I stamped a bit this weekend and this is one of the projects that I made: a cute little birdie shaker box. I do like my shaker boxes!
Quick notes: I built a shaker box the back of which is a piece of PTI Select cardstock that I stamped a bird and flowers from A Little Birdie Told Me on and then colored with Copic markers. The front is a Tangerine Tango frame I created by using the Large Scalloped Rectangle and Large Rectangle Nestabilities. I adhered a piece of acetate over the opening to create a window. I then adhered the front and back layers together with foam dimensional tape (adding the beads before fulling closing). I cut two of the scallops off at the top and wrapped ribbon around the shaker and knotted. I cut/embossed a cirlce from Apricot Appeal cardstock with a Circle Nestabilitie and stamped the sentiment on that. The rest was just a matter of layering some cardstock and paper, adding a bit of paper piercing for accent... and some rhinestones too! Finished card size is 5 1/4" x 5 1/4".
All images copyright Stampin' Up!. Stamps: A Little Birdie Told Me. Paper: Apricot Appeal, Tangerine Tango, Pumpkin Pie, PTI Select White, Sunrise Stripe designer (Around the Block). Ink: Memento Tuxedo Black, Copic markers. Other: Summer Sunrise Swiss Dot Satin Ribbon, Neutral Beads, Large Scalloped Rectangle, Large Rectangle and Circle Nestabilities (SpellBinder), acetate, adhesive rhinestones (Hero Arts), dimensional foam tape, mat pack, paper piercer.