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TARDIS Chocolate/Trinket Box by aria-arissa TARDIS Chocolate/Trinket Box by aria-arissa
If you liked this, please do me a favour and reblog/like here: [link]

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A gift for a Whovian friend, made from 80% recycled paper materials (cardboard, cereal cartons, catalogue papers, etc.), inspired by another photo making its way around the internet, of an adorable TARDIS chocolate box by Michelle Quinnseen here.

The walls are made from four pieces of rectangular cardboard, held together by sturdy cardstock wrapped around them and painted dark blue. The boxes (including the three stacked squares making up the roof) are stiff cardstock folded into origami boxes and glued together where appropriate. The little light at the top was made using a stiff plastic sheet, cut to shape, scored and folded before adding the roof and gluing it all in place. I added the little details as well, like the ‘POLICE BOX’ labels and the notice outside the door (all handwritten), and the tiny door handle made using thin, twisted wires. The whole thing was then given a few coats of varnish to seal in the paint and give it a smooth appearance.

UPDATE: I have made another TARDIS for sale, and am currently considering different methods of selling. Would it be better for me to set a price and put it up on Etsy or sell it on eBay for people to bid on??

UPDATE 2: It is now available for sale at my Etsy shop, here: [link]
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:iconjessizxz:
jessizxz Featured By Owner 2 days ago  Student General Artist
THIS IS SO COOL!!!
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:iconpcamenzind:
PCamenzind Featured By Owner May 27, 2014   Writer
Cool idea!
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:iconaria-arissa:
aria-arissa Featured By Owner Jun 11, 2014
:) Thank you! 
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Therese-B Featured By Owner Feb 4, 2014  Hobbyist Photographer
You inspired me! I made this one for my Husband's Birthday today! trekkerscrapbook.com/2014/02/0…Love 
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aria-arissa Featured By Owner Jun 11, 2014
Well done!!! I hope he loved it :D
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kamidake Featured By Owner Jan 30, 2014  Hobbyist Artisan Crafter
Brilliant!
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:iconaria-arissa:
aria-arissa Featured By Owner Mar 21, 2014
Thank you very much!
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AnimeFreak003 Featured By Owner Dec 30, 2013
How did u make the, I don't know what u call them, paneling?, squares leading up too the windows(?) Look 3d?
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aria-arissa Featured By Owner Mar 21, 2014
They were separate pieces of thin cardboard that I cut out and then glued onto the base :) 
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AnimeFreak003 Featured By Owner Dec 11, 2013
I mean how did u make the levels
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