How to Fix Die-Cuts Without Re-Cutting Them: Holiday Tuesday Tutorial

Cruisin’ fast through December already and I still have so many Christmas like projects to make and to share with everyone!  I hope you all enjoy this Tuesday immensely and feel blessed not stressed by the season upon us!   Today’s tutorial is a wintery Christmas themed Scrapbook Layout, but I had a few snags with the Cricut Expression and my cutting mat!  Does that ever happen to you? You re-stick your cutting mat and end up tearing your delicate {Read More}

It Is Time To Change Your Life! JOIN ME!

 *EDITED POST* – EVENT OCCURRED LAST NIGHT RECORDED VERSION EMBEDDED BELOW! I am so excited about tonight and lots of things I have to share with your on my NEW Website and all new channel that is motivational, inspirational and a ton of fun! One of the number one questions I get asked is how did AboveRubiesStudio.com get started and how can I start earning money crafting and having a business that fits me and not be a slave to? Well, {Read More}

Day 12 Final Day of the Amazing 2013 Holiday Extravaganza!

Day 12 already!?!? Oh what FUN this has been!!! Did you have a BLAST with us??? I hope so! Fun isn’t quite over yet and do NOT forget about December 12 for the LIVE event 9:30pm Eastern Time! Not only will I be announcing all the winners – there is information and fun that is just going to completely change your life and I can not wait to share!     Final Day of EVERYTHING on Sale at shop.AboveRubiesStudio.com   {Read More}

Day 11 2013 Extravaganza Creating Amazing Easy Giftcard Holders

Today’s Video – one of my favorite things to do!  Create envelopes with the Cricut Expression as gift card holders for awesome DIY embellishments on the front of your cards and adorable custom gift wrapping to take Gift Card giving to a more personal level! Take advantage of the most amazing deal we have offered all Black Friday Extravaganza!  Between the Pink Dies Bundle and THIS WOW! Check it out! Today’s Deal: 123 Card Makers Bundle Deal only $30.12   {Read More}

Day 10 2013 12 Days Extravaganza – Bulk Christmas Cards Quick

Create Easy Stamped Bulk Christmas Cards

Today’s Video features the Close to My Heart on the Go Workshop Kits.  These are GREAT for creating up to 15 cards with the envelopesat one time in super easy and fun ways!  I’m going to show you creating 3 different styles of cards, several stamping techniques and following the diagrams to create quick, easy cards in bulk for Christmas greetings!   Creating all 15 cards can be created in under 1 hours time when you follow the directions provided {Read More}

Day 9 2013 12 Days Extravaganza! Meaningful Holiday Cards and Howto DVD only $2.12

DIY Personalized Christmas stocking

Today’s Video: Christmas Stockings!!!  You know as cranky and “grinch-ish” as I get about certain things this time of year, there are still things that I love doing for my kids and still celebrate and have fun with certain traditions!  Holiday stockings are one of them and I like them because they can be very easy but fun and meaningful and they don’t have to be a huge messy hours long project.  While these three stockings are for a special {Read More}

Day 8 2013 Extravaganza! Howto Make Custom Gifts and Super Deal!

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Todays Video is SO stinkin’ fun!  I love it because there are so many ways you can run with this!  I’m going to show you several ways of making total custom and personalized gift sets from coasters and wine glasses!  We are going to use Craft Attitude and coaster blanks to create something meaningful and special in moments!  You can print ANYTHING you can imagine on this thin film, all you have to do is remember to print it in “flip {Read More}

Day 7 – 2013 12 Days Extravaganza Easy Scrapbook Layouts from Kits

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Today’s Video – Let’s get right to it!  I’m using the Close to My Heart Workshop on the Go Sparkle and Shine Kit! LOVE this Thing, You will too – You can shop it at my Close to My Heart Page here and go ahead and be inspired to scrapbook this season!   Today’s Deal: 123 Stampers Bundle a $150 value for only $30.12   Enter today’s Giveaway! a Rafflecopter giveaway Featuring something VERY Special from ME for today’s extra {Read More}

Day 6 2013 12 Day Extravaganza – DIY Gifts for the Holidays and CTMH Giveaway

Shop Origami Owl Living Lockets

Welcome to Day 6 of our 12 Days of Black Friday Extravaganza!!! I for one can not believe we are half way through the crazy! Here is another video doing some fun inking and stamping and the reason I decided to share this today was because our feature today is the 123 Stamp DVD for only $3.12!!!  That’s less than it costs to make the DVDs!  Only on the 12 Days events will you ever find them THAT cheap and {Read More}

Bonus Random Post – Unconditionally Lyrics in Print or SVG Form

Katy Perry Unconditionally Lyrical Art BW

I was working on this tonight for a gift and I really thought that many of you might enjoy using this too!  You can use the file with your Silhouette Studio or just print it out – whichever works for you!  It’s a reminder that no matter WHAT UNCONDITIONALLY you are loved!  I adore Katy Perry in many ways I must say and just felt like sharing this with you all tonight!  Making Lyrical “Subway Art” like this completely on {Read More}