Wednesday, June 15, 2011

Father's Day Inspiration: Day 2 of 3 plus Father's Day Cartridge Giveaway!


Yesterday I received a lovely email from Provo-Craft with wonderful projects created to inspire you with your Father's Day projects. Each one of them feature the fantastic limited edition Father's Day Cartridge that I showed off last month from Memory Miser. Included is directions for each project.

Did you miss meeting the creator of the Father's Day Cartridge, Curt Brown yesterday??? Curt is a professional illustrator and a very down to earth guy who blogs. It would be great if you wanted to pop over to his blog and say hi! I bet he would love it! If you missed seeing him yesterday--just click on his avatar picture and head over there and say hi!

Curt Brown of Typecast Creative
--click pic to see Curt's Blog
(tell him I sent you and that we think his artwork on the cart is fabulous...because we do!!!)

Everyone who leaves a comment here  on all three posts will be eligible to win the Father's Day Cricut Cartridge! I'll be sending this out to you and announcing the winner Monday June 20'th!

How easy is that? Just leave a comment! If you have a hard time leaving a comment, please make sure that if you are signing in with google, you UNCHECK the box that says leave me signed in. You can always sign in anoymous or with OpenId by leaving you blog addy in the URL.

So let's show our dad's some love! So TODAY I want you to leave me a comment of your dad's favorite hobby. Curt did a great job with this cartridge--showing all the things dad loves!
My dad LOVES hunting of all kinds (we are Southern folk)!
Please NOTE: All of these projects were created by Designers for Provocraft, if I could locate who the designer was I listed them
#1 Dad Box by Lori Hund


Materials:
Cricut® Personal Electronic Cutter
Cricut® Father’s Day cartridge
Black cardstock
Blue cardstock
Printed cardstock
Adhesive
Dimensional tape
Paper cutter
Box 6” x 4”

Instructions:
Using printed cardstock and paper cutter, cut four squares 5 ½” x 3 ½” and one square 5 ½” x 5 ½”
Using coordinating printed cardstock and paper cutter, cut four squares 5” x 3” and one square 5” x 5”
Using Cricut®, Cricut® Father’s Day cartridge and black cardstock, cut 3” Poker, Can, Money and Pool Balls.  Cut 5” Background2.
Using printed cardstock, cut 3” PokerLyr, CanLyr, PoolballLyr, MoneyLyr.  Using printed cardstock, cut 5” #1Dad
Adhere mats to top and sides
Adhere layers of all cuts and attach to sides
Using dimensional tape, adhere #1 Dad cut to top of box

GIVEAWAY--One of you can win another copy of Curt's adorable artwork on the Father's Day Cartridge by simply leaving me a comment today, tomorrow, and Friday. I'll announce the winner Monday. Enjoy!