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Old Chap


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Design by: Marilyn_Leonard (5 Projects)
Project skill level: moderate
Project time: 30 minutes to 1 hour
Project tags: Birthday Celebration Cards Cards Masculine Playful

This card was created using Mustaches and Glasses as well as Paper Doll Dress Up cartridges. Blog link to this card: http://marilyncricutcards.blogspot.com/2013/07/old-chap.html

CRICUT ®: WHAT WAS USED

OTHER MATERIALS NEEDED

  • Peachy Keen stamps
  • Tim Holtz Tea Dye Distress Ink
  • White gel pen
  • Echo Park "This and That" 6x6 pack
  • Foam tape

STEP-BY-STEP How-TO INSTRUCTIONS

Cut mat sizes:
•Mat 1 (brown) = 5 3/8" x 4 1/8".
•Mat 2 (checkered) = 5.25" x 4". Paper from Echo Park "This and That" 6x6 pack. Edges inked with Tim Holtz Tea Dye Distress Ink.
•Mat 2 (brown) = 4.25" x 3.25".
•Mat 3 (brown pattern) = 4 1/8" x 3 1/8".
•Mat 4 (brown under sentiment) = 2.5" x 1". White gel pen used for faux stitching.
•Mat 5 (white under sentiment) = 2 1/4" x 7/8". (cut to size of sentiment)
•Mat 6 (brown border) = 5.25" x 1".
Images and Sentiments:
•Sentiment "Happy Birthday Old Chap" = unknown source.
•Head = cut at 2" - real dial size - from Cricut Paper Doll Dress Up cartridge; found on page 29 of the folder.
•Face = from Peachy Keen stamps "PK-490 Everyday Character Face Assortment", 1 3/8" size. White gel pen used on the eyes. Pink chalk used to make cheek color. Image is mounted on foam tape.
•Hat = cut at 1" - real dial size - from Cricut Paper Doll Dress Up cartridge; found on page 30 of the folder. Image cut twice to make the headband. Edges inked with Tim Holtz Tea Dye Distress Ink.
•Eye Glasses - cut at .25" from Mustaches and Glasses. No cartridge or folder. Image was purchased via Cricut Craft Room.
•Mustache = cut at .5" from Mustaches and Glasses. No cartridge or folder. Image was purchased via Cricut Craft Room.
•Bow Tie = cut at .75" - real dial size - from Cricut Paper Doll Dress Up cartridge; found on page 30 of the folder. Brown cardstock hand cut to make center of tie.
Create Inside of Card:
•Mat 1 (brown) = 5" x 3.75". White gel pen used for faux stitching.
•Mat 2 (beige) = 4.75" x 3.5".
•Bow Tie = cut at .50" - real dial size - from Cricut Paper Doll Dress Up cartridge; found on page 30 of the folder. White gel pen used for faux stitching. Edges inked with Tim Holtz Tea Dye Distress Ink.

Step 1

Cut mat sizes:
•Mat 1 (brown) = 5 3/8" x 4 1/8".
•Mat 2 (checkered) = 5.25" x 4". Paper from Echo Park "This and That" 6x6 pack. Edges inked with Tim Holtz Tea Dye Distress Ink.
•Mat 2 (brown) = 4.25" x 3.25".
•Mat 3 (brown pattern) = 4 1/8" x 3 1/8".
•Mat 4 (brown under sentiment) = 2.5" x 1". White gel pen used for faux stitching.
•Mat 5 (white under sentiment) = 2 1/4" x 7/8". (cut to size of sentiment)
•Mat 6 (brown border) = 5.25" x 1".

Step 2

Images and Sentiments:
•Sentiment "Happy Birthday Old Chap" = unknown source.
•Head = cut at 2" - real dial size - from Cricut Paper Doll Dress Up cartridge; found on page 29 of the folder.
•Face = from Peachy Keen stamps "PK-490 Everyday Character Face Assortment", 1 3/8" size. White gel pen used on the eyes. Pink chalk used to make cheek color. Image is mounted on foam tape.
•Hat = cut at 1" - real dial size - from Cricut Paper Doll Dress Up cartridge; found on page 30 of the folder. Image cut twice to make the headband. Edges inked with Tim Holtz Tea Dye Distress Ink.
•Eye Glasses - cut at .25" from Mustaches and Glasses. No cartridge or folder. Image was purchased via Cricut Craft Room.
•Mustache = cut at .5" from Mustaches and Glasses. No cartridge or folder. Image was purchased via Cricut Craft Room.
•Bow Tie = cut at .75" - real dial size - from Cricut Paper Doll Dress Up cartridge; found on page 30 of the folder. Brown cardstock hand cut to make center of tie.

Step 3

Create Inside of Card:
•Mat 1 (brown) = 5" x 3.75". White gel pen used for faux stitching.
•Mat 2 (beige) = 4.75" x 3.5".
•Bow Tie = cut at .50" - real dial size - from Cricut Paper Doll Dress Up cartridge; found on page 30 of the folder. White gel pen used for faux stitching. Edges inked with Tim Holtz Tea Dye Distress Ink.

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so cute. now I am going to need to buy Mustaches & Glasses Digital Cartridge thanks a lot!!!! LOL

Published on August 02, 2013 by jrzeegrl98 Flag Comment As Inappropriate