Easy Lego Head Container

My mother had an old pork rind container that she was getting rid of, and she asked me if I would like it.

Would I? Oh yes, I would. I’ve seen lego head containers floating around on Pinterest and I knew the boys would love one! I made it, and you can, too.

DIY Easy Lego Head Container

You Will Need:

  • A large plastic container with lid (from pork rinds, cheese balls, etc.)
  • Yellow spray paint
  • Pencil (optional)
  • Acrylic craft paint in black and white
  • Small paintbrush
  • Clear spray protectant

Step one: remove the label.

DIY Easy Lego Storage Head

There are a lot of ways to remove stickers from plastic; I just soaked a washcloth and let it rest on the label until it could be scraped off, then spent a little time scrubbing off the residue. Voilà!

Step two: spray paint!

DIY Easy Lego Head Container

Multiple thin coats cover and stick better than one heavy coat. Be sure to get the whole surface, allowing it to dry well in between.

Step three: add the face!

I lightly penciled the outline of the features onto the container before painting them in. Allow to dry thoroughly between colors, and dry completely before proceeding to –

Step four: spray!

Coat with clear spray to protect the paint from chipping off. Let dry completely before surrendering it to the children! See how easy that was?

DIY Easy Lego Storage Head

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