52: Episode 14: How to Make Tiny Books for Jewelry, Magnets and Embellishments

You’re going to love this episode of the “52 Craft Series“!  We’ll be making the cutest tiny books that are perfect for turning into jewelry, magnets and embellishments for your scrapbooks, cards or anything you can dream up!

And now…for the video!

Here are things I used in this video: UTEE, Melting Pot, […]

52: Episode 13: How to Print & Cut Using the Silhouette Cameo

In this episode of the “52 Craft Series“, you’ll be learning how to print and cut using the Silhouette Cameo.  If you already know how to do that, skip to minute 6:29 and you can begin watching how I add elements to the cards.  I hope you enjoy this!  Click here to watch all of the “52 Craft Series” videos.

To make these cards I used: Lettering Delights […]

52: Episode 12: How to Make a 2 Liter Soda Bottle with Gifts Inside VIDEO

This project is so much fun!  In this episode of “52“, I’m showing you how to make a sealed 2 liter soda bottle with gifts inside! I made one back in 2009:  See my first 2 liter bottle post here but a video makes it so much easier to learn! These make fun, puzzle like gift containers.  They’re perfect for lots of occasions and a variety of ages.  This one is for […]

52: Episode 11: How to Create Decorative Paper Clip Bookmarks

Welcome to this episode of the craft video series “52”!  Today we’re going to have a good time making decorative paper clip bookmarks.  We’ll make the ones you see below.  Woo hoo!  Aren’t they pretty?  You’ll like having some of these for yourself or to give to that special teacher, friend or to brighten the day of any reader.

And now for the video!

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52: Episode 10: Quick Flower Card using Cricut Art Philosophy

Welcome to a new episode of the “52 craft series“! Today I’m using the Cricut Art Philosophy cartridge to make a pretty flower card using the Cricut Expression 2.  Come see it all take place in the video below!

Want to see some other things I’ve made with my Cricut?  Click here OR Check out my Cricut Pinterest […]

52: Episode 9: How to Use Silhouette Sketch Pens – Zebra Card

Welcome to a new episode of the “52” craft series! Today we’re learning about using the Silhouette Sketch Pens in the Silhouette Cameo.  We’ll use what we learn to make a zebra card using Joy’s Life Barnyard Puns stamps. Come watch the video below!

In this video, I refer to a previous “52” video “How […]

52: Episode 8: How to Make a Simple Card Base with Silhouette Cameo Software

Episode 8 of the Crafting Series “52”. Learn how to weld, scale, adjust line thickness, duplicate and make a basic shape card using the Silhouette Cameo & Silhouette Studio Software.  Need more help with the Silhouette Cameo?  Check out these helpful posts!  Need some stamps to add to your cards?  Check out the Joy’s Life store!

52 is on hiatus temporarily due to illness.

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52 – Episode 7: How to Make Cupcake Wrapper Sock Gifts

Welcome to a new episode of the “52” Craft Video Series!  See all the videos in the series here.

Cupcake socks, an oldie but a goodie!  I haven’t made them since 2010 but I had a hankerin’ to make them again so here we are…with a video no less!  Here are two cupcake sock projects I made in the past but check out this video to see them being […]