My new toy arrived this morning!!
It's a belated Christmas gift (from myself) that I found at The Scrapbook Cottage. The cuttlebug is a little embosser and die cut machine and for whatever reason, it's in very high demand. It was on back order so many times, I thought it would never arrive!
My Aunt Debbie made some gorgeous Christmas cards this year (and wouldn't you know it, I can't find the card to show you!) with her cuttlebug, and after a long conversation, I realized it was the one little thing missing in my paper-crafts paraphernalia.
I was playing around with it for a little while...albeit, I only have two embossing folders. I received the owl for free - how did they know about my obsession with owls?! :) Fortunately for me (but not my wallet) I live within walking distance from a Michael's; I surveyed the die cut/embosser folder stock before I purchased the machine. Let's just say: J-a-c-k-p-o-t.
I played around with ink, but I think I need to get the proper applicator and not use textured paper....that just doesn't look good.
There's a project that I will need it for, but you'll have to wait a little while before I can put up the post.
Have a great Family Day weekend!