Alcohol Ink Altered Scrap Caddy Lid

Today’s been one of those enjoy the day editing videos because it’s snowing kind of days. So I made this little video showing how I altered my Cricut Cartridge Caddy and my Stickles Bottle Caddy made by ScrapCessories.  There is a list of retailers on their site that you can purchase them from. (I had bought mine from Custom Crops and then ScrapCessories was so kind to give me a few.  While ScrapCessories was super nice in gifting a few {Read More}

New Winter CHA 2010 Pics on Facebook

It is snowing something crazy here in PA, and so I thought I would catch up on some digital photo organizing while videos I am editing are being processed. If you aren’t already, now is the perfect time for you to become friends with Above Rubies Studio on Facebook. I just posted a bunch of my pictures from Anaheim, CA and the extra day my hubby and I spent in Hollywood Thought you might like to see. More videos {Read More}

Fiskateers Fiska-Wood

Little cute fun with my friend Rebecca Peck from Fiskars – she is a lead Fiskateer and she also happens to live close by so I’m happy to have met her! I also got to do some demo work for her at the Strueter booth which is where that Glue Foil is from – so TOTALLY awesome Just thought I’d share Hugs! Megan

Prizes Winners Please Contact Me

UPDATE Hey everyone, I’ve gotten responses from everyone – Just wanted to give the update – for some reason forms had typos and or my email was “blocked” by a few people’s mail servers as “spam” – In any case – it’s worked out – Prizes are going out tomorrow (with the exception of the few that are not being sent out directly by Above Rubies Studio) and you should have your prizes by the end of the week Have {Read More}

Cricut A to Z Reviewed by Monique Griffith

I got to meet Monique out at CHA in Anaheim a few weeks ago, and I absolutely ADORE the Cricut work that she does!  She is so very talented and puts a ton of detail into everything that she does…. Anyway, so one day out in California, we got to talking and I gave her a few copies of my Cricut A to Z. One for her to let me know what she thinks and a few to give away {Read More}

Birthday Cricut Creations with Bensen’s Help

This is only a month past due posting, but I thought, better late than never! Jenavieve turned One right before Christmas, so Bensen and I made her a little crown with the Cricut.  Thought you might like to see some pictures of Crafting with Bensen and the Cricut Bensen Loved to Cut! We selected “Bithday Girl” and the Tiara  from Storybook Cartridge We used Best Ocassion Glitter Cardstock of in Pale Yellow for the Tiara Base. Cut out Birthday Girl {Read More}

Design Team Casting Call for Above Rubies Studio

Here are the details if you are interested in becoming a Design Team Member for Above Rubies Studio. There are three different types of Design Team Members that we are currently casting for.  Simply fill out the application at and let me know which position you would be most interested in.  You will need to inlcude at least two scrapbook page layouts, one card and one or two of anything else you would like to share that really shows {Read More}

Glue Foil in the Cricut Video

I have to be honest and say I am not overly excited about how this card turned out – but I AM overly excited about the product – I left it on the floor and decided to post it anyway. Don’t be too hard on me because the whole design isn’t my best work – BUT really seriously – this PRODUCT is SOOO worth checking out! You’ll love it! I am going to do a few more projects with {Read More}

Live UStream Prizes – WINNERS

Live UStream Prizes – Comment to Win! Here are the winners from tonights LIVE Cast Cricut A to Z – #83 – Marigrace I would love to win one of your DVD’s…I need to spend more time learning about my cricut! Cricut A to Z – #24 – Sandyh50 – You did a great job at Ustream and so did Sean! Thanks for all you do! Bottle Caddy from – #116 Sherry B. Thanks for your hard work & {Read More}

Winners from while I was at CHA

Winner of the Surprise Box is number 122 out of 467 – Christa H. “Can’t wait to hear all about the new stuff. Thanks!” Winner of The Fiskars Leaf Punch 379 out of 411 – Linda “What a fun punch. They are so great to work with. I love the way they look on cards and scrapbook pages. Thanks” Winner of Couture Cardstock 399 out of 441 – Kammy “Would love to win some cardstock. Enjoy your vids, subbed on {Read More}