Saturday, January 26, 2013

Valentine Keepsake box

Keepsake Box
Recollections paper - pink and red

Studio G clear stamp sets – Valentine sentiment and flower swirl

Memories ink pad – black

Other supplies:
Conversation hearts foam stickers
Mini brads
Heart punch
Circle punch – ¾”
Flower punch

1.       Score a 4 7/8” x 4 7/8” red paper  15/16” on all sides.  Fold on all score lines.  Cut in on two sides to form flaps and adhere together to form the base of the box.
2.       Score an 8 ½” X 3 ¼” red paper at ½”, 3 ½”, 4 ½” and 7 ½”.  Fold on all score lines.
3.       Place adhesive on bottom, front and back of base box and stick onto 8 ½” x 3 ¼” piece between the 4 ½” and 7 ½” score lines.  Stamp swirl flowers randomly on top of box.
4.       Pierce a hole in center of the front of the box approximately ½” down.  Punch a ¾” circle out of pink paper and two flowers from red paper.  Adhere flowers onto center of circle and pierce hole in a center.  Insert a brad into the center of the flower and attach to the box.
5.       Punch a heart shape out of a pink paper.  Stamp sentiment onto the heart and adhere to the  top of box with dimensional adhesive.   Place foam sticker onto the top of the box next to the punched out heart.
This was mostly based on a Stampin'Up demonstrator's, Alissa, class and instructions.

    1 comment:

    1. Love your little box and the 3d heart on top. Gorgeous!


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