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3D Layered Elephant SVG – Free File and Photo Tutorial

3D Layered Elephant SVG - Free File and Photo Tutorial

3D Layered Elephant SVG – Free File and Photo Tutorial

Created by ©BeejuiCreations 2018-2021

3D Layered Elephant SVG – Free File and Photo Tutorial. This is a great little layered card stock project to create with an easy to follow photo tutorial below.

Why not try this layered project out on your Cricut. You could add in your own quotes or personalise with a name and frame it in a shadow box. Perfect gift for a new baby/child’s bedroom or this could even be made into a cake topper.

3D Layered Elephant SVG - Free File and Photo Tutorial
Free 3D Layered Elephant- SVG File

I have created this project because I love all the layered projects all over the internet at the moment that can be made on your Cricut. I’ve only just started designing my own SVG’s so please let me know if there are any issues with these files.

3D Layered Elephant SVG - Free File and Photo Tutorial
Free 3D Layered Elephant – SVG File

To make this project you will need:

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For a flat look, use adhesive spray or glue stick

For the 3D look, use foam pads in between the layers and the above glue pen.

(NOTE: Hide the foam pads under each layer by using small foam pads or cutting them to size so you can’t see them).

Settings:

Cricut settings

  • Resize the SVG to fit the paper you are using or move the pieces in design space to make sure they all fit on the card stock. I resized this project to 12.799cm width by 15cm height to fit the shadow box project I am making.
  • The material setting for all the card layers
    • MEDIUM CARDSTOCK (80lb / 216GSM) – DEFAULT PRESSURE

NOTE: All machines are different and there may be better settings but these are the ones that have worked for me.

See below for the tutorial

3D Layered Elephant SVG – Free File and Photo Tutorial

If you need help uploading this 3D Layered Elephant SVG File to Cricut Design Space, here’s a handy link to follow:

Cricut’s Blog – Search ‘How Do You Upload Images in Design Space?’

Please note this SVG file has only been tested by myself on Cricut Design Space and Affinity Designer. I cannot guarantee that you will not have any issues when using this SVG on other apps/software.

3D Layered Elephant

Make it

3D Layered Elephant

For the Free 3D Layered Elephant, cut all the layers out on a Cricut Maker. Shop our cutting machine collection at Cricut.com

Once all the layers are cut, arrange them as below:

First Section

  • Apply self-adhesive foam pads to the back of Layer 2 and apply centrally to Layer 1. (I found it easier for positioning to align the ears and hair together).

See the image below for placement:

3D Layered Elephant SVG - Free File and Photo Tutorial
Elephant Layers x 2

Second Section

  • Apply self-adhesive foam pads to the back of Layer 3 and apply centrally to Layer 2 (which is already adhered to Layer 1).

See the image below for placement:

3D Layered Elephant SVG - Free File and Photo Tutorial
Elephant Layer 3 adhered to Layers 1&2

Third Section

  • Apply self-adhesive foam pads to the back of Layer 4 and apply centrally to Layer 3 (which is already adhered to Layers 1 & 2).

I deleted the photo!!! Apologies!

Fourth Section – Eyes

  • Using the glue pen, adhere the black pupils to the white eyes. (Elephant Layer – Eyes & Pupils). (I placed the pupil centrally on the bottom edge of the white eye piece).
  • Using the glue pen, adhere the eyes to Layer 5.
3D Layered Elephant SVG - Free File and Photo Tutorial
Eyes and Pupils

Fifth Section

  • Apply self-adhesive foam pads to the back of Layer 5 and apply centrally to Layer 4 (which is already adhered to Layers 1, 2 & 3).

See the image below for placement:

3D Layered Elephant SVG - Free File and Photo Tutorial
Elephant Layer 5 adhered to Layers 1,2,3&4

3D Layered Elephant SVG – Free File and Photo Tutorial

All Finished

I hope you have enjoyed this free file for creating your very own Free 3D Layered Elephant. If you need any further guidance please contact me at Beejui Creations 

Notice: This design file is for personal use ONLY. This file or parts of it must not be reproduced or published (printed or online), altered, resold or used for commercial purposes without authorization.

Do not copy, sell or translate any of the images on this page without authorisation. You can share to Social Media but please link back to this page. Thank you.

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