Stacked Books Table Number

Stacked books table number

What You'll Need:

2 Paper Mache Books
Small Paper Mache Heart Box
Wood Number
Small Wood Plaque
18 kt. Gold Spray Paint
Red Spray Paint
Glossy Wood Tone Spray Paint
Scrapbook Paper to Cover Book
Rockwood Red Acrylic Paint
Luminous Gold Dazzling Metallic Glaze
FolkArt Bright Baby Pink Acrylic Paint
Wow! Extra Fine Glitter
Gold Ribbon or Trim
Hot Glue
Mod Podge
Hercules 2-Sided Tape

Courtesy of Darice®
Difficulty Level: Beginner
Approximate Time: 2 Hours (Not Including Dry Time)

How to Make a Stacked Books Table Number

These wedding table numbers are perfect for a pair of bookworms! These sparkly stacked books will help send every guest in the right direction.
  • 1 Hot glue

    Hot glue the desired table number onto the wood plaque.

  • 2 Spray paint

    Spray paint the number and the plaque red. Let them dry completely.

  • 3 Spray paint

    Spray paint the number and the plaque gold. Let them dry completely.

  • 4 Cover with glitter

    Brush Mod Podge onto the front of the number and completely cover it with extra fine glitter.

  • 5 Paint heart

    Paint the paper mache heart box using the bright baby pink paint.

  • 6 Cover with glitter

    Mod Podge the top of the box and cover it with extra fine glitter.

  • 7 Dust glossy wood tone

    Add a light dusting of glossy wood tone to the entire heart.

  • 8 Paint book

    Take the first paper mache book and paint the front and back of the book brown and the pages and trim on the binding gold.

  • 9 Cover binding

    Cover the binding with suede, velvet or your choice of scrapbook paper using the Hercules tape. Be sure to cut around the trim.

  • 10 Add trim

    Add a piece of trim to the edges closest to the binding.

  • 11 Repeat

    Repeat the process for the second paper mache book using coordinating scrapbooking paper and paint.

  • 12 Stack & glue

    Stack the books and place the heart and table number on top. Glue to secure.