By Richelle Naegle I recently got a hold of some new Embossing Folders that are unlike any other that I have ever seen. They are Interchangeable embossing folders by CGull this is the company that makes the fabulous rolling totes for Cricut machines. Here are the two folders they have released, thus far: Banner Interchangeable Embossing Folder This first is...
By Richelle Naegle Here is just one of the many fun images you can cut out with the Create A Friend Cricut cartridge. This is seriously one of my favorite new Cricut cartridges for scrapbook layouts. This cartridge has the cutest little people on it doing just about anything your heart can imagine and even if it isn't the perfect one you easily trade their hair or shoes or hats or what ever around and even sometimes just as simple as changing the color of the cloth to make it look totally different outfit to fit your needs. So if you have kids like me and love to make scrapbook layouts about them then you should add this cartridge to your list of must haves. I made this card for my son who is graduating from Kindergarten this week and I felt like this cute guy was very appropriate for him, and if your making this card consider cutting out two of the little guys one for the card and other for your scrapbook album. Two birds one stone! How to Make this Cricut Card The overall size of this card is 4" x 6" the background paper is some corrugated cardstock from DCWV. This is the first time I have used this type of paper and I actually like that is gives the card a lot of dimension without having to add a bunch of extra to it. The down side of this paper is that it only sticks where the paper is raised up. So you do have to use a lot of adhesive and something that will hold really well so it won't fall off. Continue reading
By Richelle Naegle Are you ready for your kids to be out of school? At my house that means less time for scrapbooking. Between the warmer weather, summer holidays, vacations and kids wanting to spend time making memories, I don't get much time to scrapbook. In the summer I generally do easy scrapbook layouts that I can put together in...
by Richelle Naegle There is about five days left to get your mother’s day projects done, so this week it’s time to get those Cricut mother's day cards done. For this card I wanted to do something none traditional something without flowers for Mother's day, maybe even something that would be perfect for a child to give to his Mom...