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Erin Bassett
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Artist | blogger | craft addict | believer | yoga lover | health nut
Interests: homemaking, friends, blogs, bible study, mixed-media art, spending time with family, scrapbooking, cooking/baking, screen printing with my yudu & a loooong list of other crafts, my cat & golden retriever
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Coffee is already great, but this makes it even better! This is a whimsical project that uses up all those remnants of fabric and felt that are in your stash and will be sure to bring a smile to people’s faces as they see them! Be sure to download the... Continue reading
Posted Jan 17, 2021 at creativitE by Erin Bassett
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Everything about this project is custom made -- what a great personalized project that could be given as a gift! And best of all, you can whip this up quickly as a last minute gift. Join me and other makers on the Brother Crafts Facebook page for more ideas for quick holiday gifts on Friday, December 18th at 12 noon EST...or catch the replay later... Continue reading
Posted Dec 17, 2020 at creativitE by Erin Bassett
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Are you like me and run out of gift tags at midnight when wrapping holiday presents? I always need some extra gift tags this time of year for those extra Christmas gifts I pick up. These literally take just a couple of minutes to print, cut, and stick on your... Continue reading
Posted Dec 16, 2020 at creativitE by Erin Bassett
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It's still warm and sunny here in SoCal, but seasons are changing and it’s time for the holidays! Bring some joy into your home with this fun project. Jazz up one of those word signs you can find in both home and craft stores by making these cute mittens and... Continue reading
Posted Dec 5, 2020 at creativitE by Erin Bassett
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We're having a heat wave in Southern California this Labor Day weekend, so it's the perfect time to whip up these coasters and an ice bucket. These cute coasters can be personalized with the initial of each guest for them to take home with them, or you can put your family initial on all of them to create a set... Continue reading
Posted Sep 5, 2020 at creativitE by Erin Bassett
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Like many of you, I’ve been busy making face masks lately. I knew I needed to make a lot of them and use up some of my fabric stash (such a great stash buster!) but I didn’t just want to whip up a bunch of them and then be frustrated... Continue reading
Posted Apr 9, 2020 at creativitE by Erin Bassett
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Get ready to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day by making a shamrock banner. This banner can be made so it is displayed horizontal or vertical. Make sure you download the free ScanNCut cut files below by clicking on each of the photos and you can watch how to assemble it HERE.... Continue reading
Posted Mar 6, 2020 at creativitE by Erin Bassett
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I know I need another WIP (work in progress) like a need a hole in my head, but I miss crocheting and thought this would be an easy way to have a little project to play with every month... Continue reading
Posted Feb 14, 2020 at creativitE by Erin Bassett
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It's the day you can let all of the women in your life feel your love and support for them. Traditionally this happens on February 13th...but I think any day we can uplift each other would be a great day to celebrate! If you need to whip up a quick... Continue reading
Posted Feb 13, 2020 at creativitE by Erin Bassett
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Just a head’s up that this calendar project cut-file freebies have been updated for 2020!... Continue reading
Posted Jan 12, 2020 at creativitE by Erin Bassett
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Do you know someone with a December birthday that always gets their special day eclipsed by winter holidays? Make them this birthday card to let them know you care... Continue reading
Posted Jan 12, 2020 at creativitE by Erin Bassett
Ever get scans that have extra marks or have a mat error when loading it into your ScanNCutDX? Here’s how you get to the scanner to clean it! Of course, if your still having any issues be sure to contact Brother’s customer service...they’re great! Disclosure: Erin is a paid consultant... Continue reading
Posted Sep 30, 2019 at creativitE by Erin Bassett
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The summer’s wrapping up and it’s time for the kids to head back to school! Here’s a quick way to celebrate, whether it’s for their teacher or for them. Supplies: ScanNCut Machine and Accessories ScanNCutCanvasWorkspace (Free!) Red Craft Vinyl Green Craft Vinyl Grid Transfer Sheet Cardstock for the flag: Blue... Continue reading
Posted Sep 7, 2019 at creativitE by Erin Bassett
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Is the winter blahs getting you down? Make way for springtime with this cute piece of home décor. It could easily take the place of a wreath on your front door or be used inside or outside your home. Video on how to create this project: https://youtu.be/CKZCjhpdpNg Supplies: ScanNCutDX Machine... Continue reading
Posted Sep 7, 2019 at creativitE by Erin Bassett
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Every summer I try to enrich my life somehow. This summer, I'm choosing to watercolor daily, even if it's just something quick. I wish I could keep up the habit to do something creative everyday year round, but I alway end up falling off the wagon when life gets busy.... Continue reading
Posted May 20, 2019 at creativitE by Erin Bassett
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This is a fun craft to do with kids and is perfect for gift giving! You can personalize the colors and designs for each recipient and be as creative with it as you want to be... Continue reading
Posted May 20, 2019 at creativitE by Erin Bassett
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Get ready for Easter, it’s almost here! This spring project help get your home ready to celebrate and is a different twist on a standard wreath. Supplies: ScanNCutDX machine and accessories 12” x 12” White Vinyl 3” x 7” White Vinyl 5” x 12” Light Pink Vinyl 5” x 12”... Continue reading
Posted Apr 14, 2019 at creativitE by Erin Bassett
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Not only is it National Craft Month, but today is International Women's Day, so it only makes sense to take some time to art today! I played around and used my ScanNCutDX to create a new piece of artwork for my studio... Continue reading
Posted Mar 8, 2019 at creativitE by Erin Bassett
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{sponsored post} Award show are upon us…are you having a watch party? Here’ some easy to make pieces that will jazz up your get together and personalize basic party décor. Go from boring to glamours! Continue reading
Posted Feb 23, 2019 at creativitE by Erin Bassett
She's going to love the DX machine Carla! Have you tried unzipping it with WinZip or similar program/app? ScanNCut files are .FCM so once they are unzipped you will need to use CanvasWorkspace to see them.
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Tis the season for fun and whimsy! These antlers are fun to make since you can dress them up and embellish them any way you want. I can just picture someone making personalized ones for their whole family and then taking family photos for holiday cards…too cute! Supplies: • ScanNCutDX... Continue reading
Posted Dec 10, 2018 at creativitE by Erin Bassett
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Fall is a great time to refresh your home décor! While this sign may look like it took a lot of work, thanks to the ScanNCutDX Roll Feeder it was a piece of cake! Here's a video of how I made it, and the written instructions are below. Supplies: •... Continue reading
Posted Nov 11, 2018 at creativitE by Erin Bassett
Good idea! I'd recommend checking out the new ScanNCutDX...it's amazing!
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If you follow me on Instagram, you saw that I recently visited the Whatever Craft House in Newton, Kansas for the Creative Soul Camp retreat with Stephanie Ackerman. “Finally, brothers, whatever is true, whatever is honorable, whatever is just, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is commendable, if there is any excellence, if there is anything worthy of praise, think about these things.” ‭‭-Philippians‬ ‭4:8‬... Continue reading
Posted Jul 30, 2018 at creativitE by Erin Bassett
You can make an account on ScanNCut Canvasworkspace even if you don't have a machine...try it out and see if you like it!
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