How To Make An Easily Customizable Explosion Box by Emily Minor


This project can be made with the Explore Air 2, Explore 3, Maker, & Maker 3.

  • Bone Folder
  • Glue such as Beacon's 3-in-1 Craft Glue
  • Colorbök 12 x 12 paper for the bases
  • Multiple sheets of colored scrapbooking paper or cardstock, such as Recollections 65 lb. cardstock
  • heavy cardstock or posterboard for the photo frame
  • Brayer
  • High-quality inkjet printer - I love this one!
  • Photo paper (Glossy) or vinyl sticker paper
  • Multiple kinds and colors of Iron-On HTV
    - Glitter Iron-On
    - Holographic Iron-On
    - EveryDay Iron-On
  • Cricut EasyPress Mini
  • Cricut EasyPress Mat
  • Weeding tool
  • Parchment or baking paper
  • Cricut scoring wheel
  • or scoring stylus
  • Blue LightGrip Mat
  • Green StandardGrip Mat
  • optional: cardboard scraps for a booster

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