Sunday, August 02, 2015

Altered Pizza Box, Sunday Stencil & Mixed Media Challenge @ STAMPlorations

{My DT work for STAMPlorations}

Hi everyone! Happy Sunday! And that brings you to Sunday Stencil #5 and August Mixed Media Challenge at STAMPlorations blog

I altered this pizza box to fill in a travel mini album {still in the making, smile} for my niece birthday end of September. So I have ample time to make her the album. Zahra' and her parents went to Korea in July so I thought it would be neat to present her a travel theme gift for her 16th birthday. 

At first I wanted to make it shabby chic but decided a vintage style would fit the paper collection better and I'm very happy with the end result. 
 Supplies used: STAMPlorations Foiled Again StencilSTAMPlorations Artsy Border Maker Stamp, Versafine black ink pad, Kaisercraft Now Boarding Collection, Alpha gesso & modeling paste, Tim Holtz Distress ink pad, Tattered Angel glimmer mist, Sizzix machine, Heartfelt Botanical Wings die, watercolor paints, black gel pen and from my stash: gauze, gem, buttons and kitchen slip mat for stamping
Some up-close snap shots:
 What do you think of this project? I hope it gives you some idea to decorate your pizza box or whatever box you have.

 This was how it looks like in the first place:
I shall update you when I have finished the travel album.
Until then. Have fun stenciling and join the mixed media challenge here.
You have until August 31 and enter as many project as you like.
See you there!

Heading off to these challenges:
1. Paper Artsy : Topic 14 Flowers

Hugs and smiles,

9 comments:

  1. WOW Asmah! Your altered box is GORGEOUS!!! So many beautiful details and gorgeous colors. LOOOOOVE IT! :-D hugs

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  2. Asmah, you've done it again! Stunning altered box! I like how you used that stencil--I'm going to give it a try with some embossing paste.

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  3. A fabulous transformation Asmah, I love this. Carol x

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  4. Que trabalho lindo, textura e arranjo harmonicos e delicados.
    Gostei imensamente conhecer teu blog.
    Teus trabalhos são sensacionais.

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  5. Hehhehehe - YEAH - so fun that you used a pizza box Asmah. LOVE how it turned out...great textures and colors. Wouldn't it be fun to make a homemade pizza - put it in that box and deliver it to a friend. I love homemade pizza!!! GREAT project! Thanks for sharing. j.

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    1. I never thought of it Joi, yup, great idea and I will keep it in mind! Thanks :)

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  6. Totally in awe of this project, but one thing I just threw out the small pizza box I had which came with a delivery of craft goods and it has gone to the tip....would love to try this one though.xx

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  7. I love how you turn everyday items into little treasures

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  8. This is absolutely stunning, Asmah! The colors, the texture and the message! Cannot wait to see the mini album when it's complete!

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Hi! I honestly appreciate your time and value your sweet comments! Have a nice day!
Hugs-n-smiles,
Asmah