Valentine's Day Craft: Dried Flower Shadow Box

Try this fun and easy craft to create wall art with blooms that hold special memories.

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Dried Rose Petal Shadow Box

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Gather Your Supplies

For this craft you will need: shadow box / dried rose petals / cardboard / burlap / scissors / glue dots.

Cardboard Backing

Cut the cardboard backing to the size of the shadow box.

Add Burlap

Cut a piece of burlap to fit on the cardboard backing and glue it into place using multiple glue dots.

Dried Rose Petals

Rose petals can easily be dried by removing the petals from the stems and placing them in a bowl in a dry location.

Glue Dots

Select a rose petal and add a glue dot to the back.

Form the Shape

Continue adding glue dots to the back of individual dried rose petals to form the heart.

Full Heart

Fill in the heart completely with petals.

Box It In

Place the rose petal heart in the shadow box and reassemble the box according to the manufacturer's directions.

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