Father’s Day Card Ideas: How to Make an Origami Shirt

If you caught my last post, it showed a Cricut accordian fold father’s day card with an origami shirt.  I really liked how the card turned out, and I’m thinking about borrowing this idea to make cards for my husband, my dad, and my father-in-law. However, I had no idea how to make an origami […]

Cricut Accordian Fold Father’s Day Card

Are you looking for Cricut Father’s Day card ideas?  I just started, and after visiting YouTube this morning, I now have a couple of ideas!  I have two videos that I want to share with you today. The first is from Handcrafted by Kristen.  In her video, she shows how to make an accordian fold […]

How to Make a Cricut Gatefold Card

I recently came across a fantastic video tutorial from SplitCoastStampers regarding how to make a gatefold card, and of course, I had to give it a try!  I will share the video with you below, but first, I wanted to give you a look at one of the cards I made using this technique.  It […]

How to Upload Cricut Cartridge Handbooks to Your Kindle

Did you know that you can put Cricut cartridge handbooks on your Kindle?  It’s actually very easy, and even though the handbooks will be in black and white when loaded on the Kindle, the images are clear.  Here is a picture that I took of a loaded handbook page: So, how do you get the […]

Cricut Mats – Quick & Easy Cleaning Tips

I have a couple of short videos I want to share with you today regarding cleaning and re-sticking your Cricut mats. Don’t all those little leftover pieces on your mat drive you crazy!  I always felt like I spent as much time trying to remove them from my mat as I did actually crafting.  However, […]

The Oh-So-Pretty Cricut Elegant Edges Cartridge

I am so excited about the Cricut Elegant Edges cartridge!  The main images on this full cart will be great for backgrounds on scrapbook layouts and cards.  I have my fair share of border punches and Martha Stewart Punch Around the Page punches.  Honestly, with this cartridge in hand, I think they will be gathering […]

Blendtec and the Cricut

Just a quick, fun post today… I was supposed to be cleaning my house today (big birthday party coming up this weekend for my soon-to-be-six year old!), but instead of doing what I was supposed to do, I was looking at old Cricut videos on YouTube, and came across this one from Blendtec… The video […]

Cricut Pocket Card Birthday Invitations

Hey everyone!  I just realized I never shared with you the birthday party invitations I made for my youngest son’s party.  This is a pocket card.  Instead of opening up, the plaid paper forms a pocket.  Inside the pocket is a tag with all the party details. Here’s a picture: I used the Cricut Boys […]

Cricut Leprechaun Trap

Are you still looking for more projects to make for St. Patrick’s Day with your Cricut?  Here’s a quick and easy one, and if it works, it just might make make you a little richer – it’s a leprechaun trap! My five year old has been asking me all week if we could make a […]

Coming Soon – the Cricut Expression 2

As I write this, the Craft & Hobby Association (CHA) trade show is taking place in California, and today at the show, the new Cricut Expression 2 was introduced. This new second generation Expression has a lot of exciting features.  For one, it does not use the overlays, but instead, has a color LCD screen […]