Embossed Box

Embossed Box

Crafting Time:
  • 1-2 Hours
Skill Level:
  • Beginner
Project Courtesy of: Walnut Hollow

Additional Information



  • Walnut Hollow® :
    Medium hinged box
    Creative Metal® Beginner Kit: texture tool, nylon detailer, scissors
    Pink metal squares
    Design squares, D
    Metal tape
  • MinWax® Pre-Stain Conditioner & Wood Stain: rosewood
  • 24" decorative ribbon
  • Foam brush
  • Fabric glue
  • Paper towels
  • Fine sandpaper

DIRECTIONS: Items used below, but not listed in supplies, are included in Beginner Kit.
1. Following instructions on packaging, apply MinWax® Pre-Stain Conditioner & Wood Stain on the hinged box with the foam brush. Allow to dry. Sand lightly.

2. To emboss the pink metal square, place it over the design square, colored side down. Rub the texture tool over the metal until the design details are revealed. Use the nylon detailer to refine the design.

3. Use metal tape to adhere the pink metal square to the box lid. Use scissors to cut metal tape to fit on the back of the metal and press in place. Remove backing from tape and press metal down on the lid.

4. Use fabric glue to adhere decorative ribbon on the lid and around bottom of box. Refer to photo.