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Sweet and Sentimental Shadow Box


Updated April 29, 2013
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If you're looking for cute and easy wall art to decorate your home, make a shadow box. These Sweet and Sentimental Shadow Box instructions from Tiffany Windsor will guide you through the steps to achieving a dimensional scrapbook effect framed in a box. Pick and choose the items that go into this DIY shadow box. Every time you walk by your homemade shadow box you'll be reminded of sweet memories from days of yore. There's nothing so lovely as a box full of memories.

Sweet and Sentimental Shadow Box


  • Aleene's Tacky Dot Roll
  • Wood shadow box
  • Velvet leaf
  • Ephemera
  • Paper flower
  • Mini gold frame
  • Scrapbook paper
  • Feather
  • Velvet ribbon
  • Scissors


  1. Cut papers to fit and place inside each box.
  2. Layer with ephemera, paper flowers, feathers, etc.
  3. Fill mini frame with leaf, paper and sentiment.
  4. Move pieces around until you have desired layout.
  5. Take a digital photo of shadow box so that you will remember the exact layout.
  6. Remove all pieces from the shadow box.
  7. Using your photo as guide, use Aleene's Tacky Dots to glue all pieces in place.


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