For You Tin
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For You Tin


The Cricut Expression® Personal Electronic Cutter is so much fun to use, and great for creating the perfect embellishments for most any project, like this attractive tin.
Designed by Sue Helfrich
Craft Time: 60+ minutes
 
 
 
 
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Material List

  • Cricut Expression® Personal Electronic Cutter
  • Gypsy™ Handheld Design Studio for Cricut®
  • Cardstock: Green, Medium Green, Brown
  • Ribbon: White Grosgrain (3/8-inch 29-inches), White Sheer (12-inches), Brown (1/8-inch x 48-inches)
  • Circle Tin
  • Ink Pad: Brown
  • Dauber
  • Scissors
  • Foam Tape
  • Adhesive
 

Project Instructions

Step: 1

Cut scalloped circle: Using Gypsy, select Gypsy Wanderings cartridge. Click Tag Shadow feature. Click scalloped circle (Row 1 Key 1) and size to 7¾-inches. Cut from brown cardstock.


Step: 2

Cut circles: Click Tag Shadow feature. Click circle (Row 1 Key 9) and size to 6¾-inches. Cut from green cardstock. Cut from medium green cardstock. Cut circles into quarters. Adhere two quarters of each color to tin as shown.


Step: 3

Cut tags: Click Décor Tag feature: Click oval tag (Row 2 Key 5) and size to 2-inches. Cut twice from brown cardstock. Click Décor Tag feature and Shift/Lock. Click oval tag frame (Row 2 Key 5). Cut once from medium green cardstock. Ink oval frame. Adhere tag together. Tie white sheer and brown ribbon through holes. Adhere tag to tin as shown using foam squares.


Step: 4

Cut For You: Click Phrase/Shadow feature. Click For You (Row 1 Key 3) and and size to 2-inches. Ink and adhere to tag as shown.


Step: 5

Cut boy silhouette: Click boy (Row 2 Key 9) and size to 2-inches. Cut three from brown cardstock. Layer together. Adhere to tin as shown using foam tape.


Step: 6

Cut boats: Click boat (Row 3 Key 9) and size to 2-inches. Cut three from brown cardstock. Layer together. Adhere to tin as shown using foam tape.


Step: 7

Cut whales: Click Shift/Lock. Click whale (Row 3 Key 9) and size to 2-inches. Cut three from brown cardstock. Layer together. Adhere to tin as shown using foam tape.


Step: 8

Cut owls: Click owl (Row 1 Key 2) and size to 2-inches. Cut three from brown cardstock. Layer together. Adhere to tin as shown using foam tape.


Step: 9

Adhere white grosgrain and brown ribbon around tin as shown.


Tips

Use photo as a guide and follow manufacturer’s instructions for all products used.

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