5 Things I Love About My Cricut Maker

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5 things I love about my Cricut Maker with craft tutorial projects.

Art Crayon Mixing with Marabu

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See how Marabu art crayons mix and work on different paper surfaces.

Glow in the Dark | Halloween Card

This month I am participating in a Halloween video blog hop. I created the card above for the hop and I am sharing the cutting files free (links below). The unique quality of this card is that the spider web glows in the dark. I used my Cricut Maker to cut the black cardstock and […]

Make a Paper Mobile with Maker’s Movement

With just a few simple materials you can make this beautiful hanging mobile. Today I am working with Maker’s Movement to bring you this tutorial. I just love how it turned out. I have it hanging in the doorway between my living room and dining room. My daughters noticed it and mentioned how pretty it […]

Making Mini Bows for Embellishments

Embellishment costs for crafting can really add up. I enjoy making my own whenever possible, I’ve used quite a few materials from the Dollar Tree, and I have done so in this post as well. You see mini bows in all kinds of crafting,  I have found making my own enjoyable and relaxing as well […]

Making a Mirrored Trivet

This mirror trivet was made using a design piece from Denise Boddey Designs. I am a member of the Denise Boddey design team and I am provided with materials to create this post. When I saw this delicate chipboard piece I had a concept in my mind for placing it on a decorative mirror. The video […]

Making Embossed Earrings with Maker’s Movement

I absolutely love the detail in these earrings. I wasn’t sure if I could emboss faux leather but I gave it a try and it turned out fabulously! I stamped an image onto the faux leather, applied embossing powder, and then heat set it. I was really impressed! I actually ended up making two pairs of […]

How to Fold a Cute Mini Basket

These adorable mini baskets are easy and fun to make. They are made from construction paper which is inexpensive however, you could use different paper. I bought my paper at the Dollar Tree, it was the Crayola brand. They would make cute little treat baskets for a wedding or a baby shower. How would you […]

Make Earrings with Alcohol Ink on Metal

I was so excited to receive a variety of alcohol inks from Marabu. Alcohol ink can be used in a variety of different ways. Since I like to make jewelry, I wanted to try a new technique with alcohol ink on metal. The results are stunning! Materials: die-cut machine (Cross Over II) dies faux leather […]

I Made Earrings for $1

I made four pairs of earrings for $1! I first saw a friend hall these really cute tassel paperclips from the Dollar Tree and I immediately thought, “those would make cute earrings!” So when I finally found them at my Dollar Tree, I grabbed them. With a few extra materials that I already had on […]