Wish your loved ones a Happy Hanukkah with this elegant card, made with the Cricut Expression machine.
Designed by Georgina Jarvie
- Cricut Expression® Personal Electronic Cutter
- Cricut® Wild Card Cartridge
- Cardstock: Blue, White
- Foam Mounting Squares
- Spray Paint: Silver Metallic
- Sheer Ribbon: Blue (½-yard)
- Paper Trimmer
Cut one 10-inch x 5¾-inch block of blue cardstock. Fold at 4½-inches along the long side. Cut one 9½-inch x 5¼-inch block of white cardstock. Fold at 4¼-inches along the long side. The back pieces should be longer than the front pieces.
Mark blue block ¼-inch from top and bottom at fold. Use a paper trimmer to cut a slit at the crease between the two marks. Slide back piece of white block through slit.
Cut Star of David. Using Wild Card cartridge and blue cardstock, select Icon feature and cut three 2-inch <Hanukkah>. Use spray paint on two stars. Let dry.
Thread ribbon through centers of stars. Adhere stars to each other as shown. Adhere stars to card as shown, leaving ribbon able to slide back and forth. Tie a bow on right hand edge of card.
Cut one 3-inch x 4-inch block of blue cardstock. Coat with spray paint. Let dry. Cut one 2½-inch x 3½-inch block of blue cardstock. Layer blocks and adhere to card using mounting squares.
Cut Happy Hanukkah. Using blue cardstock, select Phrase mode, press Shift, and cut one 7-inch <Hanuka-s>. Coat with spray paint. Let dry. Adhere to layered blocks as shown.
Use photo as a guide and follow manufacturer’s instructions for all products used.