Some people think that when you live in Chicago, a beach party is impossible. But Chicago lies on one of the Great Lakes, Lake Michigan, and our beaches are elbow-to-elbow packed with families, jocks and swim bunnies. So I had to come up with an appropriate package for my birthday present for an upcoming party at the beach.
For this project I used a Maigan Lynn digi image called Mermaid Braids. I colored her with Copics and framed her with coordinating cardstock. I have had a couple wooden boxes/containers in my craft room forever, so I grabbed one and Mod Podged some hound's tooth-patterned tissue paper to cover it.
After adhering Maigan's image onto the front, I had my way with the embellishments! I'll be dropping a gift card to Bubba Gump's Restaurant into this handmade box. I know she'll like it!
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