Whether you’re a teacher, homeschooling mom, or just an avid crafter, the Cricut machine is a tool that you will use over and over again. I use mine for papercrafting. Here’s my review of the Cricut Expression compared to the Original Cricut machine.
Wondering which glue to use? Here’s the ultimate Craft Glue Guide, plus tips & tools to help you find the right glue for all your household projects!
This dual-ended pen is a lifesaver with paper crafts! One end holds the goo that makes picking up tiny things possible; the other end makes positioning them a breeze.
Now that you have your Cricut, you’ll want to know about all of the great accessories that are available to use with it. While the bare minimums that you need are a cartridge, spatula, cutting mat, and paper, you will see that some of the optional accessories will definitely assist your creativity. Here’s a rundown of all the great ‘stuff’ that will make your Cricut machine even better!
With the Cuttlebug machine, you to use their plastic and metal dies to cut and emboss paper. You can also use the dies of several other popular cutting machines. I wanted to be able to emboss paper and cutouts for my handmade cards and other craft projects. I couldn’t wait to start embossing!
See why I love my Kraft Edgers craft scissors that come in lots of fun shapes!
Whether you are just starting to collect craft items or you affectionately call your craft room the room of doom, hopefully one of the following craft organization tips will get your craft organization skills going. It’s time to have FUN while getting the most out of your craft supplies!
Te Making Memories Reverse Action Tweezers are different from the tweezers most people are familiar with — the tension is opposite. With most tweezers, you squeeze to grasp something. But these tweezers start out in a pinched position and you squeeze to open them. Here’s why I love these tweezers…
Here is a comprehensive list of places to find free — or very cheap — scrapbooking supplies…
The Cricut is really a personal die-cut machine. In typical scrapbooking-addict fashion, I quickly collected several more cartridges… and quickly learned that not all cartridges are the same. I also purchased 2 of the Cricut’s newest additions: Design Studio and Jukebox.
Following are some fun ideas for New Year’s resolutions for those who do scrapbooking or rubber stamping. Perhaps they will be useful in helping you to start thinking about your own resolutions this year.
Here are some DIY ribbon organizers you can make yourself, plus one ribbon organizer you can buy that I happen to like…
Here are some excellent — and very practical — tips for stretching your scrapbooking dollar. Save money, while unleashing those creative juices at the same time. Have fun!
Fun ways to use chipboard in your scrapbooking and cardmaking crafts. Chip board and scrapbooking pretty much go hand in hand.
If you are into scrapbooking and/or rubber stamping, chances are you have a brayer. I have one. It’s still in the box. Still hasn’t been used. I have yet to be inspired. So what am I supposed to do with this thing?
In an effort to share some other ideas about how my work space is set up, I’m going to post a few articles that might give you some new ideas. In turn, I would love for you to share your ideas as well.
The Cricut die cut machine looks like one of the coolest gadgets around. Anyone who is into crafts like cardmaking, scrapbooking and such would probably enjoy one of these. Oh, and teachers would probably find a lot of great uses for it, too. Now you can find the Cricket cutting cutting machine pretty cheap!
this punch makes a great gift look more ‘finished’, and still leaves a nice handmade feel. If you like to make recipe boxes, date books or organizers as gifts, then this is a must-have for you.
Check out all of the fun Scrapbooking supplies that Oriental Trading Company has to offer. More importantly, look at those prices!!
Here are some ways to make the dent in your wallet a little easier to deal with….
While traveling out of town, I love to find new scrapbook and stamp supply stores. Each one is different and I leave with new ideas and inspiration….and a lighter pocketbook. In an effort to help you find stores that you may not have found, I wanted to share my favorite places in the area to get my ‘fix’.