How to make a Woodland Diorama Box

Make your own mini woodland scene using our diorama boxes.

Skill Level


Time to Make

1 hour plus drying time.

Adult Supervision Needed


How to Make

  1. Assemble the diorama box and glue together.
  2. Paint the inside and outside of the diorama box with your chosen colours using acrylic paint. Leave to dry and then apply a second coat of paint.
  3. On coloured pieces of paper mark out your designs and with scissors cut out the tree shapes and hills. Glue in place starting from the back to the front to create a sense of depth.
  4. Create woodland models from Fimo soft modelling clay and add wiggle eyes to finish.

Top Tip

Start from the back to the front and add layers of detail to your diorama boxes to create a sense of depth to your scene.

What You Need