Poinsettia Mason Jar Topper with Spellbinders & Xyron

Poinsettia Mason Jar Topper with Spellbinders & Xyron #Spellbinders #Xyron #Poinsettia #CutNBoss #Coredinations

This poinsettia jar topper happened completely by accident.  True story.  I opened the package of Frame One Shapez Dies by Spellbinders and when I removed them they shifted in a way that looked like a poinsettia to me.  A happy accident! I cut out five shapes in red and one large one in green.  Next, I used the Cuttlebug [...]

Wine Cork Christmas Tree with Faber Castell

Wine Cork #Christmas Tree using #FaberCastell #Gelatos

I was inspired to make this wine cork Christmas tree by a bunch of them that I saw on Pinterest. I knew I could make a cool one using Gelatos. They do such a great job coloring a variety of surfaces. This project was no exception!  For a complete tutorial including a supply list, go [...]

Rustic Washi Tape Christmas Tree Tag with Faber Castell

Christmas Tree Tag with Joys Life Stamps #Christmas #stamps

This technique is super fun! You can create a wood paneled look to your projects by covering them with Washi Tape and simply adding Gesso and Gelatos. I have full instructions and a supplies list on the Faber Castell Design Memory Craft blog today.  Won’t ya go check it out?  I think it’s sooo cool [...]

Red White & Blue Blog Hop Firecracker Boxes

Fun to Make Firecracker Boxes #LetteringDelights #SilhouetteCameo #JoyslifeStamps #4thofJuly

Hi crafty friends!  Welcome to the Red, White & Blue blog hop!  Be sure to go to the end of this post so you can check out all the great things the other ladies made.  Leave a comment on this post to be eligible to win an Echo Park paper pack! To create this fun [...]

Fun Camera Shaped Card

Camera card using Joy's Life Stamps at www.joyslife.com

I had a blast making these cards!  I love shaped cards.  I think they are my favorite kind to make.  I downloaded this one called “Camera Shaped Card” from the Silhouette store. I used my new stamp sets “That Tastes Punny” and “Punny Animals” for the “Say Cheese” and “Sorry I was snappy” sayings. “Oh, [...]

3D Christmas Pop Up Cards – Lori Whitlock Design Team Post

Oh Christmas Tree...

If you still need to make some Christmas cards, try these cute pop ups by Lori Whitlock!  I decided to make mine super simple by using her Christmas Day digital paper to help me create cards that I could print and cut using my Silhouette Cameo. Using the Silhouette software, I positioned the digital paper onto the [...]

How to Make a Gift Bag from Scrapbook Paper – Blog Hop


Don’t miss all of the participating crafty bloggers at the bottom of this post! Do you have any scrapbook paper that you don’t love?  I know I do!  One great thing you can do with it is turn it into gift bags! I’m using the Scor Pal score boardtoday. I asked for it for Christmas [...]

Make a Snowman Card from Paper Punches – Glue Dots Design Team

That sweet stamp is from Joy's Life "Oh Christmas Puns" new stamp release!

You know I love die cut machines.  They are this crafty girl’s BFF.  However, I decided that I needed a good challenge, so I took a look around my newly cleaned craft room (only took me about 6 months to clean it) and zeroed in on my paper punches.  You know what I learned?  You [...]