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Tuesday, 6 September 2016

Julia Spiri challenge 24 - boxes (or configuration boxes) - starts on 6 September

I am so sorry everyone I made a mistake and posted this on 2 September but the challenge doesn't start until 6 September.  (I am so fuzzy headed).

Challenge 24 at Julia Spiri is boxes or configuration boxes
http://juliaspirichallengeblog.blogspot.com.au/

I have made a small box

Top of box before it was stuck together

Close up of sentiment

I made the box out of kraft card and coloured the lid with Dusty Concord Distress stain
For the top of the lid of the box I have used paper from Lozzy's mixed media papers (I lightened the paper so the flowers showed better)

For two of the sides I printed out roses from Julia Spiri's watercolour flowers roses clip art
(I changed the colour of the flowers)
cut out the roses and added them to punched leaves.  Added washi tape
For the other two sides I added Julia Spiri precoloured digi stamps Rose and Ballerina
plus larger roses and washi tape.

I hope you will go over to Julia Spiri challenge and see the lovely work by the design team and join in the challenge.

I would like to add this card to the following:

Crafty Hazelnut's monthly pattern paper challenge - anything with pattern paper
http://craftyhazelnutspatternedpaper.blogspot.com.au/

Inspiration Destination 101 - anything goes
http://inspirationdestinationchallengeblog.blogspot.com.au/2016/08/AG-NO-101.html

Penny's challenge 293 - anything goes
http://pennyschallenges.blogspot.com.au/2016/08/welcome-to-pennys-challenge-293.html

Sunny Day Crafting 12 - anything goes
http://sunnydaycrafting.blogspot.com.au/2016/08/sunny-day-ch-12-always-anything-goes.html

Through the Craftroom Door - anything goes
http://ttcrd.blogspot.com.au/2016/08/ttcrd-challenge-aug-30-sept-5th-2016.html

Word Art Wednesday 246-247 - anything family friendly with an encouraging or uplifting verse


3 comments:

  1. What a gorgeous box Margaret - love how you have altered the colours on the digital papers and images to make it so pretty
    Blessings
    Maxine

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  2. Beautiful box! Thanks for linking up at Sunny Day Crafting.
    ~DT Janis

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  3. Gorgeous box Margaret, love the design!
    Hugs Donna xx

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