Personalize a Birthday Card with a Surprise Banner Inside

Julie Fei-Fan Balzer, crafting expert and educator, is a paid consultant of Brother ScanNCut USA.   My Father recently had a Western-themed birthday party.  I figured that I therefore needed to make a Western-themed birthday card! And here it is: I used painted and stamped scrapbook paper to create the boot and text. Here’s what

Making a Birga-Box!

My sweet friend Birgit came to visit New York from the Netherlands.  Knowing she was coming, I wanted to make her a little something I’m calling a Birga-Box.   A totally fun gift that looks just like her!  If you glued a piece of acetate or plastic behind the face you could totally use these boxes for

Tips & Tricks with Julie Fei-Fan Balzer

I genuinely love the Brother ScanNCut. I use this machine all the time at home and on the set of Scrapbook Soup to create fabulous projects. In using the machine so often, I’ve gotten to explore its diverse functions for cutting both fabric and paper, and found ways to add special elements like scanning in

Personalize Your Wedding with the ScanNCut Machine

Wedding season is in full swing and the trend in celebrations today is personalization. Couples are choosing unique ways to express themselves, showcasing their creativity and style. For the crafty couple, this is an opportunity to shine and have fun. Thanks to our ScanNCut experts who have shared instructional videos on how to create projects