Introduction: Magical Mosaic

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Make painted mosaic boxes with a little paint and glitter. A fun way to upcylce old boxes and frames. I used an old shoe box, a cheese box and an Ikea frame for this project.

Step 1: Watch the Short Video Tutorial Here!

Step 2: You'll Need

Allure Dimensional Design Adhesive Paints (or puff paint)

Americana Acrylics in great colors

Frames and boxes


White glue


Step 3: Pick Your Palette

Figure out your color palette

Paint “tiles” on your objects starting with the lightest colors first

When dry, add a line of glue around each painted tile

Step 4: Glitterize!

Sprinkle with glitter to create the “grout”

*Glitter small sections at a time Add dots or zigzags to different tiles with Allure

Step 5: You Could Stop Here

Just painted looks pretty neat!

Step 6: Or Here....

I like it with the glittered "grout", too