Tuesday, 10 December 2019

80th Birthday Exploding Card

Nigezza Creates aka Gez, Independent Stampin' Up® Demonstrator 


Thank you for visiting my blog, I really do appreciate it and hope you like the project and will take a look at the video tutorial as well.  Recently I went on a lovely trip to Ireland for a big family party. My lovely Aunty Sally was 80 so I had to make a very special card. I have made exploding box cards before and this was I really loved making. 


Nigezza Creates With Stampin' Up! Exploding Box 80th Birthday Card using Daisy Punch


Measurements and Materials

  • Card size when collapsed 7" x 5"
  • One sheet of Crumb Cake card stock 
  • Score on the long side @ 2 1/2" - 5" - 7 1/2" - 10"
  • Score on the short side @ 4"
  • Trim the card stock down to 7" x 10 1/2"
  • The long strip will be cut in half and then 4 strips will be made 
  • The strip will be trimmed to 1/2" either side of the score lines
  • This will make 4 supports that will be stuck across the box which is what the decorations will be attached to.
  • 1/4" strips of different shades of green cardstock were cut to stick the flowers
  • I used Gingham DSP for the mats to decorate the box
  • 4 for the bottom of the box - 3 3/4" x 2 1/4"
  • 6 for the top flaps - 2 3/4" x 2 1/4"
  • For the back of the box I used Whisper White Cardstock, one on the back to write your message and one on the inside to decorate, they also add strength to the box
  • Whisper White crd stock 6 3/4" x 2 1/4"
  • I used 
  • Daisy Punch
  • Medium Daisy Punch
  • 1/2" circle Punch
  • 1" circle Punch
  • Leaf Punch
  • Colour Family 6" x 6" DSP packs
  • Well Written Dies


Now watch the video tutorial to see how this was made :-) 


Video Tutorial


Nigezza Creates With Stampin' Up! Exploding Box 80th Birthday Card using Daisy Punch




I hope you like this project and will give it a try. To make sure you don't miss any of my projects why not subscribe to my YouTube channel, follow my blog and subscribe to my newsletter? I will be back tomorrow, until then ...

Happy Crafting!

Gez xxx

Below are the products I used, if you click on the item it will take you directly to my shop where you can purchase the items.

Product List
Daisy Punch
[143713]
£17.00
Leaf Punch
[144667]
£15.00




Current Offers From Me


Magnolia Blooms Class Takeaway


Nigezza Creates Online classes with Stampin' Up! and Magnolia Blooms

Get the full class, the kit in a box or just the online class, your choice. 



Night Before Christmas


Nigezza Creates with Stampin' Up! Night before Christmas envelope mini


Night Before Christmas Class Takeaway

Get the full class or just the online class, your choice. 



Perfectly Plaid

Nigezza Creates with Stampin Up and Wrapped in Plaid


Wrapped in Plaid class, 3 ways to buy.


Snowman Season



Nigezza Creates with Stampin' Up! Snowman Season Online Class

Online Class

    You can get a pdf emailed to you with full instructions, measurements and photos of the projects.  They will include ways of making your stash go further. 



    My Shop 

    My shop is open 24/7 Click here to shop!



    Don't forget to use my host code to receive a share of the Stampin' rewards as a thank you for shopping with me :-) 


    Host code is MKPGDDQC



    If your order is £150 or more before P&P then do not use the host code as you qualify for host rewards on your own and can chose what you want :-)


    My Team

    • Click here to join my team!
      • No obligation to sell, make videos, blog etc
      • You can just join up and get the 20% discount for yourself
      • If you want to start a business for £99 then this is the way to do it!
      • Chose £130 of products for £99
      • You also receive a business pack to get you started
      • 2 months FREE online shop
      • Support from me and the wider team when you join my team
      • I am also a Pootler which is Pootles team (Sam) 
      • You will also become one of these when you join with me


    Follow me on Social Media


    No comments:

    Post a comment