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Southwest contest party time tablescape


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Design by: Suzylovestocraft (1 Project)
Project skill level: easy
Project time: 30 minutes to 1 hour
Project tags: Birthday Celebration Party Decorations/Favors Southwest

Images inside bucket cut at 4 inches.Party time image cut at 2.5 inches. cactus, sun, totempole cut at 11 inches. Tepees cut at 8 inches

CRICUT ®: WHAT WAS USED

OTHER MATERIALS NEEDED

  • premium cardstock
  • zig two way glue
  • tin bucket
  • dimensional tape
  • shaved wood strips
  • cardstock paper strips for confetti
  • hot glue gun
  • red posterboard
  • 1/4 inch dowels
  • basic color dual tip brush markers
  • 1 sheet brown felt
  • square block of styrofoam

STEP-BY-STEP How-TO INSTRUCTIONS

cut images and shadows from southwest cartridge, glue together with zig two way glue. Color in totem pole with markers for a more original effect.
Measure and cut felt to place around tin bucket.
Hot glue felt to bucket.
Glue cardstock strips to dowel twisting clockwise until covered. Add images to tops of dowels. Trim styrofoam to fit inside bucket, and position dowels as desired.
Place and glue sun, cactus and totempole to red posterboard.
Add a folded piece of cardstock to back of tepees for stand. Position tepees in front of red posterboard.
Scatter shaved wood pieces and crinkled colored cardstock around bucket and tepees and also add some to inside of bucket for a more added effect.

Step 1

cut images and shadows from southwest cartridge, glue together with zig two way glue. Color in totem pole with markers for a more original effect.

Step 2

Measure and cut felt to place around tin bucket.

Step 3

Hot glue felt to bucket.

Step 4

Glue cardstock strips to dowel twisting clockwise until covered. Add images to tops of dowels. Trim styrofoam to fit inside bucket, and position dowels as desired.

Step 5

Place and glue sun, cactus and totempole to red posterboard.

Step 6

Add a folded piece of cardstock to back of tepees for stand. Position tepees in front of red posterboard.

Step 7

Scatter shaved wood pieces and crinkled colored cardstock around bucket and tepees and also add some to inside of bucket for a more added effect.

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Love all the contrasting colors and all the different things that can be created with the Cricut. Definitely achieved the southwestern look. Very Talented and look forward to see what else Suzylovestocraft has to offer

Published on March 19, 2013 by Darinam14 Flag Comment As Inappropriate