Design Team Scrap Studio

Altered Box Tutorial

November 27, 2018

Altered Box by Cathy McGrath

Sometimes the way a gift is packaged can make all the difference.  Altering a plain box using a few elements can add the ‘wow’ factor .  The box can then be used as a home decor piece to store trinkets, cards or even your Kaisercraft supplies!

PAPERS: SCRAP STUDIO Collection: P2633 Worn, P2634 Torn, P2632 Authentic P2636 Frayed

KC PRODUCTS: FL636 Flourish Pack Artist, Cardstock CD114 Forest, CD651 Kraft,

Decorative Die- DD504 Doilies, DD705 Swirl Flourish DD484 DIY Flora Pansy and  DD493 DIY Flora Leaves, EF275 Victoriana,

Art Foam – SF902 Ivory and SF918 Hydrangea,  Ink Pads- IP724 Bark, IP751 Chocolate IP733 Green, SB714 Champagne, T314Double Sided Tape, T320 Craft Glue

OTHER: Versamark Ink, Clear Embossing Powder, Box 23 cm x 9 cm (9 1/8” x 3 ½”), hemp

“I was inspired by the papers of the collection to create something that had a vintage feel.

The flowers and the embellishments

help to achieve this.” CM

How to create the vintage look.

Die cut large swirls from kraft cardstock. Emboss two using the Victoriana embossing folder and ink swirls using bark ink.

Create large and small ivory and hydrangea coloured artfoam flowers using the pansy decorative die.

Fussy cut butterflies from AUTHENTIC. Ink with bark ink and glue into position.

Follow the steps below to see how to alter your own box using this collection

  • Step 1. Cut WORN for box base. Ink edges using chocolate.

To purchase any of these products, visit your local stockist or

shop online at www.kaisercraftshop.com.au

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