Monday, 4 February 2008

Oops, forgot this one!

I forgot to include this box in my post yesterday... which is lucky really as I don't have the camera today and can't take the pic of the card I really wanted to show you. 

But back to the box - it's another of those quick little 5-10-15-20 boxes, with the sides pinched so that the top will close. 

Again, flash photography has destroyed the background stamping... this time it was the delicate little flowers from Simply Said. I coloured the image with a Real Red marker - the fine tip really came into its own for the tiny flowers. 

Stamps: Simply Said (p39)
Cardstock: Real Red, Whisper White, Basic Black
Ink: Real Red, Basic Black
Accessories: Gingham ribbon - red (p86), Gingham ribbon - black (p86), household staple.  

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10 comments:

  1. cute boxes! i know what you mean about flash photos hiding the background. I usually don't remember to take photos until the evening or first thing in the morning so I'm stuck with artificial lighting and flash photography.

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  2. great job on the box... flashes seem to be the baine of craftmakers... TFS

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  3. love the box and the red is stunning. I can;t see where the flash has ruined your work..it si always stunning

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  4. I really like how you positioned the heart in relation to the mat. Small thing that is very eye-catching. Way to go!

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  5. This is adorable!!! I'm looking into a light box to take my pictures in. I get them done during the day but it always snows so no sun. This is wonderful even with the lighting problem!

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  6. Really love this vibrant red!! Another beautiful box!

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  7. Very sweet - love these boxes you're making. So easy too. CC

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  8. very cute. love the stapled gingham ribbon!

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  9. Looks like your first workshop was a hit! I wanna come? Lol. Boxes are cute, you're so talented.

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