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Cricut Shall We Dance Wall Vinyl Dancing Lady – Help Me Choose a Quote

I need your help!!  I can’t decide what quote to put with this pretty dancing lady.  It’s on the wall in my new craft room (previously a guest room/kid’s game room that they kindly gave up for me).  I’m mostly moved in to my new room but have done no decorating.  What would you put on the wall as the quote?  I’ll narrow the ideas you give me down to a few of my favorites and then let you all vote for your faves on Facebook.  Whichever one gets the most votes will go on my craftroom wall!

I just LOVE this pretty wall vinyl decoration I created using the Cricut Shall We Dance cartridge.

I used my Cricut Expression 2 and the Cricut 12-by-24-Inch Cutting Mat to create the largest cut that I could without using my Gypsy.  If I’d used my Gypsy I could have made the image longer and thinner to fit the mat completely.  I did do that when I made these angels for my walls Christmas 2010.

That’s what I’ll be cutting.  I love how the CE2 shows where the image will cut before it does.  What a nice touch.  No guess work!  Love it!  This is the main image.  I’ll also be adding layers of vinyl to this base cut.

Here I’m cutting the eyes and hair.  Remember to make the image what YOU want.  I stuck with these colors because I like red and am a brunette, but this person could easily be a blonde, redhead or even have green hair if you so desire!  Make the skin tone whatever best fits you.  Change up the dress for some added fun.

All right!  We’re all cut out and ready to layer!  I used transfer tape to make my vinyl layering MUCH EASIER!Questions about using vinyl with your Cricut?  Check out my Cricut Vinylology DVD.


Friends Ruthie & Theresa made me that banner for my b’day!

Now she’s all layered and living happily on a short wall in my craft room.  She may look small, but she’s about 17″ long.  You know what used to be on that wall?  This vinyl wall art.  Clicking here will show you how the room used to look.  Now that it’s not a kid game/guest room I’m MEing it up a little.

SHARE YOUR QUOTE SUGGESTION

Don’t forget to help me out by leaving your quote ideas ON THIS POST  for that part of the wall where the dancing lady now lives.  I’ll choose my top favorite suggestions and then have everyone vote on Facebook for their favorites out of the ones I choose.  The winner goes on my craft room wall!  🙂  FUN!!

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34 Comments

  1. Pinky Paulette says:

    How about “I lived, I loved, I danced…”
    or “Dancing is poetry for the feet.”

    Cute vinyl dancer. I am almost ready to venture into vinyl. I would love to find an assorted package of different colors to start with.

  2. Hello Joy – i found this quote online & i really like it.

    “While I dance I cannot judge, I cannot hate, I cannot separate myself from life. I can only be joyful and whole. That is why I dance.” ~Hans Bos

    Good luck sweetie

    krista 🙂
    krista@telljohann.com

  3. crystalsnap says:

    Head, hands, feet and heart…….Be creative!!!

    Crystal

  4. crystalsnap says:

    or you could do this one.

    “Through head, hands, feet or heart……Be creative !”

  5. “Dance for Life!”

  6. Jeannette Butler says:

    “Crafting makes me feel like dancing!” Or “Creative feet are dancing feet!”

  7. Ginger Rogers said it best; “I do everything the man does only backwards and in high heels.”

  8. RichStampin says:

    Marilyn has nothing on me.

    Scarlet makes me sassy.

    Pardon me while I craft.

    Just a few thoughts.

    Rich

  9. Jumpin’ & Jivin’ with Joy!

  10. Dance like no one is watching!
    Love your new “lady” on your wall, Joy!!
    Teresa K
    happiqueen at aol dot com

  11. My first option has already been said, so I will go with my second one. Today is your day, so dance!

    Monique

  12. brokenoptimist says:

    All that Jazz…

    Becki

  13. Very nice work Joy, congrats on the revamped space.
    (I revamped the carport)
    How about :
    Dancing Queen…..Scrapping Queen.

    Trudi

  14. Wow Joy, these are some good quotes I’ve read so far. I’ll add a little more to choose from:

    “Just Dance…”
    “I Hope You Dance…” (from the song)
    “Step, Spin, Scrap”
    “Jump n’ Jive for JOY”

    Hope this helps, Smooches… Felicia

  15. First thing that popped into my li’l ol’ head was:-

    “I could’ve danced all night”.

    LOVE that song and still sing it in the shower! LOL (w/ my li’l pooch howling along w/ me!) LOL

  16. so cute!!!
    How about…
    Scrap Dancin’
    just a thought

  17. wow, there are some good suggestions. It would be hard to choose. I first thought was:
    I feel pretty…..oh so pretty

  18. “Dance the night away.”
    Crafty dancer
    ” I could have danced all night, but I chose crafting instead”

    Marilyn
    mjrick1224 at yahoo dot com

  19. I LIKE ” DANCE TO YOUR OWN MUSIC”
    MICKEY

  20. OR “NEVER REGRET ANYTHING THAT MADE YOU LAUGH”
    “GIRLS JUST WANT TO HAVE FUN”

    MICKEY

  21. I MEANT TO CHANGE IT UP A BIT “NEVER REGRET ANYTHING THAT MADE YOU DANCE”

    MICKEY

  22. SEE WHAT U DID???? NOW I HAVE TO BUY THAT CARTRIDGE…I ABSOLUTELY LOVE THAT LADY!!!!!!!!!!!!

    MICKEY

  23. I came up with another one:
    “For the JOY of Dance”
    Hope you like it. Smooches… Felicia

  24. 4children says:

    This is such a fluid image you can almost hear the music. You seem like such a lively fun person. I would pick “A Life of JOY!”

  25. Well how about these…
    Joy’s Life (a little branding??)
    Super Star
    Super Scrapper
    Sassy Scrapper
    and now for a quote…”You only live once, but if you work it right, once is enough.”

  26. jakehills says:

    Life is too short to not dance!!

  27. Success comes in cans, Failure comes in can’t.

    Can Can

  28. scrappingrandma says:

    my heart sings!!

    seize your dream

    hey diva or diva joy

    May you always dance

    dance,dance

  29. KSilvia2007 says:

    I always liked this one:

    Dance as if no one were watching,

    Sing as if no one were listening, and

    Live every day as if it were your last.

    Irish Proverb

    Kathi (ksilvia2007 at yahoo)

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