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March 6, 2019

Repurposing a Candy Box Into Shadow Boxes - Mini Cooper model boxI had a leftover candy box with strong bones. It is very sturdy and would make not 1 but 2 shadow boxes. Here's how!

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Total Time: 1 1/2 hours

Yield: 2

Supplies:

  • candy box
  • craft paint - Craft Smart acrylic paint
  • card stock
  • glue gun
  • knobs for legs (optional)
  • collectibles
Repurposing a Candy Box Into Shadow Boxes - candy box
 

Steps:

  1. Take your boxes and paint the outside in your desired color. Allow to dry.
  2. Repurposing a Candy Box Into Shadow Boxes - paint the outside
     
  3. Paint the inside. Dry.
  4. Repurposing a Candy Box Into Shadow Boxes - paint the inside
     
  5. For a colorful background paint a scene or add card stock cut to size and glue in place.
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  7. Paint wood pegs and glue in place.
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  9. Decorate.
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