How to Alter a Mini Tray

Today I'm going to show you how I created this mini tray.

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How to Alter a Mini Tray
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I picked up this little silver plated tray from a charity shop. Pretty as it is but I wanted to change it into a fridge magnet.

I picked up this little silver plated tray from a charity shop. Pretty as it is but I wanted to change it into a fridge magnet.

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I primed the tray with Gesso and then once dry painted it with Metal Dimensional Medium in Bronze.

I primed the tray with Gesso and then once dry painted it with Metal Dimensional Medium in Bronze.

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Add a piece of scrapbook paper as a background.

Add a piece of scrapbook paper as a background.

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Stamp your desired image onto scrapbook paper.

Stamp your desired image onto scrapbook paper.

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Spray some Colorations Sprays onto a craft sheet. I used Waimea Bay, Grape Soda, Patience and Timeless.

Spray some Colorations Sprays onto a craft sheet. I used Waimea Bay, Grape Soda, Patience and Timeless.

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Paint your stamped image. Let the colours blend together to create a watercolour effect.

Paint your stamped image. Let the colours blend together to create a watercolour effect.

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Using some white trim, rub it through the excess spray on your craft sheet. This will dye the trim to co-ordinate with your stamped image.

Using some white trim, rub it through the excess spray on your craft sheet. This will dye the trim to co-ordinate with your stamped image.

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Adhere your trim to the tray to cover the paper edging.

Adhere your trim to the tray to cover the paper edging.

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Add some glitter!

Add some glitter!

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Add some flowers and embellishments.

Add some flowers and embellishments.

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I rubbed some cream guilders wax onto the decorative flourishes.

I rubbed some cream guilders wax onto the decorative flourishes.

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Add some glitter to your girl to finish.

Add some glitter to your girl to finish.

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I will add some magnetic tape at a later date and pop it onto my fridge :-).

I will add some magnetic tape at a later date and pop it onto my fridge :-).

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