Tuesday, June 2, 2015

Quick Quotes Father's Day cards

Hi!  Alicia with you today for Quick Quotes and this week we are featuring a Father's Day theme.  I think that the Gypsy Road 300 with the old cars just screams Father's Day!  It was the first thing I thought of to tackle this assignment.  I just upgraded my Cricut to an Explore so I started searching Father's Day images on Cricut Design Space.  By the way, Quick Quotes papers cut like a dream on the card stock setting.

The first card features a cut from a cartridge I own, Artfully Sent.  It was very easy to cut and assemble.  I added pop dots to the hat/mustache/bow tie.  I also added some additional die cuts to dress it up a bit. And inked it all up with Midnight Confessions PowderPuff Chalking Ink.  I am sending this one to my dad.

I cut this image from Design Space because it had a retro feel and popped it up. I used a Tim Holtz edge die on the paper and again added some gear and car die cuts with some neat brads.  I will be giving this one to my Father in law.

This image seemed a bit more modern but with the addition of screw head brads and black "stud" ribbon, I think it turned out very neat looking.  

Quick Quotes Products used:

Other products:
Cricut Design Space various images ( I am still working on my free trial subscription so please forgive me for not paying attention to the names and cartridges of the images.)
Pop up card CTMH Artfully sent
Tim Holtz movers and shakers dies
Tim Holtz edge die
asst brads


  1. WOW!!!! Fabulous cards, Alicia. The designs and papers are wonderful.


  2. I love the way this opens up, so fun!

  3. These are great cards. Thanks for linking them up in our challenge at The Paper Girls!

  4. Fabulous card, love the designs and papers you used! Thanks so much for joining our Terrific Tuesday Challenge over at Scrappy Moms Stamps!

  5. These cards are fabulous!! Love every detail!! Thanks for starting my challenge off on an awesome road!! Scrappy hugs!

  6. These are super! Love the papers and the whole vintage theme! Thanks for joining us over at Scrappy Moms! DT Member Carri~Abusybee

  7. this is really cute. Thanks for sharing