The Olympics is a big deal in my family. Summer, Winter, we don't care; we love it all! We put up decorations and gather from around the country to watch the Opening Ceremony. When the 2020 Games was postponed last year, we were sad. But at least Tokyo 2020 wasn't cancelled outright. So what if we ... Read More about Decorating for the Olympics
Over the past few weeks, I've done a few projects involving Converse sneakers. First I had a client who needed giant Converse silhouettes for a suicide awareness event called "A Walk Towards Hope". I made three big sneakers...and couldn't resist trying them on. A few days later, another ... Read More about C is for Converse
My brother in law does obedience training and testing with his German shepherd. Zelda has earned a few ribbons by this point and Jeremy needed somewhere to put them. He asked if I can make a cork board. Hmmm... I've never cut cork, but I know my machine can. Let's give it a try! I ... Read More about Working with a new material — Cork!
I've done several box orders over the past few weeks. First up: Microsoft Workplace Analytics. I did a few test cuts to see which option they preferred. The final box was 100% engraved. It looks super sharp! My ... Read More about A few boxes
I created some cardboard houses at the request of a friend in the mortgage industry. She wanted a house-shaped box to use as closing gifts. The box part came together really easily. I drew it in Illustrator and used B-flute cardboard. ... Read More about Cardboard Houses