Nativity Scrapbooking 2 Page Layout using the Cricut

You can create this beautiful Nativity Scrapbooking 2 Page Layout using the Cricut too!

Christmas Nativity Cricut Scrapbooking
Nativity 2 Page Scrapbooking Layout

This Christmas Nativity Scrapbooking 2 Page Layout using the Cricut was created for a very special Christmas Scrapbooking Album.  You can create this stunning 12 x 12, 2 Page Layout just by following these special instructions.

Materials needed to complete this project are:

  • Provo Craft Cricut Expression, Cricut Expression 2 or the Cricut Explore
  • Winter Frolic Cartridge
  • A quilted Christmas Cartridge
  • 2 – 12 x 12 Dark Blue Cardstock (you will have to hand draw your star) or 2 pieces of 12 x 12 Printed Scrapbook Paper:  Base for your Layout
  • 2 – 12 x 12 Dark Brown Cardstock:  Photo Mats, Manger, Mary’s Hair and Joseph’s Outfit
  • 1 – 12 x 12 Medium Brown Cardstock:  Joseph’s Head Wear
  • 2 – 12 x 12 Light Brown Cardstock: Photo Mats, Sand, Manger Hay, Joseph’s Outfit
  • 1 – 12 x 12 Black Cardstock:  Joseph’s Stick
  • 1 – 12 x 12 Dark Blue Cardstock:  Mary’s Outfit, Title
  • 1 – 12 x 12 Medium Blue Cardstock:  Mary’s Outfit
  • 2 – 12 x 12 Light Blue Cardstock:  Photo Mats, Mary’s Cape and Baby Jesus’s Blanket
  • 1 – 12 x 12 White Cardstock:  Title, Angel
  • 1 – 12 x 12 Silver or Medium Gray Cardstock:  Angel’s Wings and Title
  • 1 – 12 x 12 White Veleum or Light Gray Cardstock:  Angel’s Wings
  • 1 – 12 x 12 Medium Yellow Cardstock:  Angel’s Hair
  • 1 – 12 x 12 Light Peach or Flesh Colored Cardstock:  Angel, Mary, Joseph and Baby Jesus
  • 1 – Scrap of Red:  Mary’s Lips
Nativity Christmas Scrapbooking Page Layout
Away in a Manger Title
Nativity Angel
Nativity Angel

Step 1 – Cut out your Cricut items and assemble pieces as you cut.

  • Winter Frolic Cricut Cartridge
    • Page 71, Size 4″ – Cut the Phrase, Phrase Shadow and Phrase Shift
  • A Quilted Christmas Cartridge
    • Page 49, Size 3 1/4″- Cut Manger, Layer 1, Sift Layer 1, Layer 2
    • Page 50, Size 5″- Cut Mary, Sift Mary, Layer 3, Shift Layer 1, Layer 2, Shift Layer 2
    • Page 51, Size 6″- Cut Joseph, Sift Joseph, Layer 3, Sift Layer 1, Layer 2
    • Page 52, Size 6 1/2″- Cut Angel, Sift Angel, Layer 1, Sift Layer 1, Layer 3

Step 2 – Tear Medium tan paper to resemble sand dunes and color edges with Cat’s Eyes Chalk or Brown Ink.  Lay DUNES on top of a piece of Dark Blue Cardstock placing it at the edge on the bottom.  This will be the Right page of your 2 page 12 x 12 Scrapbooking Layout.  Add another small piece to the Left side but on the corner so it appears as the DUNES are running across the Left page.

Baby Jesus
Baby Jesus
Mary
Mary
Joseph
Joseph

Step 3 – Place Mary, Joseph and Baby Jesus as you wish on the Right Page.

Step 4 – Tear Medium tan paper to resemble sand dunes and color edges with Cat’s Eyes Chalk or Brown Ink.  Place this piece on top of the other area using Pop Dots or dimensional dots to give a layers effect.

Step 5 – Arrange Angel and Title on the Left Page as you wish.

Step 6 – Mat your photos as you wish and arrange on the page.

Please show me your Beautiful Nativity Scrapbooking 2 Page Layout using the Cricut by going to my Facebook Page, Crafty Ladybug Creations, and posting your photo.  I would love to see what how yours turned out.

 

 

 

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