Monday, July 8, 2013

A Mom's Shadow Box

 
A while back I found this awesome tutorial on the Scor-Pal blog.  It was for a shadow box made from a piece of 12 x 12 cardstock.  I fell in love with it and had to try it for myself. 
 
 
Here is a view for the front, when it is closed.  I made the shadow box and then covered the front and with an extra piece of cardstock and patterned paper.  Then I embellished the cover.  The flowers are from Prima and all were originally white (with the exception of the little yellow rose).  I used glimmer mist to add color.  The sprayer on my red mist was clogged so I used a paint brush instead. 
 
 
Here's the inside.  I made two shadowboxes using the tutorial found here.  For the banner pieces I used some chipboard shapes from Maya Road's as the template and cut the shapes from patterned paper.  I wanted this to be able to close flat so didn't want to use chipboard. 
 
 
Details from the left page.
 
 
Details from the right side.
 
Supplies used
Cardstock - Sierra Pacific
Patterned Paper - Echo Park
flowers - Prima
Rhinestone / Pearl Flourishes
Beaded Floral stems - Prima
Glimmer Mist - Tattered Angels
Paper Trimmer
Score Board
Adhesive / Pop up adhesive
Micro Tip Scissors
 
 
Thanks for looking!
 
 
 
 
 

 

 

 

6 comments:

  1. this is just lovely. may have to try this for myself. thanks for the inspiration.

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  2. Really pretty, thanks for the inspiration!

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  3. Thanks for all the lovely comments!

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