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Saturday, June 9, 2012

Playing in Cricut Craftroom

Good morning.  I hope you're all enjoying the start of your summer.  We've been enjoying the nice weather and spending a bit of time outside.

I wanted to share something I did in Cricut Craftroom the other day using my Gingerbread cart.  I thought it would be fun to see if I could make my own shaped card base by welding shapes together and here is what I came out with...

I took the train image and sized it to the size I wanted.  Then I copied it and flipped one of them.  I moved them together to form a "fold" and welded it.  Then I took the layer and added it to make sure I got the size right.  I cut them out and glued them.  I thought the train would be cute as a birthday card for one of my nephews.

Challenges...
Craft Punked - Happy Birthday/Celebration
Inspire Me Friday - Anything Goes
C.R.A.F.T. - Male Card
Charisma Cardz - Travel
The Pink Elephant - Vibrant Colors
Make It Monday - Anything Goes

Thanks for visiting.  Have a great day.

~Rhonda

14 comments:

Carol said...

Superb card, I'm sure your nephew will love it :) Thanks for joining us at Craft Punked this week, Carol x

Paula said...

Your nephew is going to love this! Fab card!! Thanks for joining Craft Punked this week, Paula :))

Trimgym said...

Great project, thank you for joining us at CRAFT Challenge this week and good luck! Don't forget to check back with us again on Thursday for our new challenge and to check if you have won or made our Top3.
Don't miss out on the regular freebies at Trimgym's Digistamps and Images and the current challenge there. Hope to see you there as well!

Jo and Tigerlover.

Cat's sCrap said...

What an adorable small locomotive ! Original shape. Beautiful colours and design. Bravo ! It's very successful!

Thanks for joining us at Charisma Cardz Challenge this week on the theme which I chose : travel.

Hugs from France.
Catherine.

Danni said...

Super cute! Thank you for playing along with The Pink Elephant Challenge!

Gram's Treasures said...

Such a fun card design! So glad you could join us this week at Charisma. Good Luck!

Karen Howard said...

This is SUPER cute, your nephew will love it! Hugs, Karen

Renee said...

What a cute card Rhonda...I'm sure your nephew will love it!
Hugs,
Renee

Loz said...

Adorable card and colours Rhonda. I saw this on MIM..Loz

Shirley-anne said...

This will be one popular card .Fabulous design/ shape . .Thanks for sharing on Make it Monday

Stef H (Glitterbabe) said...

great card and fabulous job.

i'm thinking of selling my cricut. NOT FOR ME at all. i'll take my SLICE over it anyday.

kudos to you on this one.

hugs :)

Pop's Cards said...

Morning sweetie this is very cute hugs pops x

Pauline said...

Adorable, such a cute design!
Thanks for joining us at Charisma Cardz this week!

CraftyNess said...

Great card - I must make time to play with my cricut more often :) thanks for joining Craft Punked this week x