Monthly Archives: May 2011

Using up leftovers

I have all these leftovers from the mini-albums I made last year and I can’t bear to throw them away, so I worked on them today.  I’ve completed four more Christmas mini-albums.  Here is the first: I’m not sure what … Continue reading

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Bunches of bookmarks

I made these summer bookmarks for the people I work with.  Soon it’ll be summer vacation and we teachers will finally get a chance to sit down with a good book!  All the clip art is from pcCrafter. I made … Continue reading

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A Picturesque bird

I cut this blue bird and branch from the Picturesque cartridge, which came with my new Cricut Expression.  It’s the “corner” feature of the image found on page 59 of the handbook. I cut the bird-and-branch (shift + corner) with … Continue reading

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It’s good to have backup

You know how I love my Cricut and my Sure Cuts A Lot.  Well, recently Provo Craft (the makers of the Cricut electronic cutting machines) sued Craft Edge (the creators of SCAL) for copyright infringement.  They settled out of court, … Continue reading

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Altered Notebooks

I picked up these little notebooks at Michaels for $1.00 apiece. They were easy to cover and used very little paper.  Each book used one 12 x 12 inch patterned paper cut to 7 inches.  I scored them at each … Continue reading

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Cookie Monster thank you card

I made a Cookie Monster for a card a few weeks ago.  (The file was a freebie from Short ‘n Scrappy.)  The monster turned out real cute.  I set him aside while I thought of what I wanted the card … Continue reading

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Programmed for Play

I don’t often go for cutesy titles on my scrapbook pages, but awhile ago I saw a page somewhere with the title Programmed for Play.  I LOVE the Robotz cartridge, and really wanted to use it again and this title … Continue reading

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