Decorated Gift Containers
- Gift bag, bucket, paint can
- Cricut® personal electronic cutter
- Cricut® cartridges: words, letters, balloons, insects, circles, flowers
- 5" Xyron® sticker machine
- Xyron® adhesive cartridge
- Paper, cardstock
- Black marker
- Glue stick
- Fiskars® wavy edge ruler, scissors, flower punch
Cut a triangle party hat & glue to the bag. Punch 2 flowers & glue to point of the hat. Cut HAPPY BIRTHDAY with the Cricut® personal electronic cutter & attach to bag using either the glue stick or the 5" Xyron® sticker machine. Use wavy edge ruler to tear 2 strips of paper. Glue them together & attach to the bottom edge of the party hat. Cut confetti from scraps & glue to the bag. Embellish bag with rhinestones.
Cut letters for name and the shadow with the Cricut® personal electronic cutter; glue together. Cut caterpillar and shadow from two papers; glue together, add black marker eyes and mouth. Add definition & shadow to the caterpillar segments with chalk. Run caterpillars & letters through the 5" Xyron® sticker machine; attach to bucket. Decorate handle with ribbons.
Use the Cricut® personal electronic cutter to cut out HAPPY BIRTHDAY & the shadow and balloons. Cut a large circle, small circle & several flower shapes for the can lid. Attach shapes to the paint can and lid using the 5" Xyron® sticker machine & glue stick. Decorate handle with ribbons.