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Animal Thanks Set of 3 Cards


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Design by: CricutDesignTeam (974 Projects)
Project skill level: moderate
Project time: 30 minutes to 1 hour
Project tags: School Family Thank You Cards Classic Boy Girl Kids Grade School Animals Pets Cards Just Because Cards School Cards Friend Cards Playful

What an adorable and thoughtful way to say thanks with these cute animal thank you cards!

CRICUT ®: WHAT WAS USED

OTHER MATERIALS NEEDED

  • Sewing machine
  • Orange cardstock (1)
  • Pen
  • Lime green cardstock (1)
  • Envelopes
  • Dark green cardstock (1)
  • Adhesive
  • Brown cardstock (1)
  • Pattern paper (3)
  • White cardstock (4)
  • Pink cardstock (1)
  • Black cardstock (1)

STEP-BY-STEP How-TO INSTRUCTIONS

Cricut® Cuts:
Noah’s ABC Animals Cartridge
1. Phrase: Thanks
a. Three pattern paper phrases (1” Font <Thanks> or title of choice)

2. Squirrel
a. Black eye/nose (3 ¾” <Squirrel>)
b. White body (3 ¾” Shift + <Squrel-s>)
c. Dark green tail/ears (3 ¾” Layer + <Squirrel>)
d. Light green body (3 ¾” Layer + Shift + <Squrel-s>)

3. Monkey
a. Black body (3 ¾” <Monkey>)
b. Brown body (3 ¾” Shift + <Monkey-s>)
c. Pink face (3 ¾” Layer + <Monkey>)
d. White face (3 ¾” Layer + Shift + <Monkey-s>)

4. Fox
a. Black feet/ears (3 ¾” <Fox>)
b. Orange body (3 ¾” Shift + <Fox-s>)
c. Pink body (3 ¾” Layer + <Fox>)
Use paper trimmer to cut three 8” x 5” pieces of white cardstock. Fold in half to create card bases.
Use paper trimmer to cut three 3 ¾” x 4 ¾” pieces of black cardstock. Adhere to card fronts.
Create phrases from cuts 1a. Use paper trimmer to cut down to 4” x 5” pieces. Adhere to card fronts.
Create squirrel from cuts 2a-2d. Layer together. Use pen to add detail as desired. Adhere to card front.
Create monkey from cuts 3a-3d. Layer together. Use pen to add detail as desired. Adhere to card front.
Create fox from cuts 4a-4c. Layer together. Use pen to add detail as desired. Adhere to card front.
Embellish as desired.

Step 1

Cricut® Cuts:
Noah’s ABC Animals Cartridge
1. Phrase: Thanks
a. Three pattern paper phrases (1” Font <Thanks> or title of choice)

2. Squirrel
a. Black eye/nose (3 ¾” <Squirrel>)
b. White body (3 ¾” Shift + <Squrel-s>)
c. Dark green tail/ears (3 ¾” Layer + <Squirrel>)
d. Light green body (3 ¾” Layer + Shift + <Squrel-s>)

3. Monkey
a. Black body (3 ¾” <Monkey>)
b. Brown body (3 ¾” Shift + <Monkey-s>)
c. Pink face (3 ¾” Layer + <Monkey>)
d. White face (3 ¾” Layer + Shift + <Monkey-s>)

4. Fox
a. Black feet/ears (3 ¾” <Fox>)
b. Orange body (3 ¾” Shift + <Fox-s>)
c. Pink body (3 ¾” Layer + <Fox>)

Step 2

Use paper trimmer to cut three 8” x 5” pieces of white cardstock. Fold in half to create card bases.

Step 3

Use paper trimmer to cut three 3 ¾” x 4 ¾” pieces of black cardstock. Adhere to card fronts.

Step 4

Create phrases from cuts 1a. Use paper trimmer to cut down to 4” x 5” pieces. Adhere to card fronts.

Step 5

Create squirrel from cuts 2a-2d. Layer together. Use pen to add detail as desired. Adhere to card front.

Step 6

Create monkey from cuts 3a-3d. Layer together. Use pen to add detail as desired. Adhere to card front.

Step 7

Create fox from cuts 4a-4c. Layer together. Use pen to add detail as desired. Adhere to card front.

Step 8

Embellish as desired.

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