Bind It All Book

::Bind It All Book:: Patterned Paper by DCWV Spring Stack Flower from Hello Kitty Greetings Pink & Yellow "stamp" Mini Monograms "J" is from Story book This was my prize for my "followers" prize drawing at the beginning of June. Judi of Bentley Boutique was the lucky winner. Visit her blog at ~ she has some great stuff. Congrats Judi and enjoy! … [Read more...]

Friendship Card

Patterned paper is from the DCWV spring mini stackFlowers are from Cricut Cartridge Walk In My GardenScalloped Circle is from Cricut Cartridge Mini MonogramsStamp is from G Studio "Friend to Friend" … [Read more...]

Video #3 ~ ::Cricut:: How to Number Your Handbook to Match Your Overlay

Hi everyone....In this video I will show you my system of numbering my Cricut handbook to match my keypad overlay for that Cartridge. I show you both the shape & font cartridge handbooks. This is what works for me. By taking the time to do this for my handbooks this allows me to see at a glance what key I need instead of searching. I can Look, Cut and Create so much faster and it is so much more … [Read more...]

Video #2 ~ Cricut "Storage & Stuff"

Hi everyone..... I created and uploaded another video for Cricut beginners ~ this is the targeted audience for this video - but I also show you my cricut cartridge storage that works for me.In this video I explain: the tool kit (and my take on each tool capability) a couple of other tools I use including small tweezers and the spatula my cricut storage set up in my craft room including my cricut … [Read more...]

Video #1 ~ Exploring the Cuttlebug

Hi Everyone ~ well I finally got my first video created and uploaded to You Tube.I did not realize how long it takes to upload a video. It took a very long time.Anyhoo's, in this video I explore the cuttlebug embossing folders.Thanks for watching and check back for more video's soon....Hugs!Tracy … [Read more...]

All Star Baseball Pictures 2009

Hi everyone....I wanted to share some pictures with you of how the baseballs are displayed during their game. They hang them on the back of the bench. Also, here is a picture of my nephew/godson Rylan. I also painted up my sister's car. (Yes, this is a big deal in our area). Picture of her back window.... Thanks for looking...... Hugs! … [Read more...]

For the Bride to Be…..Card

A friend's daughter is getting married soon and I am invited to her bridal shower this Sunday. I wanted to make a card but didn't quite know what I wanted to make. I couldn't find any bridal shower things that popped out at me so I decided on a happy couple. I came up with this card and I think it turned out "okay". The crystal stickles really give the brides dress some zing and bling. Stickles … [Read more...]

My First BIA Book

Here is my first attempt at a BIA (Bind It All) Book. It was a lot of fun to make but very time consuming for me since it was my first time. The paper is something I got from either HL or Michael's. The flower is from Hello Kitty Greetings and I ran it through my Cuttlebug using the Swiss Dots folder, the "V" is from Story book also run through my Cuttlebug using Swiss Dots. The ribbon is from … [Read more...]

Giddy Up Cowboy Layout including Some Materials Used

Cowboy Paper from this stack below.... All About Boys DCWV stack This is my latest project.....see below for some of the things I used to complete it. I started out with the Paper Doll Dress Up Cricut Cartridge, for the cowboy, rope, and stick horse. Added some stickles (glitter glue) to add pizzaz. The Peachy Keen stamp was used for his sweet little face.Here are some … [Read more...]

A little Birthday "Bling"

Hi everyone.....I created several of these cute cards as Thank Yous for some of my gal pals who remembered my recent birthday. I love how they turned out. This is a Penny Black graphic and I layered it on cardstock and pattern paper. I even ran the green cardstock through my cuttlebug using the Swiss Dots embossing folder for some added texture. My favorite part is the "bling" on the cake, her … [Read more...]