Wednesday, June 15, 2011

With Love Altered Box

Heartfelt Creations has the most beautiful stamps and dies!  They have some of the most talented designer's that help to bring their products to life!  Each of us has a unique style and I think that's what makes it fun!  It's always a pleasure to see what the girls create for us!

Finished size:  4" x 6"
Heartfelt Creations products used:
HCD701 Post Patch Die
HCD712 Bella Rose Die
HCPC 3363 Inspire Me Sentiments PreCut Set
Other supplies:
4" x 6" Wooden Hinged Box (Hobby Lobby), Pearls and paper (Prima), Antique Whit acrylic paint (Plaid), Glimmer Chalk (Tattered Angels) U-Cut It Dimensional Foam (Glue Arts)
1.)  Using Antique White, paint the wooden box.  Let dry.
2.)  Measure and cover the box.
3.)  Using the Posy Die, cut one of each of the second largest to second smallest flowers.
4.)  Mist with Light Pink Glimmer Chalk.  Let Dry
5.)  Use dimensional foam in between layers.
6.)  Add a generous bead of hot glue to the center of the flower and add small pearls.
7.)  Using the Bella Rose die, cut out 2 of the lacey leaves.
8.)  Hot glue the flower to the center of the lid.
9.)  Glue the lacey leaves to the left of the flower.
10.)  Add two gold leaves to the right side of the flower.
11.)  Stamp "With Love" near the left, bottom of the box.
13.)  Add a pearl/crystal border to the top of the box.


KarinsArtScrap said...

beautiful box jan and your flower is looking fabulous.

greetings karin

Cheryl said...

oh jan hun this is simply stunning oh just love what you have done here hun hugs cheryl xxx

craftattack said...

Beautiful box and such beautiful deco elements! Valerie

Lisa Lynne said...

Just beautiful! Your altered projects are so inspiring.

artistamyjo said...

Jan this is really beautiful.Your ideas and designs are just beyond words. My favorite blog to visit.
Hugs, Amy

Olga said...


Jingle said...

This is so pretty!

A Vintage Chic said...

How beautiful, Jan! Love all the detail!


1CardCreator said...

Gorgeous treasure box Jan. I love all the details, the pearls and lace and paper are gorgeous and I love that flower!

Carla S. said...

Gorgeous altered box, Jan! Your details are sobeautiful!

Lisa Somerville said...

Beautiful altered box, wonderful choice of papers and embellies!

Lynne Moncrieff said...

The previous comment summed it all up for me!

Janna Werner said...

Jan, your altered projects are always gorgeous. Love the huge flower and the lace. TFS! Janna

marsha said...

What a gorgeous altered box! Love the flower!

Ann said...

just beautiful!!!!!!!!! :)

Shirley said...

Oh wow! This is gorgeous and I am in love with that flower too!