Freedom Cricut Layout

Good morning Crafty friends,

I hope everyone is doing well. I wanted to share a project I made today for the Memorial Day Blog Hop over at the Creative Cutter Room! Up for grabs at CCR is a cartridge! So you want to get your creative juices flowing and head over and join the challenge! Here are the details!

The Challenge: Create A new project using the theme Honoring our Vets
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1. A day, the last Monday in May, on which those who died in active military service are remembered. Lets show our appreciation!
Link your project over at the Creative Cutter Room to be entered to win a prize! And the prize is..Father's Day Cricut Cartridge!!  You have until June 1, 2011 to enter your project.

Here is the project I am sharing today.
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Here is a view of the entire layout. I created this layout using my Independence Day Cartridge and my George and Basic Shapes Cartridge. The swirls I think are from Picturesque.

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Here is a close up of the freedom title. It cuts out all in one piece from the Independence Day Cartridge.
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Here is a close up of the large photo matte. The starts are from George and Basic Shapes and the Medallion in the middle is from Independence day as well.
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I hope you enjoyed the layout. It is pretty simple and not a lot too it. Now it just needs some family photos :-)

Be sure to head through each design team members blog to check out their inspiration and creative genius!

Here are the blogs: Be sure to check them out
Melin (you’re here)
And then head over to CCR to join in the challenge!

Have a wonderful day!


  1. love your layout very nice

  2. BEautiful layout! I love the patriotic theme TFS

  3. Beautiful Melin! I especially like the glitter =)

  4. I LOVE your layout Melin! Those medallions are too cute!

  5. Love the Bella Papers. Great site.
    Thanks for all the great ideas and prizes.


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