Monday, February 13, 2012

New challenge at Exploring Cricut!

This weeks challenge at Exploring Cricut is called "It's So Sweet". The challenge can be anything using candies, hearts, cupids, love,sweets or anything showing your love! It does not have to be Valentines. Use whatever colors you would like, but you must have fun!! I did a candy box for my husband for his Valentine. I used the cartridges Sweethearts, Ribbon and Rosettes, and Art Philosophy. Below the pictures are the details. Can't wait to see your creations!

Paper mache box from Hobby Lobby
lace trim -Walmart
Pattern paper-Teresa Collins Cupid
Bazzill cardstock
White paint
stamp from Michaels $1 stamps
pink colorbox chalk for edges

Border heart cut 1 x 12 (2) Ribbons and Rosettes
Heart cut @ 6.5 inches-Sweethearts
Cupid cut @ 5 inches- Sweethearts
Flowers cut @ 5 inches -Art Philosophy

Base coated the paper mache box with white paint and added trim and paper.


  1. Oh my goodness!! This is just beautiful Diane!!! I love it!!! The cupid and those flowers are fantastic!! :)

  2. He is going to love this! The detailing is fantastic:)

  3. Love it Diane! Cupid has never looked cuter!

  4. What a great project. Great details!


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