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Monday, June 30, 2014

Fireworks Box Card

Created this Fireworks Box Card using Cricut cartridge Stand & Salute for the Fireworks. The box part of the card is made using Kraft americana cardstock which I like and Hobby Lobby sold but unfortunately is discontinued now. Heat embossed stamped studio g sentiment. Added ribbon. Used paper shredder to make some shredded red/white/blue paper.

Supplies List 

Cricut cartridge: Stand & Salute 2" Fireworks
embossing: Stampendous Red Tinsel emb powder
paper:  cardstock - Kraft americana, glitter - red/white/blue
ribbon: Spool O' Ribbon
Spellbinder: Shape Grommet Tags
 stamp:  studio g - sentiment
Entering this into the following challenges:

6/30 Cuttin & Stampin Ch14-25 4th of July 3E(#3) 6/24
6/30 Die Cuttin Divas Ch171 I Vow to Thee My Country 3E(#2) 6/24

7/5 Kraft Journal Ch178 Red/White/Blue 2E(#1) 6/30
7/5 Pile It On Ch#86 Outdoor Fun UE 6/29
   outdoor fun - Fireworks

7/6 Bitten by the Bug 2 Independence Day Ch UE 6/30
7/6 Craftin Desert Divas Craft It Up & Link It Up Linky Party #34 Red/White/Blue UE 6/23
7/6 Craft Your Passion Ch220 Ribbons 3E(#2) 6/30
7/6 Fantabulous Cricut Ch217 Anything Goes 3E(#1) 6/30
7/6 My Craft Spot Ch142 Patriotic 1E(#1) 6/30

7/8 DL.ART Thankful Thurs #135 Patriotic 1perday 6/26

7/10 Cardz TV 3D Des Ch #3 4th of July 1E(#1) 6/27 


  1. What a fabulous box card!!! Love it!! Thanks for joining us at DCD this week!

  2. This is so cute!! Love the glitter on the fireworks! Thanks for linking up your project at Craftin Desert Divas! :)


  3. What I said before... thanks for linking up your project at Cardz TV!


  4. Very cute box card. I love the fireworks coming out of the box and the awesome paper you used.

  5. I love it. What a fun party in a BOX!!!
    Thank you for joining my DL.ART Thankful Thursday Anything Goes June Linky Party. & PATRIOTIC CHALLENGEHave a blessed day
    DIANA L.

  6. I absolutely LOVE this box card!! One of my favorites!!Fabulous!!
    Thank you so much for joining us at Craftin Desert Divas Linky Party.
    Have a wonderful day,
    *Crafting With Creative M*

  7. What a fun box pop up card! So festive and appropriate for this time of year!

  8. Ohhhh I so love box cards!! And yours is fabulous Melissa!!! I love the fireworks and all of the glittery goodness!! Thank you so very much for joining our 'Independence Day' challenge at BBTB2!!!! :)

  9. So cool! Love the glittery fireworks! Gotta say, the box card design really makes a showpiece!!! Thanks for joining our BBTB2 challenge this week and hope you have a great holiday!

  10. Me again-- This is really great!! I love it.
    Thank you for entering the Bitten by the Bug 2 with the theme “Independence day challenge” for this challenge. Have a blessed day
    DIANA L.

  11. Neat box card with all those fireworks! Thanks for sharing at Die Cuttin' Divas.

    Stay Creative,
    • Carson's Creations •

  12. This is just fantastic, love the glittery fireworks. Thanks for linking up at Craftin Desert Divas!!

    Craftin Desert Divas Design Team

  13. FABULOUS box card, Melissa!!! Your fireworks look amazing and I LOVE that crinkle paper you used! SO FUN!!! Thanks so much for sharing with us over at BBTB2, Craftin' Desert Divas, FCCB, and CardzTV!!!

    Mollie's Motif

  14. What a beautiful box card thanks for linking up at CDD

  15. So lovely card! Thanks for joining us at Craft Your Passion Challenges. hugs, Helena

  16. Oh my gosh,this is great.It truly looks like the fireworks are exploding out of the box.The glitter is effective too.Thanks for joining us at Craft Your Passion.Hope to see you again next week.
    Lisa x

  17. Wonderful and very patriotic box card!

  18. What a wonderful box card Melissa! I have this paper too, I didn't know though that HL discontinued it. I'm so sad! I guess I will use what I have left sparsely and wisely. lol Love, love your firework box card! Thanks for joining us at BBTB2

  19. This is cute, very festive! Thanks for joining us this week at FCCB.

  20. Perfect cuts for an exploding box. So colorful. Thanks for submitting to Bbtb this week


  21. How Spectacular!!!! Thanks for joining us this week at The Kraft Journal!♥

  22. Oh wow Melissa how did I miss this one! Love it! The fireworks look amazing! Another great project from you! Thank you for joining us over at the Kraft Journal!

  23. Love this exploding box, so cute! Thanks for playing along with us at My Craft Spot. Hope to see you next week!


  24. So fun, Melissa! I love the glitter and the shredded paper is such a super touch! Great job!!

    Thanks so much for playing along with us at My Craft Spot!

    Small Bits of Paper