Do you have a Cricut machine? If you answered no, then you really should consider why not? For scrappers, crafters, anyone planning parties or gatherings or if you just want scrapbooking embellishments, these little devices are the perfect die cut machine for creating amazing letters, shapes, and so many other embellishments. There are a few different varieties of the Cricut machine, some which are perfect for hobbyists and then others that rival any commercial grade die cut machine.
The smaller Cricut machine, the Personal Electronic Cutter machine, works well for hobbyists. It can create hundreds of letters and designs that come in sizes from one inch to over five inches! Obviously any hobbyist or crafter would love to have such a machine, and it would make a perfect gift for anyone. Larger Cricut machines, like the Expression or the Create machine, are great for those more serious about their die cut projects whether they be for scrapbook albums or party decorations. They are also great for teachers to use for classroom decorations, as well as being perfect for parents who homeschool their children! The 12×24 inch mat can be used to make shapes and letters up to 2 feet large! Imagine the beautiful letters, banners, decorations, centerpieces, and other items you could get with a Cricut machine like that.
When you purchase additional cartridges for your Cricut machine you’ll have even more choices of die cuts available. You can even buy cartridges that have many licensed characters like Hello Kitty, Disney and Sesame Street. Imagine what fun the kids would have creating their own Hello Kitty characters and shapes or cutting out their favorite Disney and Pixar characters as well! And for the grownups there are home décor shapes available for a Cricut machine, as well as many perfect for other scrapbook pages. These include beach scenes, sports, holidays, wedding, and even indie art that includes skills, guitars, and flames. No matter what kind of craft or scrapbook project you are working on, you’ll find something just right for it with cricut expression machine!
Once you have designed your pages with your Cricut machine, you can also use covers and binders that will be perfect for your scrapbook albums. Your cricut die cutting machine couldn’t be more versatile.
If you can get a Cricut machine, consider it an investment for your hobby that will last a lifetime. The variety of die cuts and shapes available is nearly endless, and you are sure to enjoy it for many years to come!