Saturday, 3 December 2011

One Cut... Three Wreaths!

Evening Chicks!

I now have a table in my 'Rubber Room' so have the Cricut set up to play with now!  WooHoo!!
I used one of the Christmas Carts and cut out the wreaths, first on white paper to play with.  This wreath above is first cut in a gold shimmer paper.  Some of the leaves are glued and have applied micro fine glitter from Glitter Ritz.  I goofed on this one and the shadow cut (brown) was stuck on upside down making the leaves go the wrong way....ooooops!  I kind of like how it turned out tho'!
This wreath was cut out in a very light aqua and then used the new Glitter Ritz colour Iced Mint I think it is.  Added sprigs of branch done with a MS punch.  The background was embossed.  Pearls were from the dollar store.
I've saved the best for last!  This is the one I love.  The background paper is a very light aqua and I'm not sure but it could be from Stampin' Up! years ago.  Once again I popped up parts of the leaves where the vein cuts were to give it dimension.  Spriggs of branch done with the MS punch and small white flowers from Michaels in the wedding section.  The sentiment is by Flourishes and the second half of it is stamped inside.... It's time for Mistletoe and Holly!
Thanks for looking and have a wonderful weekend!


Pop, Paper, Scissors said...

These are stunning, gorgeous and fabulous. Really, I am so envious that I don't have a Circut. Santa, we have a problem!

Sherri said...

Oh, these are all just gorgeous! I'm so excited to find you did them with a cricut. My daughter got the new model & is giving me her old one. If I can do cards this gorgeous I will be thrilled!

Sara I. said...

Wow, amazing job and love the soft green colors in the last two!! The embossing is the perfect touch! xx

cparsons said...

Stunning! I can see how much fun having a Cricut would be:)

Gail said...

Great'll have a blast!
The kids gave me a Cricut last year for Christmas, and I use it a lot!
Great Cards!

ChristineCreations said...

Goodness these are beautiful Sheree! The mix of shapes and sparkle and embellishments is awesome!

ShazInOzCardsCalligraphy said...

ah so lovely the last two - not a brown girl myself, well done!! off to check out one below Sheree! Shaz in oz.x

Terry said...

Love wreaths and they make such gorgeous Christmas Cards! Great Stampscapes cards. Loved my visit!

NancyD said...

Love, love, love your wreaths. Nice job! NancyD

Myrna said...

These are great and I confess your last one is the one I like the best as well.
I love the idea of wreaths this year for some reason and blue is factoring into most of my cards. Wonder why?

Diana said...

Very, very nice.

Karen Howard said...

Oh wow, these are fabulous... love the wreaths! Hugs, Karen

Karen Aicken said...

I saw your wreaths at Splitcoast and had to come check out your blog.
These are so pretty, I love how you dressed them up. Very inspiring!
Cheers, Karen