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So many uses…. wood burning stencil

Every once in awhile hubby asks if I can make something.... last time it was roof shingles from chipboard for houses he was building as models..... This time a stencil for wood burning..... Of course! I just need to know what you want and I can design it. That is what I LOVE about the… Continue reading So many uses…. wood burning stencil

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After Christmas crafting

On Christmas morning I quickly realized that I needed Santa sacks, so no one could "peek" at what Santa brought before everyone else got out of bed. While shopping in the Target Christmas clearance the day after Christmas, I happened on these burlap sacks. I quickly sprang into action.... Grabbed 3 of them and headed… Continue reading After Christmas crafting

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New Year – New Mat!!!

I was cutting a few designs out of vinyl and it just seemed to keep tearing..... I powered through and cut a second time & then carefully coaxed it while weeding the design.... You can find that previous blog post with image HERE. A few days later I sit down to cut a few more… Continue reading New Year – New Mat!!!

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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 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

Close to My Heart, Silhouette

Sweet Birthday

I have wanted to play with this set for awhile & it seemed perfect for my niece who is turning 3. It is called Sweet Birthday & can be found in the current CTMH catalog. I also purchased the Sweet Birthday Thin Cuts and let me tell you, this is so handy for whipping up… Continue reading Sweet Birthday