The one thing I really want to try but the machine can't do is emboss paper, and a month ago I wouldn't even have known what that meant, so I think I can live without embossing paper.
Anyway, I rolled up flowers yesterday and here is what I have, waiting for stems (that I think are scheduled to arrive today):
I also printed out some stickers. There is a bit of a backstory: Tim is making a strip-built kayak that got put on hold due to the PhD. But early on, he created a name for his future and still imaginary kayak-building company--Cody Craft, after our first and much beloved dog Cody. We had our nephew Stephen's gf at the time design a logo (she was a design major at the same college that Stephen went to, and Stephen is now 30 something so it was a while ago).
Fast forward! One thing the machine can do is called "Print and Cut" where you print out a design on a regular printer and put 'registration marks' on it, and then you load it into the cutting machine and it will cut out the design. So I made stickers with the Cody Craft logo:
The rock was almost white yesterday: