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

Customized nerf targets

I just love being able to add a personalize touch to almost any item. We saw this DIY nerf gun target on Facebook over the holidays and knew it needed to be created in our house..... but, I was asked to take it one step further. I was told we needed "bad guy" faces for … Continue reading Customized nerf targets

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!!!

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 

‘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

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

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

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

On to the holidays….

I have seen these ornaments all over Pinterest and I wanted to give them a shot, but I wanted to create the entire image myself, so I was not limited on the options I have to use it. This was a pretty basic design to complete, since it uses basic shapes and fonts. Make sure … Continue reading On to the holidays….