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Animal Mobile


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Design by: CricutDesignTeam (1007 Projects)
Project skill level: advanced
Project time: 2 hours to 3 hours
Project tags: Baby Kids Baby Décor Animals

This cute mobile is great for a child's room.

CRICUT ®: WHAT WAS USED

OTHER MATERIALS NEEDED

  • String
  • Yellow cardstock (1)
  • Wood block
  • Sky blue cardstock (1)
  • 12” dowels (2)
  • Cocoa cardstock (1)
  • Eye hooks (2)
  • Chocolate cardstock (1)
  • Drill
  • Sandy brown cardstock (1)
  • Adhesive
  • Tan cardstock (1)
  • Pink cardstock (1)
  • White cardstock (2)
  • Red/orange cardstock (1)
  • Dark gray cardstock (1)
  • Orange cardstock (1)
  • Black cardstock (1)

Project Cut Files

STEP-BY-STEP How-TO INSTRUCTIONS

Cricut® Cuts
Noah’s ABC Animals cartridge:
1. Deer
a. Dark gray deer base (5” <Deer2>)
b. White belly (5” Shift + <Deer2-s>)
c. Black nose/eyes (5” Layer + <Deer2>)
d. Tan body (5” Layer + Shift + <Deer2-s>)
e. Dark gray deer base (5” Flip + <Deer2>)
f. White belly (5” Flip + Shift + <Deer2-s>)
g. Black nose/eyes (5” Flip + Layer + <Deer2>)
h. Tan body (5” Flip + Layer + Shift + <Deer2-s>)

2. Squirrel
a. Black nose/eyes (4 ½” <Squirrel>)
b. Red/orange tail (4 ½” Shift + <Squrel-s>)
c. White belly (4 ½” Layer + <Squirrel>)
d. Orange body (4 ½” Layer + Shift + <Squrel-s>)
e. Black nose/eyes (4 ½” Flip + <Squirrel>)
f. Red/orange tail (4 ½” Flip + Shift + <Squrel-s>)
g. White belly (4 ½” Flip + Layer + <Squirrel>)
h. Orange body (4 ½” Flip + Layer + Shift + <Squrel-s>)

3. Rabbit
a. Pink nose/ear (5” <Rabbit>)
b. White belly/tail (5” Shift + <Rabbit-s>)
c. Sandy brown body (5” Layer + <Rabbit>)
d. Chocolate legs (5” Layer + Shift + <Rabbit-s>)
e. Black eyelashes (5” Layer + Shift + <Rabbit-s>)
f. Pink nose/ear (5” Flip + <Rabbit>)
g. White belly/tail (5” Flip + Shift + <Rabbit-s>)
h. Sandy brown body (5” Flip + Layer + <Rabbit>)
i. Chocolate legs (5” Flip + Layer + Shift + <Rabbit-s>)
j. Black eyelashes (5” Flip + Layer + Shift + <Rabbit-s>)

4. Hedgehog
a. Sandy brown body (3 ¾” <Hedgehog>)
b. White face (3 ¾” Shift + <Heghog-s>)
c. Yellow quills (3 ¾” Layer + <Hedgehog>)
d. Black eyelashes (3 ¾” Layer + Shift + <Heghog-s>)
e. Sandy brown body (3 ¾” Flip + <Hedgehog>)
f. White face (3 ¾” Flip + Shift + <Heghog-s>)
g. Yellow quills (3 ¾” Flip + Layer + <Hedgehog>)
h. Black eyelashes (3 ¾” Flip + Layer + Shift + <Heghog-s>)

Cindy Loo cartridge:
5. Mushroom
a. White polka dots (4 ½” <Mushroom>)
b. Sky blue top (4 ½” Shift + <Mshrom-s>)
c. Cocoa stem (4 ½” Layer + <Mushroom>)
d. Sandy brown bottom (4 ½” Layer + Shift + <Mshrom-s>)
e. White polka dots (4 ½” Flip + <Mushroom>)
f. Sky blue top (4 ½” Flip + Shift + <Mshrom-s>)
g. Cocoa stem (4 ½” Flip + Layer + <Mushroom>)
h. Sandy brown bottom (4 ½” Flip + Layer + Shift + <Mshrom-s>)
Use scissors to cut six pieces of string at various lengths between 6” and 10”.
Create deer from cuts 1a-1h. Layer together. Place mirrored images back-to-back. Adhere with string in between.
Create squirrel from cuts 2a-2h. Layer together. Place mirrored images back-to-back. Adhere with string in between.
Create Rabbit from cuts 3a-3j. Layer together. Place mirrored images back-to-back. Adhere with string in between.
Create hedgehog from cuts 4a-4h. Layer together. Place mirrored images back-to-back. Adhere with string in between.
Create mushroom from cuts 2a-2h. Layer together. Place mirrored images back-to-back. Adhere with string in between.
Screw eye hooks through top and bottom of wood block.
Slide dowels perpendicularly through drilled holes in wood block.
Tie strings to dowel ends and bottom eye hook. Tie string to top eye hook for hanger.

