DecoArt Mom Shadow Box

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by DecoArt Design Team

DecoArt Mom Shadow Box

Pay tribute to Mom (or any other special someone) with this shadow box frame. . With a few simple changes, you can also make this for dad or anyone else special – just use their initials!

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1 hour

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Project time does not include drying time.
  • 2
    Dismantle shadow box frame. Place backing cardstock and trace around edges. Use scissors to cut out shape. Brush glue on backing. Position and adhere cardstock. Set aside to dry.
  • 3
    Paint frame Razzle Berry.
  • 4
    Paint wood strips Poodleskirt Pink.
  • 5
    Cut three tags of approximately 2 inch wide by 4 inch long from the balsa sheet.
  • 6
    Paint one tag each: Razzle Berry, Sea Breeze and Sour Apple.
  • 7
    Paint one of the letter O and two of the letter M Poodleskirt Pink.
  • 8
    Position letters on tags and adhere with glue.
  • 9
    Tie small piece of ribbon to each tag. Trim off excess.
  • 10
    Position and adhere tags on backing.
  • 11
    Reassemble pieces.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1 hour

Project Supplies

  • DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Razzle Berry 104549543 (2)
  • DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Sea Breeze 104521657
  • DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Poodleskirt Pink 104521677
  • DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Sour Apple 104521655
  • Timeless Frames 12 inch x 12 inch Anna Memory Box White 104159884
  • Midwest Products Balsa Sheet 1/4 inch x 3 inch x 36 inch 104141416
  • Nicole™ Crafts 3 pc. Wood Letter 1-1/2 inch M 104140219
  • Nicole™ Crafts 3 pc. Wood Letter 1-1/2 inch O 104140221
  • Nicole™ Crafts Cardstock 12 inch x 12 inch (of Your Choice)
  • Offray Spool O' Ribbon Lime 104188391
  • Princeton Artist Brush Co. Brush Select Synthetic Flat Wash 1 104464135
  • Aleene's 4 oz. Original Tacky Glue 104148018
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