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DIY Mom’s Day Playing cards Cricut Tutorial with 3 Distinctive Designs

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Are you uninterested in the tacky playing cards on the native retailer? This 12 months, you may make your personal utilizing these DIY Mom’s Day playing cards Cricut tutorials! Beneath you’ll discover three distinctive designs that are perfect for customizing to ship to the mother(s) in your life. Decide the design you need and switch it right into a custom-made card that can make any mother really feel particular.

Three mothers day cards on wooden table

Mom’s Day Playing cards Cricut Tutorial

I’ve purchased the playing cards many occasions earlier than. You most likely have bought greater than your share and they’re all pretty generic and boring. This 12 months, you may customise one with these along with your favourite colours, messages, and particular additions. I like that these are tremendous simple for the children that can assist you make too!

If you need extra ideas for utilizing your Cricut machine for Mom’s Day, then try these simple DIY Mom’s Day journals. You may additionally just like the idea of constructing a cute little Mom’s Day espresso mug or perhaps a custom-made Mom’s Day apron. After all, nothing beats these tremendous cute little Mom’s Day floral shadowboxes.

Mothers day card with pink flowers and green leaves

What Paper Ought to I Use for Making Playing cards?

The only option, for my part, is a pleasant cardstock paper. Whereas youngsters normally seize development paper or craft paper, it may well tear very simply, particularly when used with a Cricut to chop out shapes and messages.

For this, you should buy any cardstock, or keep on with the Cricut card inserts. Cricut cardstock is superb as properly, however you should buy any variety of manufacturers, colours, and textures of cardstock at your native interest retailer or perhaps a place just like the native greenback retailer.

Woman holding blue card with mom and flowers

What Markers Work with the Cricut Machines?

There may be some controversy in numerous teams about what markers can work along with your Cricut. There may be an accent adapter that’s used for working with pens and markers in your Cricut machines. Nonetheless, it’s designed particularly for the branded merchandise.

In lots of teams and on many web sites, there are do-it-yourself adapters or workaround that makes it potential to make use of any pen, marker, or pencil. I, nevertheless, will counsel simply making the funding and utilizing solely those designed for the Cricut. It’s higher protected than sorry, for my part.

A number of the standard choices for makers are beneath.

Woman holding purple and white card that has mom stenciled on front

Can These Be Mailed in Common Envelopes?

Sure. You may mail these in a daily envelope that’s the proper measurement for a card. If you happen to purchase clean playing cards and envelopes, you should utilize them for this mission as properly. After all, as a few of these are a bit heavier than a standard card, you may want so as to add a number of further stamps or have it weighed on the put up workplace earlier than mailing, simply in case.

I picked up an enormous set of playing cards and envelopes in a number of colours on Amazon to be used in initiatives like this one. They’re nice as a result of you have got a lot selection to select from for a low worth.

White mothers day card with green and pink flowers

Provides Wanted

For Design #1

Supplies for making a mother's day card with a Cricut

For Design #2

For Design #3

How one can Make a Floral Mom’s Day Card With a Cricut

Load the SVG recordsdata into the Cricut Design Area.

Design opening in Cricut design stuido

Select the file for the primary a part of the cardboard – the white pages with a printed message and a single cutout.

Screenshot of design on grid in Cricut Design Space

Place the blade and accent housing in place on the machine, and insert the pen of selection (we used inexperienced).

Adding pen onto Cricut housing

.Load the mat with the white cardstock first.

Select the suitable materials and comply with the prompts to chop out the rectangle of paper from the white piece.

Screenshot of material options in Cricut design space

Comply with the prompts on the display screen to then print the phrase onto the paper.

Pen in Cricut housing writing on paper

Take away the white card from the mat and set it apart.

Removing white paper from Cricut mat

Load the sunshine pink paper onto the Cricut mat, then comply with the prompts on the display screen to load and reduce the flower shapes.

Loading pink paper onto Cricut mat

Take away the flowers from the mat and set it apart.

Peeling pink flowers from Cricut mat

Load the second piece of white paper onto the mat after which comply with the prompts on the display screen to chop out the three windowed rectangular shapes.

Placing green paper onto Cricut mat

Take away it from the mat and set it apart for later.

Load the sunshine inexperienced paper onto the mat, then comply with prompts on the display screen to chop out the flowers and the inexperienced rectangle of paper.

