Fan-Stachtic Christmas Tree Card with Cricut Artiste Cartridge

Fanstachtic Christmas Card

I loved the idea of stacking up mustaches to look like a Christmas tree and when I saw the t-shirt at Target I was in love and immediately had to create a card using my Close To My Heart Artiste Cricut Cartridge! Using 1/4″ increments of mustaches cut out from the Artiste Cartridge you can create any size and style Christmas tree and top it off with an adorable snow-flake star!  This is great for wall decor too it looks {Read More}

How to Fix Die-Cuts Without Re-Cutting Them: Holiday Tuesday Tutorial

Cruisin’ fast through December already and I still have so many Christmas like projects to make and to share with everyone!  I hope you all enjoy this Tuesday immensely and feel blessed not stressed by the season upon us!   Today’s tutorial is a wintery Christmas themed Scrapbook Layout, but I had a few snags with the Cricut Expression and my cutting mat!  Does that ever happen to you? You re-stick your cutting mat and end up tearing your delicate {Read More}

Day 7 – 2013 12 Days Extravaganza Easy Scrapbook Layouts from Kits

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Today’s Video – Let’s get right to it!  I’m using the Close to My Heart Workshop on the Go Sparkle and Shine Kit! LOVE this Thing, You will too – You can shop it at my Close to My Heart Page here and go ahead and be inspired to scrapbook this season!   Today’s Deal: 123 Stampers Bundle a $150 value for only $30.12   Enter today’s Giveaway! a Rafflecopter giveaway Featuring something VERY Special from ME for today’s extra {Read More}

Mo-Vember Scrapbook Layout Tuesday Tutorial

MoVember Scrapbook Layout

Hello My Tuesday Tutorial Friends! Did you all know there is actually a PURPOSE behind the “Mustache thing”?  At least for Mo-Vemeber – so with all of us out there giving support in October for National Breast Cancer awareness month – Mo-Vemeber represents the various male forms of cancer awareness. This Tuesday Tutorials uses some really cute items and my inspiration actually came from some all new ribbon I just picked up this week and I couldn’t wait to use! {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}

Super Quick Scrapbook Layout How To! Scrapbook in Under 10 Minutes!

*Edit – Somehow the “autoschedule” on this post didn’t work and I just noticed it! Sorry it seems late! On a side note – I am excited to teach Session 3 of the Square1 Masterpiece Designer program tonight!  We are going over how to start a creative blog, social media how tos, building a catalog and so many resources! I’m so excited even with the high blood-pressure! I didn’t have a lot of time this Monday and one of my {Read More}

Hey There Cupcake! Square1Masterpiece on a Scrapbook Layout

So THIS Tuesday Tutorial was actually filmed a few weeks ago – and it features a special little “kit” that Craft-e-Corner and I “threw” together with some fun little goodies – It’s going to be available really soon and I actually completed a few videos all using the goodies contained inside!  I think you’re really going to like it a lot and enjoy seeing Square1Masterpiece on an actual scrapbook layout and a reason for using it in scrapbooking and home {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}

Easy DIY Inspirational Metal Jewelry

Inspirational DIY Jewelry

Happy Tuesday Everyone!  I hope you all are doing just awesome today!  Did you have a nice Memorial Day? Did you picnic and celebrate? Bunches of stuff happening this week:  1) Tomorrow Wednesday May 29th is the Square1 summer kick off party including a HUGE discount on inkjet printable adhesive back fabric! I’ll be doing a ustream for Square1 to kick off the party – so come join me ok? 2) Thursday I’m having another round of teeth fun and {Read More}

How to Ombre and Chevron Trend Your Scrapbook Layouts

Ombre Scrapbooking

This tutorial is gonna walk you all through some fun with Chevrons and Ombres – Don’t know what that is? This is the perfectscrapbook video tutorial for you     Let’s Talk about What Else is Going On! Just incase you missed it there are some BIG things going on right now! Let me break it down for ya! We need your help to get Craft Shows back on Network TV! Sign up NOW right HERE and ask friends and {Read More}