Monthly Archives: February 2013

Announcing . . .

I have some very exciting news!  I am the proud new owner of the Cut it Up Challenge Blog!  Follow the link to meet the new design team that will be starting with the next challenge, which is on March … Continue reading

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Some masculine cards

I was at Michaels this morning and saw this gorgeous paper pack – It’s filled with grungy, old-fashioned papers — perfect for masculine cards! First I made this one using Stand and Salute and some ribbon my daughter used to … Continue reading

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Cut it Up Pinterest Inspired challenge

Challenge #13 at Cut it Up Challenges is to create a paper project that was inspired by something we saw on Pinterest, or was inspired by a fellow crafter.  I’ll be needed to make lots of masculine cards to send … Continue reading

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Old cards, old svgs

I got my Cricut back in 2009 along with Sure Cuts A Lot.  I trolled the internet for free svgs to use with it and got quite a collection.  Way back then, I didn’t think to note where the files … Continue reading

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Valentines – a little late! (or early?)

I was cleaning and straightening my craft room today and came across remnants of two failed Valentines that I tried to make.  They were center step cards that I cut on my cricut without having checked the pressure settings.   The … Continue reading

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Cut it Up Challenges Design Team Call

Just a few more days to apply for a position on the Cut it Up Challenge Blog design team!  We’re looking for a few good crafters to fill a few vacancies, and you may be just the person we’re looking … Continue reading

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Happy Valentine’s Day!

I just wanted to stop in before work to wish you a happy valentine’s day! I made these pencils last year to hand out to my students.  The heart basketballs are from SVGcuts’ 24 Valentines collection. Evelyn  

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Pemberley card

I made this card with the beautiful Pemberley paper and the Art Philosophy cartridge from Close to My Heart.  I chose Pemberley because knew I wanted something simple and beautiful, and this paper delivers!  It is so beautiful, you really … Continue reading

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Valentine’s Day mini cards

As a member of our school’s Goodwill/Sunshine committee, I needed to make about 60 little valentines for my co-workers.  I love the 3 x 3 size, so I made some of those, but I also bumped it up a little … Continue reading

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Cut it Up Animation Domination challenge

This week, Cut it Up is challenging us to create a project that showcases an animated character.  I thought about using Hello Kitty (I love her) or Sesame Street characters.  Then I got photos back from Shutterfly and as I … Continue reading

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