Butterfly Display Cabinet
Other Products: Hot glue, paper trimmer/scissors, black fine pen, gold wax, gel pens, versafine onyx, clear heat embossing
Instructions: Stamp in Leaf Green Leafy Accents onto Deluxe Flower Shaping Paper, colour with Vivid Chartreuse and die-cut, edge with Fern Green. Spritz Leafy Accents and run through the die-cutting machine in 3D Leafy Accents Mold. Apply lacquer and glitter and leave to dry.
Stamp in Deep Purple onto Deluxe Flower Shaping Paper and colour the centres with Vivid Chartreuse using Stack and Store Daubers, Sky Blue/Forget Me Not to the petals, die-cut and edge with Deep Purple. Use the Deluxe Flower Shaping Tool Kit to shape the petals and cup the centres. Use hot glue to adhere the petals together, add Dries Clear to the centre and add prills.
Stamp in Bright Tangelo onto Deluxe Flower Shaping Paper Large Garden Zinnia, die-cut and edge with Tea Rose. Spritz and run through the die-cutting machine in the Large 3D Zinnia Shaping Mold. Adhere petals together with hot glue and thread white stamens, secure with hot glue and cut off excess cord.
Stamp in Sunflower Yellow onto Deluxe Flower Shaping Paper the Fragrant Hyacinth colour with Buttercup and die-cut, shape with Deluxe Flower Shaping Tools and hot glue the petals together, pierce the centre and thread a stamen through securing with hot glue to the back and cut off excess cord.
Mat and layer Eyelet Frame Gateway edge in Deep Purple, die-cut Regal Lattice Gateway in black cardstock and add gold wax.
Stamp in black versafine and clear heat emboss Large/Floral Butterfly and colour with Zig Clean Color Real Brush Marker, die-cut. Add gel pen and nuvo drops when dry.
Die-cut 10x Elegant Pocket Accents Die corners in Luxe Gold Cardstock.
Create the cabinet with 2x shadow box 2 1/2 x 7” and 1x 5 x 7”. To create the 5 x 7” shadow box cut black cardstock to 9 x 11”. Lay portrait in Scor-Pal and score 4x every 1/2” (1/2, 1, 1 1/2, 2”), turn the cardstock and repeat on all 4 sides. Lay the cardstock portrait and score 2 1/2” to the length of 1” and 6 1/2” to the length of 1”. Repeat on the opposite side only. Cut down these new score lines then outward diagonal for the 3rd score line and straight down for the 4th score line and repeat. Cut along the horizontal score lines at 2” until the section is cut away (photos will be on my blog).
Create 2x 2 1/2” shadow box in the same way as before with cardstock cut 6 1/2 x 11”. Lay portrait in Scor-Pal and score 4x every 1/2” (1/2, 1, 1 1/2, 2”), turn the cardstock and repeat on all 4 sides. Lay the cardstock portrait and score for 1” length at 2 1/2” and 4”, repeat on the opposite side and cut as before.
Crease all score lines and adhere both straight sides then pull the shaped sides over the top and adhere (this will give a mitered corner).
To create the cabinet cut 2x 4 1/2 x 7” black cardstock lay portrait and score at 2 1/2 and 3 5/8”. Adhere the small shadow boxes level to the edge between the score lines is the spine and the small tab is to adhere to the back of the 5 x 7” shadow box.
Use Rectangle basics and mat and layer Floral Butterfly edging with Deep Purple and adhere to the back of the cabinet this will cover the tabs. Mat and layer Eyelet Frame Gateway and stamp ‘Thinking of You Today’ with Forget Me Not and Deep Purple (adhere with dots after complete).
Cut to size purple Floral Butterfly Paper Collection and line the inside of the shadow boxes (if prefer add paper to the centre prior to adhering the shadow box sides).
Adhere a landscape corner to the top of the closed cabinet and adhere each half of the mat and layer created earlier. Die-cut 3x Window Hinge in black cardstock and gold wax, cut 1x in half and adhere the left-hand side. Under the right-hand side adhere a magnet. Adhere 2Hinge mats together and secure the magnet within the right-hand side. Adhere the left-hand side only to the cabinet leaving the magnet side free to open and close. (tip: allow the 2nd magnet to attach to the first prior to adhering within the hinge mat to ensure correct way round).
Adhere Luxe Gold corners portrait inside the cabinet. Adhere the butterflies in the centres only with dries clear and add on dots specimen numbers (handwritten).
Adhere the flowers, leaves and butterflies to the fronts of the cabinet.
- Floral Butterfly Paper Collection HCDP1-2127$24.99Large Floral Butterfly Die HCD2-7352$34.99Floral Butterfly Accents Die HCD1-7353$29.99Small Floral Butterfly Die HCD1-7354$29.99Large Floral Butterfly Cling Stamp Set HCPC-3951$19.99Small Floral Butterfly Cling Stamp Set HCPC-3953$19.99Floral Butterfly Accents Cling Stamp Set HCPC-3952$19.99Fragrant Hyacinth Die HCD1-7345$29.99Fragrant Hyacinth Cling Stamp Set HCPC-3947$19.99Large Garden Zinnia Die HCD1-7314$29.99Large Garden Zinnia Cling Stamp Set HCPC-3923$19.99Large 3D Zinnia Shaping Mold HCFB1-491$29.99Window Hinges Die HCD1-7285$29.99Regal Lattice Gateway Die HCD2-7339$34.99Eyelet Frame Gateway Die HCD2-7340$34.99Elegant Pocket Accents Die HCD1-7213$29.99Wild Aster Die HCD1-7257$29.99Wild Aster Cling Stamp Set HCPC-3887$19.99Leafy Accents Die HCD1-7193$29.99Leafy Accents Cling Stamp Set HCPC-3835$19.993D Leafy Accents Shaping Mold HCFB1-467$29.99Eyelet Rectangle & Basics Die HCD2-7189$34.99Elegant Gateway Sentiments Cling Stamp Set HCPC-3930$19.99Deluxe Flower Shaping Paper Pack of 25 - White HCPP1-468$29.99Deluxe Flower Shaping Kit HCST1-401$39.99Stack and Store Daubers-Pack of 6 HCDA1-449$9.99Paper Pack of 10 - White HCPP1-438-2$6.99Paper Pack of 10 - Black HCPP1-438-1$6.99Luxe Gold Cardstock HCGP1-488$14.99Assorted Pearl Stamens-Small HCS1-459-1$9.99Double Dots 100pc. -3D Foam Circles DDOTS$4.99Designer Dries Clear Adhesive 159723$7.99Metal Tip for Adhesive Bottles 352854$3.99Heat It Craft Tool RAHT$24.99Spellbinders Tool N' One 359848$14.995pc. Acrylic Block Set SUAH05$18.99Ranger Archival Ink Pad - Vivid Chartreuse RACP531$8.99Ranger Archival Ink Pad - Leaf Green RACP436$8.99Ranger Archival Ink Pad - Fern Green RACP962$8.99Ranger Archival Ink Pad - Sky Blue RACP656$8.99Ranger Archival Ink Pad - Deep Purple RACP430$8.99Ranger Archival Ink Pad - Forget-Me-Not RACP412$8.99Ranger Archival Ink Pad - Buttercup RACP632$8.99Ranger Archival Ink Pad - Sunflower RACP005$8.99Ranger Archival Ink Pad - Bright Tangelo RACP487$8.99Ranger Archival Ink Pad - Tea Rose RACP663$8.99Scor-Pal Measuring & Scoring Board 173842$29.99