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Cardmaking with Central Park continued

Earlier this week, I told you about our amazing Workshop Your Way® Cardmaking Kits.  Each of these kits include supplies to make twelve handmade cards with easy-to-follow instructions and an exclusive acrylic stamp set. As you saw in my previous post, I used the Cheers to You Cardmaking Kit as inspiration for three other cards.  Today, I… Continue reading Cardmaking with Central Park continued

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Cardmaking with Central Park

Have you ever taken a few minutes to view the Workshop Your Way® Cardmaking Kits on my website? Each of these kits include supplies to make twelve handmade cards with easy-to-follow instructions and an exclusive acrylic stamp set. Did you know that you can use this product guide as inspiration for even MORE card designs? Let… Continue reading Cardmaking with Central Park

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You Are Awesome Card

Do you know someone who is just amazingly awesome? I believe that it is good to recognize those who have blessed you with their friendship, willingness to listen, and ability to tolerate you.  This week, I created a card that you can give those awesome people using the a sentiment and little girl image from… Continue reading You Are Awesome Card

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Father’s Day Card & Gift Box

Father's Day is right around the corner, and, since I enjoy giving you crafty ideas for holidays, I decided to create this Pinterest inspired "Apple of My Eye" card and gift box using the A Bushel & a Peck stamp set.  This fun four-inch card not only has a sweet saying on the outside, but it… Continue reading Father’s Day Card & Gift Box

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Fresh Air Cardmaking Workshop

I truly enjoy playing with paper to create original cards and treat boxes.  If you are like me, then this workshop is just for you.  On June 23rd, you will have to opportunity to make FOUR cards and this adorable little Fourth of July Treat Box using our New Fresh Air products. The deadline to register… Continue reading Fresh Air Cardmaking Workshop

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Beautifully Tea-Riffic Workshop

I am always amazed at all the new products that Close to My Heart creates for our Seasonal Expressions catalogs.   This month, we are featuring this adorable Beautiful Friendship collection full of fun florals, polka-dots, and tea images.  On May 19th, you can come play with this amazing collection of papers as we create a Tea-riffic Teabag Holder… Continue reading Beautifully Tea-Riffic Workshop

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Tuesday Tutorial

Spring has FINALLY arrived at my house, the Tulips are opening, and I am truly enjoying the stunning color popping up in my yard. Along with the seasonal change outdoors, the decorations in my home also change, and I begin scouring the internet for projects I can create. This week, I came across a Tulip… Continue reading Tuesday Tutorial

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Stargazer Workshop

Birthdays - everyone has them and some even enjoy celebrating them.  I truly feel that our Stargazer papers are the perfect patterns for recording birthday memories, so I decided to find a way to showcase these momentous occasions.  My April Club Kits will put you in a jovial spirit as you create a Birthday Blast… Continue reading Stargazer Workshop

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Watercolor Color Dare Card

For this week's Color My Heart Dare challenge, we are required to use Eggplant, Pewter, and Goldrush.  You would think that these colors wouldn't complement each other, yet, I found many examples in nature where these colors beautifully enhance one another.  For this challenge, I choose to create a simple card where the colors complement… Continue reading Watercolor Color Dare Card

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Birthday Time Blog Hop

Welcome to the Birthday Time Stamp of the Month Blog Hop where we will be featuring the March Birthday Time stamp set.  We all have birthdays to celebrate, and this set is has been created just for these annual celebrations. If you have come here from Vickie ODell’s blog, you are on the right path!… Continue reading Birthday Time Blog Hop