Hi! Once again, I’m a little late in posting this as it has already been featured on the Pion Design blog here. The project features Pion Design’s beautiful Christmas collection “The Night Before Christmas.” I constructed the box from chipboard and then made an easel card the same size as the box and adhered it to the top of the box. The box has a slide-out drawer and makes a great box-with-card all-in-one combination!
Many wishes for a fantastic day!
Manual Template for Camera Bellows (each piece should measure 12″ x 4′)
SVG Cutting File for Camera Bellows
Hello, This project has already been posted on the Pion Design blog here. I am hoping all these links will work for those of you wanting to make this project. Although I’ve included the manual template for the bellows, in my opinion, it would be very difficult to cut and score this by hand. It is so much simpler to use an electronic cutting machine. I used my Pazzles Inspiration to cut and score the pieces. It is essentially the same camera as the one I featured on my May 31 post, but this one is a little different in that this one has a different type of case. It opens to an expandable camera bellows which holds pull-out tags with photos. I used the luxurious burgundy colors from Pion Design’s The Night Before Christmas collection for the first camera and the beautiful teel colors paired with black from their Mister Tom’s Treasures collection for the second camera. This project is a wonderful way to showcase your favorite photos for the holidays!
I hope everyone has a fantastic weekend! Enjoy the Fall season!
I have some good news for some of you – I now have the capability of converting WPC cutting files to SVG, and have already included SVG cutting files to some of my past project designs (including the Typewriter Box). But I am holding my breath as to whether or not they will work for you. I would greatly appreciate any feedback you could provide me as to whether or not I was successful in the conversion process! I will work on getting SVG cutting files posted for all my past projects. I have had several of you request a template and cutting file for the recent Photo Camera with Case post and the good news is that I now have this ready and will be posting it very soon with a manual template as well as WPC and SVG cutting files! The template will also work for the Accordion project I did last year.
This first project was made using a shoe cutting file from Pazzles that can be found here. It can be found on Pion Design’s June 12 blog here. I used Pion Design’s Scent of Lavender to make the shoe. I also decoupaged some of the paper onto a little burlap drawstring bag and filled it with lavender potpourri. It fits nicely into a lingerie drawer for freshness.
The next two projects have already been posted on the Pion Design blog, but I have not had a chance to post them on my blog until today.
This handmade birdcage can be found on the Pion Design blog here.
The birdcage was made using chipboard and wood appliqués and was covered with Pion Design’s Easter Greetings paper collection. I made the little cameo using clay and a mold from Katy Sue Designs.
This next project is an altered glass flask. It can be found on the Pion Design blog here.
I decoupaged paper from Pion Design’s Mister Tom’s Treasures collection onto the flask and added one of their vintage images in the jeweled frame.
Best wishes for a great weekend!