How to Alter Wooden Christmas Boot

by Art Anthology

This tutorial shows the easy way to alter the two pieces wooden boot with Art Anthology products


  • Meridian stencil- Art Anthology
  • Sorbet Frost paint- AA
  • Blocked stencil- AA
  • Bubbles stencil-AA
  • Sorbet Pixie paint-AA
  • Velvet Cotton Candy paint-AA
  • Retro stencil-AA
  • Colorations Glorious-AA
  • Colorations Valentine-AA
  • Colorations Peacock-AA
  • Velvet Lagoon paint- AA
  • Colorations Barbie- AA
  • Instructions

    Step 1

    Cover both wooden pieces of the boot with a think layer of white gesso

    Step 2

    Add pieces of reposisionable tape as shown

    Step 3

    Use Meridian stencil with Frost paint over the lower non covered part of the boot

    Step 4

    Add the same frost paint over Blocked stencil on the top part of the boot as shown

    Step 5

    Add Pixie paint over Bubbles stencil on the second (from the bottom) part of the boot

    Step 6

    Use Cotton Candy paint over Meridian stencil to cover the upper non covered part of the boot.

    Step 7

    Go back to Frost paint and use it over Retro stencil on the middle part that was not yet covered.

    Step 8

    Peel all tapes and this is how your project should look right now

    Step 9

    Use Unity Christmas stamp with gold pigmented ink and heat emboss with clear embossing powder. Stamp it at least three times as we are going to cut it and to make long strips.

    Step 10

    Cut the embossed paper strips and arrange them on the previous tape spots as shown.

    Step 11

    Spray Peacock, Valentine and Glorious Colorations as shown, from the bottom to the top.

    Step 12

    Add Lagoon paint around all edges as shown and let it dry. Add a few drops of Barbie Colorations spray over the piece as shown.

    Step 13

    Use chipboard Santa image and cover the edges with Pixie paint. Add some Frost paint over Santa's beard and hat. Now heat the paint to get this bubbled look.

    Step 14

    Glue sequin ribbon between each part of the boot as shown. Glue the Santa on the top. Tie a double ribbon in two holes as shown.

    Step 15

    This is a close- up to the upper part of the project.

    Step 16

    And the close- up to the bottom part of the project