Archives for November 2009

CJToo’s Santa Collection

Hi everyone....I know I've been MIA and most of my usual visitors and followers know that I am taking some time to get ready for my big Christmas Craft Show coming up the first Friday and Saturday in December in Brenham, Texas.  I am coordinating the show from start to finish and also getting some items to sell in my booth.  As of today I have 34 vendors lined up to participate.  It's a huge … [Read more...]

Using Vinyl on Car Windows

The cricut makes it super simple to decorate your car windows for that perfect occassion.  For my usual visitors you know that I am planning and getting ready for my huge craft show the first week in December.  Being on a tight budget I find anyway I can to get the word out and have been painting my car windows with this information the last few years as a way of advertising as I drive around town … [Read more...]

Family Christmas Tree Card & Video/Episode #64

Hi everyone.....Here is a Christmas card that you can personalize yourself using a label maker but you can definitely use your computer (for printing) or personalize with a marker or pen of your choice. Details: The tree is cut at 6" from Christmas Cheer. The circles are 1" punch Label Maker tape for names Pop Dots to make tree ornaments stand out Skittles (red and … [Read more...]

Video/Episode #63 ~ Christmas Tree Using Gypsy

Hi everyone and Happy Monday!  I hope you all had a fantastic week-end.  I had a little time on Sunday to create another personalized Christmas Card for you and I promise it will be something very simple using a simple tool.  In this episode I will show you how I created the Christmas Tree off of the Christmas Cheer cartridge.  This is a short video.  I will have Episode #64 coming up next that … [Read more...]

A Country Christmas Paper Stack used in Video #57

Howdy CJToo friends, I received so many emails about the paper stack that I used in Video #57 ~ Snowman Family Christmas Card about the brand name, where did I find it, etc.....  The paper stack is very primitive country with cute santas, snowmen, christmas trees, reindeer, crackled looking pages, etc.  It has my name written all over it (figure of speech).  Ü  After so much interest in this … [Read more...]

Paper Bag Scrapbook Purse & Video #60

I know you've ALL been waiting for me to post this one ~ this is one of my favorite projects I did for the booo-log party but had a flat tire on the way to YouTube and couldn't get it to load right. Sorry about the delay but I hope you enjoy it now. I start with 4 brown lunch bags, alternating the ends. Using various pattern papers, embellishments and "stuff" - just pretty it up. The ribbon is … [Read more...]

Treasure Treat Purse & Video #58

Hi CJToo friends....Here is one of the Treats I told you about ~ this is my Treasure Treat Purse using cardstock, scoring, a tiny flower, brad of your choice and ribbon. Super simple to do, I promise. ÜHere is the video so let me show you how super simple it is to do this one..... … [Read more...]

John Deere Tractor Scrapbook Layout & Video #55

Hi everyone...Here is a John Deere Tractor scrapbook layout I created for with a picture of Spencer and his friends at a recent JD Tractor birthday party. I think it turned out so cute!Thanks so much everyone....Hugs,Tracy … [Read more...]