Tuesday, February 25, 2014
Doggy Dog House
Have you seen the new Doggy collection from LD? Here's an easy card idea:
Using Silhouette Studio Designer Edition, I made a shaped card out of the dog house image. I wanted the dog to look as if it was sitting on the grass so I made an extra green layer by welding an oval to a copy of the black layer of the dog house.
As there was a lot of blank space on the card front, I thought I would add some text to fill it up just a little bit. However, I was out of white vinyl so I ended up using white contact paper instead.
Using the Vinyl settings in Silhouette Studio as a guide, I cut the text out with the Blade set at 2, and the Speed at 8. I lowered the Thickness from 9 to 5 as the contact paper was thinner than vinyl. The Cameo cut out the text beautifully!
To finish the card, I added a paw print that was cut out from black vinyl and used washi tape to add some patterns to the dog house.
Doggy Dog cut it set
Doggy cut its (dog house, paw print)