Personalize Reusable Placemats with ScanNCut

Julie Fei-Fan Balzer, crafting expert and educator, is a paid consultant of Brother ScanNCut USA. It’s shockingly easy to make your own reusable placemats.   I used my ScanNCut to create a heart stamp and then I used a plastic fork to make it even better! I used iron-on vinyl to laminate my placemats, but you

Create Modern Art Inspired Foam and Felt Coasters

I love living near great museums full of fabulous project inspiration! While exploring a museum gift shop recently, I happened upon beautiful modern art inspired rubber coasters and placemats. I immediately wanted to try my hand at making something like that with my ScanNCut!  And so, I made these lacy layered felt and foam coasters; I’m so excited

Crafting a Fourth of July Celebration

From fireworks over San Francisco Bay to readings of the Declaration of Independence at Independence Hall in Philadelphia, America is getting excited for its 238th birthday! And families across the country are getting set to create memorable events, whether they’re backyard barbecues with friends or festive block parties. Veteran blogger and crafter Erin Bassett graciously