This crafty blog post is for anyone who is looking for a fun and creative way to display small mementos.
I bought this memory tray on sale at a craft store. I was so excited because I knew exactly how I wanted to decorate it, and I already had a drawer at home full of paints, ribbons and embellishments that I wanted to use. In my opinion, decorating a memory tray is the perfect craft project for any skill level. It’s so easy personalize, and there is no right or wrong way to add designs.
I used several different craft supplies and embellishments on this memory tray. Read below for a list:
White Chalk Paint–Paint Brush-Martha Stewart Decoupage Adhesive–Fabric Tape–Scrapbook Paper-Scissors-Hot Glue Gun-Miniature Picket Fence-Make Market™ Letters-Bead Landing™ Found Objects™ Charms-Decorative Buttons-Pearl Beads-Floral Embellishments-Stickers
- First, I painted the tray with white chalk paint.
- Next, I applied decoupage adhesive to the square sections. Then, I cut some scrapbook paper to fit into the sections of the tray.
- Now, for the final and fun part of the project. This is where I added all the different stickers, charms, and other embellishments.
Here is the finished tray:
I absolutely love it! I’m almost tempted to run to the craft store and buy another tray. I hope you all enjoyed viewing this craft project as much as I enjoyed making it. Feel free to share and leave comments below.