Life is Good

By  Ashley Harris 

size: 4"x6"

  • Life is Good


  • Bazzill Basics Paper Cardstock: OP White, Sunflowers Light
  • GCD Studios Oh Happy Day Collection Paper: Emily Rose, Amber's Avenue
  • Little Yellow Bicycle Sweet Summertime Collection Clear Cuts Embellishments
  • Clear/yellow drinking straw


  • Provo Craft Cricut Cutting System and Cricut Lite Cherry Limeade Cartridge
  • Technique Tuesday Kids Are Cool Stamp Set
  • Tsukineko Memento Tuxedo Black Ink Pad
  • Adhesives: paper adhesive, foam tape, clear dot

Basic Supplies

  • paper trimmer, detail scissors, ruler, pencil, craft knife and cutting mat
  • 1. Make 4"x6" white top-fold card.
  • 2. Cut smaller blue paper panel; adhere to top half of card, leaving narrow white border on three sides. Cut and adhere strip of quilted paper to fit across bottom of card.
  • 3. Die cut glass and lemonade pieces from cardstock. Position layers as shown and carefully stamp sentiment across both pieces.
  • 4. Cut small slit in glass behind top edge of lemonade. Trim straw and tuck one end into slit. Adhere lemonade layer, aligning sentiment. Adhere glass to card with foam tape; secure straw with clear dot.
  • 5. Adhere transparent lemon slice with clear dots.
  • Tip
  • 1. Use the cup-and-straw idea again for a fun milkshake-themed party invitation or an adult dinner-and-drinks gathering; just look for little mixer straws or swizzle sticks.