Summer Vacation Album

Summer Vacation Album

Crafting Time:
  • 1-2 Hours
Skill Level:
  • Intermediate
Project Courtesy of: Provo Craft

Additional Information



  • YourStory:
    • Book Binder and Laminator
    • 8"x8" album cover: white with linen texture
  • Cricut Expression Personal Electronic Cutter
  • Cricut Life is a Beach cartridge
  • Cardstock: yellow, dark yellow, blue, light blue, orange, pink, dark pink, brown, black, white
  • Thin chipboard
  • Scissors
  • Adhesive


  1. Cut frame. Using Life is a Beach cartridge and dark yellow cardstock, select Fit to Page mode, select Square Card feature, and cut one <Toucan>. Cut card in half. Adhere to album cover as shown in photo.
  2. Cut toucan. Using black cardstock, cut one 3-3/4" <Toucan>. Repeat cut using brown cardstock. Trim brown branch off toucan. Using yellow cardstock, select Layers feature and cut one 3-3/4" <Toucan>. Repeat cut using orange, pink, and dark pink cardstock. Cut one small block of white cardstock to place behind toucan's eye. Layer and adhere toucan to album cover as shown.
  3. Cut summer. Using thin chipboard, select Title Words feature and cut one 5" <Toucan>. Repeat cut using blue cardstock. Trim off toucans. Layer and adhere to album cover as shown.
  4. Cut VACATION. Using blue cardstock, cut 1-1/2" letters to spell VACATION. Adhere to album cover as shown.
  5. Cut one 7-1/2"x7-7/8" block of light blue cardstock. Adhere to inside of album cover behind toucan.