Friday, 4 December 2015

Creative Artiste DT

Well I would like to announce that I have been asked to join the Design Team for
and this is my first project for the December challenge which is 
Anything Goes.

I have always enjoyed making and altering things so now I can enjoy playing for a reason.

As Christmas is rapidly approaching I thought I would make my first project a Christmas one.
So I have made a box of Poinsettias. 
It starts out as a card in a box base, but I have folded the side down and shaped them to make it look a little different. The die cut poinsettias have been die cut using a Sue Wilson dies and Spellbinders dies. The top edge of the box and the top of the back have been edged with cotton lace.

I have die cut a variety of leaves including some Tim Holtz dies to fill in below the flowers. Then just added some berry stalks, tiny pinecones, and other leaves to add extra dimension.

I am really pleased to be working with some very talented ladies at Creative Artiste. Please pop over to the challenge blog and see what lovely things they have made too. 

I would like to enter this box in the following challnges
Scrap and Craft - Anything Christmas
ABC Christmas - 4x4 box
Try it on Tuesday - Bags and Boxes
We Love to Create - Mixed Media


  1. Absolutely gorgeous project Janet... Thank you so much for your committement by joining our very talented Design Team...

    Rhonda DT xxx

  2. Cute card, thanks for sharing with A Snowflakes Promise!

  3. Great job so different too! Thanks for joining in with our challenge at ABC Christmas Challenge,
    hugs Samantha :0)

  4. A excellent project! Love all beautiful embellishments and fantastic design.
    Congrats on your first DT project.

    Thank you for joining us at Try it on Tuesday. Mar x

  5. Your flowers are so pretty and great take on the challenge. Thanks for playing with us at TIOT.
    Hugz, Z

  6. This is gorgeous! Very creative on the folded sides...
    Congrats on the DT!
    Thank you for joining us at Decorate to Celebrate!
    The Leaf Studio

  7. I love it! Thank you for joining us at Try It On Tuesday!

  8. Stunning creation, thank you for joining us at Crafting from the Heart.

    Pam x

  9. what afab creation. clever use of the flaps made it look like a pot. thank you for sharing it with us at TTCRD and good luck, Theresa DT xx

  10. Wow - this is fabulous!
    Thanks for playing at the ABC Christmas Challenge!
    Helen x

  11. Gorgeous creation!
    Thanks for playing at the ABC Christmas Challenge.

  12. WOW! this is beautiful!! Thank you for joining our challenge over at Decorate to Celebrate.

  13. A fabulous project for your debut Janet. This is just gorgeous and I love all the flowers xx

  14. Fabulous! And congrats on your new Design Team :)

  15. Hello Janet, Wow this is stunning, love the cotton lace.


  16. Absolutely gorgeous work Janet. It is hard to believe those flowers are paper-crafted as well. Incredible job on this mixed art creation. Congrats on your new team assignment. They are very lucky to have someone with your calibre of talent.

    Lisa D.

  17. A great creation - thanks for joining us at Crafty Girls Creations.

    Helen x


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