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 

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 

Photoshop Template

I created a video on how to create a template in Photoshop Elements. This particular tutorial features 2x2 and 4x4 squares, but you can use the same techniques to get any size or shape you want. Click on the image above or link below to the video: I do this when I want different photo … Continue reading Photoshop Template

December special from CTMH

This month from Close to My Heart they have a special called "It's The Little Things". There are several album bundle specials that are included and you get a discount on it all. Check out all the details HERE! This special is expiring on the 31st so grab it now before the year is gone!!! … Continue reading December special from CTMH

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? 

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

‘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

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

Blessed Season

The year my oldest was born I knew I needed to change up how I scrapbooked after ending up with 4 - 12 x 12 books from her 1st year. I started looking into it and found scrapbooking digitally using Photoshop Elements. As I began to learn PSE, I joined Creative Teams for digital designers … Continue reading Blessed Season