How to Create a Shadow Box With Cat Kerr

by Relics & Artifacts

What goes behind the creative process always intrigues me. Cat will take you through what may seem like easy steps, but can you imagine coming up with it in the first place? It's all about the spark!


  • Relics and Artifacts wood tray
  • Persona Relic
  • Bohemian jewels in ruby
  • Dresden
  • Pencils
  • String
  • Micro beads
  • Black spray paint
  • Gold metallic lustre
  • Glitter
  • Tacky glue
  • Cardstock
  • Butterfly image
  • Any shimmer spray
  • Instructions

    Step 1

    Glue the pencils,string,micro beads and relic into the wooden tray case

    Step 2

    Spray paint entire piece in black

    Step 3

    Spray the piece with any color shine spray. I used Color Bloom 2 Dragonfly Blue. Any shimmery spray will work.then I added glitter to the edges of a butterfly wing and then glued it in place

    Step 4

    I then added Gold Metallic Lustre to the raised parts

    Step 5

    Next I added card stock to the shadowbox as well as Dresden Trim. Finished it off with Ruby Rhinestones to match the tiny red dots on the tips of the pencils Read all about it