Memorial Day Shadow Box
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Memorial Day Shadow Box

The key to this old-time look is using Mod Podge® Photo Transfer Medium to apply your photo to canvas and give it texture. Don't use your original, antique photos for this project. Make a toner based copy before transferring.
Craft Time: varies
Uses Recycled Items: No
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Material List

  • Studio Décor™ Shadowbox, 8"x8"
  • Plaid® Mod Podge® Photo Transfer Medium
  • Martha Stewart Crafts™ Satin Acrylic Paint - Grey and White
  • Recollections™ Scrapbook Paper, 12"x12" - Canvas
  • Paintbrush
  • Scissors
  • Low Heat Glue Gun

Project Instructions

Step 1 Follow directions on the transfer medium to apply your photo to the canvas paper.

Step 2 Remove backing from shadow box and place photo in center of backing.

Step 3 Wrap edges of paper around backing, stretching as you go. Use hot glue to adhere to backing.

Step 4 Cover back with another piece of canvas paper to finish.

Step 5 Replace in frame.

Step 6 Use gray/white mixture of paint and wash your frame with paint. Let dry.