Silhouette Cameo: Spring Projects

It’s no secret that I love to die cut and create 3D projects. Today I have a few “Ready, Set, Make” projects that I created for Silhouette using cut files from the Silhouette Design Store. They are the perfect way to celebrate spring!

(Click on the project title to be taken to the project in the Silhouette Design Store.)

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GARDEN BONNET AND SPADE

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I thought this would be a fun project to decorate your home with during the Spring months. It would even look cute adorning the table or a Mother’s Day brunch or buffet!

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TERRA COTTA POT IN GARDEN GATE

Jana Eubank Silhouette Terra Cotta Pot Gate

Give a sweet treat to the gardener in your life. Or treat your mom for Mother’s Day! Fill this paper terra cotta pot with goodies, wrap in cellophane, and then adorn it with a dimensional paper flower. Place the pot inside a garden gate box for an extra special presentation!

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SPRING CHICK CARD

Jana Eubank Silhouette Spring Card

I love these “Spring” and “Sugar Egg” images by Sweet Elsie. Combine them together with a few paper flowers, and you have a darling springtime card!

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Enjoy your weekend!

JanaBold

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Guest Designer: My Creative Scrapbook Part 2 of 2

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I’m back again today with the other two pages I created as the April Guest Designer at My Creative Scrapbook. A big THANK YOU to Pam Rangel for inviting me to play with the gorgeous April Creative Kit this month. I loved using it and loved the pages I created with it!

BLOOM

I began this page with a crisp, white sheet of cardstock. I then placed my photos in a horizontal band across the top of the page, and then added clusters of flowers.

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At the top I added a strip of Bloom Paper and ruffled the green polka dot ribbon included with the kits … stitching the ruffles into place with my sewing machine. I love the texture this added to the page.

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I used the Bloom Element Stickers as my title, accenting it with the mason jar of flower and pennants from the same sticker sheet. Die cut leaves from the Doodlebug Garden Flowers Craft Kit and flower stickers from the Doodlebug Spring Things Icons sticker sheet are clustered on either side.

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I added my typed journaling strips below the band of photos. I opted to have two sentences on each strip, as opposed to the single strips I usually do. I think this helped me to include more writing on this page. Yay!

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I placed the Bloom Element grass sticker at the bottom along with more Doodlebug leaves and a Doodlebug butterfly. Doodlebug critters always steal my heart! They are so dang CUTE!!!

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Here is one last look at the enter page. Hopefully, the angle shot gives you an idea of the layers and dimension.

SUPPLIES:

OTHER SUPPLIES:
Cricket Cardstock (American Crafts
Green Polka Dot Ribbon
Sewing Machine/White Thread
Adhesive/Foam/Foam Squares
Computer/Printer/Cardstock for Journaling
Trimmer/Scissors

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My daughter loves to be outside. On the first warm day of Spring, she can usually be found outside enjoying the sunshine on a blanket with a little picnic lunch that she has packed for herself.

SPRINGTIME PICNIC

Can you tell I LOVED the Doodlebug elements in the Creative Kit?! I combined even more of them together on this happy page.

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At the top of the page, I added the acetate sun and cloud die cuts from the Doodlebug Spring Things Odds & Ends die cut pack. Below the sun and clouds I added the four polaroid die cut frames.

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Inside each frame, I added a Doodlebug Icon Sticker critter on top of an embossed white cardstock background. That Tiny Dot embossing is my latest obsession. I have always loved the Swiss Dots embossing folder by Cricut, but this one by KaiserCraft is even smaller and perfect for small areas like this!

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I used multiple colors of glitter to customize the Root Beer Float Customizable Thickers included in the kit. It’s been awhile since I have used my glitter on a page, so this was lots of fun!

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I had a blank space to the right of my photo and I wanted to fill the space in a clever way. I used the remaining floral die cuts and stickers to add a layered border. Love it!

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I used the Flower Garden, Puddle and Spring-a-Ling papers in strips across the top and bottom of my page, adding machine stitching for a bit of texture.

SUPPLIES:

OTHER SUPPLIES:
Wow” Extra Fine Glitter Set – Pink Glitter (American Crafts)
Manual Die Cutting Machine
Computer/Printer/Cardstock for Journaling
Adhesive/Foam Squares/Glue Dots
Sewing Machine/Whit eThread
Trimmer/Scissors

I hope you enjoyed seeing my work with the April Creative Kit by My Creative Scrapbook! I really enjoyed working with this kit and hope you will stop by and check them out.

See you again soon!
JanaBold

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Guest Designer: My Creative Scrapbook Part 1 of 2

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Hello Friends! This month I am a Guest Designer at My Creative Scrapbook. I had the opportunity to work with the darling Creative Kit featuring the Bloom collection by Photo Play Paper and adorable elements from the Doodlebug Spring Things collection.

