Since these paper are sturdy and heavy enough for making box, I designed a little surprise gift box.
- Authentique Paper "Thrilling" series.
- IMAGINE Crafts®/Tsukineko® Memento Luxe™ Mixed Media Pigment Ink - Tuxedo Black
- IMAGINE Crafts®/Tsukineko® Jumbo Daubers™
- IMAGINE Crafts®/Tsukineko® Vertigo ™
- Spellbinders Nestabilities Circles (S4-114), Squares (S4-126)
- Spellbinders - Holy Motifs die (S5-057)
- Grosgrain ribbon
- Paper Flower (Prima)
- Black Pearls (Hero Arts)
- craft glue
|Cut four 3" Circles, 2 3" circles in contrast design, 2 3" Squares using Nextabilities die, or hand cut|
|Cut in half and make 4 half circles from contrast design|
|Fold in half|
|Fold in half for four pieces of circles|
|For box bottom, cut 10-1/2" square.|
|Score 3-1/2" from each side (make # score line)|
|Fold diagonally all four corner blocks and fold up to make box|
|Ink edge with Memento Luxe Tuxedo Black using Jumbo Dauber|
|Ink edges for all circles and half circles, and one square.|
|Ink box edges too.|
|Take circles, glue just half of wrong side|
|Adhere to square piece (uninked one)|
|Adhere half circles to each corner.|
|This will be the lid for the box|
|Cut Holly Motif from black card stock. Adhere "Magic" label sticker from the paper collection.|
|Adhere to the lid top|
|Apply grosgrain ribbon, paper flower and black pearl to the lid. Also sticker flags are applied for box sides.|
|Make a Vertigo ghost, Heat the Vertigo film with heat gun. Shape when it get soft enough. (Be careful - it's very hot)|
|Applly wiggle eyes, then glue to the inked suare, then adhere to inside of box buttom|
Note: Vertigo film is not flexible even heated enough, I just wanted to try it and share my experience.
I'll make a few more boxes and fill them with candies for this years Halloween.