Tuesday, December 15, 2009

Nauvoo Temple Vinyl

I now have the Nauvoo temple done for Vinyl. This makes a great gift for someone getting married or sealed in the Nauvoo Temple. This can be sized to fit on a 12 x 12 tile or an 11 x 13 frame. We will personalize it to your order. To order, send me an email or you can also purchase from my Etsy shop.

Check out this blog!

You might want to check out this blog http://www.terriannhart.blogspot.com/ . This is my daughter's blog and she has some really cute things she makes and sells. She has just started her blog and is doing a GIVEAWAY. She's giving away a bag. You can choose from one of these styles.


You can see the bags in detail on her blog. She is offering THREE different ways to enter. Enter once or all THREE times!!! www.terriannhart.blogspot.com




Tuesday, December 8, 2009

Fun Hot Dog Sticks


Here is another customer picture. She was placing an order and had some extra vinyl. We had had them over for a bonfire and she had seen our hot dog sticks. She decided that would be a fun idea for Christmas presents for extended family. Here is how they turned out - CAute!



Saturday, December 5, 2009

And the winner is . . . .

THE CUNNINGHAMS To claim your prize, send your email address to me here within 30 days. I will send you an email with information about your $20 gift certificate.

Thanks to all of you who entered and left comments! We'll do another one before Valentine's Day so check back.

Thursday, December 3, 2009

Customer Pictures



I thought I'd post a couple of pictures from a customer. The top pictures says "Faith makes things possible, not Easy". The bottom pictures says "With God all things are possible". Thanks for the pictures Steph.

Wednesday, December 2, 2009

Giveaway Update

We'll be drawing for the giveaway on Saturday morning. Be sure to check back to see if you've won!!

Saturday, November 28, 2009

The Stockings were hung . . .

This is a fun way to hang your stockings if you don't have a fireplace. Add this cute saying to a board with pegs or hooks and hang your stockings in hope Santa finds them and fills them with all sorts of fun things! This one fits on a 36" long board.

Christmas Ideas


I can do these in a 12" or 24" length for $5 and $10 respectively. The vinyl can be removed after the holidays if you put it directly on the wall. Or add the vinyl to a hanging board or piece of tin. Hang with a ribbon on your front door.


Wednesday, November 25, 2009

GIVEAWAY - $20 Gift Certificate

Vinyl Express is having a GIVEAWAY! Leave a comment with your favorite item from my Etsy shop or my blog for an entry. For a 2nd entry, leave a comment on YOUR blog about my giveaway and send me a link to it. - The giveaway is for a $20 gift certificate from Vinyl Express. The winner will be drawn December 1st. Good Luck!

Thursday, November 12, 2009

Seasonal Tiles with Frame

There are 12 different tiles in this set. You can pop the tiles in and out of this cute little frame to celebrate the time of year - no matter what that may be!




Obviously, some of the tiles are repeated in the pictures, but I wanted you to see a closer view of the tiles and the frame.
These sell as a DIY set (decals and frame) for $20.00 + $5.00 postage. If you want a set already put together and ready to display - or give - the cost is $30.00 + $12.00 postage.
You can see these in my Etsy shop Here



Tuesday, November 10, 2009

Seasonal Tiles with frame



I am really excited about this post. Several months ago I saw and idea using 4 x 4 tiles that pop into a frame and can be changed for different seasons, etc. I hadn't been able to find a frame that would work. Then a friend from church showed me a set that she had. She let me borrow it so I could figure out how to make the frames. Here is the set I came up with. I've got the tiles done. I'm still working on the frame. (I need to make a trip to my Dad's house for that for his expertise.) I haven't even figured up how much they cost to make, but I couldn't wait to post the tiles. I'll post more pictures with more details and info in a couple of days.

(PS - if this picture is fuzzy - I'll try to fix it another day - it won't load for me and it won't let me upload a new one - love dial-up internet.)

Friday, November 6, 2009

Block Fonts

Here are some of our BLOCK fonts. As always, if there is something you are looking for, just ask. Chances are we have it, or we can get it.

Fun Fonts

These are some of our FUN fonts. As always, if there is something in particular you are looking for, just ask. Chances are we have it, or we can get it.


Script Fonts

Here are some of our SCRIPT fonts. As always, if you are looking for a particular font, just ask. Chances are we'll have it - or we can get it.


Ordering and Pricing Information

ORDERS

If you would like to order anything you see on the blog, you can simply send an email to caroll@thevinylexpress.com . Let us know the items you would like. We also do custom orders and group orders! If you aren't sure just what you want, we'd be happy to design something for you or help you decide on something "perfect"! We LOVE custom orders.

You can also order through our ETSY shop for your convenience.


PRICING

The items listed are priced as shown with special pricing for group orders. (Contact us for more information on group orders.)

For custom "vinyl only" orders, the rates are as follows:
$7.00 per Sq. foot letters 2.5" - 10" tall
$8.00 per Sq. foot letters 1.5" - 2.5" tall
$9.50 per Sq. foot letters .75" - 1" tall

***Please Note that not all fonts can be used for smaller letters.***

 If you don't see the pricing for the item you want, please email and we'll get the info right to you.

