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3M Super 77 photography and framing projects: shadow box (baby)
Your baby’s first memorabilia—the tiny hat, shoes, name bracelet, and birth announcement—make a charming wall display for a nursery or child’s room. Using 3M™ Super 77™ Multipurpose Adhesive makes it easy… and looks great.

3M Super 77 photography and framing projects: shadow box (baby)
3M Super 77 photography and framing projects: shadow box (baby)
  Instructions

Tools and materials

  • 3M™ Super 77™ Multipurpose Adhesive
  • Fabric to cover back of box (optional)
  • Measuring tape
  • Pencil
  • Utility knife
  • Shadow box
  • Items to display

How-to

  1. Measure the height, width and depth of objects to be displayed. Select appropriate size of shadow box.
  2. Remove back panel from shadow box.
  3. Cover the back panel with fabric for the background. Use a different color or texture as desired.
  4. Measure and cut fabric to cover back panel with enough to overlap to the back. Press with iron to remove any wrinkles.
  5. Make sure back panel is free from dust and dirt.
  6. To protect surfaces from overspray, place fabric face down on newspaper, plastic or craft paper.
  7. Following directions on can and working in a well-ventilated area, spray back side of fabric with 3M™ Super 77™ Multipurpose Adhesive.
  8. Wait 30 seconds, then, starting in the center, smooth the fabric out to the corners. Wrap excess around the edges to the back.
  9. Arrange items you wish to display onto back panel, marking their location with pencil. (NOTE: You may want to lace wire or fishing line through the back to hold heavier, dimensional objects.)
  10. Place items on newspaper. Spray an item, then the designated area of the back panel, with 3M™ Super 77™ Multipurpose Adhesive.
  11. Wait 30 seconds and press the item into place.
  12. Repeat steps 10 and 11 until all pieces are secured.
  13. Reassemble shadow box.
  14. Hang it on the wall and savor the memories!
3M Super 77 photography and framing projects: shadow box (baby)
3M Super 77 photography and framing projects: shadow box (baby)
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3M Super 77 photography and framing projects: shadow box (baby)
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