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

Cricut Artbooking Mini Album Nature Pages
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Cricut Artbooking Mini Album Nature Pages

I had fun making these mini album pages today.  I’m excited to be able to look back over some fun things our family has done.  You may recognize the waterfall photo on the right.  It’s from the trip we took last weekend.  Check it out here!  I’m so glad I’m documenting these things. I’m using…

Create Personalized Can Koozies with Vinyl & the Cricut
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Create Personalized Can Koozies with Vinyl & the Cricut

Having a party?  Need to keep up with whose drink can that is?  Make personalized can koozies and let your guests take them home as favors too! I’m using the Cricut Storybook cartridge.  I really like that one. It has a lot of pretty fonts on it. I got those plain koozies at Michaels a…

Decorating Chipboard using Cricut Chip Decor Cartridge & Hobby Lobby Chipboard Letters VIDEO
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Decorating Chipboard using Cricut Chip Decor Cartridge & Hobby Lobby Chipboard Letters VIDEO

I recently bought the Chip Decor Cricut cartridge from Hobby Lobby.  I think it’s pretty cool because you can use it along with chipboard letters that Hobby Lobby sells and quickly cut out paper that perfectly fits the letters.  That’s great for making a gifts, home decor, party favors and whatever you can dream up!…

Living Dead Gate Fold Zombie Card – Cricut A Frightful Affair
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Living Dead Gate Fold Zombie Card – Cricut A Frightful Affair

Woo hoo!  This is my first “gate fold” card.  Am I the last person to ever make one?  They are so easy!  If you haven’t tried one, here’s how to make a Gate Fold card: Find the center of a 6×12 piece of paper.  Fold each side in toward that center point and crease with…

Bloody Vinyl Shoe Print Staircase – Cricut A Frightful Affair
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Bloody Vinyl Shoe Print Staircase – Cricut A Frightful Affair

Halloween is creeping nearer than these vinyl bloody footprints, so I decided that it was time to take my staircase from dull to CSI worthy. I’m keeping it super simple by using one 12×24 sheet of black vinyl and a little remnant of red for the blood droplets.  I cut the footprints at 8.5″.  I…

VIDEO: How to Carve and Monogram a Craft Pumpkin
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VIDEO: How to Carve and Monogram a Craft Pumpkin

Hey Everybody!  I wanted to make a monogrammed pumpkin for my daughter’s dorm room.  She can’t have candles in her dorm so I’m using a craft pumpkin and a battery operated votive/tea light candle. I use a Cricut Expression 2 to create my template but you could use any die cut machine or free hand…

How to Make a Maraca Bookmark using the Cricut Paper Play Cartridge – Video
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How to Make a Maraca Bookmark using the Cricut Paper Play Cartridge – Video

I had such a good time making that monster bookmark the other day, I decided to try my hand at the Cricut Paper Play cartridge and make a maraca one.  In this video, I give a few tips about how I restick Cricut mats and paper I like to use for testing cuts before I…