Take away the flowers and the rectangle from the mat and set them apart.

Peeling green flowers from cricut mat

Load the darkish pink or magenta paper onto the Cricut mat, then comply with the prompts on the display screen to chop out the flowers.

Placing pink paper onto cricut mat

Take away the flowers from the mat and punctiliously take away the middle gap and discard them from every flower.

Peeling flowers off green Cricut mat

Fold the primary piece of white cardstock in half creasing rigorously on the center. The open rectangle needs to be on the backside of the cardboard.

Folding white card in half

Add glue across the within the opening on the cardboard.

Adding glue around opening on white card

Connect the inexperienced rectangle of card paper onto the within of the cardboard the place the glue is to create a background to the opening on the entrance.

Gluing green rectangle to white card

On the entrance of the cardboard add glue across the window then connect the white rectangle with three window holes in order that it’s centered over the opening.

Gluing white frame over green shape on card

Glue the darkish pink flowers onto the cardboard, one per field on the entrance of the cardboard.

Gluing dark pink flowers onto white card

Use glue to connect a small pearl bead or sequin to the middle of every of the pink flowers.

Gluing beads onto pink flowers on card

Roll the sunshine pink flower cut-outs beginning on the finish and rolling inward then gluing the ends in place to create two small flowers.

Rolling pink flowers

Trim the inexperienced leaves so one is complete and the second is simply the highest half.

Connect the entire leaf on the open facet of the cardboard, by the message, with glue.

Gluing leaves onto card

Then connect the smaller piece slightly below the message.

Glue the pink rolled flowers onto the leaves as desired.

Placing pink flower on green leaf of card

Add a message on the within and reward to a particular mother.

White card with pink flowers on green table by cricut tools

How one can Make a Stenciled Mom’s Day Card

Load the SVG recordsdata into Cricut Design Area and select the file you’ll use.

Place the purple cardstock onto the mat.

Placing purple paper on Cricut mat

Comply with the prompts on the display screen to decide on the proper materials, and comply with to load the mat into the machine and reduce out the paper.

Fastidiously take away the paper from the mat hunting down the surplus paper from the phrases and design. (Trace: Use these to attach onto a clean card for an additional choice)

Measure and reduce out a chunk of white cardstock that matches into the again of the cardboard in order that it slides into the openings at every nook as proven.

Adding white paper on back of purple card

Slide the white paper in place behind the cutout message.

Fold the cardboard over and crease it rigorously.

Folding purple card in half

Add a message inside the cardboard earlier than gifting.

Purple mothers day card sitting on table by potted plant

How one can Make a MOM Card Utilizing Your Cricut

Load the SVG recordsdata into Cricut Design Area and select the file you’re utilizing, then create.

Place the black cardstock onto the mat and comply with the prompts to load it into the machine and reduce.

Placing black paper onto Cricut mat

Take away the surplus paper and punctiliously take away the flowers and strip of black paper with edging from the mat. Because the particular person items of the flower are very small, that is finest accomplished with tweezers or the Cricut instruments for weeding. Set these apart.

Peeling black paper off of Cricut mat

Load a small orange piece of paper on the mat and comply with the prompts to load and reduce.

Placing orange paper on cricut mat

Take away the surplus paper and use instruments to take away the butterfly from the mat then place it apart.

Taking butterfly cut out out of orange paper

Load the inexperienced cardstock onto the mat and comply with the prompts for loading into the machine and slicing.

Fastidiously take away the inexperienced cardstock from the mat setting apart the leaves.

Peeling leaves off of Cricut mat

Place the blue cardstock onto the mat.

Placing blue paper onto Cricut mat

Comply with the prompts on the display screen to decide on the proper materials, then comply with the prompts to load the mat and reduce the paper.

Take away the blue paper from the mat discarding the letters from the mat and creating simply the opening that claims “MOM”.

Peeling blue paper off of green Cricut mat

Load the yellow paper onto the mat and comply with the instructions on the display screen to load into the machine and reduce.

Take away the surplus paper from the mat, then rigorously take away every petal. There’s a break up on the underside of every petal, so watch out to not tear as you take away it.

Yellow petal shapes on Cricut mat

Reduce a chunk of orange paper the dimensions of the blue paper with “mother” reduce out.

Add glue across the opening on the blue paper.

