This origami box folding is taking me over I think!
Using UK A4 squared makes a perfect gift box size (37cm or 3.5" approx).
I really wanted to incorporate some of the elements of my exploding boxes with this one, it's for a friend.
- Inner Lid:
I wanted a nice message inside the lid and found Hero Arts 'Happiness Messages' fitted the bill! I stamped in VersMark clear embossing ink and embossed with gold.
- 'Black on Black embossing':
Here I used Perfectly Clear 'Leafy Silhouettes' stamped with a VersMark clear ink pad and embossed with clear embossing powder.
- Decorative Panels & Box Lining:
I used a base of lime green card and tinted it with VersaColor Evergreen and Lagoon Blue inks. I then stamped Stampendous 'Summer Leaves' (the fern) using VersaColor Evergreen.
I finished with green ultra-fine glitter highlights.
The dragonfly is punched - Paper Shapers Whale of a Punch 'Dragonfly' then highlighted with ultra-fine glitter.
Click here -Tutorial now posted
Your boxes truly are magic! This is just simply stunning. I left you a message on SC, but just in case you get this before that one, I have kind of highlighted you on my blog and gave people links to come see you! Hope you don't mind. . .I'm a huge fan!ReplyDelete
Ohhhhh i just LOVE those cute boxes you've created.ReplyDelete
Every one of them.
Thank you, for your heart warming comment.
Hi Elaine - well I'm just blown way by your boxes!! Found you through Curts blog. may I add a link to your blog on my sidebar??ReplyDelete
Wow! Very sophistocated!!! Love it.ReplyDelete
Thank you so much for stopping by my blog and your lovely comment.
I am soo glad to have now found you. Your exploding boxes are AMAZING. It's lovely to see something so different and unique.
I shall definitely be following you to see more of your stunning creations,
Love Sarita xx
Curt was right!!!!!!! Your boxes are incredible, absolutely stunning!!!!!!ReplyDelete