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Saturday, September 14, 2013

Vinyl Pirate Ship Candy Container

When Fantabulous Cricut posted the blog hop/challenge to use vinyl I thought oh no. Then I found the vinyl I had rcvd from Cricut in a shipment that was not for me and I yes I did phone them & let them know & they told me to keep it. Well, it is white magnetic vinyl and requires the deep cut blade which I thought I had one of but cannot find so perhaps it is somewhere in my craft room not to be found easily or I did not have one at all. Then I found the black vinyl I had bought along with some white & blue and never used.

So, the Johnny Depp as Captain Jack Sparrow fan I am decided to make a Clean & Simple CAS creation using the black vinyl.

Used Life's A Party Cricut cartridge to make the Pirate ship. I used blade setting 6 and pressure 2 for a "kiss cut" so I would not have to use the transfer tape. It cut on the first try. Carefully removed the image and the recycled medicine/pill container was becoming a Pirate candy container.

Stamped K Andrew Designs Pirate Tales & Fish Scales sentiment on Avery all-purpose label.

Filled with Hershey candy and tied off with appropriate black & white glitter skull ribbon.

Now, I'm ready to try another vinyl project.























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candy: Hershey Kisses & Minis
Cricut cartridge: Life's A Party 2" Pirate Ship settings blade = 6, pressure = 2
label: Avery All-Purpose
recycle: medicine/pill container
ribbon: Holiday
stamp:  K Andrew Designs - sentiment
vinyl: black

Entering this into the following challenges:

9/14 Pink Elephant TPE216 Nautical Theme unlim a Pirate Ship is Nautical 9/9

9/15 Bitten By The Bug 2 Shape Up! Shaped Card or Layout Ch unlim 9/9
9/15 Fantabulous Cricut #177 "Vinyl" Cricut Crawl 1E 9/9

9/16 Loves Rubber Stamps Have a Sentiment on Front unlim 9/10

9/17 Crafters Cafe Ch28 No Designer Paper 2E(#2) 9/11
9/17 Word Art Wed Ch97 Anything Goes 5E(#5) 9/11

9/18 Brown Sugar Ch59 Transportation 2E(#1) 9/13
9/18 Delightful Sketch New Beginnings Celebrate new home,car, job, baby 1E first time I used vinyl so that is new to me 9/11

9/14 Kitty Bee Designs Ch#8 Water comb10totch 2E(#1) Pirate ship sails on water 9/13

9/30 DLART Thankful Thurs Sept Linky Ch Anything Goes unlim 9/5

  

19 comments:

  1. what a lovely project thanks for joining brown sugar this week
    Rachel DT

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  2. Lovely project. I like that way it came out. Great job with the vinyl. Thanks for joining our New Beginnings Challenge at Delightful Challenges.

    ~~Chris
    DC-DT

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  3. That is super cute. Good job on it. Thank you for sharing at the FCCB Vinyl University this week.

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  4. Know how much you love Johnny Depp-I knew this had to be one of your projects before I even looked at the name :) It came out great-I haven't tried anything with vinyl yet, but I want to!

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  5. What a great way to recycle something...i got to get into vinyl. Lovely job. Thanks for sharing at Loves Rubberstamps.

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  6. Very nice!! I am not sure this qualifies as a shaped card, but hey, anything with Johnny Depp deserves a shout out!! Great job with the vinyl! Thank you for joining us this week at BBTB2.
    Susan

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  7. Oh that is super cool and definitely fits our challenge. Thanks so much for joining us over at Kitty Bee Designs!

    Hugs,
    Niki
    NotJustGreetingsHawaii.blogspot.com

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  8. What a neat treat container and love the sentoment on it. Great job.

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  9. Wow this is terrific, I really like the look of the boat on the candle! Thanks for joining FCCB's Vinyl Cricut Crawl this week!!

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  10. This is a great project Melissa!! Work with vinyl is fun!! I love your pirate ship and love your container! I love Jack Sparrow aka Johnny Depp! lol Thanks for joining us at BBTB2;-)

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  11. Neat candy holder! I really like the sentiment and the ribbon is perfect for the theme!! Thanks for joining the vinyl challenge at FCCB this week!

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  12. You are so creative!! :) :)
    Thanks for sharing with us @ Loves Rubberstamps!!

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  13. Lovely project! Thanks so much for playing along with The Pink Elephant!

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  14. what a great project thanks for joining us at brown sugar this week

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  15. Melissa - you did a wonderful job! Thanks for linking up at Brown Sugar this week! Best wishes in the draw! Gail DT

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  16. Wow! Amazing projects! The teacher in me immediately thought of a gazillion things to do with FREE magnetic vinyl...who even knew the stuff existed? So glad you joined the Kitty Bee Designs Aloha Friday Challenge!

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  17. Great project. Thanks for joining us at Kitty Bees for our water challenge hugs Tania (DT) xx

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  18. hey melissa - just wanted to let you know that i did respond to your email - both the first time you sent it (i replied on the 16th) and today - let me know if you didn't get the emails and we'll figure something else out.

    lovies, =o) kel
    KBD DT Coordinator

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  19. arrgghhh!! this is really cool.
    Thanks for joining us at KBD!

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