DIY Gift Card Holder - Maritza Lisa. Click through to design your own gift card holders on Silhouette Studio. Click through for this DIY and Crafts tutorial

It’s been a busy few weeks, but I wanted to share my DIY Gift Card Holder with you. This is the last week of school and lots of activities for my boys especially for my little 5th grader heading off to Middle School. As a way to say thanks, we decided to get the teachers, bus driver and crossing guards gift cards from their favorite stores. To add a homemade touch, I designed my own gift card holders and topped… Read more »

I’m always looking around for gift tags for last minute gifts, so I thought I’d replenish my stock with these cute DIY Thanks Gift Tags. The free shape of the week from Silhouette also came in handy. This Girlfriend Letter Set is perfect lettering for the tags, and only free this week, so go grab yours and let’s make some cute tags together! 

This DIY Transparent Desktop Calendar has been on my list of things to try for quite some time. I’ve hesitated because I was not sure I can pull it off. I knew which materials to use, but I kept putting it at the bottom of the list. Yesterday, I just decided to do it. If it did not work, so be it. My focus was to just put some joy in creating. Lesson learned? Another reminder for me to harness the… Read more »

DIY Easter Postcards (Free Printable) on Maritza Lisa - Create your own postcards and send them off for Easter with this easy tutorial. Click through for your copy!

Easter is fast approaching, but it’s not too late to send out sweet notes to loved ones who are not able to spend the holiday with us. I’ve got you covered. These DIY Easter Postcards are perfect for short, handwritten notes. To make these, all you need is some patterned cardstock, my free (PDF) download and a printer. Let’s go make some postcards!

How To Change Background Colors In Silhouette Studio - Maritza Lisa: A quick and easy tip on how to use this free software to make pretty patterned paper with colored backgrounds. Click through to make your own!

I love paper. I love patterned paper. I’m always printing paper and stashing them away for future crafty projects. Today, I wanted to share a tip (ooooh – a Tuesday Tip!) on how to easily change background colors in Silhouette Studio. There are times when I do not have the right shade of colored cardstock that was bought in a craft store, so what do I do? I change the background with these simple tools! Read on for the full… Read more »