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Silhouette Cameo

Get Started with the Silhouette Cameo

Looking to get your craft on? Look no further than the Silhouette Cameo! The software and machine help you create your own designs, using images, different fonts, shapes, and your imagination! The Cameo machine cuts a wide range of materials like fabric and adhesive or heat transfer vinyl. With super, easy to use cut settings […]

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Email Etiquette Tips and Tricks

I use email pretty much every hour of the day and feel like I’ve learned some tips and tricks along the way that I would consider proper etiquette when sending messages. I thought I would share them with you here, in hopes that they help you develop good emailing habits or break a bad one […]

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Spooky Crafts with Creativebug

It’s almost Halloween! I don’t know about you, but 2020 seems to be an endless Halloween full of more tricks than treats. Luckily, the Niles-Maine District Library has an online resource called Creativebug, which includes more than 1,000 arts and crafts video tutorials taught by recognized design experts and artists. Creativebug also gives you a […]

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Chat Away Your Virus Blues

Whether you are self-isolating or social-distancing, you can still keep in touch with friends, family, and colleagues with video chats.  Host a virtual happy hour, say hello to your loved ones at a nursing home, start a book club or a group workout, catch up with your parents, host a family reunion – the possibilities are limited only […]

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