Easy Rainbow stamped card 1
Happy Tuesday! 🙂 I saw this video by CTMH on Facebook (link below) and it was the inspiration to do a rainbow card with the dizzy circles set because it’s just soooo fun!  Its not the “same” as what CTMH did – but you’ll get the idea! 😉   I really just wanted to […]

Easy Rainbow Stamped Cards Say Hello, I Love You, Thinking ...


stamped washi tape tutorial 2
I decided to use my new Close To My Heart Water color pen on a scrapbook layout with the all new Blossom Cardmaking Workshop on the Go Kit  I like picking up a few of these kits and using them for both cards and layouts and enjoying the benefits of […]

Watercolored Scrapbook Layout


Easy Custom Tshirts in seconds 1
While this isn’t a traditional “in studio” Tuesday Tutorial.  I thought it was pretty fun to take my teenaged brother to a craft store and then make a REALLY Easy Custom DIY Tshirt with him for his Air-Soft Team that he plays on.  Now, while I personally am not a […]

Shopping and Crafting with Teen Brother!



ARS Plan 1
  First of all, I need to THANK YOU for all the love and support to AboveRubiesStudio since 2009! Thursday night with Tanner and Courtney was kinda huge for me!  I left a few “cats out of the bag” and really laid out how important decision making is in the […]

The Heart, The Mission, The Plan!


GoModestly Bracelets 7
Many of you who have followed AboveRubiesStudio.com for a long time – know me pretty well and how I operate and believe in asking in faith and believing even when you don’t know the how – just know your why with faith and somehow you’re blessed with the desires of […]

A Little Story of Inspiration & Thanks!!!


Hopscotch Scrapbook 12x12 LayoutsEasy 6
All of everything coming up in April – I’m just jazzed up, pumped up, excited!!!  And I HAD to take this ONE LAST opportunity to share the Hopscotch Workshop on the Go in a scrapbook layout before it’s gone for good because this stamp has found a place in 8 […]

Where DO You Want To Be?



NewbornBaby 2
Happy Tuesday Tutorial Day Friends! I was excited to create a few 10 minute scrapbook layout pages today!  So I wanted to record and share this one with you and you can start cranking out amazing pages and have fun with brights colors, elements and easy balance!!! Last Chance to […]

Easy 10 Minute 12×12 Scrapbook Layout


Happy Day 5
Hey all Happy Tutorial day!!! This is a tutorial and color scheme I’ve been inspired to play with for a little while now and add a pop of color with ink under an awesome metallic gold embossed stamp!  This card is really simple to recreate and you can have fun […]

Layered Ink Color Metallic Embossing and Sequins


I'm in love 20
I’m IN LOVE!  That’s RIGHT – I SAID IT – I’m In LOVE!  (Ok, not really the way I want to be in love because I don’t really snuggle with it at night – BUTTTT… <3 😉 ) I am going to share a TON of stuff today and a […]

Weekend House Flip, New Craft Space and I’m IN LOVE!



Would you like to Win This? 60
So I have been hyping up getting this awesome Lagoon Tote for Free by Joining CTMH this month – but the thing is – I HEAR YOU – and I want to offer it to a lucky and loyal customer of AboveRubies as a PRIZE!  I also thought why not […]

Want to Just WIN Something Instead?


Precious Gems 12
I have to be honest with everyone because I really think it’s what I’m going to do!  There is TOO much NEW stuff, Cute Stuff and AMAZING stuff PLUS such a savings – I don’t think I can ignore it!!! I’m going to have to sign my daughter up, or […]

Confession: My HONEST Thought About It!


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I had a lot of fun making a few embellishments for the layouts I will be working on from the Hawaii trip!  I’m so excited to share a lot more with it, but for now, I’m going to show off some fun tips and embellishments you can create at home […]

Easy and Fun Glitter and Sequin Backgrounds & Embellishments



Get your FREE Tote!
Today is a Day I have been excited to share for over a YEAR now!  It’s March 1st and I have a LOT in store for you and something I believe is truly going to give you a GREAT starting place to launch yourself into something incredible and be a […]

Today is the Day! Excited to Share! Start Now!


Easy Valentines Day Card Thinking of You Love 10
Sometimes quick cards can be the most beautiful and just as meaningful!  Even though Valentine’s day is “over” – the Love we share goes on year around! Send a note to say I’m thinking about You or I love You today – but you need to hurry if THIS inspires […]

Thinking of You A Little Easy Love Quick Handmade Card


Throw Away The Toothbrush 7
Here is a TNT Tip for you today! Toothbrushes and crafting – they make a pretty awesome fun tool for inking, brushing, edging and more! 🙂 Check it out!   Have a favorite Crafting Tip!?  Send it in and I will feature it for you! Enjoy the Moments!

Wait! Don’t Throw Out That Toothbrush Yet!



CTMH 2015 Hawaii Trip Earners 3
Aloha!  We are BACK from Hawaii!  WOW what a trip and YES I missed you all!  Thankfully I have got to tell you a little bit about the trip, share a few pictures and INVITE  YOU to come on the NEXT trip!!! Our next trip is going to be an […]

Aloha and Mahalo O’hana: Wanna Come on the Next Vacation?


Thank you SO MUCH 4
I was anxious to record a new video for everyone since the last week+ of crazy and I wanted to share a Give Thanks or Thank You card that I made.  Pretend I made it just for you – because I can’t thank you enough for the love, support and […]

Thanks Card with a DIY Chalk-Like Mist