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How To Projects — Shadowbox

Shadow Box

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Shadow Box

Supplies:

Shadow box

Decorative paper, ephemera and chipboard cut outs

Washi tape and baker's twine

Double sided foam tape and/or foam dots

Glue dots

We R memory keepers (R) Frame punch board

Glitter, beads and tiny bottles

Directions:

Cut paper and glue into back of each section

Use washi tape to attach ephemera to box

Attach chipboard pieces using several layers of double sided foam tape

To stand ephemera in box glue a folded 1/2 x 2" piece of cardstock (it will form an "L") to back of ephemera and then attach to box with foam tape

Use punch board to create frame for photos

Fill tiny bottles with beads and glitter and attach to box using glue dots

 

 

 

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Succulents on Display

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Succulents on Display

Supplies:

6x12 unfinished wood box

Acrylic paint and paint brush

10-12 different succulents and wire cutters

Forest moss

E6000(R) glue and glue gun and glue sticks

Battery Operated LED String Lights

Double sided tape

Directions:

Paint box and set aside to dry

Begin cutting and arranging succulents in box keeping in mind variation in color, texture and height

Begin in one corner of the box gluing each succulent in place; use a combination of E6000(R) and glue gun. Glue gun for quick dry and E6000(R) for durability.

As you go add some moss under the succulents so the back of the box can't be seen in between the plants; if necessary glue gun moss in place

When box is full put batteries into LED String Lights and weave around the succulents. Use double sided tape to attach battery pack to the back of the box

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