Tuesday, February 9, 2010

Chocolate Box

Happy Tuesday Stampers,

Hope your week is not too busy and you have time for some stamping. My week has been super busy, but I have a couple of things to show you later in the week.

Also, I am bursting at the seams, I just found out something amazing, but I can't share it at the moment, it is killing me holding it in, but hopefully soon I can share it with you, stay tuned.

This fits the Challenge at Just Magnolia - Easter Basket/Container
  my 1st entry was an Easter Basket (see previous post) made with the help of Lena Katrine - amazing Tutorial but for my 2nd entry - this still fits as an Easter Container.

Also my first entry over on the Double Dutch Challenge Blog this week their Challenge is - Be my Valentine - anything for Valentine related, can be a card, box or other project
Another first entry over on Pile it On  Challenge Blog - Challenge 5 - To the One you Love - is all about the person or pet that we love

If you are looking for inspiration, visit Just Magnolia's talented DT's, their creations are amazing, Thanks Ladies

You all know how much I love flowers, well I thought this paper mache box would be perfect for a gift for friends birthday filled with some goodies.

The sweet image is Magnolia's Wrapped Tilda from the So Jolly & Under the Mistletoe Christmas Collection, but she is perfect for so many occasions. My Fellow DT Tracey from MDUC stampped this sweet image for me before Christmas, but I ran out of time to ink her up. Thanks so much Trace, I love her. I've coloured her with Copics, BG & MME papers, MS border punch, flowers, silk ribbon & braid from my ever growing stash.

Don't forget Kellie at Magnolia Down Under has some of the Yummy for you Tummy stamps now in stock and is taking pre-orders for the new Raising the Ceiling Collection due in very soon.  The store stocks a big range of other goodies, distress inks, beautiful lace, Magnolia Papers & lots more.

Have a great week.


Kim Piggott said...

Oh wowzers Jodie this is so very stunning!
Your paper is delicious and your image so sweet and coloured so beautifully!
Wonderful design and detail!
kim x

heidy said...

OH Jodie, This is very beautiful!
I love your design and Flowers and everything.
Hugs Heidy

Kellie said...

WOW Jodie as always you have just blown me away! I literally just been sitting here staring not wanting to scroll down, hehe, wait is that a sad thing?! Bahaha. The colours are absolutely stunning! Your colour as always is just fabulous and the clutter of flowers looks AMAZING, I just LOVE it, love, love it!
Can't wait to hear your news, hmmmm the ol brain is a ticking.
Hugs Kel xx

Kellie said...

Meant to be *colouring* not colour....ooops! xx

Mandy said...

Stunning box Jodie, so pretty, love the flowers, the image, and your colouring is amazing as always.
Ooooooo I hope it's the amazing news I'm thinking it is, I'll be stalking your blog to find out lol
hugs Mandy xx

♥ Kristy Woods ♥ said...

When will u be sharing?
Kristy xx

Debbie Pamment said...

oooooh exciting news - CAN'T WAIT!!!! But I guess I'll have to ;) In the meantime I'm going to sit a drool over my keyboard while I stare in delight at this A-M-A-Z-I-N-G project - oops - can hear the keybord spluttering already - LOL. This is just FABULOUS Jodie - and the thought of it filled with yummy chocolate....BLISS!

Leigh said...

Stunning, absolutely stunning Jodie. Gorgeous colours.

Jane said...

OMG Jodie this is incredibly stunning!!!!! Your amazing colouring matches the bow and flowers so perfectly...WOW! what a lucky friend! hugs, Jane xxx

Annette Bowes said...

Jodie, this is blooming beautiful (sorry couldn't resist lol), your colouring is just wonderful, gorgeous dsp and love the snowball ribbon, oh soooooo can't wait to find out what you found amazing, hopefully we won't have to wait tooo long lol, take careX:)

Esther said...

I love your gorgeous chocolate box.
The colors from the stamp and the papers are beaautiful.

xx Esther

Kerrie said...

Chocolates ... yum.... and what a beautiful easter box to receive them in...

DonnaMundinger said...

Oh Jodie! Your projects always AMAZE me! Gorgeous coloring and I sure would love to go shopping in your flower bin! xxD

Maris said...

ohhh jodie what a great box you made, love the flowers and the stamp too, love your coloring ,what a great gift xx

Sandi said...

where in the world would you put this special box? I am sure I would be carrying it around room to room so I could always see it. Beautiful. Sandi

Kathy said...

WOW Jodie this is so pretty!!! I love all the flowers and Tilda looks adorable!!! I would so love to find one of these at the store!!! Gorgeous!! Can't wait to hear your news!!
Have a great day!

Kelly Schelske said...

