Friday, December 31, 2010

Making Transparencies (Overlays) with the Imagine

Today I want to share with you my design project for Creative Critterz Imaginations blog.

I so love my Imagine and I couldn’t wait to show you this new technique. In today’s video, we will be using the Imagine to print on transparencies to create our own overlays. The overlays turn out perfect and look like you purchased them. Complete instructions are on the video.




The card base is cut at 3 ¾ inches by 5.25 inches. I used the rectangle from the George cartridge and cut it at 5.3 inches and flood filled using the Audrey cartridge…my new favorite! Trim the overlay to 3 ¾ x 4 ¼ inches and attach using vellum glue dots. Add rhinestones and a rub-on and the card is done! My kind of card.

Recipe:
George Cricut Cartridge
Audrey Imagine cartridge
Kaiser Rhinestones
Ink Jet transparencies
Vellum Glue dots
Lavender card stock

For more videos, please visit my blog or my YouTube Channel.
Happy New Year!

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12 comments:

CelticWoman said...

Linda so glad to see this, I have transparencies sitting beside my Imagine to play with and just haven't gotten there yet, so thanks for starting the trail. Happy New Year, Hugs

Anonymous said...

Linda, you are very creative! Thanks for keeping us informed. I can't wait to try this.

Sue

Linda Kaiser said...

Thanks so much for the nice comment! Let me know how it works!

Linda

Linda Kaiser said...

Sue: Thanks for always taking the time to comment! It means so much to me:)

Linda

Donna said...

I so love this Linda, just beautiful.

Are you going to be teaching the Imagine at Memory Trail? I would soooo love that, might really buy one than.

Donna C.

Linda Kaiser said...

Donna: Maybe sometime in the future. I am going to start with basic Cricut classes first! Thanks for the suggestion! I know you would love one.....

Linda

Samantha J Designs (Wife2TJ) said...

This is absolutely BEAUTIFUL!!! TFS! -Sam :-)

Betsy said...

Linda, now I want that cartridge! LOL
Great idea.

Angi @ CokiePop said...

Beautiful card Linda. Happy New Year to ya! :)

Linda Kaiser said...

Thanks everyone for you nice comments!

Kate said...

I don't have an imagine, but still love watching your videos as I always learn something. This time it was the vellum adhesive suggestions that really caught my attention. I'll be on the lookout for those as I'm not very happy with my current vellum adhesive. It's just so difficult to remove from the backing!
What a lovely, elegant card you've made, Linda! Gorgeous!

cindylfranco said...

I love black and white cards

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