Valentine's Day Craft: Dried Flower Shadow Box
Try this fun and easy craft to create wall art with blooms that hold special memories.
Dried Rose Petal Shadow Box
Learn how to preserve flowers and create dried flower shadow boxes.
Gather Your Supplies
For this craft you will need: shadow box / dried rose petals / cardboard / burlap / scissors / glue dots.
Cut the cardboard backing to the size of the shadow box.
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.
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.
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.