Monday, October 18, 2021

Fall Flower Pail Box Card

Hey friends! Just popping in to share a Fall version of the Box Card Flower Pail (SVG). This little box card is so cute as is but I added a few stickers from the My Favorite Fall collection by Echo Park Paper. The papers are also from the My Favorite Fall collection. 


Have a great week and thanks for stopping by!

Brandie 

Monday, October 11, 2021

Lori Whitlock Creative Team October 2021 Blog Hop

Hi there and welcome to the Lori Whitlock blog hop! I hope your week is going well so far! The hop order this month is Traci, Anita, Brandie, Aimee, Ashley, Cathy, Michelle, Marcia, and Brigit.

I didn't want to do another Halloween project so I thought Id make something for Thanksgiving. You can find this Box Card Envelope Turkey alone (SVG, Silhouette) and as part of the Ultimate Fall Card bundle.


I used papers from the My Favorite Fall collection by Echo Park Paper Co. 

Thanks for hoping along with us today. Aimee is up next. 

Brandie



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Wednesday, September 22, 2021

Pumpkin Impossible Card

 Hi there friends! I'm popping in today to share this cute Impossible Card Pumpkin (SVG, Silhouette). I'm not sure why this type of card is called impossible because it is one of the easiest pop up cards to make. I think I spent more time trying to decide which papers to use! LOL! You you haven't tried it to make one yet you really should.


I used papers from the 6x6 Halloween Magic paper pad by Echo Park. 

Thanks for stopping by!

Brandie    

Monday, September 13, 2021

Lori Whitlock Creative Team September 2021 Blog Hop


Hi there and welcome to the blog hop! The order this month is Traci, Anita, Brandie, Aimee, Ashley, Cathy, Michelle, and Brigit.

Today I am sharing this cute Hocus Pocus Broom Co. sign (SVG, Silhouette). I used my Glowforge to engrave the image into a 5x7 piece wood. To finish off the edges of the wood I covered them in a spooky Halloween paper. It is the perfect size to fit into my tired tray in my kitchen. 



I love Halloween! Thanks for stopping by. Aimee is up next.

Brandie

 

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Halloween Countdown

Hi there Lori Whitlock friends! Anyone else look forward to this time of year to do all the fun Fall/Halloween crafts? It is my favorite.

I am sharing a fun idea for a Halloween countdown today. I used my Glowforge laser cutter to  make this project out of wood but it would also be cute as a flat design cut out of paper or vinyl and applied to a premade sign blank. I also think my steps below would work for cutting this project out of chipboard if your machine does that.

The files I used are Halloween Haunted House Scene (SVG, Silhouette), Halloween Tree (SVG, Silhouette), Halloween Tombstones (SVG, Silhouette), and the Spooky Font (SVG, Silhouette).  I also used the rectangle tool in Silhouette to create my base. 


For the numbered tombstones I wanted a simple shape. I used the knife tool in Silhouette to slice off the cross from the tombstone on the end.  I then typed out the numbers 0-9 and cut an extra 1,2, and 3 so that I would be able to do the higher number double digits in the count down.


I then typed out days till Halloween in the spooky font and created an offset. I welded the offset letters together and grouped them together to keep the word spacing from shifting. 


With the offset letters, house scene, and the spooky trees I welded  a rectangle to the bottom of the images to create a tab to fit into the slots that I add to my base. The dimensions of the rectangles for the base are determined by the width of the material being used. If you are making a flat countdown this step is not necessary. 
 

Once I had the tabs added to the images I created the slots in the base of the countdown. The top two small rectangles are for the spooky trees. The middle rectangle is for the house scene and the bottom rectangle is for the numbered tombstones and days till Halloween letters. I centered the skinny rectangles on the larger rectangle then spaced them as shown below. I selected all of the rectangles and created a compound path. The large black rectangle is the bottom of the base. 


I cut everything out, painted, and assembled. 




I really like how it turned out and my little guy cant wait to start counting down the days to Halloween. If you have any questions let us know. Thanks for stopping by!

Brandie

Monday, August 16, 2021

A2 Stacked Birthday Cake Slice Card

Hi there friends and Happy Monday! Today I am sharing a cute simple birthday card. The A2 stacked Card Birthday Cake (SVG, Silhouette). This card also comes in a bundle of four that you can find here.

The papers and stickers are from the All Girl collection by Echo Park Paper. This card would be so cute  in any color and season. Love that! Thanks for stopping by today and have a great week!

Brandie

Monday, August 9, 2021

Lori Whitlock Creative Team Blog Hop August 2021

Hi there and welcome to the August blog hop! The order this month is Traci, Kathy, Anita, Brandie, Aimee, Ashley, Cathy, Michelle, and Brigit
This month I made the Box Card Wide Barn (SVG, Silhouette). I am loving the Box Card Farmhouse bundle. I think I will end up making all of the cards from this set! I used the Farmers Market paper collection by Echo Park. The color pallet and florals are perfect for these cards. 



 Aimee is up next and thank for hopping along with us today! Don't forget your free file today and enter the giveaway!

Brandie


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