How to Make Chipboard Mini Book Cover

In this tutorial you can learn how to make the vintage mini book cover from bare chipboard pieces with Art Anthology products

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How to Make Chipboard Mini Book Cover
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Cover the chipboard 6*6'' book cover with black gesso from both sides.

Cover the chipboard 6*6'' book cover with black gesso from both sides.

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Cover the front chipboard panel with black gesso.

Cover the front chipboard panel with black gesso.

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3
Use texture paste with Art Anthology Blocked stencil over the front part of the  mini book cover and let it dry.

Use texture paste with Art Anthology Blocked stencil over the front part of the mini book cover and let it dry.

4
Spray the whole piece (both the inner cover and the front fancy panel with Raider Colorations spray to the full coverage.

Spray the whole piece (both the inner cover and the front fancy panel with Raider Colorations spray to the full coverage.

5
Spraty the inner part with a mix of Siesta Key and Plush colorations to geth this mixed colored inside for the cover.

Spraty the inner part with a mix of Siesta Key and Plush colorations to geth this mixed colored inside for the cover.

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Paint  metal pieces and fabric leaves with a thin layer of Lagoon Velvet paint . Do not try to get the full coverage, but just a kind of patina touch.

Paint metal pieces and fabric leaves with a thin layer of Lagoon Velvet paint . Do not try to get the full coverage, but just a kind of patina touch.

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Mist fabric and paper flowers with Plush Colorations spray as shown.

Mist fabric and paper flowers with Plush Colorations spray as shown.

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Paint small paper black roses with Mardi Gras Velvet paint to get the purple colors over black flowers.

Paint small paper black roses with Mardi Gras Velvet paint to get the purple colors over black flowers.

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Spray the small chipboard book plate with the same Siesta Key and Plush colorations sparys and let it dry. When dry add a very thin layer of Dazzle Sorbet and add it over the edges of entire cover.

Spray the small chipboard book plate with the same Siesta Key and Plush colorations sparys and let it dry. When dry add a very thin layer of Dazzle Sorbet and add it over the edges of entire cover.

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Glue the flowers over the painted metal pieces as shown.

Glue the flowers over the painted metal pieces as shown.

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This is how Dazzle Sorbet paint looks over black cover when dry.

This is how Dazzle Sorbet paint looks over black cover when dry.

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This is the finished project.

This is the finished project.

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Final  look at the finished mini book cover

Final look at the finished mini book cover

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