Archives for August 2009

iPod Birthday Card

Hi everyone.... My nephew and godson is celebrating his 11th birthday party soon and when I asked what he wanted he said "Well, you see Aunt Tracy - I'm saving my money for a new iPod so cash would be good!!!" - well, there I had it.....no shopping for just the "right gift" hounding the stores, standing in line....only to be frustrated because what do you really get an 11 year old???? So...CASH … [Read more...]

Cricut Project Video #28 – Everyday Paper Dolls Cheerleader Project

Give me a P....give me an R....give me an O....give me an V....give me an O - add Craft and what does that spell? Goooooo Provo Craft! They've done it again with a super new cartridge called Everyday Paper Dolls. It is an awesome cartridge that is chocked full of images, accessories and functions that can transform a plain paper doll into a master piece that will highlight memories for years to … [Read more...]

Video #27 – Storage Tips for Storing Clear Stamps

Howdy!In this storage tip video I will take you step by step and show you what I use to store my clear stamps (I haven't unmounted any of my rubbers stamps yet), how I organize, label and store my stamps for easy access. This is great tips for Studio G stamps or other stamps that come in the plastic wrappers. Thanks for watching and for your feedback..... Please leave me a comment and let me … [Read more...]

Cricut Project ~ Video #26 – Basic Layering with Hello Kitty Greetings Cupcake

Hi everyone - I've had several requests to show some basic layering for those who may be new to layering or need a little refresher. This cupcake is from the Hello Kitty Greetings cartridge and is super sweet. There are 4 basic colors and 1 pattern paper I used in this project but you can definitely use what ever you like. Other materials I used in this simple project includes skittles for the … [Read more...]

It’s "Beary" Nice to Meet You Treat Goodie Bags

Hi everyone...thanks for stopping by my blog and checking out this project. With school right around the corner - I thought it would be a fun project to make a simple treat bag using a teddy bear that could be adapted to fit anyone's classroom or fun event. What a wonderful way to say "It's "beary" nice to meet you" than with this fun little treat bag. Teddy Grahams are a wonderful treat to hide … [Read more...]

Teacher Wreaths & Other Hand Painted Items

Hi everyone....Here are a few painting projects that I've recently finished for several customers. Just thought I'd share a few of my other projects that I create also Thanks for stopping by. Ü … [Read more...]

Cowboy Birthday Party Goodie Treat Bags

  Creating birthday goodie treat bags are super simple. I start with plain brown lunch bags and transform them into treat bags that the kids will love. You can stamp, paint, draw, color or stencil images. The possibilities are endless. The theme for these goodie treat bags is cowboy, western or rustic but you can adapt this concept to create you own special bags.In this video I will show … [Read more...]

I Made The Cricut Chirp Newsletter….

Hi everyone.....I just HAD to share my excitement with you all. My 1st Day of School Scrapbook Layout has been highlighted in the Cricut Chirp Weekly Newsletter for August 10, 2009. I am super excited!!!! Can you tell???? WOW ~ I am humbled that someone at Cricut.com thought my layout was good enough to be shared with the Cricut world....Yea! Click on this link to read the entire … [Read more...]

"Just Married" Old Car Wedding Card with Silver Bells (Cans)

Hi everyone...Happy Saturday afternoon....We have a wedding to attend this evening for a daughter of some friends....of course I wait until this morning to think about making a card and I do work the best under pressure and produce these results. I just love love love how this card turned out. I had a vision of an old car, --- the back in as a matter of fact with "Just Married" across the back … [Read more...]

Video #23 ~ 1st Day of School Scrapbook Lay-out

Hi everyone....Happy Friday!The 1st day of school 2009 is right around the corner for my boys. For this scrapbooking layout I participate in Robyn's ~ My Pink Stamper's challenge of making a school related/themed item to help celebrate her Millionth + + + week celebration. This is what I came up with for my lay-out. Our school colors are green and white and of course I didn't have any pattern … [Read more...]