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Cricut Easy Press Snowflake Ornament Tutorial

Melissa Bastow

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Cricut Easy Press Snowflake Ornament Tutorial

Here's a tutorial video on how to make a wooden ornament with a Cricut Easy Press Mini and some opaque heat transfer paper!  The video even includes ALL of my foibles and mess ups!! And here are the step by step instructions (includes links to supplies): 1- Print clipart on opaque heat transfer paper using a regular inkjet home printer.  (Make sure to print it the right size!)  And cut it out carefully.  I printed mine a tiny bit smaller than 1.5" and used a circle punch to get it perfectly round. 2- Peel the backing off the paper while...


Making Halloween Kitchen Towels with a Heat Press

Melissa Bastow

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Making Halloween Kitchen Towels with a Heat Press

This afternoon I got together with a few of my friends to heat press designs onto some kitchen towels for Halloween. I'm going to start having regular crafting afternoons and wanted to start with something simple and easy - and this was PERFECT! Here's is exactly what we did, so you can do it too! I printed some Halloween images before people came so it would be all ready. And then I made a sample so they could see what we'd be doing. And I put out some flavored hummus and cookies because you can't have craft time without treats -...