Mystery Project Revealed!

Happy Friday Everyone!!!! Woooohooooo!  What a SPECIAL, Fantastic, Super Exciting announcement I have for you today!!!! I would Like to introduce to you my new paper line designed SPECIFICALLY for die-cutting machine users!  You are going to LOVE it and I can’t wait for each of you to get your hands on some of this FABULOUS Paper! Please Welcome to Your Craft Room and Scrapbook Stashes: PaperLayerz, The Coordinated Scrapbook Paper for Layering Die-Cuts by Megan Elizabeth! This paper is {Read More}

How to Make Your Scrapbook Pages Come to Life

Happy Tuesday All Ok, so – I am totally bummed I missed the Launch of the new Expression 2 – 5th Anniversary Edition.  I ended up falling through a chair getting off our trampoline and landed myself in the ER with a very injured Ankle.  Walking Cast and Crutches for a few weeks….wooohoo. LOL ANYWAY – thankfully I had this Tutorial already filmed and pretty much ready to go, I hope you guys enjoy this layout I created using the {Read More}

Morning Cup of Cofee Scrapbook Layout How to and Inspiration

Hello Everyone! Thanks for your patience in getting a Tuesday Tutorial up! I’m excited to share this one because I think its cute and simple for anyone to really be able to get into and I think thats always helpful in creating Scrapbook pages.  In this video I already pre-cut out shapes and letters with my Cricut using the Hello Kitty Font Cartridge and the Stamping Solutions Cartridge. I really hope that you enjoy and I’ll see you very soon {Read More}

Top 12 Cricut Crafting Videos Countdown Day 8

Here we are day 8 already and I hope you are enjoying this video recap of 2010.  Make sure you comment and let me know what your favorite are because we will be having random giveaways to random comments on all our Top 12 Video Posts. 🙂  SO FUN! Another favorite of the Cricut Videos is a Tutorial featuring the Mix N’ Match Feature on the Cricut Expression.  I really enjoying teaching actual functions and features of the Cricut!  I {Read More}

Top 12 Cricut Crafting Video Countdown Day 6!

Halfway through Our Countday and WELCOME First Day of 2011! 🙂 Thank you all so much for being a part of the 2010 year of Above Rubies Studio and we LOOK Forward to providing GREAT things for you ALL of 2011! Todays Video is from June 2010 here it is on our Countdown: Sketch Sheet Download and Simple Scrapbook Inspiration! LIVE WEBCAST EVENT Friday January 7th! Updates, Special Announcement for 2011 and Prize Winners Selected Friday,  January 7th, 2011 9:30pm {Read More}

Winter Frolic Cricut “Baby Its Cold Outside” Card

Hey Everyone! Hope you are having a FABULOUS Tuesday!  This is probably the last “Tuesday Tutorial” until after the New Year.  I will be checking in and posting fun things, Club Ruby will still be going strong and sales will still be rolling, but Tuesday Tutorials will resume again in 2011!  I can’t believe its just around the corner!!!! For today’s video – I used the kit from ClubRubyDesigners for December and I have been doing a series at {Read More}

8×8 Scrapbook Inspiration Tuesday Tutorial

Hello Everyone Welcome to another Tuesday Tutorial!  Today I promised to show a scrapbook layout and I’ve had several requests in the past for 8×8 size Scrapbook ideas.  Why not today?? In this video you will see: Cutting a Title with the Cricut from the Plantin Schoolbook Cartridge Cosmo Cricket Get Happy Paper Stack We R Memory Keepers Corner Chomper Provo Craft Paper Trimmer Scotch Quick Dry Adhesive and ATG Adhesive We are going to go through this quickly and {Read More}

Cricut Imagine Launch Chatting Live with Jinger on HSN!

Ok, anyone who stayed up and watched, probably heard me calling into HSN and chatting with Jinger…. I had my video camera out because I was checking in to say hi to everyone here just like I’ve done in the past with the Gypsy and such… Well I did it again with the new Cricut Imagine launch on HSN…but this time…. well …. take a look! 🙂 I had a BLAST I’m SO excited – In a Cloud – Having {Read More}

I’ve Been Warned…Gypsy Owners Must Read This…

I was so happy to be told about this little article today – and now I just feel the need to pass it onto all of you 😉 😉 Trisha over at 1/3 Chicklet has written an article for Gypsy users….and well…Ok ok – she talks quite a bit about the Above Rubies Studio Gypsy A to Z DVD 🙂 So if you are interested, please go on over and see what she feels Every Gypsy Owner Must Read! 🙂 {Read More}

Showing My Cricut Spirit!

Today was nail day and as I was sitting in my nail tech’s chair I was admiring all of the beautiful nail polish colors. They are all so gorgeous and as some of you may know, hair stylist/nail technician was my former career life, therefore I’m especially a sucker for new OPI brand colors!!! OPI has just come out with a new color line in honor of Shrek the Third and there it was…. The color of that big green {Read More}