same.

For Today’s project I have used the Beautiful Gentleman1 Decoupage paper from Craftangles.

Altered box with a Masculine, Rustic look 1

I started with painting the complete box with Midnight dreams chalky paint from Craftangles.I did shading with a bronze metallic paint at the top and lower part of the box to give more interest and depth.

Altered box with a Masculine, Rustic look 2

Next I marked the area where I was sticking my print and did stenciling on the rest of the box. Used the honeycomb Stencil from Craftangles did stenciling with Vintage Gold art Alchemy wax .

Altered box with a Masculine, Rustic look 3

Finally I stuck the image using the Decoupage glue.Gave a topcoat with the same glue and sealed the project with a varnish.And to make it more interesting I did stenciling with Texture Paste and stuck metal embellishment’s.

Here is the final look

altered box
Altered box with a Masculine, Rustic look 4

Hope I have inspired you with my today’s altered box project. Below is the list of materials used .

Midnight dreams Chalky Paint
Decoupage Glue
Honeycomb Stencil×6-stencil-honeycomb-ctcs1
Prima Art Alchemy Wax – Vintage Gold
Gentleman Decoupage Paper –
Paper – Texture Paste

Hope you enjoyed today’s project, I will see you later till then be safe and take care.


Arpita Tornal

Arpita is from Namma Bengaluru and has been crafting for almost 13-14 years now. Her journey began with embroidery and she can work with various art forms like sospeso,mosaic art,resin art.

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