Design a Plaque with your Cricut Machine

Materials Needed Wooden Plaque (any shape or size) 2 shades of same color ( light purple, dark purple) Contrasting shade of Paint for Cover Color (Black) Cricut Maching Vinyl Weeding Tools Transfer Tape or Paper Paint Brushes Optional Fine Grit Sand Paper Steal Wool Card Stock in Coordinating Colors Ultra … Read MoreDesign a Plaque with your Cricut Machine

The Cricut Maker vs. Basswood… a Fathers Day Challenge

The Cricut Maker vs. Basswood… a Fathers Day Challenge     Materials Needed: *Cricut Maker *Cricut Basswood Sheet *Cricut Adhesive Foil in Bronze and Gold *Knife Blade *Cricut Basic Tool Kit (includes Scissors, Tweezers, Weeding Tools) *Antique Wax or Wood Stain of Choice *Purple Strong Grip Mat *Painters or Masking … Read MoreThe Cricut Maker vs. Basswood… a Fathers Day Challenge

Earth Day: 3 Projects to Inspire, Motivate and Celebrate

April 22nd marks the 49th anniversary of Earth Day. A day that is now a global celebration, where different organizations encourage participation in various activities. If you’re looking for different ways to become involved, Earth Day Network is a nonprofit organization that specializes in environmentally focused activities, campaigns, and education. I … Read MoreEarth Day: 3 Projects to Inspire, Motivate and Celebrate

5 Fourth of July DIY Ideas

The Fourth of July is right around the corner. I have less home decor for this holiday that most of the others. Do you decorate for the Fourth? I like to add to my collection of holiday decor every year, so finding new projects to work on is always on … Read More5 Fourth of July DIY Ideas

8 Father’s Day Project Ideas to DIY

Father’s Day is coming up fast, and I know that there is not a person I appreciate more than my husband!  He is giving and hard- working and a fantastic father to our kiddos!  I am sure you can relate, and therefore are searching high and low to find the … Read More8 Father’s Day Project Ideas to DIY

12 Exclusive Craft-e-Corner Vinyl Designs for Your Silhouette Cameo

Vinyl is an awesome material, it’s so versatile you can use it on so many different surfaces.  Pair vinyl with an electronic die cutting machine like the Silhouette Cameo, add in a little knowledge, and you can transform or personalize just about anything! I love working with vinyl and I have learned a … Read More12 Exclusive Craft-e-Corner Vinyl Designs for Your Silhouette Cameo

Design #12: Outlet Personalities! Adding Vinyl in Unexpected Places

Have you ever looked at something that, once you see it, you can’t un-see it? The internet is full of these images… the cigar sticking out of the brick wall, a cowboy silhouette that just looks like random lines and so.much.more.  I once saw a picture of an outlet with a … Read MoreDesign #12: Outlet Personalities! Adding Vinyl in Unexpected Places

Design #11: Kitchen Utensils! Personalized Glass Cutting Board

Have you ever needed to make a quick and inexpensive gift for someone?  Maybe Mother’s Day is coming up quicker than you thought, or you have a last minute bridal shower to attend? Split images with writing in them (like this design) are very trendy right now, and who doesn’t love something … Read MoreDesign #11: Kitchen Utensils! Personalized Glass Cutting Board

Design #9: Peacock Feather! Detailed Weeding, Utensil Holder Project

Are you up for a challenge?  I think you can make this project, and I think you’ll love the results as much as I love my new utensil holder: This will be a challenging file if you are new to vinyl, but I designed it to not only because it’s really pretty, … Read MoreDesign #9: Peacock Feather! Detailed Weeding, Utensil Holder Project