Hi everyone, I was bored Saturday night, watching TV and playing with my Gypsy. The end result is this paper bag. I used the Tag, Bag, Boxes & More and Paisley Cricut Cartridge. I thought it would be great for baby showers, party favors, etc. Hope you enjoy and let me know how yours turned out.
· K&Company handmade Die Cut Cardstock (Mischievous)
· My Mind’s Eye Home Collection Paper Stack
· DCWV Café Mediterranean Paper Stack
· Recollections Rhinestones
· Bazzil Cardstock
· Scotch Double Sided Foam Tape
· Hot Glue Gun
· (1) 6” ribbon
· Cricut Paisley Cartridge (Snail)
· Cricut Tags, Bag, Boxes, & More Cartridge (Image no. 34)
· K&Company Portobello Road Paper Stack
· Zig Memory 2-Way Glue Gun
· Glue Glider Pro High Tac Adhesive or ATG Gun
· Rhinestone Butterfly
DieCutting Images using Cricut Cartridges (Actual Size Off)
Tags, Bags, Boxes, & More Cricut Cartridge
Use the Fit to Page function to die cut bag (Image 34) on a 12” x 12” My Mind’s Eye sheet of paper. Fold bag along the preset lines, cut by the Cricut machine. Assemble and adhere using Glue Glider Pro Adhesive.
Paisley Cricut Cartridge
To die cut the different images from <Snail> one will need a 4” x4” cardstock to die cut image Shadow (non-shift).
The following will use all My Mind’s Eye Home Collection paper:
(2) 4” x 4” paper (different patterns) to die cut <Snail> (non-shift) and Snail-s>,
3” x 3” paper to die cut snail back Layer 1 (non-shift),
2” x 2” paper to cut flower Layer 1 (shift),
2” x 2” paper to cut circle Layer 2 (non-shift), and
1” x 1” paper to cut cheeks Layer 2 (shift).
All images should be cut at 11/2”. Adhere <Snail> to surface of <Snail-s>, and <Snail-s> to surface of Shadow snail using Glue Glider Pro or adhesive of your choice. Assemble and adhere, using Zig Memory 2-way Glue, other parts of snail as shown in snail image.
Putting it all Together
Cut a 2.5” x 2.5” piece of Café Mediterranean paper and tear along all four edges. Adhere to left side of bag, at a slant, using Glue Glider Pro (or adhesive of your choice). Glue snail to paper bag, at the bottom right corner, using Glue Glider Pro. Hot glue rhinestone butterfly to snail. Attach, with hot glue, 3 I am roses mini flowers to bottom left hand corner. Insert 6” ribbon in precut made by Cricut and tie two knots. Use Scotch Double Sided Foam Tape to adhere on the back of K&Company “mischievous” phrase. Adhere phrase to paper bag. Using scissors cut multiple pieces of Recollections Rhinestone flourishes and adhere to front and sides of bag.
You’re Finally Done!!! =)