Christmas in a Sweater Scrapbook Masking Layout Day 10

CloseToMyHeart Scrapbook and Card Kits EASY Monthly

Day 10 of the 2014 12 Days of Giveaways!   Todays Tutorial:  I thought it would be fun to do a little misting around adhesive backed paper as a mask – to create the perfect framing or shadow effect around stamped images!  I used my favorite Close to My Heart stamps and the BEST Cricut Cartridges in the world with these exclusive goodies – BTW – wanna know what Stamp Sets go to what Cartridge?  Check out this easy download!!! {Read More}

Jamberry and Unique DIY Gift Wrap Card Day 9

Jamberry Nails that Last and Perfect Gift Wrap for Nails

Day 9 of the 2014 12 Days of Giveaways!     Todays Tutorial: Today’s card and Jamberry nails features a little fun and unique card with a sleeve created to hide bonus gifts – like your Jamberry Nails – but works for gift cards, money and all those other things that fly out of cards at the holidays!  This is a fun little interactive set and I show you how to apply Jamberry Nails as well as create this pop {Read More}

Carmel Apple Dip/Spread and Shortbread Cookies – Day 7

Glitter Wine Glasses and Customized Personal Coasters

Day 7 of the 2014 12 Days of Giveaways!   Todays Tutorial:  Neighbors, Teachers, Coworkers and more….gifts of food are always fun at the holiday’s too!  Whether you make it yourself – or give a gift basket – I have a few INCREDIBLE items for you!  I’ll show you how to whip it up and put it together!! Tealightful truly is simply delightful! Today’s Featured Momma: Dennise Robinson with Tealightful Starbucks, Lattes, Loose Leaf Teas, Organic beverages – all a {Read More}

MUST GIVES! 2014 TOP Holiday Gift Giving Guide

2014 Must Gives

This Year I have been asking LOTS of people what is on their WANTS and Gives List!  So I compiled a list of 36 Items (12 in 3 prices ranges) that REALLY rock!!!     12 Gifts Under $25.00  My Crush Book – Close To My Heart – $12.95  Ink Edgerz Complete Kit – Craft-e-Corner – $14.99 Pink Nesting Dies – AboveRubiesStudio.com – $14.99 Pure Mineral Foundation Tower – Youngevity – $10.00 Jamberry Style Box – Jamberry Nails – $25.00 (Remember just {Read More}

3D Window Die Cut Card with a Cheery Sunburst

retiring stamps close to my heart sunburst 3d card

It has been all around the United States, this  “polar vortex” of absolutely freezing temps, here in Wisconsin, I’ve never experienced cold like this before!!! SERIOUSLY! So for today I decided to share with you guys a card that sends just a little bit of warmth someones way to say hello!  The other day I did a post sharing a few of the stamp sets from CTMH that are my favorite and that are being retired, the new catalog comes {Read More}

Day 9 2013 12 Days Extravaganza! Meaningful Holiday Cards and Howto DVD only $2.12

DIY Personalized Christmas stocking

Today’s Video: Christmas Stockings!!!  You know as cranky and “grinch-ish” as I get about certain things this time of year, there are still things that I love doing for my kids and still celebrate and have fun with certain traditions!  Holiday stockings are one of them and I like them because they can be very easy but fun and meaningful and they don’t have to be a huge messy hours long project.  While these three stockings are for a special {Read More}

Earn Money Crafting Info Sunday Night and Some Fun Videos!

ME BTS ETM

Hey Everyone! I know there have not been tutorials lately and I have a BUNCH recorded, but I am so busy working on something HUGE with Square1Masterpiece PLUS working with Ambient Light TV and Brooklyn Bridge Films, that I have not had a chance to edit them and post them (because it takes lots of time!) (More on what’s happening in video and info below) Before I dive into those details – I STILL have the sale running at AboveRubiesStudio.com {Read More}

Happy 4th of July! Specials and More!

4thofJulySaleFree

    Happy 4th of July!  I hope you all are enjoying summer relaxing, fireworks, family, friends parades and most importantly (in the USA) Thanks for our Freedom and celebration of what that means to us here! There has been lots and lots happening this week I thought I would post the few videos that I recorded from my cell phone this week so you guys can catch up on whats up!  I have a few VERY special sales going {Read More}

Will You Join My Tax Day to National Scrapbook Day Event!

Megan Elizabeth Scrapbook Sale

Happy Tax Day! (Or maybe not happy if you had to pay taxes this year lol!) I decided today would be the PERFECT day to start an amazing sales event at www.AboveRubiesStudio.com and I’m going to continue it RIGHT up to National Scrapbook Day on May 4th, 2013! I asked on Facebook the other day what you wanted to see on sale and so I listened to the majority and started a Sale on the Megan Elizabeth Nesting Dies Bundle, {Read More}

CTO: My Mind’s Eye Favorites

Happy CTO Wednesday! I’ve shared several videos using My Mind’s Eye Lost and Found 3 – now this is a close Check this Out Look! I hope you enjoy this a ton and if you find yourself “needing” any of the wonderful things you see here – go ahead and cruise on through Craft-e-Corner.com to add this to your craftin’ space! Enjoy the Moments!