Thursday, June 23, 2011

Altered Thank You Box and a Giveaway

by Jessica Morales


McGill Paper Punches:
      -64504 Paper Blossoms Garden Petals
      -64501 Paper Blossoms Pear
      -64502 Paper Blossoms Birch Leaf
      -64500 Paper Blossoms Alpine Snowflake
      -69006L Vintage Label Punch
      -65800R Tool Kit
      -65900R Molding Mat

Additional Supplies:
      -Coordinations White and Green Cardstock
      -DCWV Lemon Flowers Stack
      -Skeleton leaves
      -Paper Mache box
      -Creative Impressions Pumpkin Cotton Twill
      -White Gelly Roll Pen
      -KinderStampO "Friendship" Stamp Set
      -Memento Tuxedo Black Ink Pad

 Creating the Garden Rose:

      click for full printable PDF

Card Instructions:
  1. Cover the box base and top using pattern cardstock 
  2. Adhere a piece of cotton twill around center of base 
  3. Punch out Vintage labels in black and white cardstock 
  4. Stamp sentiment on white oval. Adhere white oval to black frame. Add a few dots using the white gelly roll pen. 
  5. Adhere stamped frame embellishment to center of cotton twill 
  6. Adhere 4 skeleton leaves to top of box. 
  7. Adherre paper rose on top of skeleton leaves.
Here is a closer look at the rose.


Be sure to leave a comment for a chance to win the punches that create the Floral Rose.  All you have to do is leave a comment on any or all the posts from now until Midnight June 28th letting us know what you thought of our projects from now till then.  The more comments you leave the more times you will be entered into the drawing.  So comment every day for more chances to win.  Also if you are a follower of our blog or facebook let us know and we will enter you in for each site you follow us on.  Plus If you follow our designers blogs let us know who and we will enter you in for each designer you follow.  We will draw a lucky winner on the morning of June 29th and announce it on the blog.  

As Always we would love to see what you are creating with any of our McGill Paper Punches so be sure to leave us a comment with a direct link to your project.

Till next time, Happy Crafting

58 comments:

  1. This is so cute! I am in love with those roses!!

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  2. How adorable!!!! Beautiful rose!

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  3. too cute! and thanks to "lurking" on ustream last night I know how to make the flower!! thanks, jessica.

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  4. Beautiful! I love the colors of the box. I got my awesome tool set and mat the other day and now I just need to stock up on the punches! :O)

    XXX

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  5. So cute. Love the colors! Thanks for the how-to.

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  6. That flower is simply gorgeous!!!

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  7. At first I didn't think I needed this punch..but as the days go by you show me all the reasons I do.. love these rose projects.. thanks for the chance to make my own..:D

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  8. I absolutely LOVE roses. So much in fact, that I bought the floral petal punch recently to make them. But, I do not have the blossom garden punch!! Would be so excited to get my hands on it!

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  9. This is fabulous! Love the box with the beautiful rose on top. I love Jessica's work!

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  10. What a great project! I would love to make the roses.

    amanbains1 at gmail dot com

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  11. I hared you to my facebook page also.. :D

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  12. How beautiful, would love a chance to win the punches that you used to create the flower but your box is just AMAZING!!! TFS pammejo1@yahoo.com

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  13. Awesome flower and beautiful box. Winning a McGill flower punch would be like getting a slice of Heaven on Earth. Fabulous!
    lindamilroy@hotmail.com

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  14. WOW, this is so awesome! The flower is just gorgeous! I would so LOVE to win the McGill punch!! Thanks for the chance :)

    Lisa
    http://indymermaid.blogspot.com
    indymermaid(at)blogspot.com

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  15. This is beautiful! I want to try making these sooooo bad!

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  16. Love this!!! Thanks for the introduction, Jess....so very cute!

    srkitten@aol.com

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  17. BEAUTIFUL! what an amazing flower!
    Sarah
    craftingwithsarah.blogspot.com
    craftingwithsarah@gmail.com

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  18. What a gorgeous box. I love the big flower on top. TFS.

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  19. Roses are so timless,very nicely done!

    Daily tweet....mitch1066(at)gmail.com

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  20. The box is beautiful and the rose really finishes it off to make it special. Roses were my grandmothers favorite flower - her name was Rosemary.

