Everything you wanted to know about building a shadow box, from planning to materials to the final product. Learn all this and more in this free online arts and crafts video from a woodworking expert.
From across the room, the walls of a shadow box could conceal many things. People will walk over to the box to satisfy their curiosity, sure that such a magnificent display must contain real star quality within. Imagine your photo as Willie Nelson and the shadow box as his custom tour bus. Even if your photo is only the bass player, fans still go a bit crazy when he gets off of the bus.
In this series of free arts and crafts videos, carpentry expert Jon Olsen takes you step-by-step through the construction of your own shadow box. He demonstrates how to chose materials, cut the base and walls, then stain the frame to match your furniture. Not only will the finished box add prestige to your photo, it will protect the image as well, shielding your creation from direct light and the anxious reach of rowdy fans.
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