SHIPPING

We ship using USPS, First Class mail, or Priority mail depending on what the best option is. We try to keep costs as low as possible.

Always kiss me goodnight

I like this one a lot. I think it turned out great. If you are interested in this wall lettering, you can purchase it here. This comes in two pieces, and as always, you can chose your color or colors (as shown in this pic).


Friday, October 23, 2009

What do you do with a Fancy Monogram?

Put it on a refurbished milk can of course! I have a customer from Connecticut who had a milk can she wanted to redo for her front stoop. She asked if we could do a monogram without the name to put on the front of it. I said "Of Course!"
She was nice enough to send me a picture. It turned out great - right? Thanks again, Liz.

The monograms can also be added to a tile and displayed in your home.
This is the picture that another customer from Ohio sent me of her tile. It looks great on the top of her cabinets. Thanks Laura!
We would love to customize your monogram. Our most popular size is 10 x 10 and runs $7.00, but we can size it to meet your needs. Just email for custom sizing and pricing. Here is our listing on our Etsy shop.



Tuesday, October 20, 2009

New Christmas vinyls

Are you ready for some new Christmas decorations. I've been busy coming up with some ideas for easy blocks and tiles. Here are a few new ideas.








This one could be sized to fit your needs. If you want to put it on a tile (SO Easy!) or a block, we'll size it 10 x 10 - $7.00 or 6 x 6 - $5.00



This could go on a 2 x 4 block or a wall plaque. It measures 9 x 4 and comes in 2 different styles.
You can choose your colors - $3.50 for the vinyl.








These two are made to fit on 2 x 4 blocks. Paint your blocks the color you want then add the vinyl. $3.00 for the vinyl.

Monday, September 28, 2009

Fall Harvest Festival

I will be having a booth at the CMH Fall Harvest Festival Saturday, Oct. 4, from 9 - 3. Stop by and see me. Mention this post and receive 10% off your purchases and vinyl orders!

Gym Floor

On May 8, 2009, the seniors at Marion C Early High School were all excited for graduation day. As they arrived at school to take the bus to their Senior Breakfast, they were ushered into the school hallways where they joined the rest of the students in a "duck and cover" while they waited out the tornado force straight line winds that tore through the town. When it was all over, the field house where they were scheduled to graduate that evening, had holes in the roof and inches of water covering the floor. Unfortunately, graduation had to be rescheduled and the gym floor and roof would have to be replaced. The booster club came up with an amazing idea for the floor. They decided to sell pieces of the old floor as souvenirs, as well as offer personalization for those who would like it. They are going to auction off large pieces representing various teams that played on the floor. Here are a couple of examples of the boards.







Tuesday, July 28, 2009

Upcycle old windows!

BEFORE

AFTER

I had a custom order for a gal in Arkansas. She had some old windows that she wanted to turn into home decorations. She sent me a picture of one of the finished windows. It turned out great! She did a couple more for her parents and inlaws. I thought I'd share a photo that she sent me. Do you have any old items that could be upcycled into some amazing home decor? I'd love to help you with your vinyl needs!

Wednesday, April 15, 2009

This was a special order for a customer in Illinois. He was kind enough to send me a picture of the final product. He was happy with the outcome. I think it turned out great! Once again, a simple touch adds a big impact.




Easter Fun

I added this cute touch to a tin pail for my 1 year old grandson. It doesn't take much to add a little personality and make it more personal!


Fun Ideas

I thought I'd share a couple of fun ideas for using vinyl. You can use vinyl on SO many different things and dress up the ordinary and make it EXTRAORDINARY!












Thursday, February 12, 2009

Custom Orders



I thought I would share some of the recent custom orders I've done. These vases were done by Tisa Jackson. A talented crafter with a shop on Etsy. She requested a decal with her shop name to put on glass vases. This is what I came up with. They turned out great I think. We used a metallic silver for the vinyl and I think they turned out great. Check out Tisa's Etsy shop. She has some really cute items for sale including cards and mini clip board kits to use as birthday party crafts. Her shop http://www.tisascreations.etsy.com/

This window frame was done by a wonderfully talented woman in Canada. She wanted some quotes done for a couple of the projects she was working on. She also has a shop on Etsy. http://www.sempernova.etsy.com/ Here's what she has to say about her shop: " We rescue and restyle furniture and home decor that would otherwise be left for the land fill. Here you will see everything from unique window frames, interesting tables, chairs and stools and pretty much anything else we can salvage and reinvent into a beautiful new version of its original self." While Canada may be too far for you to go - check out her shop. You just might get some great ideas!

This woman wanted some vinyl done for her display backdrop. We worked up the flowers and lettering for her. It turned out great. http://www.thepolkadotdaisy.com/




Bright yellow to jazz up your windshield on your bright yellow car!!! She was very pleased with the way it turned out.







Another satisfied customer with the decal for his "Hog". This was a double layer decal. It looks great on the bike and the customer was very pleased with the results.