My only cousin is turning 40 years old on the 10th of this month.. She is having a big party Saturday and I really wanted to make her something super special.. I adore how this came out and might have to make myself one almost exactly like it...LOL :O)
Oh! great way to put your old cereal boxes to good use.. I cut the base of the album using 4 cereal boxes, the backs and fronts..
Here are some close ups and all of the details:
I have ONNEA written on the left side of this page, which in Finnish means "Congrats!"..
I also found some excellent Birthday quotes from Scrapbook.com which I copied and pasted onto my Word program and then played around with the fonts and printed them, either onto cardstock or printer paper.
This is my favorite because of the butterflies and the nice soft colors.
SCAL software for the album
Cricut cartridge: Plantin Schoolbook
Flowers and leaves
heart shapes used to make the rose
Cricut cartridge: Sentimentals
Crict Cartrdige: Home Decor
Flourishes, cupcake and small flowers
Cricut cartridge: Storybook
side view butterfly
Cricut cartridge: George and basic shapes
Cricut cartridge: Graphically Speaking
"Friend and Memories!"
papers: K& Co 12x12 Studio K
Cardstock: light green, light yellow,brown and light pink
Stickles: cotton candy and Lime green
green buttons by Bag-O-Button
Fibers by Basic Grey: oh baby girl
pink, green and yellow ribbon
zig two way glue pen
star shaped mini brads
Fiskars punch: Sunray?
that about does it...
thank you all so much for looking