Step 1

Cricut® Cuts
Noah’s ABC Animals cartridge:
1. Deer
a. Dark gray deer base (5” <Deer2>)
b. White belly (5” Shift + <Deer2-s>)
c. Black nose/eyes (5” Layer + <Deer2>)
d. Tan body (5” Layer + Shift + <Deer2-s>)
e. Dark gray deer base (5” Flip + <Deer2>)
f. White belly (5” Flip + Shift + <Deer2-s>)
g. Black nose/eyes (5” Flip + Layer + <Deer2>)
h. Tan body (5” Flip + Layer + Shift + <Deer2-s>)

2. Squirrel
a. Black nose/eyes (4 ½” <Squirrel>)
b. Red/orange tail (4 ½” Shift + <Squrel-s>)
c. White belly (4 ½” Layer + <Squirrel>)
d. Orange body (4 ½” Layer + Shift + <Squrel-s>)
e. Black nose/eyes (4 ½” Flip + <Squirrel>)
f. Red/orange tail (4 ½” Flip + Shift + <Squrel-s>)
g. White belly (4 ½” Flip + Layer + <Squirrel>)
h. Orange body (4 ½” Flip + Layer + Shift + <Squrel-s>)

3. Rabbit
a. Pink nose/ear (5” <Rabbit>)
b. White belly/tail (5” Shift + <Rabbit-s>)
c. Sandy brown body (5” Layer + <Rabbit>)
d. Chocolate legs (5” Layer + Shift + <Rabbit-s>)
e. Black eyelashes (5” Layer + Shift + <Rabbit-s>)
f. Pink nose/ear (5” Flip + <Rabbit>)
g. White belly/tail (5” Flip + Shift + <Rabbit-s>)
h. Sandy brown body (5” Flip + Layer + <Rabbit>)
i. Chocolate legs (5” Flip + Layer + Shift + <Rabbit-s>)
j. Black eyelashes (5” Flip + Layer + Shift + <Rabbit-s>)

4. Hedgehog
a. Sandy brown body (3 ¾” <Hedgehog>)
b. White face (3 ¾” Shift + <Heghog-s>)
c. Yellow quills (3 ¾” Layer + <Hedgehog>)
d. Black eyelashes (3 ¾” Layer + Shift + <Heghog-s>)
e. Sandy brown body (3 ¾” Flip + <Hedgehog>)
f. White face (3 ¾” Flip + Shift + <Heghog-s>)
g. Yellow quills (3 ¾” Flip + Layer + <Hedgehog>)
h. Black eyelashes (3 ¾” Flip + Layer + Shift + <Heghog-s>)

Cindy Loo cartridge:
5. Mushroom
a. White polka dots (4 ½” <Mushroom>)
b. Sky blue top (4 ½” Shift + <Mshrom-s>)
c. Cocoa stem (4 ½” Layer + <Mushroom>)
d. Sandy brown bottom (4 ½” Layer + Shift + <Mshrom-s>)
e. White polka dots (4 ½” Flip + <Mushroom>)
f. Sky blue top (4 ½” Flip + Shift + <Mshrom-s>)
g. Cocoa stem (4 ½” Flip + Layer + <Mushroom>)
h. Sandy brown bottom (4 ½” Flip + Layer + Shift + <Mshrom-s>)

Step 2

Use scissors to cut six pieces of string at various lengths between 6” and 10”.

Step 3

Create deer from cuts 1a-1h. Layer together. Place mirrored images back-to-back. Adhere with string in between.

Step 4

Create squirrel from cuts 2a-2h. Layer together. Place mirrored images back-to-back. Adhere with string in between.

Step 5

Create Rabbit from cuts 3a-3j. Layer together. Place mirrored images back-to-back. Adhere with string in between.

Step 6

Create hedgehog from cuts 4a-4h. Layer together. Place mirrored images back-to-back. Adhere with string in between.

Step 7

Create mushroom from cuts 2a-2h. Layer together. Place mirrored images back-to-back. Adhere with string in between.

Step 8

Screw eye hooks through top and bottom of wood block.

Step 9

Slide dowels perpendicularly through drilled holes in wood block.

Step 10

Tie strings to dowel ends and bottom eye hook. Tie string to top eye hook for hanger.

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