Sunday, May 15, 2011

Game Night

Game Night by Jamie Cripps

We are heading into football season - starting with flag then going right into tackle!  The football and helmet cut on the Father's Day cartridge are just perfect for sports pages and good luck cards!  Best of all has the Limited Edition cartridge right now for $23.99!
Machine: Cricut Expression with 12x12 mat (Provo Craft) Software: Cricut Design Studio (Provo Craft) Embossing: Seeing Spots Cuttlebug Folder (Provo Craft)
Ink: Charcoal Cat's Eye Chalk Ink
Cardstock: Creative Memories
Pen: Black Dual-Tip Pen (Creative Memories)
Misc: Ribbon and Foam Squares

Trim Black cardstock to 8-1/2" x 5-1/2", fold in half to create a 4-1/4" x5-1/2" card base.
Trim White cardstock to 3-3/4" x 5", outline with the black pen and write "Good Luck" around the edge as shown and adhere to the center of the card base.
Using the Father's Day Cricut Cartridge:
Cut the "Game Night" in the Blue cardstock
Cut the "Game Night Background" in the Green cardstock
Trim a small piece of Black cardstock to fit behind the word cut.
Ink and adhere the three pieces together as shown.  Doodle dots on the Green cardstock.

Cut the Football and helmet in the Blue cardstock
Cut the helmet layer in the Green Cardstock
Ink around all the edges and adhere the two pieces together.  Doodle dots on the cardstock as shown and add the football player number to the helmet.

Trim a 2-3/4" x 2-3/4" Black square and emboss with the "Seeing Spots" embossing folder.
Using foam squares, attach the football/helmet as shown.
Attach the cuts to the card base as shown in the photo.

Attach ribbon to the left side.


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