Sunday, May 5, 2013

Say Cheese!

Operation Write Home VCMP 2013 - Add Googlie Eyes

What's inside that black hole?  Don't worry.  Put a smile on your face - say cheese!

A2 sized card = 5.5" x 4.25"
Cricut Create a Critter cartridge
Card Recipe:
  • Mat 1 (brown polka dot) = 5.5" x 4.25".  Paper from Echo Park Bundle of Joy Boy pack.  Edges inked with Tim Holtz Tea Dye Distress Ink.
  • Mat 2 (brown border at bottom) = 5.5" x 1".  Mat embossed with the Paper Studio Stripes folder.
  • Cheese = cut at 3" from Cricut Create a Critter cartridge; <Mouse-Accessory-s> found on page 37 of folder.  Cut a second image for background without the holes (hide contour features found on the Gypsy and Cricut Craft Room).  Image embossed with Cuttlebug Spots and Dots folder.
  • Black Hole = cut an oval at about 2" and trim off the bottom to create the "hole" look. 
  • Google Eyes = .5 mm size.
  • Sentiment "Smile!" from Cardztv "Encouraging Thoughts" stamp set.  Mat under sentiment cut freehand to size.

Inside of Card
Cricut Create a Critter cartridge
Inside of Card:
  • Mat 1 (brown polka dots) = 5.25" x 4". Paper from Echo Park Bundle of Joy Boy pack. Edges inked with Tim Holtz Tea Dye Distress Ink.
  • Mat 2 (white) = 4.75" x 3.5".
  • Cheese = cut at 1.25" from Cricut Create a Critter cartridge; <Mouse-Accessory> found on page 37 of folder.
  • Mouse = cut at 2.75" from Cricut Create a Critter cartridge: <Mouse> found on page 37 of folder.  Polka dots on mouse stomach is from Echo Park Bundle of Joy Boy pack. 

2 comments:

  1. very clever, like this card. I am not good with coloring so this works good for me...

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