Hello! crafty friends, Diwali is round the corner. The month of festivals has started ..Its Durga Puja in Kolkata… Everyone must be preparing for the festivities ahead…So I have come up with Diwali Treat Boxes..hope to inspire you….
My First Project: Hexagonal treat box
Its a lovely hexagonal shape box..and the pattern paper here I have made using #PABD INDIAN MOTIFS stamp set and Archival inks. For the base of the box I have used Iris cardstock 250 gsm,and for the lid of the box I have used red cardstock…For stamping I have used HERO ARTS ombr’e butter to orange ink and archival carnation red ink to get that multi color look.Made the box acc to dimensions
Finally lid is decorated using #PABD double stitched scalloped circle die cut n using sentiments from #PABD DIWALI GREETINGS stamp set .For sentiments I have used Archival carnation red ink n then heat embossed with Rangers super fine clear embossing powder… …used golden ribbon , few mulberry flowers,pearl and red rhinestone sticker
Dimensions: Base Card Stock: 7 x 11-5/8 inches score short side at 1-1/2 and 4-1/2 inches score long side at 1-7/8; 3-3/4; 5-1/2; 7-3/8; 9-1/4, 11-1/8 inches Lid Card Stock: 4 x 11-5/8 inches score short side at 1/2 and 1-1/4 inches score long side at 1-7/8; 3-3/4; 5-5/8; 7-1/2; 9-3/8, 11-1/4 inches
My second project : Rectangular treat box
For the box I have used red cardstock and made the box according to the dimentions . Here also I have made my pattern paper for the box… using #PABD Indian motifs stamp set …using versamark and gold embossing powder did heat embossing and then distressed with wild honey distress ink. .Made the box according to dimensions. Finally decorated top with sentiment, red ribbon and red rhinestones.
Dimensions: Card Stock – 9 inches by 8-1/2 inches Score long side at 2 and 7 iinches Score the short side at 2, 4, 6, 8 inches
My third project : Small exploding treat box
For the base I took metallic light blue CS … . For the lid of the box I have used dark blue CS….ready size of the box is 3″* 3”.For the pattern paper on all 4 sides of the box I have used 160 gsm iris paper and stamped with cobalt blue Archival ink using #PABD INDIAN MOTIFS stamp set ,then distress with scattered straw distress ink…Finally decorated top with circle n scallop circle punch cutouts….stamped the sentiment with blue Archival ink n then heat embossed using Rangers super fine clear embossing powder….used pearl stickers ,ribbon and stamped n glittered butterfly.
card stock- 9” by 9”
score both sides at 3 inches and 6 inches
Lid- 5-1/16 by 5-1/16inches
score at 1inch on all sides
Thats all for today… thanks for stopping by…hope you all like the projects.. and for any quires you can always contact me or send me an email..Thank you Love n hugs DAKSHA