Remembering the Reason for the Season

And His name shall be called Wonderful!

A Sweet Nativity Scene

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Baby Jesus in His manager, with His mother, Mary, and father, Joseph, is the true symbol of Christmas in our house. I found this freebie on Melonheadz. It was so much fun to colour with my Copic markers! Of course, I had to add a little sparkle even to the manger scene! Here’s the inside verse…

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And that’s it, sweet, simple and sincere!

2 thoughts on “Remembering the Reason for the Season

  1. I bought my daughter the cameo for Christmas. And today we decided to experiment with scrapbook paper. She wants to do a script monogram in vinyl but wanted to practice on paper first. We set the blade at 2— went through 2 pieces of paper and al the blade did was a bunch of scratching– no discernible cuts and certainly not a monogram! And the paper stuck so badly to the mat that it was very difficult taking it off. What are we doing wrong?

    • Hi, Karen,

      Sorry it took me so long to reply to you, but every January I am flooded with questions about Cameos–I guess they are a very popular Christmas gift!!

      When you are cutting scrapbook paper or card stock, you should have your blade set at thickness 6, speed 3, thickness 33. A blade setting of 2 is for very thin media. As for your sticky cutting mat, I know!!! They are so sticky when they are new that they are impossible to use. What I usually do take a an old t-shirt, towel or face cloth and press it onto the mat and pull it off. Do this a few times and your mat should be good to go. Believe me, the mats lose their stickiness very quickly!!

      I hope this helps. Come on back, anytime, if you have more questions!!

      Happy crafting,

      Hi, Pat,

      So glad you found some help on my blog. Congrats on your new Cameo! You will definitely fall in love with it!!

      Happy crafting,

      Gloria
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