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June 19, 2009

Dad's Day Treat Box




Ok, I think this will be the last Father's Day creation for this year...the big day is Sunday already!
I saw some challenges calling for anything but a card, so I thought of one more little treat for Dad...a box of Tootsie Rolls, one of his favorites!
The stamps are from Great Impressions, I bought them from a little store in Branson, Missouri, while on vaca~Scrapbooks Forever!
I used this super easy tutorial to make my mini pizza box! The chair is watercolored, sparkled, cut out and popped. The lt blue bg is CB'd with circles and stamped with SU! seeing spots- dotted circles in wild wasabi and close to cocoa.
So onto the challenges..

Creative Inspirations
~Anything but a card.
Cupcake Craft chall~Father's Day, NOT a card.
The Cuttlebug Challenge~Father's Day.
The Dutch Dare~an inspiration pix.
The Cuttlebug Spot~Father's Day.

Just a fun little something! I encourage you, if you never made one of these mini pizza boxes, to give it a go!
Hope you're having a super fun Friday! Blessings!

25 comments:

Jill said...

aww Maria this is gorgeous I'm sure your dad will love it hugs Jill xx

POPPET said...

This is brilliant i love the sentiments, and the chair laid back perfect for a man...

Thanks for joining us at cupcake husg Pops x x

Vicki (basement stamper) said...

Oh wow!! now this is a brilliant idea for a masculine treat!! I love the images!! TFS! ;) Hope you have a wonderful weekend friend!!

Donna said...

This is such a delightful little treat box Maria, fantastic colour combo and papers and I lvoe the reclining armchair lol! Hope you have good weather again, not too bad here in the UK but could be a lot better, I hope you have a fab weekend :) Donna x

The Crafty Den said...

What a fab creation. Love the glittery chair! I'm sure your dad will enjoy his treat. Thanks for joining us at CCC this week. Hugs, Denise x

Stef H (Glitterbabe) said...

this is fabulous. i LOVE Branson! haven't been in a few years and i wasn't into stamping when I was there last. hmmmm, i see a road trip coming on!

hugs,

Patti J said...

Very cute Maria! I totally dig that recliner! Wish I'd known ahead of time that you had been in Branson - we'd have hooked up for a coffee on 44 someplace! Next time... Great box!

Margie said...

Fantastic! Love the sentiments! Thanks for playing along at The Cuttlebug Spot!

Debby said...

I am so amazed that you can keep track of challenges like that and combine so many. Phew. Makes my brain hurt. This box is brilliant and I love the chair!

Donna said...

What a fabulous box for a man, tv and chair lol, it would suit most men I know including my 5 year old. Oh and what are tootsie rolls? they sound Yummy, I'm sure Dad will love this. Hugs Donna x

Liza said...

Fabulous father's day creation. Thanks for joining us at CCC.

Liza x

Elena said...

What a fun project! I love the TV and arm-chair! Really love your idea with the box!

jude said...

This so cute thanks for joining in with the ctreative inspiration challenge .Good luck thanks
hugs judex

Ida / Little said...

What a great looking box, very cute! :)Thanks for joining us at CCC this week :)

Hugs Ida

LOUISE said...

Fantastic box Maria, love it! Thanks for joining us on Creative Inspirations Challenge. LOuise x

Jeannie Phillips said...

My dad lives in his recliner...couldn't live without it...this would have been perfect for him....great job
hugs
Jeannie

Cheryl said...

this is cute thanks for joining us this week at creative inspirations good luck love cheryl xxxx

Karin said...

Fabulous card Maria.
love the image and great sentiment.
Thanks for joining the DDCC this week.

xoxo Karin

Queenie said...

Fantastic treat box that any dad would love to have.
Thanks for joining in with us over at creative inspirations and goodluck.
hugs
tracy
xxx

maxine said...

wow a fantastic idea Maria, good luck in the challenge and thanks for joining us.

Cathy said...

Stunning Maria and I love your interpretation of the colour inspiration.
Thank you for joining in the DDCC this week.
Cathy xx

Kelly Schelske said...

What a fun card, great job with the inspiration challenge and thank you so much for joining us at DDCC!

Hugs, Kelly

Maggie said...

Im really loving this beautiful card!
Thank you,
Maggie
http://cuttlebugchallenge.blogspot.com

June Houck said...

This made me giggle! The rabbit ears tv and the plaid recliner could be either of my grandfathers from the 70s :)

Meda said...

I love your box.
Thank you for joining this challenge at the Cuttlebug Challenge Blog
Meda