Monthly Archives: August 2010

Once Upon a Time

I bought this adorable collection from http://www.myscrapchick.com I had so much fun making them.  I donated them to a silent auction at my school.  I used temporary adhesive to adhere them to some pages so they could be displayed nicely … Continue reading

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Two birthday cards

I made these two cards for cousins’ birthdays.  I’ve shown you the bird cut before — it’s from a font called DB Forest Friends.  The cupcake is from DB Love Pastries.  These two dingbat fonts really cut nicely in SCAL. … Continue reading

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Thank you card

This is a thank you card that I made for a co-worker who read the first chapter of Twilight to the students.  They were really intrigued with the story.  I wanted the thank you card to match the book!  The … Continue reading

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Empty nest card

The youngest child of one of my co-workers is off to college next week, and he and his wife will face an empty nest.  I made him a card for a little encouragement.  The cuts are from Give a Hoot,  … Continue reading

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Air bulletin board

I’m a science teacher.  Most people, including students, think that air is made mostly of oxygen.  In reality, oxygen only makes up 21% of our atmosphere.  Air is mostly nitrogen — 78%.  That leaves only 1% for everything else! I … Continue reading

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Cuts from dingbat fonts

Some dingbat fonts cut really well on the Cricut.  This little bird is cut from the font DB Forest Friends from Lettering Delights.  That font has lots of cute pictures: mushrooms, apples, owls, suns, trees. To cut these birdies from … Continue reading

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A couple of quick cards

I’m a member of our school’s Sunshine club, and one of my duties is making cards for special occasions.  When we got back to work on Monday, we learned that someone is having a baby, someone got engaged, and someone … Continue reading

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