Show your mother how much you appreciate her with this elegant card made with the Cricut Expression machine.
Designed by Betsy Veldman
- Cricut Expression® Personal Electronic Cutter
- Cricut® Plantin SchoolBook Cartridge
- Cricut® Opposites Attract Cartridge
- Cricut® Solutions Home Accents Cartridge
- Cardstock: Light Green, Medium Green, Melon, Kraft, Fuchsia
- Ribbon: Green Dotted
- Melon Buttons (2)
- Fuchsia Brads (2)
- Small Hole Punch
- Paper Trimmer
- Scallop-Edged Scissors
- Straight-Edged Scissors
- Foam Adhesive
Create one 4¼-inch x 7-inch side-fold card from kraft cardstock. Cut one 4-inch x 4¾-inch block of light green cardstock and adhere to top of card. Cut one 4-inch x 2-inch block of medium green cardstock and adhere to bottom of card.
Cut flower. Using Home Accents cartridge and fuchsia cardstock, cut one 4¼-inch <Flower1>. Adhere to top portion of card using foam adhesive. Adhere bottom portion of flower near bottom edge of card.
Cut oval. Using Plantin SchoolBook cartridge and melon cardstock, cut one 2-inch <oval>. Adhere to kraft cardstock and trim around oval using scalloped scissors. Punch a small hole in each end of oval. Thread ribbon through ends and secure with brads. Adhere entire piece across card front.
Cut title. Using Opposites Attract cartridge and fuchsia cardstock, select Upright feature and cut 1½-inch letters to spell Mom. Adhere to oval.
Knot jute through buttons and adhere to top corners of card.
Use photo as a guide and follow manufacturer’s instructions for all products used.