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Paper Layering Technique Blog Hop

Welcome to the Paper Layering Technique Blog Hop where we will be showing you a variety of paper layering techniques that highlight a few of our Close to My Heart products!  If you have come here from Maz Wood’s blog, you are on the right path! When you are finished reading, you can click on the link at the end… Continue reading Paper Layering Technique Blog Hop

Art Philosophy, Artbooking, Artiste, Artistry, Boy Layout, Close to My Heart, Cricut, Cricut Design Space File, Fall Scrapbook Layout, Family Layout, Father's Day Layout, Flower Market, Join My Team, Kit of the Month, Scrapbook Layout, Seasonal Expressions

A Father & Son Layout for October

As you know, I am a bit partial to outdoor layouts - the earthy tones, distressed edges, and muted color palettes.  This month, I am going off the rails a little with a Father & Son scrapbook page that is only available to my Kit of the Month Subscribers.  This “Father & Son”♥ kit comes ready-to-assemble… Continue reading A Father & Son Layout for October

Art Philosophy, Artiste, Artistry, Close to My Heart, Cricut, Fall Scrapbook Layout, Grandmother Layout, Heart2Heart Challenge, Heart2Heart Design Team, Heritage Album, Heritage Layout, Scrapbook Layout, Seasonal Expressions, Thin Cuts

Remembering the Little Things

A Heart2Heart Papercrafting Challenge It's all about the little things. The little things matter. We miss the little things when they are gone. This week, we are asking you to join us at Heart2Heart and share the little things that matter to you. Whether you choose to use our New Every Little Thing products or… Continue reading Remembering the Little Things

Art Philosophy, Awards, Close to My Heart, Cricut, Gifts, Holiday, Holiday Expresssions, Home Decor, Stamp of the Month (SOTM)

Giving Thanks Seasonal Trees Eclipse Frame

This week is all about giving thanks so today I am showing you one final home decor project that you can create for your guests this Thanksgiving.  If you haven't noticed, eclipse cards are very popular right now, so I chose to take it a step farther and create a whimsical framed piece of art… Continue reading Giving Thanks Seasonal Trees Eclipse Frame

Art Philosophy, Blog Hop, Card, Christmas, Christmas Card, Close to My Heart, Cricut, Holiday, Holiday Expresssions, Inked Background, Online Classes, Sale, Shimmer Brush, Thin Cuts

Merry Christmas Blessings Blog Hop

Welcome to the Merry Christmas Blessings Blog Hop where we will be featuring a multitude of Close to My Heart Christmas products.  🎄  If you have come here from Gina Brandstetter’s blog, you are on the right path! When you are finished reading my post, you can click on the link at the end to move to the… Continue reading Merry Christmas Blessings Blog Hop

All Occasion Card, Art Philosophy, Card, Close to My Heart, Color My Heart Dare, Fundamentals, Sale

Quick & Easy Tag Card

A while back, I bought the Tagged with Love acrylic stamp set and I have been itching  to use it for the Color My Heart Dare challenge.  I was so excited to see that this set was one of the exclusive stamp sets chosen to bring back for our July Stampaganza. This card is simple to… Continue reading Quick & Easy Tag Card

Art Philosophy, Blog Hop, Card, Close to My Heart, Cricut, Fourth of July, Stamp of the Month (SOTM)

Storybook Alphabet Blog Hop

Welcome to the Storybook Alphabet Stamp of the Month Blog Hop!  We will be featuring the July Storybook Alphabet stamp set, which is perfect for creating this patriotic Fourth of July card.   This acrylic stamp set has all 26 letters of the alphabet in a simple, leafy font and is a must-have for your collection.  If you have… Continue reading Storybook Alphabet Blog Hop

Art Philosophy, Artistry, Baby Layout, Close to My Heart, Fundamentals, Scrapbook Layout, Stamp of the Month (SOTM), Watercolor Paints, Watercolor Pencils

Hello Foxy Baby Layout

The June Stamp of the Month, Hello Foxy,  has three cute little foxes and I found them to be perfect for creating a page for my son's baby album.  I have been using our Whimsy Fundamentals papers for his album and this page will be a wonderful addition.  I designed this entire layout using  Cricut® Design Space, so,… Continue reading Hello Foxy Baby Layout

Art Philosophy, Close to My Heart, Easter, ShinHan Markers, Stamp of the Month (SOTM)

Easter Bunny Treat Bag

I love giving out little treats at Easter, and this bag was simple and fun to create using the Close to My Heart Easter Bunny stamp set.  You can alter this bag and make it your own creation by simply changing the colors, the stamps used, or by adding a name to the front flap.  I will… Continue reading Easter Bunny Treat Bag