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 in Razzle Berry, Sea Breeze, Poodleskirt Pink & Sour Apple
  • •Timeless Frames 12 inch x 12 inch Anna Memory Box White
  • •Midwest Products Balsa Sheet 1/4 inch x 3 inch x 36 inch
  • •A Package of the Nicole™ Crafts 1-1/2" Wood Letters in Both M & O
  • •Nicole™ Crafts Cardstock 12 inch x 12 inch (of Your Choice)
  • •Offray Spool O' Ribbon in Lime
  • •Princeton Artist Brush Co. Brush Select Synthetic Flat Wash 1
  • •Aleene's Original Tacky Glue
  • •Scissors, Small Saw, Water Container, Paper Towels, Paper Plate or Palette & Pencil