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My little mermaid 

So a few weeks ago I shared this photo on my Silhouette Secrets Group page and it sparked a lot of interest to what I was making.... Well, it is actually several projects and I'm here today to show you the project I used my Silhouette to help me create. I found this tutorial for… Continue reading My little mermaid 

Close to My Heart, Silhouette, Uncategorized

Personalizing scrapbook album covers 

I love to give these mini albums as gifts, especially to grandparents. But, I like to make them even better by giving it a personal touch and what better way than..... vinyl!!! This bundle is available at a discount until December 31st in the "It's the Little Things" promotion found HERE. To get it centered… Continue reading Personalizing scrapbook album covers 

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Silhouette subscription – worth it or not? 

I've been a Silhouette junkie for over 4 years. If I knew then what I know now, I would have become a Silhouette groupie many years before that when my friend said, "Hey, I think you should check out this other machine." I looked into it, saw the price tag & told myself I didn't… Continue reading Silhouette subscription – worth it or not? 

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Silhouette instruction

Did you get a Cameo for Christmas or just because? Need help learning how to do something? I attended Terri Johnson Creates first graduating Instructor class and am now set up for online instruction via video conference calls. I use a program that is free to you called Zoom and it allows me to share… Continue reading Silhouette instruction

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‘Twas the Night before Christmas

I've seen variations of this all over and I just had to try it. This was a bit difficult to weed the vinyl but I was determined. I wanted this image on my charger plate. I ended up cutting it twice and then coaxing it along while weeding & applying it, but I love the… Continue reading ‘Twas the Night before Christmas

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Personalized Christmas gifts

After one of my retreats with Terri Johnson Creates this summer, I brought home my finished glass etching ornaments and my husband asked if I could make something for a few of his co-workers. It started as a personalized ornament, but then we changed it to beer glasses..... I love that I can personalize an item… Continue reading Personalized Christmas gifts

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Vinyl on glass cutting boards

I have seen so many of these glass cutting boards pop up on my newsfeed. Such a nice little touch to make a personalized gift. I found a design I liked in the Silhouette store & grabbed it before I could convince myself I could design it myself. One thing I've realize is, yes -… Continue reading Vinyl on glass cutting boards

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Deer to my heart

So if you have not guessed... nature images are "deer to my heart".... I was born & raised in Montana - even though I have not lived there in many, many moons.... it is just there.... and always will be. I grew up hunting, fishing, playing & working outdoors right next to the Rocky Mountains.… Continue reading Deer to my heart

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Simple Santa Ornament

Here is another simple ornament made using basic shapes within the Silhouette Studio program. I created a long rectangle belt after measuring the circumference of my square ornament, which I then cut out of black 651 vinyl. Then I made 2 squares and used the Subtract all feature to make the belt, which I cut… Continue reading Simple Santa Ornament

Close to My Heart, Silhouette, Uncategorized

Personalizing items

As I approached my first instruction class, I wanted to create a Demo book to show interested Silhouette customers projects that I had completed with my Silhouette Cameo. I took the new Sea Glass photo album from Close to My Heart and decided to add some vinyl to the front cover to personalize it a… Continue reading Personalizing items