Wednesday, October 13, 2010

A Cricut Howdy

Hi everyone and Happy Wednesday! I hope you are all having a wonderful week. I have to go get my flu shot this morning and then I have a super busy day at work so I'll make this post a short one.

For my card today, I decided to do something a little different. I have a Cricut machine and I LOVE it, but I use it mostly for scrapbooking. I decided to make a Cricut card today after being inspired by some blog surfing over the weekend. I actually used three Cricut cartridges on my card today. All papers are from SU. My grass was cut from the Paperdolls cartridge. I used the "Fit to Length" button and made my grass 5 1/4 inches. Next, I created the cowgirl using the Once Upon a Princess cartridge. I cut her at 3 1/4 inches. I used a Peachy Keen face stamp for her face and then I pop dotted her cowgirl hat. Finally, I created the horse from my Create a Critter cartridge. I cut him at 3 1/2 inches. I used my white gel pen for the dots and then for a finishing touch, I added some roses from Wild Orchid Crafts. The sentiment is from MFT. This card is a standard A2 sized card. What do you think?

Well, that's it for me today. I hope you enjoyed my Cricut card. Thanks so much as always for stopping by. Have a wonderful day!


Cristi said...

WOW what a super cute card!! I am so glad you stopped by my blog. I am now a follower on your blog and Love everything you create!!
Big Hugs

Marlene said...

What a cute card! I really need to plug my bug back in one of these days!

Cindy Haffner said...

Ohh FUN and SWEET!

cabio's craft corner said...

This card just made me giggles Christine. Very cute and happy. Funny I have all the cartridges and stamp you used on this card but never thought of putting them all together. It's pretty cute looking at yours and now I know what I can play with when I get a free moment. Thanks for sharing!

Crystal said...

Oh my word is this ever soooo CUTE Christine!!! Super fun girl!!! Absolutely darling!

Belinda said...

So cute! Love the use of the cartridges and stamps!

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