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« on: December 26, 2013 11:07:44 AM »

I made a Christmas themed shrine for my partner in the 12 Days of Christmas swap.  I was so happy with the Halloween one that I wanted to tackle Christmas.  I spray painted the boxes and outside gold and then used different papers for the inside of each cubby


The shadowbox has a plastic cover that goes on the front with a lid, here it is with the lid on....


The back of the box has this great piece of scrapbook paper along with a dresden Santa

A close up of each section






Sorry for the dark photos, we actually had some rain in Phoenix on the day I was wrapping everything up!
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« Reply #1 on: December 26, 2013 12:22:41 PM »

This is so wonderful!
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« Reply #2 on: December 26, 2013 01:00:10 PM »

Lindy, you have quickly become a master of the art of shadowboxing!  Wink

Beautiful job!
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« Reply #3 on: December 26, 2013 01:27:51 PM »

That is awesome! Bottle brush trees make me so happy. And I love those little reindeer!
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« Reply #4 on: December 26, 2013 07:22:17 PM »

I always need ideas for my configuration box, so I was happy to see this one.  Smiley  I really like it a lot.

and you're in Phoenix too?!  awesome!
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« Reply #5 on: December 27, 2013 07:23:27 AM »

This is great! It will definitely become a treasured decoration.
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« Reply #6 on: December 27, 2013 08:32:18 AM »

I always need ideas for my configuration box, so I was happy to see this one.  Smiley  I really like it a lot.

and you're in Phoenix too?!  awesome!

I am in Glendale and bunny is on the East side of the valley!!!
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« Reply #7 on: December 30, 2013 08:02:58 PM »

I always need ideas for my configuration box, so I was happy to see this one.  Smiley  I really like it a lot.

and you're in Phoenix too?!  awesome!

I am in Glendale and bunny is on the East side of the valley!!!

I'm in Surprise!!!
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« Reply #8 on: January 01, 2014 10:05:20 AM »

Ahh! Here it is!! I am the proud new owner of this shadowbox, and I absolutely love it!  I am going to find a place to display it all year ( I was thinking I need to have a Christmas-themed space somewhere)!

Thank you, Lindy!!
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« Reply #9 on: January 02, 2014 07:46:59 AM »

This is chock-full of Christmas cheer, and I love it!  Smiley
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