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Happy Saturday with an exploding box!!


Hi everyone!! Well I am back this past week was wonderful! We had a great time in Webb Alabama seeing one of our favorite speakers!! If you have followed me for any length of time you know that my husband and I have been trying to conceive and God really spoke to us this past week and we are excited about the future. We believe that God is getting ready to bless us with a little one!! I will keep you posted on that!!
Now onto the last post. I had put up a blog p
oll for the E2 and the winning thing was question and answer but then I only got one question and here it is......
phillychick said...

I just tried to cut a card from gypsy to E2 and it would not weld. Is it
possible to weld from gypsy to E2?

Thanks,

Dian Dabek

Dian, I personally do not have a gypsy so I am not the expert on this question for the E2 however I searched around for you and found if you go over to Creations by Christina that she has a video series on connecting the gypsy to the E2!! Thanks Christina and Thanks Dian for your question!.
Lastly I wanted to share with you all my first exploding box!! This was lots of fun to make and really pretty easy. I created this for a few design team calls and I am really hoping to get chosen for the teams!! I will let you know next week about one of them at least. I have not done any design teams yet but would really like too!!!



I am new to stamping but I have to say that I am absolutely loving it!! Normally I would use a die cut phrase for my sentiment but I am finding that Stamping Sentiments is so much fun and very versatile and I have to tell you quicker and easier!! I am excited for the world of stamping and h
ow it will add to my projects!!
So this is just a cheap stamp set from Walmart that I had in my drawer and I really liked what it said and thought it would go perfect with this project!!





I had so much fun making this!! I used a compilation of Worldwin papers along with colorbok papers. Plus I used my cricut with the CTMH Art philosophy cartridge for the flower on the inside of the box. Being that it is Saturday my time is cut short today but next week I will have a tutorial up for this box. So come back and check it out!!
I will let you all know if I get chosen for a design team!!!

Thanks again and Happy Saturday!!!!

Comments

  1. I love exploding boxes! I've never made one, but I'm hoping to try one soon! Good luck!
    Maribel
    ilovescrapping.blogspot.com

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  2. First off good luck with what your going through God is GOOD ALL THE TIME.

    second be warned Stamping is ADDICTING lol... Emma's stamps rock! i love exploding boxes they are so neat!!

    Good luck in your DT calls

    Micia

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  3. Cute box-I love creating exploding boxes they are so much fun! TFS and best of luck on the DT call. Cathie

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  4. Beautiful exploding box! The flower inside is really nice :) Good luck!

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  5. OH Wow Crystal! Your exploding box is bursting with beauty!!! I love your color combo, so elegant and sophisticated. Nobody would ever know it's your first, it looks like the work of a pro! Best of luck and TFS your creativity, I really enjoyed visiting you site today :D

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  6. What a project! Nice exploding box. Good luck :)

    Cassandra

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  7. Beautiful exploding box, I love the flower in the middle! Good luck!

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  8. This explosion box is beautiful. I love that flower inside! Beautiful job! Good luck! Hugs- Glora

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  9. Very beautiful, explosion box. Good Luck. Smooches... Felicia

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  10. I just love this! It is sooo beautiful.

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  11. Great box. Stopping over to say hi and that I'm looking forward to being on the DT with ya FCCB. New follower ;0)

    Be Blessed, Beckie

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  12. Great explosion box! Stopping to say Hi and congratulate you on the DTM spot at FCCB.
    I am excited to be on the FCCB team with you!
    Sherrie K
    http://sherriescraps.blogspot.com

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  13. Such a beautiful project. Just stopping by to say Congrats and I'm excited to be on the FCCB team with you.

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  14. First time stopping at your blog and now following. Your explosion box is fabulous and the colors are beautiful. Please let me know when you put up the tutorial on it. Thanks
    Creative Wishes,
    Claire
    www.scrapmyway.blogspot.com
    By the way, I live in Florida & saw your sad post. Putting a face to that horrific plane accident is so disturbing. Thinking of his family....

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  15. Can I ask How did you make the box itself? What cartridge or die cut was it? It's just beautiful!

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