Soda Pop Top as Scrapbook/Card Embellishment

Enjoy this video as I take some things around the house that you would through away and turn it into fabulous and can be unique Scrapbook or Card Embellishments. In this video we used some Marble Alcohol Inks from Viva Decor (I’ll provide you with more info on that later, so don’t email me about where to get it because I can’t tell you yet….or rather email me if you are interested in being contacted with where you can get {Read More}

Custom Crops Design Team Video – Glitter Glass Bottle for New Year’s

Ok, I think this is probably going to be my only video post between now and the new year   I will be checking in and doing  alot more after the New Year, and getting ready for CHA which is going to be a BLAST!  Don’t worry – I KNOW Many can’t make it out to CA, which I totally understand, but that is why I want to bring the CA fun to AboveRubiesStudio and ObessedwithScrapbooking for you!!!  We will {Read More}

How to Make Embossing Folders for Cuttlebug

Here is something that you will see in the Cricut A to Z DVD – but I wanted to give a different version of it on my website as a helpful resource!  I love making my own Cuttlebug Embossing folders.  They are so fun and overall easy.  You can re-use the A-2 folder kits from Provo Craft for the Cricut as many times as you would like by following this fun 2 part instructional video Enjoy!

Flowered Card with Ribbon Technique

Hi Everyone! Miss me this past week?  I am so sorry I haven’t gotten a video up to you sooner!  This is not the plan of Above Rubies Studio. The plan is to get a new video up every Tuesday for you all to enjoy, but alas, with all that’s going on, that didn’t happen this week. This video was actually recorded a few weeks ago, (I still haven’t had time to record something new) but I did finally get {Read More}

Personalized Name Signs with the Cricut

In this video I show you just how quick and simple it is to make a customized sign or personalized gift.  We use the Cricut to cut out Vinyl and simply paint a pre-cut wooden plaque from the craft store to make this Door Sign for my daughters room. These are even fun crafts to do with your Kids to have them make something for their room, on their door, or over their beds. You could even paint them ahead of {Read More}

Christmas Mini Brag Book

This is one of several brag books that I would like to show you, but for now, the Christmas theme goes along with today’s last day of giveaways and prizes. In This Video: True 12×12 sized solid cardstock paper of your choice (I used American Traditions Texured Cardstock in the Nuetrals Pack) 2 – 3 3/4 in pieces of designer paper of your choice (I used Paper from a KI Memories Holiday Pack) 2 – pieces of chipboard or cardboard (cereal boxes or {Read More}

Day 9 – Pumpkin Decorating with the Gypsy

Welcome to DAY 9 already!!! Hope you are still enjoying this event! Today’s video I am having some fun decorating  a pumpkin for Fall.  This is a lot less messy then pumpkin carving, but really cute just the same.  Enjoy and comment away!

Day 8 – Leaves Completed!

Here is the finishing touches of the Leaves made with the Gypsy!

Day 7 – How To’s on the Gypsy

Today’s video is showing you a lot of tips and tricks, features and functions, of the new Gypsy from Provo Craft. Tomorrow’s video will show you the completed project…but for now, enjoy learning a bunch on the little “tricks” that this Gypsy packs! Please comment with as many questions as you may have! Don’t forget to check out today’s WIN IT! Where by filling out the survey to better improve Above Rubies Studio you will automatically be entered to win {Read More}

Using Cards and Gifts in Scrapbook Layouts

Here is a Layout that I made from a card and outfits my Mother In Law bought my daughter.  This is a really cute layout using this adorable paper from Daisy D’s and K&Co along with my new Child’s Year Cartridge and Plantin Schoolbook Cricut Cartridge. So next time you are given a card or your kids are, consider scrapbooking it!  It’s a great way to keep them to title your pages, or add embellishments from! Thanks for watching hope {Read More}