Gorgeous Jodie! Love the beautiful flowers!

dolcreations said...

How many more sleeps until we hear your exciting news! Don't make us wait too long!!!
I love this box of chocolates...that is a creation of beauty. I just received my order of flowers and I am thrilled...now I can play!
I want more now! Every colour! See what you have created!!!!!!!

CraftyC said...

Wow Jodi, its stunning, such a pretty box!

Ila said...

This is Amazing Jodie...and So Gorgeous!!...Fabulous coloring, flowers..trim...I love it!!...Hugs, Ila

Lena said...

Jodie, I'm suspect to talk about his work, simply because I love everything you do. But this heart is particularly beautiful. Wonderful! Well done, one great work. I loved everything, the colors, the Tilda's colouring, the finish. details. I'm stunngin!! Thanks for sharing.

Janiel/ janny said...

Jodie, You are killing me here with cuteness!!!
hugs, Janiel

♥♥RubyM:)♥♥ said...

JODIE YOUR IN A ROLL!!! stunning and so much cutemess going around here. I like this color combo so stinking cute.Take Care RubyM:)

Mina said...

stunning box Jodie, I love your mix of colours
...thanks for joining in with the Just Magnolia challenge
Mina xxx

Bec said...

OMG WOW.. this is a stunner Jodie.. I love it.. Bec xx

Jennibee's Cardspot said...

Wow Jodie, these are amazing, you are such an inspiration to Newbies like myself, and are so sweet for leaving such great comments, please visit by blog to collect an award
Hugs Jenni

Nancy said...

Oh Jodie your heart box is beautiful!!! Your coloring is so awesome and I love the beautiful flowers! Stunning!!

Angelwood said...

Hi Jodie! Your heart box is just beautiful. Wow! Those are gorgeous flowers and so beautifully arranged. Of course, Tilda is lovely and perfectly colored. Would love to receive a gift presented so beautifully! hugs, Angela

Jodi said...

What a gorgeous box you have decorated and your coloring is fabulous too!! This is just too cute to ever give away!
Jodi =)

Barb Hardeman said...

Hi Jodie, how did I miss this amazing piece of art? This is just luscious. Your coloring is just so fabulous and the flower arrangement is stunning. You sure know how to put everything together. I just love your work...hugs...Barb

Sue said...

Drop dead gorgeous!! Those flowers and papers and ribbons all in red are wonderful! And of course Tilda is so cute and colored up to sweetly. Who cares what's inside, the box is a gift unto itself!! Beautiful! Can't wait to hear the news you a bursting at the seams to tell!!!

{{{Big Hug}}

stephanne said...

News, eh? How about we all guess and whoever guesses right wins this amazing project??? No... darn... This is fantastic!! I love every bit of it, the papers, the shape, the gorgeousness popping up from every angle, fantastic as usual my friend!! The colours go so gorgeously together, I want to copy it really bad!!! Every gorgeous detail, I will have a designer knock-off pile of rubbish if I attempt such a thing, haha, just fabulous!!
Have a great weekend!!!

BA said...

this is absolutely a wonderful box, I love it
xoxo BA

Kylie said...

Absolutely stunning! This looks amazing and I just love those flowers around it. Can't wait for your news. Sounds exciting!!!
In the meantime, there is an award for you on my blog :)

Cheers, Kylie ox

cabio's craft corner said...

Gorgeous box and love the layout design on this. Beside the contain, this box itself looks so yummy already :o)

Viipula said...

Wow, stunning work, i love the box who wants the chogolate anyway =O)

Anonymous said...

Hi Jodie!!
I love yours projects!!
This box is so pretty!
Hugs from Poland :)

Marina said...

This is stunning!
I love all the flowers and this fabulous coloured Tilda.


Anonymous said...

Wonderful Jodie! I love the heart shaped boxes! Wouldn't it be fun to have a collection of vintage ones?! lol
Your creation is gorgeous!
Pam Going Postal

GiuliaG. said...

Wow.....that's all I can say. This is beautiful!

Crafty Tam said...

Wow, this is so Beautiful Jodie. I love the colours. The image is so cute and the flowers are so yummy.

Looking forward to hearing what news you are having to hold in.

Hope your week wasn't too manic and you get a chance to relax this weekend. Have a good one :0)

Tammy xx

Andrea M said...

Beautiful chocolate box! Just drop-dead gorgeous! Thanks for joining us at Pile It On!

Andrea M said...

Hi Jodi! Fabulous project! Just wanted to let you know you've received our Sprinkles Award over at Pile It On! So well deserved :)

Sharon Caudle said...

WOWZERS GIRL!!! This is stunning!!! I love all the fabulous flowers and your silk bow right amongst them looks amazing! Beautiful!!! hugs!

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