Adding glue to blue paper that says mom

Glue the orange paper in place so it covers the blue paper creating an orange phrase poking out from the blue paper.

Gluing orange paper onto blue mom paper

Form every of the yellow petals so they’re curled outward barely.

Gluing petals together for yellow flower

Use glue to connect the 2 break up ends of every petal collectively making a flat finish base.

Subsequent, connect the petals to the spherical yellow piece as proven. There shall be two flowers created.

Place the smaller of the 2 flowers contained in the bigger and glue to safe.

Gluing yellow flower petals together

Stack the black flowers collectively and glue them collectively within the heart.

Roll the small strip of black round-edged paper right into a roll, then glue it into the center of the 2 black flowers.

Glue the black flower to the middle of the yellow flower.

Form the sides of the inexperienced leaves in order that they arise some.

Shaping green leaves

Glue the yellow flower onto the leaves so they’re centered on prime with leaves surrounding.

Gluing black flower in center of yellow flower

Connect the yellow flower and leaves contained in the “o” of the phrase mother.

Gluing yellow flower into o on the word mom

Fold the butterfly in half, then form the wings and glue it onto the nook of the cardboard.

Adding butterfly to edge of blue card

Write a particular message on the again earlier than sending or gifting.

Mom card with blue and orange and yellow flower

Extra Mom’s Day Reward Concepts

Do you continue to want ideas? Try these different nice selections for Mom’s Day! Nice DIY initiatives that the mothers in your life will like to obtain!

Yield: 3

Woman holding purple card that says mom

Comply with these simple tutorials to create your personal stunning DIY Mom’s Day card along with your Cricut machine! Straightforward to make with a Cricut Maker, Cricut Discover Air 2, or a Cricut Pleasure!

Energetic Time
20 minutes

Complete Time
20 minutes

Problem
Straightforward

Estimated Price
$5

Supplies

For Design #1

For Design #2

For Design $3

Instruments

  • Cricut Discover Air 2, Cricut Maker, or Cricut Pleasure
  • Mild mat or customary grip mat
  • Switch tape
  • Deep tip blade and housing
  • Scraper device
  • Weeding device

Directions

How one can Make a Floral Mom’s Day Card With a Cricut

  1. Load the SVG recordsdata into the Cricut Design Area.  Place the blade and accent housing in place on the machine, and insert the pen of selection (we used inexperienced).
  2. .Load the mat with the white cardstock first. 
  3. Select the suitable materials and comply with the prompts to chop out the rectangle of paper from the white piece. 
  4. Comply with the prompts on the display screen to then print the phrase onto the paper. 
  5. Take away the white card from the mat and set it apart. Removing white paper from Cricut mat
  6. Load the sunshine pink paper onto the Cricut mat, then comply with the prompts on the display screen to load and reduce the flower shapes. 
  7. Take away the flowers from the mat and set them apart. 
  8. Load the second piece of white paper onto the mat after which comply with the prompts on the display screen to chop out the three windowed rectangular shapes. 
  9. Take away it from the mat and set it apart for later. 
  10. Load the sunshine inexperienced paper onto the mat, then comply with prompts on the display screen to chop out the flowers and the inexperienced rectangle of paper.  
  11. Take away the flowers and the rectangle from the mat and set them apart. Peeling green flowers from cricut mat
  12. Load the darkish pink or magenta paper onto the Cricut mat, then comply with the prompts on the display screen to chop out the flowers. 
  13. Take away the flowers from the mat and punctiliously take away the middle gap and discard them from every flower. 
  14. Fold the primary piece of white cardstock in half creasing rigorously on the center.  The open rectangle needs to be on the backside of the cardboard. 
  15. Add glue across the within the opening on the cardboard.  
  16. Connect the inexperienced rectangle of card paper onto the within of the cardboard the place the glue is to create a background to the opening on the entrance. 
  17. On the entrance of the cardboard add glue across the window then connect the white rectangle with three window holes in order that it’s centered over the opening. Gluing white frame over green shape on card
  18. Glue the darkish pink flowers onto the cardboard, one per field on the entrance of the cardboard. 
  19. Use glue to connect a small pearl bead or sequin to the middle of every of the pink flowers. 
  20. Roll the sunshine pink flower cut-outs beginning on the finish and rolling inward then gluing the ends in place to create two small flowers. 
  21. Trim the inexperienced leaves so one is complete and the second is simply the highest half. Gluing leaves onto card
  22. Connect the entire leaf on the open facet of the cardboard, by the message, with glue.  Then connect the smaller piece slightly below the message. 
  23. Glue the pink rolled flowers onto the leaves as desired. 