I will share two of my projects with you today, and the other two with you tomorrow … so be sure to check back!

HELLO SPRING

This kit has me itching for sunny, Spring days … it’s so happy and bright!

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I love this picture of my Camryn at a family Easter Egg Hunt a few years ago. Her expression on the face is priceless. She is so excited! And I love that her wrists and fingers are covered in Rainbow Loom bracelets and rings. She had spent hours before this family party creating bracelets and rings for all of her cousins. So sweet!

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You will receive a full package of the Doodlebug Odds & Ends Die Cut Cardstock Pieces in the Creative Kit. The fun thing about this set of die cuts is that it also includes several acetate pieces. I added the flower cluster to the top right corner of my photo.

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I used the acetate viewmaster die cut behind the large Spring Garden Garden Flower at the bottom of my photo. Instead of using the die cut flowers separately, I stacked them on top of each other to create two large layered flowers. The circles are actually the flower centers … but I think it works as a cute little posy. 🙂 I added buttons tied with twine to the centers.

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I used two more of the Doodlebug Odds & Ends die cuts for my title. I also added the frog die cut and a flower die cut. The plaid strip anchoring everything is from the Photo Play Paper Bloom Element Stickers.

SUPPLIES:

OTHER SUPPLIES:
2 Blue Buttons
White Crochet Twine
Adhesive/Foam Squares
Computer/Printer/Cardstock for Journaling
Trimmer/Scissors

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Several years ago, we purchased a gazebo for our yard. Our young daughters lovingly nicknamed it the “birdcage” and would come home and sit in it together each day after school. My two little chickadees looked so cute sitting there and I couldn’t resist snapping a few pictures of these two sisters.

BEAUTIFUL BIRDCAGE

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I used the adorable Photo Play Bloom papers to layer up a wide center strip for my page. I then created a little scene on the page using the Doodlebug Odds & Ends die cut pieces.

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Then sun/cloud and bird on a branch sit at the top of the page. I added in a smaller cloud sticker for dimension.

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I used the “beautiful” die cut as part of my title. The “birdcage” letters are the customizable Root Beer Float Thickers that are included in the Creative Kit. I used white glitter from my stash to add a bit of shimmer to them. The two little bird die cuts accent either side.

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SUPPLIES:

OTHER SUPPLIES:
Cardstock: White, Hot Pink
Adhesive/Foam Squares
Trimmer/Scissors
Computer/Printer/Cardstock for Journaling
Green/White Baker’s Twine

I hope you enjoyed seeing these first two layouts using the My Creative Scrapbook Creative Kit! I’ll be back with two more tomorrow.

See you then!

JanaBold

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Noel Mignon: Church Selfies

Today I have a new page to share with you using the Noel Mignon February Heart of Gold kit. I had these silly photos of my daughter keeping herself entertained at a long church meeting by taking selfies of herself on my phone. I started off by grouping the photos together on a block of solid blue patterned paper from the kit.

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From there I thought it would be fun to fill the empty corner with the label shapes from the Pink Paislee Memorandum paper. I trimmed them out with scissors and then added my title and journaling.

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At the bottom of the labels I added a fussy-cut flower cluster from the My Mind’s Eye Hello Gorgeous paper. I love the life this brings to the page and the way it pulls out the pink from my daughter’s cheeks … especially since these photos were a bit on the cool side to begin with … the pink warms them right up!

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This week, our design challenge on the blog is called “Hearts All a Flutter,” where we are to add a dangling or interactive element to our page. I dug into my stash and found these cute, little My Mind’s Eye charms I had in my collection. I added them to the label phrase at the top of the page and the phrase strip at the bottom of the photos. This girl of mine definitely holds the key to my heart! I just love her silly and fun personality!

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SUPPLIES: Noel Mignon February 2016 Heart of Gold Classic Kit, Cardstock (white), Patterned Paper (My Mind’s Eye, Basic Grey, Echo Park Paper, Pink Paislee, We R Memory Keepers), Die Cuts (We R Memory Keepers), Letter Stickers (American Crafts), Stickers (We R Memory Keepers), Butterfly Clip (Prima), Pink Gems (Queen & Co.), Flair (A Flair for Buttons), Metal Charms (My Mind’s Eye), String, Gray journaling pen, Gray ink, Stamp (Lawn Fawn)

I hope you are having a great week! The weather has taken a turn here in Utah and we have been enjoying sunshine every day. It has been absolutely wonderful! The snow has melted from the grass and I can tell the trees and plants are starting to wake up  I love springtime and plan to get outside and enjoy it the rest of the week.

I hope you are enjoying warmer days where you are, too!

Happy Spring!

JanaBold