You're My All-Star Card
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You're My All-Star Card

The unique look of this card is created in the layering technique used.

Designed by Carrie Cummings, courtesy of Provo Craft®.

Uses Recycled Items: No
 
 
 
 
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Material List

  • Cricut Expression® 2 Electronic Cutting Machine (or Cricut® Mini Electronic Cutting Machine)
  • Cricut Craft Room™ Design Tool
  • Cricut® Everyday Cartridge - Boys Will Be Boys
  • Cardstock - Red, Turquoise, Pale Green, White and Coordinating Patterns (4)
  • Embellishments - Lovely Phrase
  • Sewing Machine and Thread
  • Baker’s Twine - Green
  • Rhinestones - Red
  • Spritz Gel - Green
  • Brads
  • Buttons - Red and Green
  • Paper Trimmer
  • Scissors
  • Foam Squares
  • Adhesive
 

Project Instructions

Cut one 4¾"x9½" block of white cardstock. Spray with spritz gel. Let dry. Score and fold in half to create card base.

Cut thee 1¼"x4¼" blocks of patterned cardstock. Adhere to card. Stitch around edges of each block.

Cut one 3¾"x4" block of pale green cardstock. Tear edges. Cut one 2½"x4" block of patterned cardstock. Layer and adhere to card as shown.

Create star border. Using the Cricut Craft Room™ design tool and the Boys Will Be Boys cartridge, select Layer feature and eight ¼" stars. Arrange them into a border. Cut stars from turquoise cardstock. Discard stars but keep negative. Cut around negative to create border. Tear bottom edge. Adhere to card as shown.

Cut YOU’RE MY ALL-STAR. Using the Cricut Craft Room™ design tool, select the Block Font feature. Select ¾" letters to spell YOU’RE MY ALL-STAR and arrange the words into two lines. Cut phrase from red cardstock. Discard letters but keep negative. Cut around negative to create a block. Stitch around edges. Adhere to card as shown.

Cut stars. Cut 1" and 2½" stars from turquoise and patterned cardstock. Embellish with rhinestones and baker’s twine. Adhere to card as shown using foam squares.

Use brad to secure Lovely Phrase embellishment to card as shown.