Monday, August 22, 2011

Gecko Galz Match Box & Pin Swap

Hello Friends and Visitors.
Welcome to my blog :-)
I spent most of my day designing a match box in my 
Silhouette studio program.  I had to do some math...LOL.
I am very happy with my match box template!!
I used the Crazy Mannequins and Journal it Collection From 
Gecko Galz to create a digital collage.
Here it is below
So I created a die cut out of this with my Silhouette SD and put it on my Match box.  I am entering it in a Few Challenges
over at The Flying Unicorn.  I am linking it up at
the Passionately Artistic linking party!  All kinds of gorgeous art there :-)  So please check it out.
Here is my match box below.
I used my Silhouette to print out "Alda" she own's the Flying Unicorn site.  This is actually the box that will be holding some stick pins I made for her.  She is one of my "Stick pin Swap" buddies also going on at the flying Unicorn.
I stamped the sides...and back with stamps I made and the fairy stamp on the outside back cover is from the
Here is the back cover
I just love the fairy silhouettes!!  I have used some fancy yarn to add a little texture to my box.  I used Art Glitter Designer glue to hold it in place.
Here is a close up of the front flower.
You can see the fancy yarn ...so artsy..I LOVE it!!
Now for the inside.  I was to create 3 stick pins per swap group that I signed up for at the Flying Unicorn.  Alda, was in two of my groups..so she will be getting the 6 stick pins I made below.
I had so much fun creating these stick pins!!  I sure hope all the girls..and guys....Like them.  I used the
 Zen Garden papers From Gecko Galz and one of their digi stamps
to create the image below...which I used inside my machbox.
Here is the back of my match box.  I used Stazon jeb black ink..and my own hand carved/designed stamps and wrote a little note.  I also inked all the edges with vintage photo by Ranger.
This little box was so fun to make...I just have 5 more to go...LOL.
Have a great day!!
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11 comments:

  1. These are so lovely Heather!!! I can't wait to get my Silhouette

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  2. Your pins look great Heather and I love that box! Your digi work is da bomb! LOL
    Hugs!

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  3. Love the rich jewel tones of your pins. FAB work on the match box, girl!

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  4. Your matchbox and stick pins are so beautiful - I love them.
    xxx Hazel.

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  5. Heather, your box is deeeevine...Alda will love the pins and the presentation !!

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  6. Wow! Heather, this is fantastic! You have such creativity!!

    Have a great day!

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  7. Heather you already know that I think that you are the BOMMA MAMMA of CREATIVE Queens right? Love it girl!

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  8. Heather! Sua silhueta de fada é demais... e sua caixinha de fósforos é uma mini arte!

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  9. This set is just stunning - as usual!
    Your works are beautiful Heather!

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  10. you know I'm lovin' this one!

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  11. Wow Heather, you are one busy gal. Love those jewelled stick pins and your matchbox is just divine.
    Keep creating friend.
    Lesley

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Thanks for Visiting my blog today! Hope you found some inspiration...Have a great day! Hugs....Heather