Sure Cuts A Lot v3 and eBosser

Hey Guys, So I wanted to check in to talk to you all about the NEW SCAL version 3. I know there are a lot of questions about whats going on so you can hear it straight from Dane’s mouth and see that SCAL still works with MANY of the die-cutting machines out there. While Sure Cuts a Lot (SCAL) version 3 does not support the Cricut machine and version 2 is no longer available. It still is a great {Read More}

Sure Cuts A Lot Coupon

Hello Everyone Interested In Sure Cuts A Lot 🙂 I received an email today from the Creators of Sure Cuts A Lot ( and they provided me with a coupon to share with all my readers for an additional 10% off their purchase of SCAL version 2 🙂 Now, I have to admit to you, I have started reducing the amount of talking about SCAL on Above Rubies Studio for several reasons, since buying my Gypsy, I have not used {Read More}

How to Update Gypsy and Cricut Firmware

There have been a few questions about updating your Cricut and Gypsy.  So in this video I wanted to show you that process! 🙂 It has been through going through this that I have now discovered that the new Gypsy updates actually block the use of Sure Cuts a Lot.  So, I sent an email to Craft Edge (makers of SCAL) and I am waiting on their response.  I am sure they will be working on updating SCAL to match {Read More}

Day 3 Who’s My Baby LO

I have to APOLOGIZE! I am so sorry that I left my window open during this video and the sun overly saturated the color!  I’ve learned my lesson – but I still wanted to show you this awesome layout incorporating both SCAL and Stamping Solutions Cricut Cartridge. Don’t forget to go visit the Prizes and Giveaways Page for Day 3’s WIN IT! See you Tomorrow!

Gypsy vs. Sure Cuts A Lot

Let’s Break It Down a Little Shall We!?!?! This short video does a brief overview of Provo Craft’s Gypsy and Sure Cuts a Lot (SCAL).  Which is for you?  This video can help you find out – and if it doesn’t ask me!  We’ll figure it out together!  Make sure you comment on THIS POST, so we can help others too!

How to use Cricut Markers and Sure Cuts A Lot Together

This video is stinkin’ awesome! LOL Actually the quality of film taking isn’t very good, but it’s a great card that my wonderful Husband LOVED for part of our anniversary gift. It’s a pretty quick demo of using: Cricut Markers (Gray Color) Black Card from DCWV Assorted Cards Blue Self Adhesive Card Stock from DCWV Frosted Lace Stickles for “stars” Fonts and Images cut using Sure Cuts a Lot Cricut Software and font from called TNG Cast Black Vinyl {Read More}

How To Update Cricut Firmware

So you have Design Studio or Sure Cuts a Lot, or you are thinking about purchasing it? Here is the video you will need to watch!  This video walks you through step by step how to update your Cricut’s Firmware to the correct version to run with the software (Cricut Design Studio or Sure Cuts A Lot) you want to work with. Please ask me any questions you may have on this post and I will do my best to {Read More}

Sure Cuts A Lot FAQ

YAY!  The first FAQ on SCAL!  I am still working on showing you hands on how to update firmware and install the software, but, for right now, here is a little FAQ video on Sure Cuts a Lot.  I am sure you’ll find it helpful if you are at all interested in this product.  I ABSOLUTELY LOVE IT!  To me, it’s a MUST HAVE if you have a Cricut Machine!  Please comment here on this post with any further questions {Read More}

Favorite New Resource!

Hey Everyone! Hope you all are enjoying this wonderful first day of September!  I know many kids are going back to school and it  feels like the official end of summer which is so sad for some.  But I have to tell you fall is my FAVORITE season and September is my most favorite month ever!  It’s also only 15 days until our wedding anniversary and I’m just so blessed to have the wonderful husband that I have who supports {Read More}

The New Sure Cuts A Lot v2.0 – Using the Trace Feature!

Guys, I am telling you, I am SO excited, yes, yes I know, I get excited easily.  BUT I can’t help it…you will too once you see the awesomeness of what Craft Edge has come up with!!!  Check out the video, feel free to ask questions and comment, if I don’t know the answer I will get it for you! ENJOY!