Sunday, April 19, 2009

Stamptacular Challenge 3

The weeks are flying away, we are onto our third challenge already! Stamptacular Challenge 3 has a theme of black, white plus one other colour and we have a fabulous prize from our sponsor The Cutting Cafe . As usual the DT have produced some stunning creations, so head over and take a look.

This is my DT creation for this week, a scalloped edge box. I obviously went with red as my "one other colour" - I love how it looks so vibrant with the black and white.

I have used my WOJ Melinda's Heart stamp as it is just a perfect size for the top of the box. It is coloured with distress inks and I have added a little red stickles to the smaller hearts for a bit of added sparkle (although it doesn't really show in the photo)

The papers are from Papermania and the pearls and ribbon are from my stash.


This is a closer look at the side so you can see the scalloped edges. If you would like to see how I made it, pop back later as I'm going to do a tutorial...... my very first one!!!

Supplies
Card/Paper: Black, white and red card, Papermania
Stamp: WOJ - Melinda's Heart
Colouring: Distress inks - fired brick, weathered wood
Embellishments: Red stickles, pearls, ribbon
Tools: Cuttlebug, nesties, water brush, scoring tool
Thanks for looking x

14 comments:

  1. Wow fab box hun! Love the colour combo and the gorgeous stamp on top! What a fab gift!
    Hugs Tab xxx

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  2. Hey lovely, hope everything's rosy where you are - it's a gorgeously sunny day here :D

    Have left a surprise for you on my blog - go take a look :D

    xxxx

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  3. Wowzers! Very elegant. The black, red and white combo always looks so classy

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  4. This is just so neat! so well made, love the striking red. Joey.xxx

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  5. wow this box looks brill, well done, x carol

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  6. wowww Liza,what a beautiful box,l love the colours.

    hugs Riet.x

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  7. Absolutely stunning creation Liza, I adore everything you clever crafter. -x-

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  8. What an awesome box.
    Love the red you used!

    Janneke X

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  9. What a great project! Love it!!

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  10. This is beautiful Liza, loving the red with the black and white.

    Joanne x

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  11. Very pretty. I think I will have to try this box.

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  12. Beautiful box and I love the one you made with the tutorial too.
    luv
    Debby

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Thank you for taking the time to leave me a message, they are all really appreciated.

Liza x