Graduation Cards Money Holder – Full Step by Step Video Tutorial

Hi there and Happy Monday!  It's that time of the year again when we may need graduation cards for family or friends who may be graduating or their children may be.  Sure we can go and buy a card but what fun is that! Today I am sharing a full tutorial, step by step diy process through video that I hope is easy to follow.   The graduation cap and diploma is found in Cricut Design … [Read more...]

It’s “Mice” to Meet You ~ Teacher Card

I love play on word creations for various occasions; puns that use words in place of common words that have a theme or different meaning. While I was scrolling through my cartridges on Cricut Design Space I spotted that little mouse from Create a Critter cartridge. I think he is adorable and the idea of "mice" to meet you popped in my head. I hope you think so too. During a recent trip … [Read more...]

🌲 #Cards4Love Christmas Cards using Print and Cut in Cricut Design Space

Hello everyone!  First of all I want to say thank you for all of the comments, responses and support I have received from my post about my grand baby CJ.  Your support is appreciated more than you know.  I also ask for your continued prayers in this journey for my family. ---- I'm back today with my other cards I created in part of the #Cards4Love event hosted by CraftbyTwo.  You may remember my … [Read more...]

{Christmas in July} Thanks “Snow Much” Card | #cards4love

Hi everyone and thanks for stopping by today for a visit. As I told you in this post here I am participating in the #cards4love event where crafters of all areas are invited to make cards for the troops and or children of St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital. For the details of how you can participate and where to send your cards view this blog post here. I decided to create some thank … [Read more...]

{Butterfly Sympathy Card} using Cricut Explore

I am in the process of replenishing my stash of handmade cards and needed to get some sympathy cards created. I have had some friends that have lost loved ones recently and really want to send a thoughtful card to them. This is my first project cut (the butterfly) I created using my new Cricut Explore machine. WooHoo -- I have had it for a while but just needed to sit down and learn what it … [Read more...]

♥ How to turn a Paper Bag into a Cute Purse Gift Card Holder

What a fun project I have to share with you today. My twin nieces just turned 10 and are into all of the girlie things like clothes. Being that I have all boys I am not the best to shop for junior girls so the next best thing is cash. That way they can shop for their own clothes or buy what they want. I put these cute gift bags together for them and wanted to share how I did it. See the … [Read more...]

♥ Happy Birthday Princess Card | Using Extra Cricut Cuts ♥

Now I've had my Cricut die cutting machine since 2009 and have cut many shapes out of card stock over the years that I used for projects, cards, scrapbook pages and more. Any paper crafter knows that you always have those extra pieces of paper, extra cuts that are too small, too big, not the right color or what have you.  So, what to do with them? Throw them in an "extra cuts" drawer and move … [Read more...]

♥ Friendship Card | A Simple Way to make them FAST! ♥

I am a girl of convenience.  I drive my husband and kids crazy but it's me.  I love things at my fingertips, I love to have my desk and drawers in a way that I can easily find and do things.  I am not saying it is the most organized but I'm an out of sight out of mind type of girl.  This leads to my hoarding of "stuff" I suppose.  :) I put these sweet friendship cards together in a matter of … [Read more...]

Fisherman Father’s Day Card and Video Tutorial

I just love how this little fisherman fella turned out.  Using Cricut's Everyday Paper Dolls is so much fun and it has the cutest images and people just waiting to be created.  I hope you enjoy the video and appreciate your comments so much. Fisherman ~ Everyday Paper Dolls Paper ~ Kraft cardstock, DCWV Pet Stack and tan cardstock for card Basic Paper Doll face and white and black gelly … [Read more...]

Graduation Money Card & Envelope | Video Tutorial

 It is hard to believe that another Graduation season is upon us.  High School, college and more. We have several gifts to give for family members and friends and $$ is always the right size and the right color, right?  LOL.... Here is a money holder card I created that fits all. Changing the colors and embellishments will make the most unique gift to be treasured for years to come (long after … [Read more...]