Friday, January 7, 2011

Valentine’s Day!

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

My second favorite craft holiday is Valentine’s Day. Speaking of favorites, BasicGrey is one of my all time favorite paper companies. Last year, I purchased a BasicGrey Valentine’s card kit and it inspired me to make this quick and easy card using the Imagine.

The background card measures 5 x 5 inches and is cut using BasicGrey paper from my stash. You could easily use the Imagine to create matching paper. Next, I used the George cartridge to cut a 4.7 inch square and flood filled with paper from Lori’s Garden (page43). Did I mention how much I love this cart? I then cut a 3.3 inch circle and flood filled with paper located on page 40.
Next, I cut a 3.5 inch circle and flood filled with a matching color from page 46.

I cut two skinny hearts one at 2.5 and one at 2.8 inches from the George cartridge and flood filled using the paper on page 43 and a matching color on page 46. I manually trimmed the hearts to fit.

Finally I added stickers, chip board and two rhinestones from my stash and was done. You could also make the hearts using the George or another cartridge. I love how bright this card looks and how easy it was to make.

George Cricut Cartridge
Lori’s Garden Imagine cartridge
BasicGrey card stock for the card
Kaiser Rhinestones
Assorted stickers and chip board from my stash

Thanks for looking and have a great weekend.

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Sandi said...

great design, great papers, great colors. Sandi

Linda Kaiser said...

Sandi, thanks for the nice compliment! I sooo love my Imagine.

Valentines day said...

Thank you giving this information. Best of luck for the future.

Linda Kaiser said...

You are so welcome and thanks for the comment.


Teresa Ciarleglio said...

I have this cartridge and now must use it. It turned out to be a beautiful card! Thank you for sharing your creativity.

Linda Kaiser said...

Thanks Teresa!


Unknown said...

The patterns in this look fantastic!

Norma said...

Beautiful card!! Linda, love the colors. I've been so tempted to purchase the Imagine, but I have to figure out where to put it. May soon:)Thanks for sharing:) Have a great weekend!!!

Linda Kaiser said...

You sooo got to get one:) You will love it:)

Thanks and have a great weekend too!


Linda Kaiser said...

Thanks Amber..the papers in this cart are great!


Anonymous said...

Beautiful card

Kate said...

This is fabulous, Linda! I love the variety of colours and the different shaped hearts. Everything has come together just beautifully! You must be so pleased with this one!

Anonymous said...

So prety!!! TFS! -Sam :-) said...

Beautiful project Linda. Love the colors and design.
Also stopping by to let you know you won the Cabalgata prize!
Please email me your address to send!
scrapabookaholic at hotmail dot com

Linda Kaiser said...

Gaby, Yahoo!! I am so excited to win:)


MelodyR aka Ry&MysMom said...

Beautiful card! Love Lori's Garden cart - must use it more often!

Anonymous said...

What a beautiful card. Great colors.


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