Shadow Box Woodworking Plan
Nearly all of us have a small collection of one type or another. And those collections vary considerably. So we designed a display case that looks great; goes together quickly; and, most importantly, can be customized easily to fit any collection.
For lightweight collectibles that can be attached with adhesives or fine thread, build the case without dividers, as shown at right. For heavier items requiring a little more support, build dividers like those shown. Later in this article you'll find tips for properly securing light and heavy objects.
Measures 17-3/8 x 17-3/8 x 2-1/2"
WOOD Issue 143, August 2002