Wednesday, April 25, 2012

A Teacher's Gift and a New Design Team for me!

Thought I'd share this super quick teacher's appreciation gift with you.   I started with an SRM Press candy tube and a sheet of SRM stickers.    

Using my Cricut Expression 2, I cut the pencil shape and assembled it, which brings me to my new Design Team announcement. I assembled it using Helmar Adhesives, as I usually do, but I am now a designer for Helmar Products.   Stop over at the Helmar Blog and check out the rest of the amazing Design Team!

I love Helmar products and am thrilled to be designing for them.  For this particular project I used the Helmar Acid Free glue to assemble the pencil image, then I adhered it to the tube using Helmar clear Zap Dots.  

I took Hershey's Hugs candies and added a '12 using a circle punch and the round '12 stickers from my sheet of SRM stickers- year of memories.   I also added a {hugs} sticker to the tube.

This is a seriously easy project that's suitable for any teacher.

Cricut Expression 2
Cricut Recess cartridge
SRM Press Stickers and tube
Helmar clear Zap Dots
Helmar Acid Free Adhesive


  1. Cindy, this is so cute!! Your imagination has no bounds.

  2. COngrats on Helmar - I look forward to working with you!

  3. Such a fun idea! That would make a great party game too! Love it!

  4. Congratulations on your new team!


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