Day 2 2013 12 Days Extravaganza – DIY Shadow Box Gifts and Holiday Decor

Howto Make ShadowBox with Vinyl Diecut

Day 2 and we are rolling it out!  Shadow Boxes are a huge hot trend in crafting right now and what most people don’t realize is just how easy it is make!  They make incredible gifts, you can personalize and customize shadow boxes anyway that you please and I’m going to show you the easiest, fastest way to create these as gifts this holiday or to sell to others! Not to mention make amazing DIY Holiday Decor for your home! {Read More}

Day 1 2013 12 Days Extravaganza – Easy Inked Christmas Cards

Prizes, Free, Sales, Holidays, AboveRubiesStudio

Woohoo and WELCOME to DAY 1!  This is my FAVORITE time of year!  Thanksgiving is my FAVORITE holiday and I LOVE Black Friday shopping SOOOO very much!  I am so excited about the next 12 days with you – you’re in for a GREAT time!  Lots of Tutorial Videos, Amazing Deals Each Day, Awesome Giveaways, Bonus Giveaways and Home Based Mom’s in Business’s to share! I can’t wait!!!! Lets’ kick off the video!  Now I KNOW my intro is a {Read More}

Crafting on a plane! Pack and plan for crafting on the go

Hi all! At the airport heading to HSN for an awesome time crafting October 23! Britten is with me this trip and she made something absolutely AWESOME!!! If you watch at 6:00am or 2:00pm eastern time and tell me what Britten made I will enter you in a fabulous drawing for some awesome goodies!!! Before I left I quickly filmed this video showing you what goes in my carry-on to scrapbook, card make, craft on a plane! This also works {Read More}

Security Fix Means Extended Giveaway Period!

I was going to be ending our Back to School Back to Crafting sale today as well as the giveaway – however – there were a few cache issues with the shopping cart making it appear as though our website was not “secure” or safe to check out on. I can assure everyone that it was still safe and everything is fine – but we updated the systems to be sure and all is working in perfect order now – {Read More}

Back To School Back to Crafting SALE & HUGE GIVEAWAY!

Back to School Sale

Hey Everyone! It’s back to school time and now that routines seem to be settling in and us mom’s have a little more umm… “Free time” it’s time to get ourselves back in the craft rooms and create some awesome things!  Now that I’m in my new house I’m SO excited about creating I’ve been making a few videos a DAY (can you believe it?!) I have some fun things and great news for you all today that I know {Read More}

August 2013 Updates and Winner!

Mystery Prize Winner

Hey All! Lots and lots happening around here- thought I would check in – one I forgot to post the winner to the Mystery Prize Giveaway from earlier this week! I also have a few update photos!   Congratulations Benita!  An email has been sent to ya so go ahead and reply with your mailing address   Kids had their very first day of school this week!  I can’t believe it!  I so planned on continuing to be a homeschooling {Read More}

$45 Value Mystery Prize Giveaway

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I asked earlier this week if we should have a giveaway in celebration of so much fun at HSN and the brand NEW Glitter and Glow Materials at Square1Masterpiece.com   So here it is!   Use the Rafflecopter app below and leave a review of ANY Megan Elizabeth Products or your experience with AboveRubiesStudio.com and you will be entered to win!  There are also a few other “bonus” ways to win as well using the app HERE! a Rafflecopter giveaway {Read More}

HSN Prep! New Layout Tutorial and GIVEAWAY!

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Hey all I’m so excited to be heading back to HSN on August 5! Make sure you time in between 1am and 10pm and get in on some exclusive FABULOUS deals!!!! I have a fun tutorial showing some of the simple things I’m going to have on display during the HSN show! We also have an awesome giveaway! Check this out! Glue Arts is hosting two giveaways! One here on AboveRubiesStudio and another on their website! We will announce winners {Read More}

Would you Like to WIN? Want to Go Shopping With Me?

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**Second Video Repaired – Sorry about That! Now go WIN!** It is the FIRST day of spring and I am cramming a LOT into today! I have TWO videos today – ONE is my personal “home party” that I can’t wait for you to hear more about – and the second is instructions for a FUN Spring Frolic Virtual Shopping trip I have been talking about for a few weeks!  I know I could spread this out – but I {Read More}

CTO: Scrapbooking Dance Layout & Win a Mini Theme Kit!

Scrapbooking Mini Kit Free Giveaway

Hello Everyone Thank you for coming over today to check out the Echo Park Mini Kits particularly the Le Ballet Du Grande kit. This kit is great for the dancers in your life, ballet, jazz, or just girly fun! I am going to create a layout with this mini kit today and show making a simple folded rosette in the process for an extra embellishment. You can pick up all the Echo Park mini kits for under $6.00 each at {Read More}