Love 2 Pieces – Paper Scraps Layout

Paper Piecing and Mosaic Photos, that is what this Scrapbook Layout is all about. I used my Purple Cow Rotary Cutter to slice up my photos and some paper scraps to have fun with this layout that took just over 15 minutes to put together start to finish. I used Paper from K and Company, DCWV and Best Occasions.  I used my first white gel pen for scrapbooking to add some faux stitching on my scrapbook page.  I also really {Read More}

Winners from UStream List

Hey everyone! Thanks for all your comments and support with the Gypsy A to Z dvd that will be coming out mid-April 2010! We can’t thank you enough for all the positive letters, emails and comments we have received on Cricut A to Z and just can’t wait to do better this time around! 🙂 Let’s get down to choosing who the winners are for the following prizes!  I used Random.Org to select the winners of each of the prizes {Read More}

Give a Hoot and Just Because Cricut Cartridges

Provo Craft is coming out with about 100 new cartridges this year according to Jim Thornton CEO of Provo Craft.  I am really excited about this and scared to death of what it will do to my budget!! LOL As of right now, I still only have about 25 cartridges and yet I love them and use them for everything, since the Gypsy came out I have made so many different designs and changed images to make them look like {Read More}

Ustream from Today and Prizes to Win!

Here is the live feed from today For Your Chance to Win ONE of the following Prizes, Please Comment Below: Cricut Cartridge of Your Choice that is available at www.Craft-E-Crorner.com Above Rubies Studio Lanyard Gypsy Skin of Your Choice Cricut A to Z DVD A Pearl Pen and Glass Effect Pen Don’t forget to comment on Tammy’s Blog for your chance to win one of the Scrap Caddy’s from ScrapCessories and another chance to win one of the above prizes. {Read More}

Ustream 9:30am TODAY!

Don’t forget everyone, Tammy and I are going to do a live Ustream that will be recorded for later viewing at 9:30am Today!!!  So don’t miss it as we have some special prizes and chat about Gypsy A to Z and MANY other fun things and special announcements! TO FOLLOW AND WATCH THIS USTREAM – PLEASE VISIT BY CLICKING LINK BELOW: http://www.ustream.tv/channel/aboverubies A Little What’s Going On: Right now, it is 1:12am (est) we JUST finished the final filming – {Read More}

Casting for Gypsy and Design Studio DVD!

Hello again everyone! Wow what a LONG day Wednesday was!  Tammy and I just had so much fun today filming and creating, we just can’t wait to share with everyone what all we’ve come up with! 🙂 I wanted to let you all know TWO things 1) Friday February 19th, 2009 we are going to do a LIVE UStream at 9:30AM EST!  I know 9:30 is crazy early for some of you and really late for others, so we are {Read More}

Today Feels Like a Gypsy Day! Plus *Giveaway Alert!*

Hi Everyone! Thank you for all the comments and support of my husband and his Valentine’s Card he made for me.  It really was the best to get the card and to actually watch him make it later! 🙂  So fun and I thank you for the encouragement!!! 🙂 Well, today is the day!  Today is the day that Tammy Skinner (CricutCritters.com) and I finish filming…Dah Da Da Dahh…. Gypsy A to Z DVD!  YAYYYYY!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! So we are super stinkin’ {Read More}

First Time Cricut User – Making a Card

This is a different kind of video for today, but I think some of you will really enjoy the heart behind it. I am going to post a video by me later this week, but for today, I really wanted to share this video of my wonderful husband making me a card with the Cricut.  This was his first time ever using the Cricut, and while he’s seen my videos and watched Cricut A to Z, you have to love {Read More}

Cricut Serenade: Home Decor Foiled Frame

This was so much fun and so easy to make.  So showed some of this Glue Foil by Streuter.com before, but today I used Black Foil and Pink foil to make this really easy and beautiful Picture frame. The cartridge I used was from my new Serenade Cricut Cartridge.  The only other thing you need is something to apply the foil to and a way to heat the foil 🙂

Pennsylvania Snow Pictures

Here are a few pics from today so far – The snow is still coming down hard and we don’t really expect it to stop any time soon!  It’s Crazzzzyyyy! I really haven’t gotten much of anything done at all other than some postings – but you have days like this.  Today’s the best day for it – not much to do outside the house, and I figure most people that don’t work from home have a snow day – {Read More}