This Ombre Heart wall art is easy but packs punch! When you are done you will surprise yourself at how beautiful it will look hanging on your wall!


  • 12×12 White Shadow Box
  • Dear Lizzy 12×12 Wood Hearts
  • Foam Brush
  • Acrylic Paint color of your choice (turquoise is use in this project)
  • White Acrylic Paint
  • Glue gun

Ombré Heart DIY Shadow Box

Crafters Acrylic Paint


  1. Start with the color you would like to be the darkest.
  2. Using your foam brush paint your first row of paint.
  3. Then ad White paint to your starting color and slowly paint each row adding white to make each row lighter. If you paint a row and its too light or too dark your can always go over that row later.
  4. Once its dry open up your shadow box and place the wood heart piece into the front of the shadow box. Then glue into shadow box using your glue gun.
  5. Add the shadow box inset on top of the glue and push down the black tabs to hold in place.
  6. Throw away the back piece of your frame & hang!