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"Teen Boys" Birthday Party Invitation.


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Design by: Maria2193 (54 Projects)
Project skill level: moderate
Project time: 30 minutes to 1 hour
Project tags: Birthday Modern Trendy Boy Teen Celebration Celebration Cards Invitations Outdoors Cards Outdoor Recreation Masculine Playful Clean & Simple

I made this invitation for my boys 13th birthday party at a water park!

CRICUT ®: WHAT WAS USED

OTHER MATERIALS NEEDED

  • card stock
  • swirls embossing folder
  • flying bird stamp
  • ink- navy "not quite" & "night of navy"
  • pop dots and adhesive
  • whit gel pen

STEP-BY-STEP How-TO INSTRUCTIONS

Cut blue card stock 10 x 6 1/2, score at 5 in. and fold. Emboss card with swirls embossing folder. Ink edges with Stampin Up "not quite navy". Cut patterned paper 6 x 4 1/2, emboss using swirls folder, ink edges "not quite navy" and glue onto the front of the card. Stitch around edges with white gel pen.
Using Dude cartridge- Cut palm tree at 3 1/2 in. Base in black, shift in blue, layer in umber and shift layer in olive card stock and glue together. Cut hang ten at 2 3/4 in.. Base in white, shift in blue, layer in olive and shift layer in red card stock and glue together. Glue tree to front of the card and pop dot "hang ten" and place on the front of the card. Use a flying bird stamp and ink, first in "night of navy" then lower a tad and ink in "not quite navy".
Using Dude cartridge- Cut surfer-2 at 3 1/4 in. Base cut in dark blue, Shift cut in white and shift/layer in deep red card stock. Note: I did not use the layer feature. Print out invitation on white card stock and cut it to 6 x 4 1/2 in. Cut a 2nd piece of plain white cardstock at 6 x 4 1/2 in. Glue invitation to the bottom of the card and glue the plain piece to the top of the card. Lightly ink some edges to the surfer with "night of navy" and pop dot it onto the top portion of the card.
Using Graphically Speaking cartridge- Cut "catch the wave" H2O at 1 1/4 in. in blue card stock and emboss with swirls folder. Using "night of navy" ink over the raised portion of the embossing. Glue to the top of card next to the surfer. Ink edges of the inside of card with "not quite navy" and stitch entire card using white gel pen.

Step 1

Cut blue card stock 10 x 6 1/2, score at 5 in. and fold. Emboss card with swirls embossing folder. Ink edges with Stampin Up "not quite navy". Cut patterned paper 6 x 4 1/2, emboss using swirls folder, ink edges "not quite navy" and glue onto the front of the card. Stitch around edges with white gel pen.

Step 2

Using Dude cartridge- Cut palm tree at 3 1/2 in. Base in black, shift in blue, layer in umber and shift layer in olive card stock and glue together. Cut hang ten at 2 3/4 in.. Base in white, shift in blue, layer in olive and shift layer in red card stock and glue together. Glue tree to front of the card and pop dot "hang ten" and place on the front of the card. Use a flying bird stamp and ink, first in "night of navy" then lower a tad and ink in "not quite navy".

Step 3

Using Dude cartridge- Cut surfer-2 at 3 1/4 in. Base cut in dark blue, Shift cut in white and shift/layer in deep red card stock. Note: I did not use the layer feature. Print out invitation on white card stock and cut it to 6 x 4 1/2 in. Cut a 2nd piece of plain white cardstock at 6 x 4 1/2 in. Glue invitation to the bottom of the card and glue the plain piece to the top of the card. Lightly ink some edges to the surfer with "night of navy" and pop dot it onto the top portion of the card.

Step 4

Using Graphically Speaking cartridge- Cut "catch the wave" H2O at 1 1/4 in. in blue card stock and emboss with swirls folder. Using "night of navy" ink over the raised portion of the embossing. Glue to the top of card next to the surfer. Ink edges of the inside of card with "not quite navy" and stitch entire card using white gel pen.

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