Decorated box

Decorated box

This simple children’s craft is very appropriate as a present for any occasion: Christmas, Mother’s Day, birthday. It is also a way to prepare the back to school.

Decorated box


  • To develop motor control
  • To learn to reuse materials and recycle
  • To develop imagination and creativity


  • A cardboard or wooden board
  • Glue
  • A paintbrush
  • Paint
  • Wooden or cardboard decorative elements: paper flowers, hearts, gomets...
  • Varnish

Pasos a seguir

Paint the lid and the sides of the box.

Decorated box paso 1

If you want, you can paint motifs on the box, as you like.

Decorated box paso 2

Wait until it is well dried.

Decorated box paso 3

Decorate the box with the decorative elements that you prefer: flowers, hearts, gomets…

Decorated box paso 4

Varnish the box to protect it better.

Decorated box paso 5


  • Edad:5 years
  • Tiempo:1 hour
  • Dificultad:Low

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