Close to My Heart, Silhouette, Uncategorized

Goodbye 2017!!

Today I took down the ornaments on our Christmas tree and as I was packing away some of the ones my children had made in school, I had a thought to use a file I purchased in the Silhouette Design store called an ornament box. So as soon as the rest of the ornaments were… Continue reading Goodbye 2017!!

Close to My Heart, Silhouette, Uncategorized

3D Lantern

As we are all thinking of packing away that Christmas decor, I thought I would share a 3-D project I made to add to my Christmas decor this year. I love working with paper crafts and 3-D items. This 3-D Nativity Scene Lantern is from the Silhouette design store and right now is the big… Continue reading 3D Lantern

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Butcher print painted sign

I do not usually get in to the painted sign projects, but I needed a bit of kitchen decor and thought I would make one. You may be asking.... "Well, why doesn't she paint signs?" Well, I know I can do it and my hubby has a shop full of woodworking tools. But, honestly, it… Continue reading Butcher print painted sign

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Sparkly Unicorn

September happens to be my Mom's birthday month and I wanted to make her a special card. I found this Unicorn Hug Gift Card holder from the Silhouette Design store that I had acquired at some time and I thought it would be perfect. I had purchased a couple pairs of earrings from Mags Bonham… Continue reading Sparkly Unicorn

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Glass etching with the Cameo

With the end of the school year also comes end of the year gifts for teachers, aides, bus drivers, and many others who have helped throughout the school year. I love having my Cameo to help me create a personalized gift to show my appreciation. I cut my stencil from Oracal 651 vinyl, apply it… Continue reading Glass etching with the Cameo

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Glass cutting board design

This is a great project for a a great personalized gift. These glass cutting boards are textured on the top. Personally, I don't think they make a good cutting board as they are textured on top but it makes a great coaster in my craft room. Of course, if you have been following my blog or… Continue reading Glass cutting board design

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Classroom decor

One thing I love about having my Silhouette Cameo is being able to help out my kid's teacher's with bulletin boards and other projects they have in the classroom. I feel out teacher's could use all the help they can get in the classroom and since I have little ones at home, I am unable… Continue reading Classroom decor