Photo Projects in Silhouette Studio Made Easy (just drag & drop!)
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Photo Projects in Silhouette Studio Made Easy
(just drag & drop!)

Do you ever create photo projects in Silhouette Studio? Whether you’re working on a digital scrapbook page, designing a printable transfer, or crafting 3-D objects, using photos in Silhouette Studio is actually quite easy. There’s no need to import them into your patterns folder or go through the process of opening a file – just…

Double-Sided Faux Leather Earrings Using the Xyron Sticker Maker
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Double-Sided Faux Leather Earrings Using the Xyron Sticker Maker

If you’ve read my tutorials on how to make faux leather earrings, you know I love using my Xyron Sticker Maker to make double-sided earrings. But sometimes it’s hard to visualize exactly how to put them together from a written tutorial, so I made a video just for YOU! Lycia EvanoffLycia is a lifelong crafter…

DIY Patriotic Earrings (and a FREE cut file!!!)
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DIY Patriotic Earrings (and a FREE cut file!!!)

Looking for a quick project to jazz up your 4th of July attire? How about these cute DIY Patriotic Earrings? They’re a great way to use of scraps of faux leather as well as leftover bits and pieces of Sparkleberry patterned HTV. (Yes, I do keep my scraps. They’re much too pretty to waste!!!) Lycia…

How to Create a Monogrammed Beach Towel using Premium DecoFlock (with bonus video!)
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How to Create a Monogrammed Beach Towel
using Premium DecoFlock (with bonus video!)

Hey there! This week I’m a guest contributor over on the Specialty Materials blog, showing you just how easy it is to make your own monogrammed beach towel. I hope you’ll go check it out! Lycia EvanoffLycia is a lifelong crafter whose goal is to help others find value, confidence, and joy in whatever they…

10 FREE (or almost free) Fonts for Foiling (and sketching too!)
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10 FREE (or almost free) Fonts for Foiling
(and sketching too!)

It’s no secret that I LOVE fonts! Font selection can make or break a project and it is often the most time-consuming part of my design process. Lately I’ve been focused on finding fonts that work with the Foil Quill. Whether your project is playful, formal, or somewhere in between, here’s a few that I’ve…

Using the Foil Quill on Vinyl: Custom Envelope Seals
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Using the Foil Quill on Vinyl: Custom Envelope Seals

May is the month for celebrations! There’s Mother’s Day, graduation, and end-of school activities (not to mention several birthdays in our family). And since my “baby” is graduating from college this month, we have that much more to celebrate! Celebrations mean invitations, cards, and thank-you notes. Even when a card is store-bought, I love to…

Mother’s Day Card using the Foil Quill and your Silhouette
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Mother’s Day Card using the Foil Quill
and your Silhouette

I’ve always loved the look of foil accents and the “wow” factor they add to a variety of projects. My daughter gave me a Minc machine a few years ago and it’s been put to good use, so when I heard about the new Foil Quill from We R Memory Keepers, I knew I had…

Beyond Faux Leather: Specialty Materials for DIY Earrings using your Silhouette Cameo, Portrait, or Curio
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Beyond Faux Leather: Specialty Materials for DIY Earrings
using your Silhouette Cameo, Portrait, or Curio

Like so many other Silhouette projects, DIY earrings leave plenty of room for creativity and individual expression. While faux leather is still very much on-trend, there is a wide variety of specialty materials that can be used to make earrings. After spending this past weekend at the Terri Johnson Creates Spring Retreat in Woodbridge, VA …

How to make a Memorabilia Shadow Box using your Silhouette
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How to make a Memorabilia Shadow Box
using your Silhouette

I met my husband on a blind date. He planned a pretty safe bet for the evening, taking me to dinner and a movie. Nineteen years later, we still go on dates and still love going to movies…and plays…and concerts! And being the sweet, sentimental guy that he is, I’m pretty sure he has saved…