Monday, June 24, 2013

International Fairy Day Blog Hop | Fairy Shrine with Leaky Shed Studios!

Welcome back to my blog! I want to share with you this great little fairy shrine that I made with the Amazing Shadow Box Shrine Kit from Leaky Shed Studio!! I hope you enjoy my project!!! Be sure to check below how you can get a special free surprise when you order your own kit!!! 

To create this project :
bling, string, washi tape, metal flowers, glitter bottle
script stamp, paint, Viva Inka Gold, Beacon glues
plus items from the kit below:
circle frame, circle paper maché box crown,, spool and crystal pin
1. Cover the paper maché circle box with printed pattern tissue using Fast Finish Decoupage. Dry brush with pink paint once dry. Paint the Circle Frame Pink and set aside to dry. Paint the spool Purple and edge the rims of the top and bottom with gold.

2. With a script stamp, stamp in black the frame. Rub edges of frame with Inka Gold. Add Bling to frame.

3. Create a banner with Washi Tape, folding 3 lengths along the embroidery floss. Poke holes in side of box to string the banner across the inside. Paint the crown gold and purple. Add bling to crown and glue with Beacon Fabri-Tac the pin to the back. Add embroidery floss to the spool and to glitter bottle. Attach inside box with 3D glue dots. Add metal flowers to inside with glue dots or Fabri-Tac.

4. Attach Frame to box with Beacon 3in1.

So, you want to make your own Shadowbox Shrines?!?! When you order this fabulous kit from Leaky Shed Studio,  tell them leslierahye sent you and you will receive a free gift too!! How cool is that! The kit is $24.99 and contains all the cool goodies shown above!  Check back next week for more ideas using this kit!

Also, I'm giving away a sparkle package as a blog prize!! Be sure to comment on every stop on the hop to be in the drawing at the end of the week!


  1. What a perfect getaway for any fairy!!!!! So many little details!!! Love Leaky Shed products!

  2. Love you take on this....tiny little treasures for a Faerie!

  3. Love this little fairy respite! Love what you did with all the kit components ... I may have to try that myself!

    I just finished the blog hop - so many fun, clever, lovely and fanciful things presented today!

  4. So so cool Leslie! Love it! I love shrines of all kinds- you have given me great ideas.

  5. Wow loving the look of that kit and what you have done with it Leslie. Such a perfect hide-y hole for a fairy and all her treasures. Beautifully done and a great hop.

  6. Thanks for hosting such a great hop. AND this lovely home too. I want to rush home and create now!

  7. How wonderful! The piece makes me want to be small enough to go inside and spend hours looking around . I have recently started wanting to create something like this and your shrine has sparked so many ideas, so thank you! I just discovered Altered Pages in the past week and I am so glad I did.

  8. Thank you for hosting Lesliereahye and I love the fairy shrine :)

  9. What can I say! Amazing work, as always. I absolutely love your colors and how you combined all of the elements. I don't have any Leaky Shed products, but you have certainly inspired me to put it on my wish list. Thanks so much for hosting the swap. Everyone did such a fabulous job.

  10. Love the hop! So many cool projects and techniques. And some very lucky faeries who now have some stylish dwellings! Love this kit and how you've transformed it!


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