How one can Make a Stenciled Mom’s Day Card

  1. Load the SVG recordsdata into Cricut Design Area and select the file you’ll use. 
  2. Place the purple cardstock onto the mat.  
  3. Comply with the prompts on the display screen to decide on the proper materials, and comply with to load the mat into the machine and reduce out the paper. 
  4. Fastidiously take away the paper from the mat hunting down the surplus paper from the phrases and design. (Trace:  Use these to attach onto a clean card for an additional choice)
  5. Measure and reduce out a chunk of white cardstock that matches into the again of the cardboard in order that it slides into the openings at every nook as proven.  Adding white paper on back of purple card
  6. Slide the white paper in place behind the cutout message. 
  7. Fold the cardboard over and crease it rigorously. Purple and white card with mom and flowers

How one can Make a MOM Card Utilizing Your Cricut

  1. Load the SVG recordsdata into Cricut Design Area and select the file you’re utilizing, then create. 
  2. Place the black cardstock onto the mat and comply with the prompts to load it into the machine and reduce. 
  3. Take away the surplus paper and punctiliously take away the flowers and strip of black paper with edging from the mat.  Because the particular person items of the flower are very small, that is finest accomplished with tweezers or the Cricut instruments for weeding. Set these apart. 
  4. Load a small orange piece of paper on the mat and comply with the prompts to load and reduce. 
  5. Take away the surplus paper and use instruments to take away the butterfly from the mat then place it apart.Taking butterfly cut out out of orange paper
  6. Load the inexperienced cardstock onto the mat and comply with the prompts for loading into the machine and slicing. 
  7. Fastidiously take away the inexperienced cardstock from the mat setting apart the leaves. 
  8. Place the blue cardstock onto the mat. 
  9. Comply with the prompts on the display screen to decide on the proper materials, then comply with the prompts to load the mat and reduce the paper. 
  10. Take away the blue paper from the mat discarding the letters from the mat and creating simply the opening that claims “MOM”. 
  11. Load the yellow paper onto the mat and comply with the instructions on the display screen to load into the machine and reduce. 
  12. Take away the surplus paper from the mat, then rigorously take away every petal.  There’s a break up on the underside of every petal, so watch out to not tear as you take away it.  
  13. Reduce a chunk of orange paper the dimensions of the blue paper with “mother” reduce out. 
  14. Glue the orange paper in place so it covers the blue paper creating an orange phrase poking out from the blue paper. 
  15. Form every of the yellow petals so they’re curled outward barely. Gluing yellow flower petals together
  16. Use glue to connect the 2 break up ends of every petal collectively making a flat finish base. 
  17. Subsequent, connect the petals to the spherical yellow piece as proven.  There shall be two flowers created. 
  18. Place the smaller of the 2 flowers contained in the bigger and glue to safe. 
  19. Stack the black flowers collectively and glue them collectively within the heart. 
  20. Roll the small strip of black round-edged paper right into a roll, then glue it into the center of the 2 black flowers. 
  21. Glue the black flower to the middle of the yellow flower. 
  22. Form the sides of the inexperienced leaves in order that they arise some. 
  23. Glue the yellow flower onto the leaves so they’re centered on prime with leaves surrounding. Gluing black flower in center of yellow flower
  24. Connect the yellow flower and leaves contained in the “o” of the phrase mother. 
  25. Fold the butterfly in half, then form the wings and glue it onto the nook of the cardboard. Woman holding blue card with mom and flowersThree mothers day cards on pink table

Really helpful Merchandise

As an Amazon Affiliate and member of different affiliate applications, I earn from qualifying purchases.

These playing cards can simply be made with any coloration mixture favor.

Woman holding purple mothers day card

I like the addition of additional glitter or beads to make them sparkle.

Blue and orange card that says "mom"

Make certain if mailing that you just ship them in a padded envelope in order that they received’t get crushed. They’re finest gifted on prime of a gift in individual although!

Woman holding a pink and green card

What’s your favourite? I believe that is mine!



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