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  21. We can never have enough roses, like Mitch1066 says, they are timeless!!!

    What a wonderful idea! I am already thinking of a box I can "scraplift" this for!

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  22. This is so pretty! I love the yellow! :-)

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  23. Very nice, shows a great way to use the flower.

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  24. Very pretty box and I love the flower :) I'm a new follower on your blog! TFS

    tiffanymarierice@yahoo.com
    http://sparkledmemories.blogspot.com/

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  25. I just discovered these punches on Ustream. I really like how these flowers are so versatile.

    Raven


    ravenmc @gmail.com

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  26. totally lovin these punches. saw them on jess' ustream for kinderstampo. love them.. thx for such a wonderful product. cannot wait to start making my own pretty flowers.

    thx
    kmorgan1982@yahoo.com

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  27. I am a follower and I love roses!
    (hugs)

    anitadclark@msn.com

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  28. This is gorgeous. I love flowers. I can't wait to try this :)

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  29. These roses are too cute. Thanks for the chance to win.

    Marijo aka Scraptastic Grammy
    mjs1199 at cox dot net

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  30. I love to make paper flowers! So happy that Jess is teamed up with you:) She makes the cutest projects! I would be thrilled if I won these awesome punches so I too could make beautiful flowers like Jess does! :D Thanks McGill for the opportunity!

    ~Vanessa W
    baboo7192 at gmail dot com

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  31. I am a new follower and just love the box and the rose is awesome. I would so love to win the punches to make it. Great job!!!
    Have a happy crafting day!!!!
    Karen dkolopez@msn.com

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  32. I just love the way these turned out. and I would love to have a set and learn to do what you already know...

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  33. I love this altered project and this is beautiful and I am loving that flower punch more and more and I really want it!! :) Thanks for the chance to win and it is awesome!
    purplefuzz06@yahoo.com

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  34. Love your creation thanks for sharing
    marial302003@yahoo.com

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  35. I follow Jessica's blog.
    slrdowney at hotmail dot com

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  36. Beautiful thank you gift--the rose is awesome!
    slrdowney at hotmail dot com

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  37. LOVE these paper roses! I love making my own flowers. I follow Jessica's blog.
    mnimmo@gmail.com

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  38. I just washed a container yesterday that is going to be perfect for this project. The paper roses on top are going to be so cool. thank you for the tutorial on these.
    deborah345 dot 2 at gamil dot com

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  39. This flower is so beautiful! If I don't win, I hope to be able to purchase the punches in the near future.
    Glenda
    Glendalea.blogspot.com

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  40. What am absolutely beautiful rose!!! I can't wait to get some of these punches. ;-D

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  41. Your flowers are so cute and useful. I can't wait to see more ideas.

    Raven

    ravenmc @gmail.com

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  42. I love this project, its lovely.Jess does good in all she creates. I was so inspired that immeditely searched an bought a few online. Waiting their arrival.
    Dawn RI
    abosoffit@hotmail.com

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  43. I'm loving these roses. I defiantly have to give making one a try. TFS
    Hugs, Rosalee

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  44. I ABSOLUTELY love this project!! The punches are AWESOME and I definitely have to get them!! Thanks for such AWESOME inspiration!! Mc Gill punches ROCK!!!

    Hugs,
    Tanya

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  45. Beautiful box Jessica!! So lovely!
    1. I follow this blog.
    2. I follow McGill on Facebook.
    3. have followed Pinky's blog Fo-Eva!
    4. I also follow Janine's blog.
    5. I also follow Jessica's blog.
    6. I also follow Elisa's blog.
    Just another fine example of why McGill punches are DA BOMB!

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  46. I love flowers for crafting and buying them can get so expensive, what an awesome way to create my own. Thanks for the chance to win.

    csparky61 at yahoo dot com

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  47. totally just found you via the Tim Holtz FB page. so cute and cleaver. Hope to win big here to be just like you.

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  48. I'm following you and Pinky's blog. I love these flowers!

    April
    nginerd at gmail dot com
    http://ajoy2scrap.blogspot.com

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  49. fabulous flowers!! and what a great prize

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  50. I also follow your blog and am your friend on Facebook.

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  51. Oh my goodness, but this yellow rose is so beautiful!

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