Monday, August 27, 2012

Published Altered Item - Cricut I.B - Quick & Easy April/May 2012

The following Birthday Wishes 3D cake Box was recenlty pulbished in the Cricut Idea Book - Quick and Easy in April/May 2012!

Birthday Wishes - Page 98 & 99

Birthday Wishes Cake Box:  Patterned Paper:  Echo Park - Sweet Summertime, Ribbon Stamps & Ink:  PTI, Cricut Expression, Cricut Cartridge:  Tags, Bags, Boxes & More, EK Success Border Punch.
  1. Using the 12 x 12 Cricut Mat cut the on Page 126 of the Tags Bags Boxes and More Cricut cartridge using the Fit to page feature to fill the full piece of blue cardstock.
  2. Cut the same in white cardstock.
  3. Cut the White cardstock cut piece where the Score lines are and trim around 1/8” from all sides to create templates to use for your patterned Paper.
  4. Score the Blue cardstock cut using the score lines and fold and put together the cake box base.  
  5. Using the white pieces as templates cut the sides of the cake in the striped pp
  6. Using the triangle white piece cut the flowered pp
  7. glue to cut pieces to the cake box
  8. Before attaching the back of the cake with the patterned paper cut a 2 inch strip of yellow pp and use a Ek Success Punch to create a scalloped edge – score just below the punched edge and glue to the cake box at the top back.
  9. Punch a tag with the Marvey Punch and stamp sentiment on tag in Black Ink.
  10. Tie ribbon through the tag and around the box flap before sealing the back of the cake box.
  11. Hand cut small blue flowers from pp and pop dot them off the top.  Glue blue bling to the centre of the flower.


Deanna said...


snappy scrappy said...

This is so cute! Lee-Ann :)

Sharon said...

Another amazing 3D item Av!! Love how the Echo Park works with this!

Sharon said...

Love your new blog header!