Slimline Box Shape

I was wanting to create a box frame that would ship USPS with one stamp. By cutting the mini slimline white cs such that I could create four 1/8″ score lines on each side I could fold and glue the frame to the inside and be under the 1/4″ shipping limit. I made the bg by swishing the white copy paper text vellum through a yellow and orange oxide spray on the glass mat. Added black splatter then brushed on dragonfly glaze for shimmer. Sentiment and greenery were Silhouette cut then attached, folding and shaping the leaves for dimension. When I attached the piece to the box frame I realized that I had cut it too small. Rather than scrap the project I cut then strips of white and colored with markers to get a close color match. Once attached they created a very cool mat layer.

Thanks for sharing your time here and now I am sharing this with:

Rainbow Card Challenge: Gloriously Goldenrod

Inspired By Challenge: All the Peels loved all the layers and accents of black and gray

TFJB Challenge: Fall Gratitude

12 thoughts on “Slimline Box Shape”

  1. Very clever to get a frame and still fit into a 1/4″ inch thickness. Love the background. Stunning. Thank you for joining us at the Rainbow Card Challenge. Great card!!!
    Elena DT

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  2. Wonderful project, Bonnie ! Love your gorgeous background and it highlights this greenery beautifully ! Thanks so much for sharing and for playing along at The RCC.

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