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Family Tree


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Design by: CricutDesignTeam (1008 Projects)
Project skill level: advanced
Project time: 1 hour to 2 hours
Project tags: Family Home Décor/Accents Classic

Use the Cricut® Strong Grip Cutting Mat to create this elegant family tree with chipboard!

CRICUT ®: WHAT WAS USED

OTHER MATERIALS NEEDED

  • Cricut Craft Room® Design Software
  • Spray ink
  • Cricut® Deep Cut Blade
  • Adhesive
  • Chipboard (2)
  • Ribbon
  • White cardstock (1)
  • Twine
  • Black cardstock (1)
  • Vintage safety pins
  • Gray cardstock (1)
  • Brads
  • Olive green cardstock (4)

Project Cut Files

STEP-BY-STEP How-TO INSTRUCTIONS

Cricut® Cuts:

Life’s a Party Cartridge
1. Dimensional family tree
a. Chipboard tree base1 (11 ¼” Phrase + Lion)
b. Chipboard tree base2 (11 ¼” Phrase + Shift + Lion-s)
c. Olive green front tree base1 (11 ¼” Phrase + Lion)
d. Olive green front tree base2 (11 ¼” Phrase + Shift + Lion-s)
e. Olive green back tree base1 (11 ¼” Flip Feature + Phrase + Lion)
f. Olive green back tree base2 (11 ¼” Flip Feature + Phrase + Shift + Lion-s)

Heritage Cartridge
2. Charms
a. White square charm base( 1 ¾” Charm + Shift + Accent7)
b. Black square charm (1 ¾” Charm + Bus)
c. White rectangle charm base (1 ¾” Charm + Shift + Suitcase)
d. Black rectangle charm (1 ¾” Charm + Lamp2)
e. White circle charm base (1 ½” Charm + Shift + Quill)
f. Black circle charm (1 ½” Charm + Shift + House1)
g. White oval charm base (1 ¾” Charm + Shift + Divan)
h. Black oval charm (1 ¾” Charm + Bike1)

Fancy Frames Cartridge
3. Frame
a. Chipboard stand (3 ½” HrztlBck)
b. White base (3 ¾” Fram3Lr)
c. Black decorative frame (3 ¾” Frame3)

Stamping Cartridge
4. Phrase: We Are Family
a. Black phrase (1 ¾” WeAreFam)
Create dimensional family tree from cuts 1a-1f. Use Cricut® Deep Cut Blade for cuts 1a-1b. Layer together and assemble. Spray ink surface.
Create charms from cuts 2a-2h. Layer together with family photos or silhouette images from Cricut® Forever Young, Cricut® Suburbia, and Cricut® Heritage Cartridges. Attach to family tree with ribbon.
Create frame from cuts 3a-3c. Use paper trimmer to cut one 3 ¾” x 3” piece of gray cardstock. Layer together.
Create phrase from cut 4a. Adhere to frame.
Embellish as desired.

Step 1

Cricut® Cuts:

Life’s a Party Cartridge
1. Dimensional family tree
a. Chipboard tree base1 (11 ¼” Phrase + Lion)
b. Chipboard tree base2 (11 ¼” Phrase + Shift + Lion-s)
c. Olive green front tree base1 (11 ¼” Phrase + Lion)
d. Olive green front tree base2 (11 ¼” Phrase + Shift + Lion-s)
e. Olive green back tree base1 (11 ¼” Flip Feature + Phrase + Lion)
f. Olive green back tree base2 (11 ¼” Flip Feature + Phrase + Shift + Lion-s)

Heritage Cartridge
2. Charms
a. White square charm base( 1 ¾” Charm + Shift + Accent7)
b. Black square charm (1 ¾” Charm + Bus)
c. White rectangle charm base (1 ¾” Charm + Shift + Suitcase)
d. Black rectangle charm (1 ¾” Charm + Lamp2)
e. White circle charm base (1 ½” Charm + Shift + Quill)
f. Black circle charm (1 ½” Charm + Shift + House1)
g. White oval charm base (1 ¾” Charm + Shift + Divan)
h. Black oval charm (1 ¾” Charm + Bike1)

Fancy Frames Cartridge
3. Frame
a. Chipboard stand (3 ½” HrztlBck)
b. White base (3 ¾” Fram3Lr)
c. Black decorative frame (3 ¾” Frame3)

Stamping Cartridge
4. Phrase: We Are Family
a. Black phrase (1 ¾” WeAreFam)

Step 2

Create dimensional family tree from cuts 1a-1f. Use Cricut® Deep Cut Blade for cuts 1a-1b. Layer together and assemble. Spray ink surface.

Step 3

Create charms from cuts 2a-2h. Layer together with family photos or silhouette images from Cricut® Forever Young, Cricut® Suburbia, and Cricut® Heritage Cartridges. Attach to family tree with ribbon.

Step 4

Create frame from cuts 3a-3c. Use paper trimmer to cut one 3 ¾” x 3” piece of gray cardstock. Layer together.

Step 5

Create phrase from cut 4a. Adhere to frame.

Step 6

Embellish as desired.

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