Having Fun in My Cricut Classroom

Back in April, when this whole “go virtual” thing started happening, I decided that it was time to start my online Cricut Classroom.  This idea had been lurking in my brain matter for months.  I’ve taught local Cricut classes for the past four years and wanted to find a way to teach more people, like you, how to use those wonderful machines you’ve invested in – thus the Cricut Classroom was born.

So what exactly have we been doing in my Cricut Classroom? Quite a bit!  We have been Covering Our Basics as we discover Design Space, create with images, and talk about all the features you can use.  Last week, the students learned how to create these magnificent shadowboxes using the Aurora Cricut Collection

Aren’t they just fabulous?! I love how those Aurora background papers make you feel like you are right in the middle of a mountain scene.  I was so proud when each of the students in my class posted their finished shadow boxes.  They all took what they had learned in the past three weeks and made some beautiful creations for their homes. 


Here are just a few of the comments that were made after class:

My 23 yr old son saw it and said he wants me to make some for friends. So there’ll be more practice for me. Really enjoyed this process, thanks Carrie.

Thanks for this fun project!

Got it done! Fun project. Thank you Carrie!


Today, we started working on a scrapbook page with an SVG title and three-dimensional flower. I chose to use one of Close to My Heart’s Free Stay At Home SVGs for my title backed with those adorable spring Mix-Ins papers. I am loving how my layout turned out and I can’t wait to see everyone’s finished projects.  

For those of you who are wanting to learn more about Design Space & how to use your Cricut machine, I would love for you to join us in the Cricut classroom.  You have multiple subscription options to choose from.  If you are just starting out with your Cricut machine, I have a FREE Class that I would like for you to consider joining. Each month, I offer a Cricut Basics Online class for new Cricut crafters where I teach machine set-up and Design Space basics in a private Facebook group.

When requesting to join the group, you will need to complete the questioner and agree to the rules before you will be approved to join.  Once you have taken the class, you can decide if you want to continue your Cricut learning in my Cricut Classroom.  

I would truly love for you to join us as we create each week with our Cricut machines. Feel free to comment below if you have any questions about my Free Cricut Classes or my online Cricut Classroom membership group. 

Some of the links in this blog post are affiliate links. By clicking on those links, and making a purchase, your are helping to support my small business. This is at no additional cost to you. Thank you for your support.

Welcome to Miss. Carrie’s NEW Cricut Classroom

One of my favorite things to see is someone in my Cricut class dusting off their Cricut  machine and start using it to create.  Many of you have enjoyed these local & online Cricut classes, and I have seen so many of you begin to enjoy my YouTube tutorials and weekend Cricut Retreats.  For the past five years I have taught so many of you each month how to use your machine, and now I am creating another opportunity for you to learn. 

Starting in May, I will be opening a Private Facebook group dedicated to all things Cricut where you can come and learn to create.  

Why Did I Create a Group?

I wanted to create an environment for you to come and learn how to use your Cricut machine with Design Space.  This “classroom” will be a place where you can join live classes, view all current and past tutorials, and have access to projects and printables. 

What Are the Perks of Being a Member?

  • Monthly Classes: Live Classes showing features in Cricut Design Space
  • Notifications of Updates: Learn all about Design Space updates
  • Project Links: Get Design Space project links to my exclusive creations
  • Q&A with Miss. Carrie: I will be LIVE weekly to answer posted questions.
  • Notifications of Specials & Freebies: Learn about sales, specials, & freebies
  • Printable Tips & Tricks: Create a notebook for your reference
  • Video Tutorials: Get access to my Cricut Tutorials before they post publicly
  • Local Classes & Retreats: Benefits for those who come to local classes & retreats

For those of you who are unsure about joining this group and would like to know more about how I teach Cricut classes, I am offering a FREE BASICS CLASS this month.  In this class you will learn how to set-up your machine and join a live classes with an overview of Design Space on the Desktop and in the App.  

Simply Click the link below and request to join this FREE Online Class taking place in a Private Facebook Group. 

Join My Free Basic Class

I am so excited about this New Cricut Classroom group!  I have so many projects to share with you and tutorials for you to learn from. 

Some of the links in this blog post are affiliate links. By clicking on those links, and making a purchase, your are helping to support my small business. This is at no additional cost to you. Thank you for your support.

Let’s Create Something Together

The days are starting to heat up around here, which means that the schedule starts to get full. I am sure that you are facing the same dilemma – Do I craft? Do I garden? Do I hide from the kids a little longer? Let me give you a solution.♥  I suggest a little more crafting time with me, this summer. I have multiple events coming up, and I would love to have you attend one of these local or online classes.

♥ Here is what You can Come Create 

MissCarriesCreations-USABlocksSMJune 24th ~ Come & Create Fourth of July Blocks
(I ONLY HAVE TWO KITS REMAINING)
Come create these adorable blocks to decorate your home
♥ SIGN-UP FOR THIS EVENT 


MissCarriesCreataions-ShakerCards-SM.jpgJuly 2nd – Online Shaker Card Class
Let me show you how to create three unique birthday cards using our Shaker Card products. Kits are available for purchase. Class takes place in a private Facebook group.
♥ SIGN-UP FOR THIS EVENT 


MissCarriesCreations-JulyCoffee&CardsJuly 6th ~ Coffee & Cards Stitched Vellum Flower Class
(I ONLY HAVE THREE KITS REMAINING)
Come and create three beautiful cards while enjoying some delicious drinks at Aunt Helen’s Coffee House. Let me show you how to use our Stitched Flower Dies with Vellum.
♥ SIGN-UP FOR THIS EVENT ♥


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July 19th & 20th ~ Scrapbook All Day Crop with Kris & Deb
Support the local SAVA group while spending a day cropping with friends.
♥ SIGN-UP FOR THIS EVENT ♥


MissCarriesCreations-DecoratingwithVinylJuly 18th Create with Cricut ~ Decorating with Vinyl
(I ONLY HAVE FIVE KITS REMAINING)
Let me show you how to use your Cricut machine to upload images and create decorations for your home with vinyl. 
♥ SIGN-UP FOR THIS EVENT ♥


 

IntotheWild-TotallyTechniques-Class.pngJuly 26th Totally Techniques ~ Stunning Stenciled Pages
(I ONLY HAVE SIX KITS REMAINING)
Let me show you how to use our Stencil Film & Exclusive Inks to create stunning background and embellishments for your pages. 
♥ SIGN-UP FOR THIS EVENT ♥


446634_origAugust 30th – September 2nd ~ Ladies Fall Crafting Retreat
Enjoy four days of crafting and relaxation at a Picture Perfect Place in Estes Park. 
♥ SIGN-UP FOR THIS EVENT ♥


As a Consultant, I have the pleasure of showing you new ways to use Close to My Heart products to create something new. Each workshop is full of crafting fun, yummy treats, and often there are prizes. You can view each of my event pages and see what I have planned in the upcoming months.

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Coffee & Cards
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Totally Techniques

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Create with Cricut

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Scrapbook All Day Crops

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Weekend Retreats

Please feel free to comment below if you have any questions about these events, or workshops you would like to see in the future.

 I can’t wait to see what you create!

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