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Sunflower and Pumpkins Shadow Box: A Captivating Autumn Craft

As autumn approaches, there’s something undeniably enchanting about the way nature transforms. The leaves begin to change color, the air turns crisp, and fields come alive with vibrant sunflowers and plump pumpkins. If you’re looking for a creative way to celebrate the beauty of this season, consider crafting a sunflower and pumpkin shadow box. This delightful DIY project will not only capture the essence of fall but also add a touch of warmth and charm to your home decor.

In this blog post, I will guide you through the steps to create your very own sunflower and pumpkin shadow box masterpiece.

Materials You’ll Need:

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1. Shadow box
2. Sunflower and pumpkin-themed scrapbooking paper (see list that comes with SVG file)
3. Craft glue
4. Craft foam
5. SVG File

Choose Your Shadow Box

Start by selecting a shadow box frame that suits your style and the size of the shadow box you want to create. You can find a variety of shadow box frames at craft stores, and they come in different colors, shapes, and sizes. Opt for a frame that complements the colors and theme of your sunflowers and pumpkins.

Create Depth with Layers

To give your shadow box depth and dimension, use craft foam to elevate the sunflowers and pumpkins. Cut the foam into small pieces and attach them to the back of selected elements using craft glue. This will create a layered effect within the shadow box.

Assemble and display carefully ensuring that everything is securely in place. Your sunflower and pumpkins shadow box is now complete! Find a suitable spot in your home to display your autumn masterpiece, such as a mantelpiece, shelf, or wall.


Crafting a sunflower and pumpkin shadow box is a delightful way to embrace the beauty of autumn and bring it into your home decor. With just a few materials and a touch of creativity, you can capture the essence of this season in a charming and personalized display. Whether you choose to create a shadow box as a standalone piece or as part of your seasonal decor, it’s sure to become a cherished reminder of the joys of fall. So, gather your supplies, let your imagination run wild, and start crafting your sunflower and pumpkin shadow box today!

Until next time!


This Post Has 4 Comments

  1. L

    Fall is my favorite season, the colors are captured here in the shadow box, I might sneak some orange rice lights in too! Thank you for this artwork.
    Happy Autumn everyone

  2. Sheree

    I love this shadowbox. It is colorful and fun. Where did you get the SVG to cut the sunflowers and pumpkins?

    1. Hi Sheree,

      Thank you. There is a link to to the file in the supply list. It says SVG.

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