Sunday, February 19, 2012

FIRST TIME FEBRUARY II

Good Evening Family, Friends, and Fellow Crafters!

 
Sorry for the late post, especially since this project was finished 2 days ago.  In keeping with my theme to try new things this month, I did my first Waterfall Card.  I know this style card is old to some of you, but it made my to do list last year, and I never got around to it.  This project also doubles as an entry over at Celebrate the Occasion, this week.

 

 



Also this week, I tackled another exploding box.  These are really addictive.  This one doubles as a card and mini album to celebrate my friend, Karen's birthday.  I stayed up to some wild hour Saturday morning until I found a way to get this cake slice to stand up.  I can't even tell you where I found the stand and how many times I cut and resized it, but I was so pysched when it was done, that I stayed up another 40 minutes watching tv, to calm my excitement.  LOL! 



  • I cut the stand using chipboard, then covered with paper.
  • The bottom base and cake plate were cut with regular paper.
  • I then took some Martha Stewart's decoupage sealer and brushed some on the bottom on the stand then adhered it to the base. Hold it place for a minute and tadaa!
  •  this paper is from a K & Co paper stack.
Thanks for stopping by my blog!!!!


7 comments:

  1. Very cute projects. Thanks for sharing with us at CTO

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  2. Both your projects are fabulous!
    Super job!
    Thanks for playing at CTO!

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  3. Great card and explosion box!! Thanks for playing at CTO this week!
    :)Amy
    Amy's Crafting Space
    Celebrate The Occasion Design Team Member

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  4. Beautifully done Lady! Both of these are on my to do list! take care~

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  5. Both are just wonderful, I just love the little cake piece! Thanks for joining us @ CTO for our Happy Valentines (use a heart) challenge :)

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  6. You know I'm loving this exploding box! I tried to do one awhile back, and I don't remember it turning out this nice! Great job! Something for "us" to do in March! LOL!

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