Cricut Thanks!


I wanted to make an almost exclusively Cricut card today. I have been neglecting my poor cricut, so for this card I created and designed the entire thing in the Cricut Craft room which made for a very quick and simply card. Craft Room is very useful, even for just making sketches! I used a 5x7 rectangle just to represent my card base (in hindsight I think I should've gone smaller), and once I had everything sketched out and sized, I separated all my cuts and loaded up my paper.


While Cricut was doing its thing, I embossed my card base and set up my stamps. Super Simple, less than 15 minutes! Now I just have to decide if I'm going to invest in the new Cricut Explore or not!

Supplies
Paper: Joann; Kraft Cardstock,  SEI; Get Krafty Stack
Stamps:  Hero Arts; Everyday Sayings & Sweet Threads Labels
Ink:  Versamark
Embossing Powder: Recollections; Lilac
Embossing Folder:  Cuttlebug; Honeycomb
Equipment;  Sizzix Big Shot, Cricut Expression 2, Kelly Craft Laser Level
Cricut Cuts: Elegant Edges; Swirs2-s, Swirl1, Storybook; Branch4
Card Size: 5x7

Challenges
FCCB: Sketch Challenge
Pile It On; Sentiment Focus
Simon Says Stamp: Get Krafty


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7 comments:

  1. This is such a nice card, the frame has terrific dimension and I really like the embossed sentiment. Thanks for joining us at FCCB this week!

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  2. Really nice and Simple card. Thanks for showing Cricut Craft Room. I am just starting to use it and am loving it. I am now your newest follower. Please stop by and say HI. Traci

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  3. I love this CAS card and the Honeycomb embossing looks fab! Thanks for joining in our "Sentiment as the Focus" challenge at Pile it On this week and Good Luck!

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  4. I love to lay my cards out on CCR first too! what a great use of texture!

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  5. Love the embossing and paper choices. Thanks for joining our challenge at FCCB. Kim

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  6. This is so different, very creative. Thanks for joining us for the sketch challenge at FCCB.

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  7. SImple and elegant, love the embossed part. Thank you for joining us at our Pile It On challenge blog and good luck in the draw!
    Anna

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