Monday, June 20, 2011

Bitten By The Bug 2....Sunny Days

This week for our Bitten By the Bug 2 challenge my friend and fellow Design Team member Susan picked the Sunny Days cut on the Cricut Lite Celebrate with Flourish cartridge. I think this is a PERFECT pick for this time of year :) Thanks Susan! I really love this cartridge. I am actually writing this in advance and made the project a week early because in all actuality as you are reading this I returned last night from a cruise. I'm sure I will have the perfect picture to place on the layout :)
Make sure you visit Bitten By The Bug 2 and see what all the other Design Team members did with this cut--you are sure to get some summer inspiration!!!!

I have been wanting to use the circle cut from Elegant edges since I got the cartridge and figured it would make a good "cloud" like background for my layout.
To make my title for the layout, I welded the sunny days cut and a cruise ship cut together using the shadow feature of each cut.
Just a note...to make the waves at the bottom of the cartridge I used the Fit to Length feature and cut them 4 times.


Cricut Cartridges Used
Celebrate With Flourish = Sunny Days @ 2.88"
Elegant Edges = Circle Background @ Fit to Page
Give A Hoot = Waves at Fit to Length 11.72"
Pack Your Bags = Ship @ 4.29"

Other
Label Maker with Green Tape

4 comments :

  1. Maria, my gosh this is just perfect for our challenge....and just coming back from a cruise so it is waiting there for your memories. Love this.
    Carole

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  2. Honestly woman! Don't you ever stay home? This is just beautiful. Love the glitter! Can't wait to see pix. Welcome home! xxD

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  3. Fabulous Creation! so glad your trip was safe and fun, we cruise every year and love it and this will be a great way to share some fun moments :)

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  4. Beautiful! You and Susan were definitely on the same wave length this time! I really like that circle background. I'm going to have to check that cart out.

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