Tuesday, January 10, 2012

January Flower of The Month

This month we are all about the Carnation

To get you started on creating a dimensional Carnation, Valerie Brincheck has designed this gorgeous Gift Box featuring the Carnation and of course we have the complete supply list and step by step instructions for you.

  McGill Paper Punches:
     -64002 Floriano Paper Blossom Punch
     -64511 Star Lily Paper Blossom Punch
     -64535 Highland Snowflake Paper Blossom Punch
     -65800 Tool Kit
     -65900 Molding Mat

Additional Supplies:
     -Bo-Bunny Wasbi Dots Cardstock
     -Bazzill Cardstock
     -Acrylic Paint (black and lime)
     -Brocade Ribbon (Michaels)
     -Flower Soft (Polar White)
     -Tim Holtz Distress Ink (Aged Mahogany and Peeled Paint)
     -Ranger Inking Tool
     -4" round Paper Mache' Box
     -Floracraft 1 1/2" Styrofoam Balls 

Creating the Carnation:
    click for full printable PDF

Here is a close up of the Carnations...

Project Instructions:
   click for full printable PDF

Here is another photo of the completed project...

We'll be back soon with more Paper Blossom projects and other projects using the complete line of McGill Paper Punches.

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glenda said...

Such a beauty!

prutsels said...

Very impressive!
can't wait to see what else you come up with!