Wednesday, June 09, 2010

Brownie Box

by Joanne Wardle

Brownie Box


  • Paper and Cardstock
    • Basic Grey Sugar Rush - 6"x6" pad    ( BG-6x6-RUSH   $5.99)
    • White card for tag
  • Stamps
    • Sassafrass lass 2 Stitched Borders 2     ( SAS-CS-50011   $12.99)
    • Penny Black Clear Stampa, Critter Party     (
 PNY-CS-30013   $14.99)
  • Inks and Embossing Powders
  • Embellishments
    • Prima flowers: 4-petal Flower Pink, 1.25" to 1.5"     (
 PRI-EFL-301033   $1.59)
    • Robin's Nest small dew drops, champagne     (DISCONTINUED, substitute Cotton Candy, ROB-DDL-Cotton   $7.99)
  • Tools
  • Adhesive of choice
  • Miscellaneous
    • 3 inch square piece of chocolate brownie.
    • Birthday candle
    • Greaseproof paper/baking parchment


  • Choose a piece of the paper pad and mark up the measurements for a box as shown (this will vary if you use a different size brownie, so that the top of the sides of the box a ¼ inch wider at each side than the base.
    The box shown has a base of 3” square, and the heights of the sides are 1.25” leaving a half inch strip of card on two sides

  • Erase pencil lines, Cut and fold, glue tabs in place and trim excess.

  • Stamp scalloped stich border 4 times onto a different piece of paper from the pad, cut out and attach to edge of box.

  • Stamp image and words from Critter Party onto a tag cut from white card, colour and add a border of patterned paper, and a dew drop.
    Add a small folded piece of card to allow the tag to attach to the box at a pleasing angle.

  • Place brownie in the box in greaseproof paper, finish with a candle and a flower, and don’t forget to sing when you hand it to the recipient!

1 comment:

  1. Love this Joanne - not only does it look good enough to eat, it really is!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!