Wednesday, February 8, 2012

Milk Carton and an Announcement

Two days ago I came across a Team Members Call to work with Kelleigh Ratzlaff's designs. I sent her my application with a couple of pictures of my favorite projects. To be honest, I never thought I would get a reply lol but to  my surprise Kelleigh replied to my application right away and invited me to join her team!! How exciting! I am thrilled to be work with her files. I remember telling Kelleigh that I had one of her files that I got as a freebie long, long time ago but never used it because I used to have a cricut but didn't have a third party software to open the SVG but now I can because I have the Silhouette Studio Designer Edition and my Cameo that cuts way better than the bug.

My first project was the milk carton file from her store. For this project I used the Yours Truly paper pack from Echo Park that I got at Archiver's. The flower is also from The Digichick store, I used a mister to wet the paper and give it an aged effect.



The window of the milk carton was done using a heart shape from the silhouette store, I used some acetate to cover my "window". For this I used the acetate that comes with dimensional stickers (you can also use the plastic wrap the paper stacks come in) I attached the acetate with my favorite glue, Scrap Happy Glue from The Rubber Cafe.


The tag was done using the same method I used in my Christmas Tags' post. I used last week's freebie from the silhouette store (be mine), tied some twine and it is hanging around the flower.

This is a close up to the flower

This is what my screen looked like when I was cutting. The heart is not part of the file, I got it from the store and put it on one of the panels to make it more Valentine-ish.


Well, that's it for today! I can't wait to show you what else you can make with the files from The Digichick, they have awesome things, check them out! 

Have a nice day!


10 comments:

  1. Marvelous news, Ceci! Congratulations!
    Barbara, aka bdjeepers

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  2. That is simple, yet elegant! Very pretty! Thanks for joining in on the blog hop!

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  3. I love it. Thank you for being on the Hop.

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  4. I love what you did with the pen and pen holder. It demonstrates perfectly how to use it. I'm sold. I really want one of these! cpalmiere at cfl dot rr dot com

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  5. Hi Cecelia,

    Thank you so much for all the time and effort you put into your post to show us how to do this fun project. I know how much work something like this takes.

    I'm a mojo mondayer too haha!

    Thanks for a chance at your prize

    Blessings, Barb

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  6. thanks for showing a simple but elegant card..and got my fingers crossed for winning..didn't win the Powerball so still hope for this

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  7. Congrats on being chosen...how exciting! Your milk carton is so pretty, thanks for sharing!

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