Thursday, 11 June 2009

It was just a box, now its special, (long post)


My project that took me most of today started of like this

it is a A4 size box.

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I then printed of this digi image from my new cd set

Lavender and Paper Lace.

onto purple paper, then coloured in purples,

apart from her hair which was meant to be blonde but

because of the purple paper came out a bit bright,

but then again she is a fairy so it can be like that,

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The dress and hat is coloured with a metallic purple sakura pen,

I cut her out and layered her up on a second image,

that I printed in a purple frame,

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I printed these butterfly’s and cut them out,

then used silicone to make them stand up, added antennae

with a purple sakura pen, and purple gems to the body.

The inside of the box is decorated as well.

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The lid was layered with purple card

and lavender and lace backing paper.

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The end result is this lovely box to use

for a lovely gift.

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I am going to enter this in two challenges,

they are

The Colour PURPLE - Crafty Creations


Box or Bag - Digital Tuesday

Thanks for popping by,



x X x


Maria Matter said...

Angie, this is just beautiful! Such a fantastic image!
So glad you could join us at the Digital Tuesday Challenge!
blessings, Maria

Dorothy (etsdas on SCS) said...

What a delicate, lovely creation.

Lora said...

Wow Angie this is gorgeous! I love the delicate colours you have used, it's so pretty.
Thanks for joining in at the DTC again this week.
Hugs Lora x

Littlebear said...

This is a beautiful box, the papers from the CD are lovely.
Clare x

Anonymous said...

wow hun this is amazing you've done a smashing job turning a boring box into a thing of beauty. Well done you your hard work is well worth it x x

Jacilynn said...

gorgeous Detail's Angie! Super project

Anjou Krelovich said...

Wow! That's amazing. What a beautiful gift box! Thanks for joining us at the DTC challenge.

Christine said...

Beautiful Box. Truly stunning!


raindropecho said...

Beautiful creation! I can see why it took you a while to make shows your effort! Thanks for sharing this at Crafty Creations this week :D

~ Ann V

Anonymous said...

This is so delicate and elegant! Lovely image! Thanks so much for joining us at Crafty Creations Challlenge!

Ali Manning said...

Wow - this is a FANTASTIC project! Thanks for joining us at Crafty Creations.

Saskia said...


Wow, great work, so beautiful!!! Thanks for joining us at Crafty Creations!! Good luck!

Sweet greetings,
Saskia :)

yvonne said...

Oh my .. well worth a day spending on this card.
Just love the whole look on this card.. pretty images and papers ..You have out done yourself once again x

Amy Johnson said...

Wowsa! What a piece of art you made out of a simple box! I love the papers, colors, image and butterflies. Thanks so much for playing the DTC!

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Jaspere said...

Wow you went from a plain box to a work of art. Wow you embraced the challenge.

Paula said...

What a beautiful box, love the colors you chose...just simply stunning! So glad you could join us this week at the Digital Tuesday Challenge!

Jaime said...

Stunning, absolutely stunning. Thanks for joining us at CCC this week.