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Shell crafts


You might be having a ton of seashells sitting in your garage or basement from all over which are just waiting to be used in making beautiful shell crafts and thus put to good use. There are various ways to put these seashells to good use by making crafts. If you have a home at the seashore you can make fun projects for yourself or gifts for your friends and family. It is fun and really rewarding when you discover sea shell crafts.

 

In fact, you make candles while using sea shells. Shells or at least certain shells make great containers for a candle. First of all clean up the shell and then melt your wax by adding color and a nice fragnance. After that pour it into the shell. You can just make a fabulous seashell crafts from many types of wreaths. If you are using a straw wreath you will require to use something to cover up the straw first. You can also use craft moss by gluing it to the front of the wreath. Then you may also use any dried filler flowers to fill in the wreath by gluing each piece to the wreath until it’s covered. When it become dry, position each shell so that the wreath looks symmetrical at all angles.

 

As such, we generally find sometimes that shells are so beautiful that they should be displayed. You can also show those exotic shells in a shadow box and they would be preserved forever. You can also get a shadow box at local craft stores that usually have 6 -12 slots for each item. Thus, select the most beautiful shells you have found. Glue the shells in the display position to the back of the shadow box and assemble the shadow box as per the directions. If the background needs finishing you can glue material or paint the background before you glue the shells. In short, seashell crafts can be anything that you can imazine of to display or make use of those shells that may create something beautiful and artistic. It will really create a wonderful memory for forever.


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You might be having a ton of seashells sitting in your garage or basement from all over which are just waiting to be used in making beautiful shell crafts and thus put to good use.