Monday, June 23, 2014

Patriotic Shadow Box - Carta Bella Design Team Project

Hi everyone!  Here's my Carta Bella Design Team project that's up on their blog today, a patriotic shadow box.  I used the Ahoy There paper collection, this was definitely a fun project to make, I love this paper!!

I used the 5 x 7 shadow box by Lori Whitlock; she has an assembly video here. The Good Times sheet from the collection makes a perfect American flag, I just cut out a 4” x 5.25” piece and a 2.5” x 2.75” for the smaller rectangle.

The new matching dies are so fun to use I cut the ship’s wheel from some thin cork. For the anchor I used the 6 x 6 paper pad, I wanted a smaller pattern for it.

Supplies Used
Ahoy There Patterned Paper Anchors Away
Ahoy There Patterned Paper Waves
Ahoy There Patterned Paper Good Times
Ahoy There Patterned Paper My Anchor
Ahoy There Patterned Paper Ship Flags
Ahoy There Patterned Paper Sailboats
Ahoy There Patterned Paper World Traveler
Ahoy There 6 x 6 Paper Pad (used for Anchor Die Cut)
Ahoy There Element Stickers
CB Designer Dies Sea, Ship, Anchor Die
White Cardstock
Die Cut Shadow Box SVG or Studio file
Silhouette Cameo
Manual Die Cutting Machine
Thin Cork sheet
Rectangle Dies
Star Dies

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