Cricut Expression 2: True vs Relative Size (Real Dial Size and Layer Size)

This is a questions I still receive often when it comes to the Cricut Machines, whether you are using the Original Cricut with overlays, the Gypsy, the Imagine or new Expression 2 (E2) everyone wants to know, What really is the difference between Real Dial Size or True Size and Relative Size or Layered Size (Real Dial Size off).  This is a full chapter in all my DVDs because its such a common question and so I thought I’d break {Read More}

How to Use the Gypsy with the Cricut Expression 2

Happy Tuesday! Yes I’m still recovering from the tooth surgery and WOW I am so touched by SO many of you, sending cards, prayers and WOW on the Financial help and being ambassadors to help start the Non-Profit fund to help people with medical/dental NEEDS!  This is huge! THANK YOU ALL SO MUCH! Today’s tutorial is about how to use the Provo Craft Gypsy with your Cricut Expression 2.  This is setting it up, creating a really fun rounded “Sun {Read More}

Cricut Expression 2 Howto Mini Series: Getting Started, Setup, First Cuts

Happy Tuesday Tutorials everyone! I am so happy to share with you all the next several weeks of Tutorials and Instructions on Using the Cricut Expression 2.  Even if you don’t have the Cricut Expression 2 (E2) You are still going to have fun watching these videos as we will be cutting out projects and creating things that you can make with your other Cricut Machines as well. Over the next few weeks we will be making Sun Beam Cards, {Read More}

Hexa-Trend Scrapbook Layout Tuesday Tutorial

I’m calling this the Hexa-trend because Hexagons were one of the HOT things this CHA.  Really its a very simplistic layout that I think most could enjoy and recreate on their own.  I think it’s always fun to see “what’s in” and see what you can create with it – just once.  Most “trends” you can move on from quite quickly, and its interesting to see how many people use it the same or various spins on it…. I hope {Read More}

DIY Grunge Paper Cuff Bracelet Tues Tutorial Video with NEW STAMPS!

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Happy Release and Tuesday Tutorial Day!   I’ve been so excited to create a cuff bracelet with the new Enjoy The Moments stamp set!!!  I want to make about 300 more!  (Ok not really because its a lot of work, but its so fun!) This is a longer Tuesday Tutorial because there are a few steps and a lot of drying time to creating a layered and stamped Cuff Bracelet, but so worth it and it looks so cute! Every {Read More}

Think Inside the Box: Will You Accept the Challenge?


July 10th is here! I’m so incredibly thrilled You are too!  It’s announcement day and I want to know if you’re up for the Challenge??? I have three HUGE things to share – but I want you just to watch the video then come back tonight for even more details if you have questions you want answered or need to know more!  The biggest thing you need to know is: Supplies Won’t Last Long!  Pre-Order YOUR Mystery Box NOW! Isn’t {Read More}

Featured Tuesday Tutorials and Megan’s Recent Projects!

Sparkle DIY Heels Sparkle Lightz

Hey Everyone! I received several submissions for “Feature My Tuesday Tutorial” and I wanted to share two of them with your right now! I also have a few “Picture Tutorials” of things I have been working on to post here!  I do love doing videos, but, right now, this is just what I need to do. Thanks for understanding!  I still create even when I’m down, just filming, editing and making it all I want it to be on the {Read More}

WOW! Thank You! I’m So Touched! Here’s an Update and a How to on Jewelry!

sparkle lightz jewelry

OK WOW! This was a SURPRISE!  I was reading through Comments and came across this comment from Nuchi Draiman! I’ve re-posted it below and it’s a little long, but I wanted to make sure you got to see all the details (here is a link to her original comment). My comments and today’s video are after the comment.  GIVEAWAY and online Thanks and Get Well Party for Megan Elizabeth! Guys—let’s do something special for Megan to say thanks and cheer her up while {Read More}

Tuesday Tutorial: Silhouette Heat Transfer Vinyl

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Hey Everyone! It’s Britten here filling in for Megan who had another procedure done yesterday on her mouth and she’s in quite a bit of pain.  All of your thoughts, prayers and support really keep her spirits up during this difficult time so keep ‘em coming! When Megan texted me yesterday asking me to come up with a Tuesday Tutorial, I asked for requests on the ARS Facebook page and the first two comments were for something with the Silhouette.  Since I {Read More}

Got Scraps?


Hey Guys!  Tanner here from Mr.CricutCrazy to bring your Tuesday Tutorial to ya!  Megan is still getting Well and if you could keep her in your thought I KNOW she’d appreciate it A BUNCH!  In today’s Tuesday Tutorial I’m going to show you have to use LITTLE 1 inch x 6 inch scraps! Now who doesn’t have them?!  Here’s the Card :    Didn’t it turn out Awesome? I mean, using scraps I can’t complain at ALL!  For the Sentiment, I used {Read More}