Monday, November 19, 2012

Paper Pretties Monday

Good Morning!  I hope you had a great weekend.  Mine was OK, not as productive as I'd hoped in the craft area, but other than that it was a good one.

I have a fun project to share with you for this week's Paper Pretties challenge.  This week we're making Anything But a Card.  I love these challenges!

This week there is a re-release of a super cute image by ARTish.  This is Garner.  I'm posting a picture of him so you can see what he actually looks like.

And now what I did with him....

I did find inspiration from a great tutorial on SCS for a Flat Back Treat box.  A lot of fun to make!  I dressed Garner up in Christmas cheer and then used a couple of punches to turn his spring-y bouquet into a festive bouquet of poinsettias.

What do you think?  I rarely use my punches and I don't know why because they can be a lot of fun!  I used a Gold Paper Pen from my Raisin Boat drawer to create the center.  The results pleased me a lot.  This box will be perfect to stuff a Hershey's Kiss and a tube of lip gloss into for a certain daughter I know.

Image:  Garner
Card stock:  Neenah Classic Crest, Red (Recollections), Garden Green (SU!)
Copics:  C-1, C-3, C5, E000, E00, E33, E37, E37, R000, R02, R11, R27, R29, YG17, YG63, YG67
Tools:  Flower punch, Holly leaf punch, corner rounder, Paper Pen Gold (Raisin Boat)

1 Encouraging Thoughts:

Debbie said...

This guy made me smile!! He's very cute! I love how you placed the punched flowers over the stamp!!

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