Thankful, Fall Season Cricut Scrabook Layout!

I haven’t done a Scrapbook layout for you all in awhile, so I thought today would be perfect to show a seasonal, Thankful Scrapbook Layout Tutorial. Using of course, the Cricut, Stamps, Artfully Sent, Artbooking and more! Loads of fun, really easy, and of course a great way to capture moments you enjoy! Winners about to be announced for the now $400 CTMH Select Product Shopping Spree from http://AboveRubies.ctmh.com Cant wait to see who will be going shopping wild with {Read More}

How To Make a Popup Box Card! Easy Measure, Score, Cut, Fold – Tada!

Howto Make Pop Up Box Card Open multi Levels

Hello Friends! There are so many fun ways to decorate and create a fun Box Card with multiple heights, layers, occasions and so much fun! Making popup box cards are super fun and trendy and VERY easy to make! I drew a little “hand written” diagram to show you what the video below shows you!  You can download and print it out as well by simply right clicking, saving and you’re good to go! You can decorate these fun bottomless {Read More}

Halloween DIY Decor Project Potion Magic with Essential Oils

DIY Halloween Potions Essential oil bathsalt recipes

Hello friends!  Happy Tuesday Tutorial Day! Kinda excited to share this fun project with everyone! I was in Target and this Sutter Home Pink Moscato was CALLING my name!  Not just because it’s fabulous, but because it MATCHES the Close to My Heart Scaredy Cat collection absolutely BRILLIANTLY!  That AND the A Cut Above Halloween Treat Bags too!!!  EEEkkkk!!! Here’s the thing: There are TWO Shopping Spree Giveaways going on RIGHT NOW at AboveRubiesStudio/AboveRubies.ctmh.com – the shopping spree amount is NOW {Read More}

Easy Halloween Treat Bags & Thankful Card

Cricut Halloween CTMH Cut Above

Hello Friends!   Thanks for being here with me today! I appreciate it so very much! Today we are going to actually do a 2 for 1!! We are going to make a REALLY cute Thanksgiving/Fall Swing Card using the Artfully Sent Cricut Cartridge and color with a blender pen and Close To My Heart Inks….AND…. We are also going to be making really quick and easy no cutting or measuring or even scoring DIY Halloween Treat or Goody Bags! {Read More}

Free Cricut Workshop – Giveaways & Downloads

FREE Cricut Workshop

Hey all! Workshop aired Thursday Oct 2. Downloads and Giveaways available for you now! Check out the Giveaways and enter today! Check out the FUN FREE Downloads and Goodies I have to really help you out tonight! One is a Whisper Mini from Cara Miller to go along with our plans tonight and should really help you out a ton Two is the recipe sheets for what we are making during the live event! There are also a total of {Read More}

October $200 Shopping Spree Giveaway & Free Workshop

$200 Shopping Spree Giveaway

Hello and Happy October 1!!!! 2014 is just flying by isn’t it!??!?! WOW!  Well today – I have SEVERAL exciting announcements and reminders also winners to congratulate for September!  Lets start with the Winners of the $200 Close To My Heart Select Shopping Sprees for September! Our Party Participant Loyal Customer Winner is: Deborah Matthews Rafflecopter No Purchase Necessary Winner is: Tina (colives2) You both will need to contact me as quickly as possible with your choice totaling $200 in {Read More}

How to Make Pop Up Cards and Measure for Artfully Sent Cricut Cartridge

Make Popup Cards Artfully Sent any occasion quick and easy

Happy Tuesday Tutorial my friends!   Today I had to show you just how easy it is to make PopUp cards with the Cricut Artfully Sent Cartridge that is available exclusively through Close To My Heart! Also do NOT forget Thursday night 9:00pm EST there is a FREE Cricut Workshop here at AboveRubiesStudio.com that will feature Artfully Sent – what we are going to focus on is sizing, proportions, actual size vs proportionate size, sizing for stamps, fit to page, {Read More}

Pocket Card Scrapbooking & Full 12×12 Pages

Pocket Pages

Hello Crafty Scrappy Friends! Did you know you can do some awesome scrapbooking things with Pocket Card function on the Artfully Sent Cartridge as well as the really cool CTMH Picture My Life Kits!?! Love them so much!  Check out some traditional twists and easy adhesive free scrapbooking too!   I am dying to know from my traditional scrappers – does pocket albums appeal to you, or will you stick with using them in a traditional sense??? Let me know {Read More}

Artfully Sent! It’s FINALLY Here! With a HUGE Celebration & Giveaway!

Full CTMH Artfully Sent Cartridge Image Library

***Update – New Video & More Images!!!**** Hey Hey Hey!  I’m jumping out of my SKIN with excitement on this friends!  It’s FINALLY here!  This cartridge was the reason I decided to not sit back any longer and JOIN CTMH as a consultant! And I am no longer just a consultant I am officially an Executive Manager and sooooo blessed to share this!!!  We have a HUGE giveaway for anyone who grabs this new Cartridge HERE between today (Sept 11) {Read More}

Tues Tut: Howto 2 Page Summer 8×10 and 4×4 Layout

Sept Stamp  of the MOnth

I was asked to make a summer time scrapbook layout, so I decided to go a step further and make a 2 page 12×12 scrapbook spread!  Thats right todays tutorial is 2 for 1! Using the Artbooking Cricut Cartridge bundle and a 8×10 photo and a 4×4 photo you can make an awesome coordinating spread from two totally different events for the summer!   You can get the Artbooking Collection HERE and for $5.00 also get the Stamp of the {Read More}