I have been working on this series for quite a while now and I am very pleased to be able to finally share it on my blog. Teaching at Michaels made me aware that many people didn’t know ( staff and customers included) what they needed or what tool does what. I realized that I had … Continue reading Roberta Recommends: Craft Products I Love
I needed to organize my desk so I could find my mouse. Do as I say, not as I do? Anyway — Day 3 of my series, ” Organize Your Craft Room Week” brings us to: CRICUT CARTRIDGES! I found these great plastic containers for $1 – it’s called the SCRAPONIZER! I was getting sick … Continue reading Organize Your Craft Room Week – Day 3 – CRICUT
Busy Week and it’s getting busier! Saturday was our monthly crop at Michaels North York, and we had 9 scrappy croppers! It was sponsored by American Crafts and Lynda won the Sticker package prize!There were some wonderful projects being worked on during the crop and 2 that stood out were:1. Adriana’s BEEutiful Graphic45 album2. Mavis Lee’s … Continue reading Michaels – Week in Review
My experimentation continues!!! I now have a wonderful petal template that I also created with SCAL and cut out with my Cricut. What do you think? I created the red flower first, using 3, 11 inch strips of petals. I then wrapped the ‘leaves’ around the base of the flower. For the centre of the flower … Continue reading Desert Rose – paper flowers created with SCAL and Cricut
I designed my own 3D flower template tonight using my Cricut and Sure Cuts a Lot! I can control the size of my petals. I hand-rolled all of them, but can you tell which is the one I designed? Designed on the computer using SCAL and printed out with my Cricut. The Pink flower, centre … Continue reading UPDATE: 3D flower template designed by ME!
Hannukah, Chanukah, Hanukah, Chowever you pronounce it………. it’s almost here!First Candle is lit on December 20th, and the festival concludes on December 28th. Would you like to cut out the Happy Hanukkah card with your Cricut? Click HERE for a FREE file. For the 3-fold Dreidel card FREE file, Click HERE HAPPY HOLIDAYS EVERYONE! Thanks for stopping … Continue reading Free Files -Hanukkah Card Ideas
I am enjoying my free 14 day trial of Seamless Studio, and I love it. I enjoy drawing everyday, and now with this software I can create patterns, templates and colour palettes daily as well. You can save your creations as SVG, PNG, or JPEG files. They can be exported (eg. to COLOURLovers) as a … Continue reading Free Trial – Daily Pattern Creation with Seamless Studio