Time Required :
About 30 minutes
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personalized teacher crayon shadow box

This cute shadow box makes the perfect gift for teacher this year.
Step 1
Step 2 Arrange the crayons in rainbow order on your work surface. You will not need the black, white, gray or brown crayons.
Step 2
Step 3 Now, cut a piece of kraft cardstock about 1½" [3.8 cm] x the length of the crayons. Make sure the tips of the crayons are all lined up evenly, then glue the strip to the center of the crayons. When the glue hardens, you can turn this piece over.
Step 3
Step 4 Cut a strip of kraft cardstock 2"x12" [5.1 cm-30.5 cm]. Spell out the teacher's name or other message using the adhesive letters and stick them down onto the strip. Trim the ends to remove any extra cardstock.
Step 4

Step 5 Glue the strip of crayons onto the black cardstock in the shadow box, then glue the name strip on top of the crayons.


Step 5

Step 6 Create a "nameplate" with the school name, year, grade, etc. Print it onto yellow cardstock and trim it down.


Step 6
Step 1 Remove the back from the shadow box, then measure and cut the black cardstock to fit. You can use a few dots of hot glue to keep it in place.
Step 7

Step 8 Clean the glass on the inside and outside of the shadow box, then attach the backing in place.


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Step 8

Step 7 Use adhesive dimensional foam dots to adhere it under the name strip in the shadowbox.

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    • Color: True kraft
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