Box 7Brie is one of my favorite cheeses because it is so versatile and can be embellished for tasty appetizers and desserts. Also its container is a crafter’s delight. The 4 ½” boxes are perfect for holding paperclips and business cards or for using as gift containers.
Recently, friend Betsy M. and I spent a delightful afternoon playing with boxes. Here are some of our finished creations: Box 5
 Materials used: hammered metal spray paint, leather button, alligator print felt lining

Box 3

Materials used: craft paint, textured dimensional paint using paper doily stencil, self-adhesive pearl buttons, pearl bead handle, and paisley-print felt for lining Box 2
Materials used: craft paint, sea glass handle and shells gathered from Carlsbad, CA, and Galveston TX, beaches

Box 9

Betsy’s elegant black box with craft paint, textured dimensional paint, self-adhesive rhinestones and art deco handle