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If there was a new Cricut under your tree, a great beginner project is a thank you note for the giver! I designed this Penguin Thank You Card with all free images, and so if you can cut this for free even if your Cricut Access trial has run out.
Supplies I used:
- Solid Cardstock
- Printed Cardstock
- Aleene’s Clear Gel Tacky Glue
- Glue Dots
- Xyron Mega Runner (optional)
- Xyron Sticker Maker (optional)
- Googly eyes (optional)
Design Space will prompt you for a scoring stylus or scoring wheel, but you can skip that step and hand crease your card if you don’t have one of the scoring tools. I highly recommend cutting the word on the “cardstock for intricate cuts” setting.
The printed cardstock is from this paper pack from Michael’s:
In case you’re a true newbie to paper piecing, here are some photos of the assembly process:
I have a box of store-bought of A2 envelopes that I use, but if you want to make your own, you can download a free envelope svg at SimplyCraftySVGs.