Friday, March 18, 2011

Blogger’s Challenge – Spring Flowers

Today’s Blogger’s Challenge Theme is “Spring Flowers”. Well that is an easy one for me because you know just how much I love my “Fun Flowers” Die.

I am going to my Scentsy Upline’s house tonight and she asked to bring some snacks. So I made a fun basket and filled it with the Almond Joy Pieces (see the blue ones matching our Pacific Point!).

The original idea to modify the Petal Cone die to make a basket came from Sharon Field. She is a genius like that!

Here is my take on it:

 

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Supplies

Stamps: Confetti, Punch Bunch

Paper: Tempting Turquoise, Pacific Point, Whisper White

Ink:Tempting Turquoise, Melon Mambo

Accessories:  Ice Cream Parlor DSP and Buttons, Rhinestone, Paper Daisies

Tools: Mini Glue Dots, Dimensionals, Fun Flowers Die, Scallop Circle Punch

I used the “Confetti” Stamp set and stamped it in Tempting Turquoise ink all over the the basket before assembling it.

The “original basket” has a handle, but I opted not to put one on, because I was afraid it would not support the weight of my treats :-)

13 comments:

  1. What a great use of the Petal Cone die--beautiful project!

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  2. How pretty and fun! This is just a wonderful little project.

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  3. Yet another fabulous way to use that die...and dumb me, I still haven't ordered it!!!!!! Terrific project for this week's challenge!

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  4. So beautiful. Love your art piece. Gorgeous.

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  5. This little box is so adorable!! Love the way you put the flowers on the inside of the flaps and then one in the center!

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  6. the basket is beautiful and I love the almond joy pieces-yum!

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  7. Just adorable! Love the layered flowers you used to decorate the basket.

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  8. Yum, what a great container for those wonderful sweet treats.

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  9. This is soooo very cute Claudia! Love the look of your blog too! {sMILES}

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  10. What a great project Claudia! Such a fun way to set out those yummy treats! :D

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  11. Very fun project- very springy indeed! Glad to have you join the Bloggers Challenge!

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