Tuesday, June 5, 2012

Explosion Box

Good morning Cheery Lynn fans!  It's Tuesday and time for a fun project I created using some of my favorite Cheery Lynn Dies!  When I started creating this box I didn't realize how much fun I was having until I was all through! I just kept adding to it and I'm so happy with the results.  This project is a great gift for anyone and a gorgeous little decoration! When you untie the ribbon and take the lid off this little box explodes with butterflies flying around the flowers!  I made the centers of the flowers from pink clay and a push mold.  The butterflies are suspended with strips of acetate which makes the butterflies jiggle and look like they are hoovering over the flowers.



 Cheery Lynn dies used: Leaf
Exotic Butterfly Small #2
Large Rose
Lace Corner Deco F
Sunflower
Sweet Williams
Cherry Blossom

Additional supplies:
Adhesive Gems- Bo Bunny
Hand made Clay Flower Centers - Debbie Sherman
Clay- Sculpey
ink - Colorbox
Patterned Paper KandCompany
Cardstock - Bazzil

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15 comments:

  1. Beautiful!!! Lovely dies, sweet color.

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  2. Wow this is so pretty!! I love all the details in this and of course I love pink!!

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  3. Beautiful...can you share the sizes of the box and cover or a template so we can more easily make it. I have their dies...

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  4. WOW...what a great box! Love your idea of the suspended butterflies - so delicate looking. Wonderful project Debbie!
    Paper Hugs,
    Jan

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  5. I love the pink and those butterflies are beautiful!!! Brilliant sweetie

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  6. Thank you! I will have to look for the information to recreate this. I've made several of them and don't use directions so I will have to do a tutorial or something. I will tell you that this project is very time consuming. It took about 6 hours to make.

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  7. Debbie just looked at your box!! Wow it is breath taking!! Love the suspension of the butterflies! Gorgeous!!

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  8. Gorgeous explosion box! Love all the details!!!!! Great use of all the dies!

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  9. I had just completed a Exploding box too but modified it for a project, yes it is very time consuming, but a wonderful effect when opened.
    You did a beautiful job with it.
    hugs
    Donna xx

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  10. Debbie...this is AMAZING! My eyes just EXPLODED out of my ..well...you know! This is such a labor of love! Fantastic job!

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  11. Debbie...this is AMAZING! My eyes just EXPLODED out of my ..well...you know! This is such a labor of love! Fantastic job!

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  12. Oh wow!!!! What an amazing project!!!! Love the butterflies fluttering around!!! Fabulous job!!

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  13. Debbie, I love this! It would surely brighten someone's day.
    hugs,
    Gini

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  14. Gorgeous!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
    Stunning effect and really exploding butterflies in there!
    Love, Kianel.

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  15. Debbie, this is amazing hun! :) Wonderful design, colours and beautiful dies!

    hugs

    xxalisonxx

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