Monday, 6 April 2015

pop up butterfly box

 Hi all
I was watching create and craft the other day and Craftwork cards were on selling their fab kits..well they showcased a pop up card with a difference so I had a go at recreating it for myself ..I have made a tutorial and put it under my header as the Pop up butterfly box if you would like to make one for yourselves.The idea is when you open the box the butterflies pop up ...
I used Craftwork card papers ,centura pearl card for the actiual box  .The butterflies and sentiment on the box front were stamped using a fab stamp set from the crafty pad and I cut some using a woodware punch.I also used circle and scalloped circle dies

challenges entered
613 Avenue Create - anything goes
Glitter n Sparkle  anything goes
Pile It On - die cuts and punches
A Gem of a Challenge  anything but square
Catch The Bug  anything goes
Crafty Catz  anything goes
Jo's Scrap Shack  anything goes
Simply Create Too - anything goes
Die Cuttin' Divas  anything goes
Everybody-Art-Challenge  anything goes
Loves Rubber Stamps  fave embellishments [ribbonand gems]
Through The Craft Room Door  anything goes [2 of 2]
Craft It Up & Link It Up Linky Party by Craftin Desert Divas  anything goes
Crafting from the Heart - anything goes [2 of 3]
Craft Your Passion  anything goes [2 of 3]
Not Just Cards  anything goes
Get Creative Challenges -  die cut
 Simply Papercraft - anything goes [2 of 2]
Simply Create Too  anything goes
Sister Act Card Challenge - anything goes
Aud Sentiments Challenge - anything goes [2 of 5]
Crafting with an Attitude anything goes
DL.ART Thankful Thursday Challenge anything goes
Crafty Ribbons - anything goes


  1. Such a pretty box with it's butterflies in a row...gorgeous embellishments and colors! Thanks for playing along with us this week at Loves Rubberstamps. Good Luck!

  2. WOW. Look at all those butterflies!!! This is absolutely gorgeous! HUGS! :) Mynn xx

  3. Stunning. I love these little boxes. Thanks for joining us at Catch The Bug.

  4. Sweet box. The butterflies are beautiful. Thank you so much for joining us this week at TTCRD,
    Cindy- TTCRD

  5. Oh wow, this is so fabulous! Thanks for playing with us over at Loves Rubberstamps!!!

  6. oh wow just amazing - love it - you are so clever. Thank you for sharing it with us at Aud Sentiments and good luck in our prize draw. Ann xxx

  7. Such beautiful card/box. Thank you for sharing with us at 613 Avenue Create this week and hope to see you back soon.

  8. Wow, how cool is this! Gorgeous butterflies! What an awesome design! So glad you linked up with us at Glitter n Sparkle for our Anything Goes challenge. Wishing you the best of luck in our prize draw!

    KT Fit Kitty
    Glitter n Sparkle DT

  9. What a gorgeous pop up box card!!! Love the fabulous bow and all the pretty butterflies!!! Thanks for joining us at “Simply Create Too”, hope to see you next time again.

    DT-Member SCT

  10. Oh my goodness this is gorgeous!!!! Thanks for joining us this week in our Funday Friday challenge!
    ♥ Jo's Scrap Shack ♥

  11. WOW! on all those incredible butterflies, Tracey! Gorgeous creation. It's great to see you playing along in the "Anything Goes with a Sentiment" challenge at Aud Sentiments this fortnight. We'd love to see you again later this week when the new one begins. Good luck in the challenge.
    NanaConnie DT

  12. This is absolutely incredible. I also love to recreate things that I see :)

    I think the purple just adds a touch of elegance.

    Thank you for joining us for the Fun-day Friday Challenge at ~Jo's Scrap Shack~

    Happy crafting,

  13. This is such a wow project - love those gorgeous butterflies, Thanks for joining us this week at the Pile it On challenge, Elizabeth (DT)

  14. Wow, such a beautiful creation and love the design...thanks for joining us at A Gem Of A Challenge!
    Helen x

  15. How clever to make it yourself - it is so beautiful! Thanks for joining us for the ‘Anything Goes’ Challenge at Bugaboo Stamps’ Catch the Bug blog this week. I’m holding thumbs that you are one of the lucky winners! Please join us again soon.
    Jen L
    Bugaboo Stamps DT

  16. This is a fabulous card, such a wonderful design.
    Thank you for joining us at A Gem of a Challenge.
    I have Birthday candy on my blog if you would like to take a look -

  17. What a gorgeous idea! you are so clever to make a tutorial too. This would be a lovely surprise to receive and definitely a keepsake! Thanks for sharing with us at Glitter n Sparkle - Vic, DT x

  18. How fabulous! This box is GORGEOUS!! Thanks so much for playing with us this week at Craftin Desert Divas Anything Goes Linky Party. Hope to see you again soon :)

    michelle (Craftin Desert Divas DT)
    Purple Monkey Moments

  19. This is just a stunning piece of artwork! Love all those butterflies!
    Thanks for linking it up to our "Anything Goes" challenge at Craftin Desert Divas. Have a great day, and HAPPY CRAFTING!

    CDD DT Member

  20. Wow! Beautiful project. Thank you for joining us at Not Just Cards this week. Judy DT

  21. Hello, A lovely project. A lovely style. Thank you for joining us this Month. Crafting With An Attiude Good luck. We would love to see you again for our next challenge.
    Chrissy (Challenge Blog Owner)
    Be Crafty and Craft


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