This is for the IC featuring the website Hard to Find. Good gracious they sell a ton of things! I selected the gold silk flower here: https://www.hardtofind.com.au/produc...7D-Brooch.html and set off to make an anniversary note box for one of my customers celebrating their 21st anniversary in business next week.
I absolutely adored Peggy's card from last week here: http://www.splitcoaststampers.com/ga...;ppuser=247615. So I set about casing it the best I could with the supplies that I have. I used currency Neena Classic Linen Pearlescent card stocks in gold and cream. Sponged with Brilliance Galaxy Gold, frosted a Petaloo flower heavily with diluted Frost White All Purpose Ink. The papers are actually very shimmery!
Thanks for the inspiration to both Anne and Peggy. Hope you like it and thanks for looking.
PT: 6 on the top of the box; 14 in total
Date: Saturday, May 12, 2012 GMT Views: 1294
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Sat, May 12, 2012 @ 11:24 AM
This is truly gorgeous. I really like how you acknowledged your inspiration from Peggy's card.....what an admirable gesture. Your box is beautiful in its own right and your work is impeccable. The shimmer is lovely. Your customer is sure to treasure this wonderful expression of your appreciation.
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Sat, May 12, 2012 @ 5:13 PM
Oh Miss M, what a lovely creation you have made today. So rich and fabulous! WOW job for sure. TFS :0)
------------------------------ Cathy B aka: Mutnik ....or is it Nutmeg?! I get so confused!
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Sat, May 12, 2012 @ 6:06 PM
What a beautiful creation you have made! I always admire people who do 3D projects becuase boxes always challenge me! I wish I could see this box in real life to see how it shimmers. That gold silk flower is amazing and I am going to check out that site. What an HONOR to be cased by you making this amazing box!!!!!