Tuesday, October 2, 2012

Today's challenge was to use the Owl or Apple from Create A Critter! Since we have a soon to be 3-year old, and a new baby and another one in November.. and my daughter works at a pre-school, I decided to make an ABC book! You'll want to check it out, or at least these two pages, then perhaps make some for your special little ones!

I used the Apple to make the A page. My page is 6 1/4 by 6 inches. I left room to add the Zutter binding when I get all the pages finished! I inked all the edges, layered the apple, and the letter A and the word Apple. Ink is Ruby from CTMH. I used CTMH's Trinity alphabet to stamp all letters. There are 3 different sizes of letters and numbers on this set!

And now the Owl page-
How cute is he?? or She?? I think she, since she looks so chocolaty.. anyway, the ink is Saddle from CTMH. These would look cute just hanging in a classroom or a child's room. They were really quick and simple, and if you have older children, something they could make for a younger sibling for the upcoming holidays! How proud would they be to say they made a book for brother or sister? Anyway, many of the Cricut Cartridges have such cute images on them and you can really tailor the book to suit your needs. A quiet book like this is just good to have in your bag to entertain while you're waiting some times at appointments. I hope you like my A and O page. 2 down, 24 to go... Check back in and see the book when it's completed. No, I don't have any idea when that will be.... but soon, soon!!


  1. Cute!!!
    Miranda :)
    MCCR DT Sister

  2. Soo cute! I especially love the owl! What a fub idea!

  3. Love the pages for your book. The owl is so stinking cute.

  4. This is a really good idea! I know my 3 year old would love an ABC book, especially if she got to help make it!

  5. Oh how the kids are going to love this little book when you get it done! Very cute!!


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