He had to pick a fairy tale for the diorama, and he choose The Ugly Duckling. Javen painted the background scene and the pond for the ducklings. There was just one problem. He didn't want to cut the pond to fit inside the box because the tops of the lily pads would be cut off. After a discussion about responsibility, the lilies were chopped.
I had to look up the elements of a diorama. So, if
* It is supposed to look like a miniature stage.
* It contains a scene of the story
* It is 3D
* Use miniatures to make the proportions look right