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GIVEAWAY #1

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I will be doing a GIVEAWAY of the "jingle bells/give thanks" lettering for blocks.  There is a great tutorial HERE It makes a fun gift or a great decoration for yourself.  

TO ENTER - each item gets one entry:  
Pin your favorite item in my ETSY shop on your pinterest boardLike my Facebook PageShare my Christmas in July FB postFollow The Vinyl Express on InstagramLeave a comment and tag friends - one entry per name tagged  Drawing will be held on August 1.


Squares!

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My daughter wanted some fun color blocks for her son's room. This is what she did. I think it looks so cute and adds some fun pops of color.

Holiday Fun...In August!

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So this week I have had some fun creating, not only one holiday craft but two! I guess it was double the fun because I made reversible blocks, Christmas on one side, Thanksgiving or Fall on the other. I got the Idea from Pintrest, but added my own little twist. I didn't just paint the blocks, I decided to use different patterned scrapbook paper and Mod Podge my blocks. 

From the beginning: I bought some paper at our local craft store, I bought the paper that has one design on one side and another design on the other side. This way I didn't have to buy as much paper...I know I am pretty cheap, but it did save me a couple of dollars!! 

When I got home I cut out the paper to fit the blocks, and put them in the order that I wanted them in. After I cut out the Christmas paper I used them as a pattern to cut out the Fall paper. I just traced around them and then cut them. I don't have a paper cutter, but I am sure that would be the easiest way to do it. 

While I was cutting out the…

Customer Photos

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Thanks for the pictures Suni!!  They turned out so cute.  For info on ordering the vinyl for these cute reversable guys, visit my etsy shop here.


Reversible Frankenstein and Pilgrim blocks!

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Vinyl sets for these fun reversible Halloween and Thanksgiving blocks.  The vinyl goes on opposite sides of the same blocks.  So once Halloween is over, simply flip the blocks around and you have a decoration ready for Thanksgiving.  What a fun idea.  You can purchase the vinyl for this fun craft in my etsy shop here.

WITCH blocks

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Fun vinyl for blocks.  Decorate your blocks with scrapbook paper and then add the vinyl letters.  What a fun Halloween decoration.  Thanks Suni for the finished project photo!  You can purchase the vinyl in my Etsy shop here.

New Christmas vinyls

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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.

Fall Craft Fair Items

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I have been busy getting ready for a fall craft fair. I've posted pictures. Paint colors and vinyl colors can be changed on any of these projects.


Family block. This is a 2 x 4 block measuring approx. The block is painted cream with dark blue on top, then sanded and edges distressed.
vinyl only - $1.25




All because two peple fell in love. 3.5" x 24" painted cream with dark brown vinyl in choice of Harrington font or _______. Comes with a sawtooth hanger.
Vinyl only - $5.00




We don't remember days we remember Moments. This board measures 3.5" x 20" and is painted chocolate brown with cream vinyl. It comes with a sawtooth hanger.
vinyl only - $4.00


Have yourself a merry little Christmas or Joy to the World blocks. These blocks measure approx. 5 x 5 and can sit alone on a shelf.
Vinyl only - 2.00


These cute little magnet boards stand in a 2 x 2 block measuring 7" long. The tin is 5 x 7 and comes with two magnets. You can easily change out your picture to d…

FALL Blocks

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These blocks worked up great! They are made from 2 x 4 blocks, painted and stained. They make a great addition to your fall decorations. Vinyl only: $4.00

Count your Blessings #15

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This shelf sitter is made from a 6" long 2 x 4 board. It's been painted light brown and edges sanded to give it an aged look. We used dark brown vinyl. It's a great reminder for any time of the year, but especially as the Thanksgiving season comes up. vinyl only: $1.00

Patriotic Stackers #012

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I finished this stacker the other day, in time for the 4th. I thought it turned out cute. It is made with (3) 2 x 2 blocks measuring 5, 7, and 9". They are painted red, white and blue with the edges sanded. They have a wire wrapped around them to hold them all together. Vinyl only - $2.00

FAMILY Blocks #011

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These blocks make a cute addition to a shelf! When they are all together they are 31" long and the tallest block is 8" tall. The blocks were all cut out of a 2 x 6.  They are painted light brown with dark brown letters. Vinyl only is $6.50.


Home is where your Mom is!

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Home is where your Mom is! #007
Vinyl only: $1.25
Home is where your Mom is #008 This one was done on a 9" long 2 x 2 block, painted black and sanded for the weathered look. We used beige vinyl.
Vinyl only: $.75