Saturday, November 3, 2012
Glittered Angel Cricut card
Here is another Cricut Christmas Card. The angel image is from Joys of the Season cartridge. I cut three card options, each at 5 1/2"--one from maroon cardstock, one from gold glitter cardstock, one from maroon and cream printed music paper. I cut out just the angel from the gold glitter card and glued it onto the maroon card, matching it to the angel image. I then cut out the angel completely from the printed paper, leaving just an oval space. I cut the printed paper to fit the front of the card, glued it down, and then added some narrow strips of extra glitter cardstock on the edges. Voila! A simple, elegant Christmas card with only three cuts of your Cricut, some scissors, and a little glue! A little hint: Vary your pressure on your Cricut Expression to match your paper: I used medium pressure to cut the printed paper--otherwise I have found the paper will tear. I used maximum pressure to cut the glittered cardstock--it cut cleanly. I did not have to multi-cut.