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Embroidered Mesh Word Art for Nursery

Embroidery was one of my very first crafting loves.  So, when I was invited to try out a new product from DMC I jumped at the chance.  This new stitchable mesh is so amazing and gives me a fun new medium to create on! They also have stitchable cork and cork with gold flakes!  I was able to get my hands on some of that too and I can’t wait to play with it. When I was thinking about what…

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Springtime Felt Flowers

It’s always this time of year when I start itching for warmer weather and sunshine.  We seem to always have a warm spell that gets our hopes up, which is quickly followed by colder weather and snow.  So, until spring gets here for real- I decided to create some sunshine of my own and make this fun springtime floral frame.  It’s just the right colors for my living room and it might just live in there all year round. These…

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Flower Art Piece made with Cricut Explore- and a video

Today we’re going to discuss this art piece I created for my girls’ room.  I’m not going to lie- it took a bit of time and some playing around to get just the right feel.  I made a lot more flowers than I ended up using and adjusted the sizes of some, either before I cut them out- or by leaving out some of the petals to make it a bit smaller. The flowers come from a few different Image…

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Dimensional Art using the Cricut Explore

*This post is another in a series of posts detailing projects in my Girls’ Room Makeover as part of my entry in the Cricut Design Space Star finals. Today I wanted to share with you the details on how I created the art to go in the reading nook.  I started by looking for a quote to put in the large frame.  I chose one from “Oh The Places You’ll Go” by Dr. Seuss.  So, to keep with the theme…

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Dream Marquee sign DIY

This is another post brought to you by the Cricut Design Space Star Finals. This week I revealed the full makeover I did on my girls’ room as my final project in the Cricut Design Space Star contest.  And this is the first of many projects I’ll be sharing with you over the next few days. Up first- the Dream Marquee Sign Honestly, this project ended up being nothing like the project I started out  making.  I was attempting to…

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