Shadow Box Card

Shadow Box Card

Hi everyone! I hope you are all having a fabulous week so far!

I have a definite love of shadow boxes but today I wanted to make a card so decided to combine the ideas and do both in one project ūüôā


and here is a closer look



Products Used:

HCPC-3651 – Botanical Rose Cling Stamp Set
HCPC-3668 – Cascading Fuchsia Cling Stamp Set
HCPC-3673 -Heartfelt Sentiments Cling Stamp Set
HCD2-749 – Cut Mat Create 1A Die
HCD2-750 – Cut Mat Create 1B Die
HCD1-758 – Botanical Wings Die
HCD1-761 – Everyday Hero Die
HCD1-762 Decorative Oval Die
HCD1-763 Cascading Fuchsia Die
HCDP1-254 Cascading Fuchsia Paper Collection
Deluxe Flower Shaping Kit
Art Institute Glue – Dries Clear Glue
Spellbinders Tool N’ One
Scor-Pal Measuring & Scoring Board
Memento Lilac Posies
Memento Angel Pink
Memento Olive Green

Project Instructions:

Other products:  White Card Stock, Versafine Smokey Grey, Modge Podge Sparkle, Peeled Paint Distressed Ink, Bling, String and Decorative Metal Elements from my stash and die cutting machine.


Start creating the layers you want¬†for the card. ¬†There are 3 layers all 6 1/2″ wide x 5″ tall with a 1/4″ scor down both of the 5″ sides. ¬†To get the layered shadow box look, the opening of each layer is a little smaller than the previous layer (1/2″ gives a lovely effect).¬† Layer 1 will have a opening of 4 1/2″ x 3 1/2″. ¬† Layer 2 will have an opening of 4″ x 3″ and Layer 3 will have an opening of 3 1/2″ x 2 1/2″. ¬†Place a double layer of foam dots between each of the layers and then create another layer that will wrap around these 3 layers to finish it off. ¬†The top layer will have an opening of 5″ x 4″. ¬†The flowers were stamped using¬†Versafine Smokey Grey and distressed with¬†Memento Lilac Posies before lightly coating them with¬†Modge Podge Sparkle. ¬†The small flower buds were distressed with Memento Angel Pink and the leaves were distressed with Peeled Paint distressed ink. ¬†Finally the sentiment was stamped with Memento Olive Green.

Thanks so much for visiting!  Have a wonderful day!

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About Castlepark Designs

My name is Joann and I live in Halifax, Nova Scotia with my husband Miles. We have one son who is in the Royal Canadian Navy. I have worked full time in the Finance and Insurance industry for the past 29 years. I absolutely adore all things paper & glue and have been involved with crafting in some way for most of my life. I have a great admiration for creating projects from paper that may not necessarily be made from paper. When not in my craft room, I enjoy spending time at our cottage enjoying all that nature and suburban life has to offer.

10 responses »

  1. Wow! This box is just beautiful


  2. Beautifully done! Your fuchsias are so realistic and they work perfectly in such a lovely framed box like this.


  3. I love this! It is perfect.


  4. Beautiful projects Joann. The box is simply stunning, you are so good and shaped projects! The card is wonderful as well. Your Fuchsias are divine! Hugs


  5. Amazing job Joann. The lattice fencing looks 3D with the fuchsias flowers on top; they look so real. I love the bow, bling & shadow box. Total Inspiration. Thank you.


  6. Out of the ball park, gorgeous !!


  7. Beautiful! Judy x


  8. Jean Bullock

    Oooooo, I love it. You have insipired me.


  9. Another Beautiful project!! Just Lovely!


  10. Joann, this is just gorgeous!! I love how you designed the shadow box!!



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