#089 – Seashell Framed Art
#089 – Seashell Framed Art
Paper Casting Project

 
Create a beautiful gift tag and delicious
homebaked cookies for someone you love!



                               
Materials Needed:

1 Rycraft cookie stamp or craft stamp #089 – Seashell  OR   #1076 – Seashell
Cotton linter - (see Rycraft Paper Casting Kit and Refill)
1 paper casting*
#089 – Seashell  OR   #1076 – Seashell  (see Basic Paper Casting Instructions)
Clear acrylic varnish (optional)
1 picture frame 6”  square with inside opening
    at least 2 3/8” square
Craft paper, rice paper or any paper with a texture
    or design you like, 2 1/2”-3” square
Paint
Glue

*Note:  Alternately, the casting for this project may be made from clay instead of paper (see Basic Clay Casting Instructions). The choice is yours.

Note: You can substitute Import design #1076 – Seashell for Heirloom design #089 (pictured).
    

Instructions:
1.  Cut craft paper to fit inside opening of frame.
2.  Optional: Varnish the uncut casting and let dry.
3.  Use a touch of brown paint on the edges of the casting to give it a rustic, natural look.

4.  Glue casting to craft paper.
5.  Insert paper with casting into frame and secure.


This paper casting project is featured along with dozens of others
in our book The Art of Paper Casting, which includes basic paper casting
instructions, techniques for special effects, and a glossary of terms.

Project designed and created by Sue Moore. Photographs  by Paperworks, Corvallis, OR.