I recently had the good fortune to be able to attend a Tim Holtz class with Heidi in Houston, Texas! We got to witness again the fantastic teaching style of Tim Holtz and learn from the creator to use his products! A LOT went into this box, but here are a few little snippets of what I did with mine!
Start with a 5.5″ x 5.5″ configurations box. We ended up removing one of the pieces, but Tim designed these for rearranging possibilities – you can keep the pieces you don’t use for next time!
Cut down some Seasonal Paper Stash papers to fit on the outer sides and insides of the little boxes – Tim & Mario used a Martha Stewart Scoring Board to make folding the pieces into the inside small boxes easier.
Note: You can mix and match ANY idea-ology to make the piece your own. There is SO much to choose from too!!!
Other possibilities for Configurations:
- Ever since Tim Holtz planted the idea that you can turn the inside boxes around in Configurations, I’ve been dying to make an advent calendar with pull-out drawers!!
- Create a wall hanging
- Use the inside pieces for ornaments! Punch a hole through the top, decorate, and deck the halls!
- Use the inside pieces as place settings for holiday guests. Decorate the outside and put a small treat or the person’s photo inside
- Stack inside pieces in a triangular tree shape and adhere together for a family tree – each box dedicated to a different family member
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