I love you- OTP for C’est Magnfique June Kit

One of the items in the C’est Magnifique’s June kit was this wooden Icon Box from Prima. I really wanted to create a project with it, so I emptied it out and used it as a printer’s tray.
 First I primed it with Gesso. Then painted it in shimmery green acrylic paint which matched the Maja papers perfectly. I cut out a picture of each of my kids and popped it in one of the squares. I also used the green toned Maja papers to fill the other squares in the grid. 

Then, I decorated it with flowers, resist canvas embellishments and wooden mushrooms. Finally,I used the Shabby Chic Mirror in the center to add a title.

Kit Embellishments
BoBunny: C’est La Vie Chipboard 
Prima: Shabby Chic Metal Treasures: Garden Gate and Mirror
Prima: Tatiana: Victorian
Prima: Ingvild Bolme: Chalk Fluid Edger: Pastel Pink
Prima: Wood Icons in a Box: Leaves and Mushrooms

Embellishment Add-on
Prima: Divine Collection: Resist Canvas Stickers
KaiserCraft: WoodenFlourishes: Borders
Glitz: Teeny Alphas: White

From my stash
Gesso,
Cheesecloth
Pearlescence Acrylic paint Shimmery green

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19 Comments

  • Reply Julie Tucker-Wolek May 27, 2013 at 1:30 pm

    Wowwwwwwwwww! This is so gorgeous!! I love love love those photos and the flowers!

  • Reply Lolô Artesanato May 27, 2013 at 2:35 pm

    Amazing my Dear
    I love the birds!
    xx

  • Reply sandi May 27, 2013 at 3:36 pm

    Wow!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! This is simply amazing!!!!!!!!!!! So gorgeous!

  • Reply Tracie Dean May 27, 2013 at 4:10 pm

    Gorgeous piece!
    I LOVE, LOVE, LOVE, the flowers!!

    Happy Crafting,
    Tracie

  • Reply Desire Fourie May 27, 2013 at 4:30 pm

    A beautiful printers tray so creatively transformed.
    Hugs Desíre {Doing Life}

  • Reply juscrap May 27, 2013 at 4:50 pm

    Wow!!! Gorgeous Keren! xx

  • Reply Lean de Ruiter May 27, 2013 at 4:57 pm

    Stunning tray love the details.

  • Reply Shona May 27, 2013 at 6:27 pm

    awesome OTP project 🙂 looks beautiful

  • Reply Bente Fagerberg May 27, 2013 at 9:38 pm

    Wonderful idea to use the little boax as a printers tray. It turned out just amazing. LOVE this!!

  • Reply Lynn May 27, 2013 at 11:03 pm

    What a genius idea Keren! I love what you created! Such a stunning project.

  • Reply Embellishments May 28, 2013 at 3:13 am

    OMG I love this! So beautiful!!!
    ~Steff~

  • Reply yyam May 28, 2013 at 4:37 am

    Oh wow. Just gorgeous Keren!

  • Reply Helen Tilbury May 28, 2013 at 5:15 am

    Beautiful! I've been dying to use my little wooden box too – I have mine saved. Love the pale minty green tone and the chippie piece along the top!

  • Reply Lynnda May 28, 2013 at 10:34 am

    Simply stunning!!!! I love it…. You rock Keren…. hugs…x

  • Reply Lizzyc May 28, 2013 at 10:40 am

    Sooo beautiful.. I love the soft green color!!

  • Reply Denise van Deventer May 29, 2013 at 11:18 am

    Soo creative and beautiful…love the gesso and bits…just stunning!

  • Reply ANUPAMA CHOUDARY May 29, 2013 at 1:59 pm

    How resourceful of you to turn the embellie box into a display tray! Great job.

  • Reply Helen Tilbury May 31, 2013 at 8:31 pm

    I left you such a long comment here – I can't believe it's disappeared
    🙁 The internet must have bombed out whilst publishing…Good thing I came to check!! Was thinking you'd gone rather quiet…Drat!! This is so beautiful. I love the mint colour, the lovely soft gauze, the beautiful ornate frame & that wonderful piece of chipboard across the top!!

  • Reply Eila Sandberg June 4, 2013 at 10:31 am

    Very clever to use the packaging as a mini printers tray, looks really pretty! Chiming in with Helen, the soft green and the lovely details make for such a sweet project!! xoxox

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