Monday, March 24, 2014

*** My First Box Card!

I've been seeing all of these beautiful Box Cards on Pinterest and Blogs, so I just had to give one a try. I was surprised at how easy it came together. I will definitely be doing more of them. Here is my first attempt...

Open Box Card

Side View of Flat Box card.     
The DP I have had for ages! I fell in love with it when I saw and have been saving it for a "special project" and this one won! The digital image is by Saturated Canary. I coloured her with my Copics. I fussy cut out the image and the little bird that is with it. The bird I attached with a thin strip of clear (stiff) packaging, so it looks like it is just hovering beside this little cutie. The flowers are fabric and I found them at the $ Store! I used a Martha Stewart punch on the edges. The sentiment is just computer generated and then cut out with a Spellbinders' Die. I attached a little wooden bird, that I inked, by the sentiment. A simple jute bow is attached on one of the front sections.
This was a real fun project to do and I know I will definitely be sharing more "Box Cards" with you in the future.
Until next time.

Through The Purple Haze - Bingo (flowers/blue/punch)
All Crafts Challenge -  Anything Goes
Love To Create - Bingo ( sparkle/yellow/flowers)
The Crazy Challenge - Flower Frenzy
* 613 Avenue Create - Birds of a Feather
Crafting When We Can - Hearts and Flowers
Sentimental Sundays - Flowery Springtime
Di's Digi Designs - Use a Person & an Animal (Bird)
QKR Stampede - A Little Bird Told Me



Love this pop up box card. You've chosen beautiful colors.
Thanks for joining our Bingo challenge at Love to Create.


My Creative Therapy

Nancy I am just loving these box cards, I really like your version with the flowers and SC image which is so beautifully colored. Thanks for playing in our neighborhood at 613 Avenue Create!
Co-Owner/DT Coordinator


wow i love so much!!!! it's really wonderful!!! thanks for sharing it with crafting when we can!!!

Sylvia Anderson

This is so pretty, I love making these boxes.
Thank you for joining in our challenge (Through The Purple Haze)
Good luck x

butterfly dream cards

Well if tht is your first its lovely....well done you

fiona DT

Emily Thubbron

You did a bang up job for your first box card. It's beautiful. Thank you for sharing with us at QKR Stampede this week.

Emily T


Beautiful pop-up box!
Thank you for sharing with us at Love to Create this week.
Ruza, LTC Admin/Designer
Ruza's Craft Corner


Great box card, well done! Thanks for joining us at The Crazy Challenge.

groetjes, Ellen


Awesome card.

Thanks for sharing at Love to Create this week.


Kelly Schelske

Super cute card!! Thank you so much for playing along with us at Di's Digis last time around. Our new challenge is posted now, so I hope you'll come back and play along:-)

Hugs, Kelly

Chana Malkah

This is super creative! I love pop up box cards and yours is one of the best I have seen. Nicely composed and executed. Just dropped by to thank you for dropping this off by our house here at 613 Avenue Create.
I also wanted to let you know that your project will be featured on our Facebook page tomorrow (Monday, March 31st). Your project will post at 7:00 am EST (USA)
Chana, Owner

Debbie Adams

How sweet this box turned out. I really like the dp you used as well. Thank you for joining us at All Crafts Challenges.
Deborah ACC DT


How lovely! Thank you for joining us at my All Crafts Challenge, I hope to see you joining in again for our new challenge :-) Elaine DT-xxx-

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