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Hot Air Balloon Card


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Design by: CricutDesignTeam (1011 Projects)
Project skill level: easy
Project time: less than 30 minutes
Project tags: Family Trendy Cards Just Because Cards Friends

Show someone how much you care with this charming hot air balloon card!

CRICUT ®: WHAT WAS USED

OTHER MATERIALS NEEDED

  • Brads
  • Teal grid pattern paper (1)
  • Embroidery floss
  • Yellow grid pattern paper (1)
  • Paper piercer and needle
  • Multi-colored dot pattern paper (1)
  • Adhesive
  • Yellow polka dot pattern paper (1)
  • Foam squares
  • Light blue cardstock (1)
  • Scissors
  • White cardstock (1)
  • Paper trimmer

Project Cut Files

STEP-BY-STEP How-TO INSTRUCTIONS

Cricut® Cuts:
Small Talk Frames & Tags Cartridge

1. Hello Frame
a. Light blue base (3” + F4 + Shift + 12)
b. Teal frame (4” + Shift + 1)
c. Yellow hello phrase (4” + 1)

2. Clouds
a. Large white cloud (1” + F5 + 36)
b. Medium white cloud ( ¾” + F5 + 36)
c. Small white cloud ( ½” + F5 + 36)

3. Hot Air Balloon
a. Gold glitter base (2” + F5 + 32)
b. Multi-colored dot balloon (2” + F5 + Shift + 32)
Use paper trimmer to cut one 5 ½” x 8 ½” piece of light blue cardstock. Fold in half to create card base. Use paper trimmer to cut one 5 ¼” x 4” piece of white cardstock and one 1” x 4 ¼” piece of yellow polka dot pattern paper. Adhere to base.
Create frame from cuts 1a-1c. Layer and adhere. Use embroidery floss to stitch as desired. Use foam squares to adhere to card base.
Create clouds from cuts 2a-2c. Attach brads to large cloud. Use foam squares and adhesive to adhere to frame. Use scissors to trim as desired.
Create hot air balloon from cuts 3a-3b. Layer and adhere. Adhere to frame.

Step 1

Cricut® Cuts:
Small Talk Frames & Tags Cartridge

1. Hello Frame
a. Light blue base (3” + F4 + Shift + 12)
b. Teal frame (4” + Shift + 1)
c. Yellow hello phrase (4” + 1)

2. Clouds
a. Large white cloud (1” + F5 + 36)
b. Medium white cloud ( ¾” + F5 + 36)
c. Small white cloud ( ½” + F5 + 36)

3. Hot Air Balloon
a. Gold glitter base (2” + F5 + 32)
b. Multi-colored dot balloon (2” + F5 + Shift + 32)

Step 2

Use paper trimmer to cut one 5 ½” x 8 ½” piece of light blue cardstock. Fold in half to create card base. Use paper trimmer to cut one 5 ¼” x 4” piece of white cardstock and one 1” x 4 ¼” piece of yellow polka dot pattern paper. Adhere to base.

Step 3

Create frame from cuts 1a-1c. Layer and adhere. Use embroidery floss to stitch as desired. Use foam squares to adhere to card base.

Step 4

Create clouds from cuts 2a-2c. Attach brads to large cloud. Use foam squares and adhesive to adhere to frame. Use scissors to trim as desired.

Step 5

Create hot air balloon from cuts 3a-3b. Layer and adhere. Adhere to frame.

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SHOWCASED - A FEATURED PROJECT
SHOWCASED - A FEATURED PROJECT
PRIZED - PROJECT FAVED 25+ TIMES
PRIZED - PROJECT FAVED 25+ TIMES
CELEBRATED - PROJECT FAVED 50+ TIMES
CELEBRATED - PROJECT FAVED 50+ TIMES
  • SHOWCASED - A FEATURED PROJECT
  • PRIZED - PROJECT FAVED 25+ TIMES
  • CELEBRATED - PROJECT FAVED 50+ TIMES

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