Saturday 9 April 2011

The Treasure Chest

Ebi-kun announced the other day that he wanted to make a treasure chest money box, he had a very specific idea in his head. So, under his instruction I made the box, basically just a box, cut the side flaps into an arch and added the card rounded top, too A LOT of tape to keep it in place. 
 Once he was happy with it, he set about painting it, I had some work to do so I left him to it, he did a really good job.

 As part of his specifications, the money slot was to be the key hole but he wanted it to be a secret chest so you can't open the lid, hmm how to get the money out?

 aha! a secret bottom, held on with strip magnets, his mother is a genius!


  1. I love it! It's incredibly creative (oooohhhh, the fake bottom....) and he did an amazing job painting. True team work from concept to execution.

  2. Oh, that is wonderful!!! great work, both of you! ;)

  3. Awesome. And very well painted indeed.


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