How to Make a Shadow Box Ornament With Graphic 45 Tag Album

I'll be sharing how I created a shadow box collage ornament from two tags from the Ivory Tag Album, Beautiful Graphic 45 Papers and fun and festive ribbon trims and embellishments.

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How to Make a Shadow Box Ornament With Graphic 45  Tag Album
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Start with 2 tags from the Ivory Regular Tag Album. For the 1st tag....cut a rectangle 3 1/4 x 4 1/4 inch centered on the bottom part of tag. For second tag cut a 3 x 4 inch rectangle in center.

Start with 2 tags from the Ivory Regular Tag Album. For the 1st tag....cut a rectangle 3 1/4 x 4 1/4 inch centered on the bottom part of tag. For second tag cut a 3 x 4 inch rectangle in center.

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The tag with the 3 x 4 inch rectangle will be the front. Add chunky glitter and Distress Ink. For the tag that will be the back cover with coordinating patterned paper.

The tag with the 3 x 4 inch rectangle will be the front. Add chunky glitter and Distress Ink. For the tag that will be the back cover with coordinating patterned paper.

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Start with a patterned piece of paper 4 3/4 x 5 3/4 inch. I'm demonstrating with white to help show the score lines. Score in 1/4 and 3/4 inches in on all sides.

Start with a patterned piece of paper 4 3/4 x 5 3/4 inch. I'm demonstrating with white to help show the score lines. Score in 1/4 and 3/4 inches in on all sides.

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Snip corners up to the center rectangle.

Snip corners up to the center rectangle.

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Trim off corners up to the 1/4 inch score line.

Trim off corners up to the 1/4 inch score line.

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Trim off remaining corners.

Trim off remaining corners.

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Fold up sides at the 3/4 inch score line and secure flaps to create a box.

Fold up sides at the 3/4 inch score line and secure flaps to create a box.

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Fold down all sides at 1/4 inch score line.

Fold down all sides at 1/4 inch score line.

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Insert box into tag.

Insert box into tag.

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Adhere the flaps securely to backside of tag.

Adhere the flaps securely to backside of tag.

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Line box with patterned paper.

Line box with patterned paper.

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Using foam spacers attach the trimmed mantle image.

Using foam spacers attach the trimmed mantle image.

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Add a strip of patterned paper to cover bottom of fireplace.

Add a strip of patterned paper to cover bottom of fireplace.

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Finish off top of patterned paper with a border strip.

Finish off top of patterned paper with a border strip.

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Add the glittered and inked tag and secure firmly.

Add the glittered and inked tag and secure firmly.

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Using foam spacers add fussy cut Santa image.

Using foam spacers add fussy cut Santa image.

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Add tag to outside of box using hot glue.

Add tag to outside of box using hot glue.

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Attach chipboard snowflake.

Attach chipboard snowflake.

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Attach poinsettia images to corner.

Attach poinsettia images to corner.

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Add holiday sentiment and extra holly.

Add holiday sentiment and extra holly.

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Tuck in stamp image behind snowflake.

Tuck in stamp image behind snowflake.

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More stamps!

More stamps!

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Tuck in some additional holly.

Tuck in some additional holly.

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Top off with big poofy layered bow.

Top off with big poofy layered bow.

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Make sure to place the foam spacers far enough in not to show when viewed from the side. This ornament is very dimensional : )

Make sure to place the foam spacers far enough in not to show when viewed from the side. This ornament is very dimensional : )

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