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Holiday Cheer Blog Hop

Welcome to the Holiday Cheer Blog Hop where we will be featuring products from our Holiday Cheer monthly special. If you have come here from Darlys Recker’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 next blog. This blog hop… Continue reading Holiday Cheer Blog Hop

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It’s All About the Sparkle with H2H

Who doesn't love a little sparkle? Today, I am sharing beautiful Holiday Poinsettia Ornament on the Heart2Heart blog that is full of red & gold sparkle, and I have created a short process video showing you exactly how I made it.  If you love all that sparkles♥, why don't you share something you have created… Continue reading It’s All About the Sparkle with H2H

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Pink Trucks & Fall Leaves for the Color Dare Blog

Raise your hand if you just can't help yourself when you hear the word "vintage".♥ Personally, anything that reminds me of my great-grandparents and grandparents fills me with nostalgia. This week, for the Color My Heart Color Dare Blog, you have been given a palette of colors that reminded me of some vintage photos I… Continue reading Pink Trucks & Fall Leaves for the Color Dare Blog

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An Autumn Card in Wisteria

Falling in Love with Non-Traditional Colors  When we think of fall colors, we tend to lean towards the burnt orange, toffee, and deep olive tones, but I have this one friend who happens to love "all things purple"♥.  Thinking about her made me wonder, "What about fall in a shade of purple??"  We have this… Continue reading An Autumn Card in Wisteria

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Are You Ready to Learn Something New?

This week, while I am at the Close to My Heart Convention, I have decided to do a recap of some of my favorite tutorials♥ from the past year. Quite a few of you have joined me recently, so I figured that this was the best time to, not only share some great projects with… Continue reading Are You Ready to Learn Something New?

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A Bestie Card with a Watercolor Embossed Background

Last week, I created a tutorial showing you how to use our Flower Garden embossing folder to make an inked embossed background. This week, I am going to show you another way to use the same embossing folder♥ to create another type of background for your projects - one that uses our Watercolor Paints to create… Continue reading A Bestie Card with a Watercolor Embossed Background

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Celebrating Memorial Day with Color My Heart Dare

This week, at the Color My Heart Color Dare blog, we are remembering those who whom have fought in wars past and present. I hope that when you look at the inspiration board below, you are inspired to create something to honor those we have lost♥ and share it with us at the Color My… Continue reading Celebrating Memorial Day with Color My Heart Dare

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Inked Embossed Background Card

I know that it has been over a month since I last posted a tutorial.  I have been working hard to create some new projects and "trying" to create some process videos you can watch.  Please understand, I am trying to learn and we have limited internet at my house, so finding an offline editor… Continue reading Inked Embossed Background Card

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Heart & Home Easter Card for a Color Dare Challenge

I don't know about you, but sometimes I get into a creative "funk". I have had a silly stamped door sitting on my desk for weeks, crying to be added to a project, and, today, as I started at the Inspiration Board for the Color My Heart Dare Challenge, I was determined to use it for a… Continue reading Heart & Home Easter Card for a Color Dare Challenge

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A Simple Banner for The Wearin’ o’ the Green Challenge

Whether you follow me on Pinterest, Instagram, Facebook, or here, you will notice that I often create ♥seasonal home decorations♥ and most end up in my craftroom. With our home currently under renovation, this is the only place I have control over so I make sure it is a space I can retreat to during… Continue reading A Simple Banner for The Wearin’ o’ the Green Challenge