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Color Dare Easter Card

This week's Color My Heart Dare allows you to choose colors from a Tic-Tac-Toe board featuring the palette from the "Make Waves" collection.  Since Easter is coming much sooner this year, I decided to begin making a few cards to send to family and friends.  I was inspired by a card I found in a… Continue reading Color Dare Easter Card

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Bloom & Grow Valentine Card

Throughout the month of January, I will be creating projects that you can make using our Bloom and Grow stamp of the month.  This week, I created a simple Valentine's Day card in traditional black, red, and white tones.   You can find the list of supplies used on this project at the very bottom of… Continue reading Bloom & Grow Valentine Card

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Bloom & Grow Embossed Card

Throughout the month of January, I will be creating projects that you can make using our Bloom and Grow stamp of the month.  This week, I created this monochromatic card using White Embossing Power as an embellishment.  Even though the card was extremely simple to make, the mix of textures and color shades are delightful. … Continue reading Bloom & Grow Embossed Card

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Christmas Card Blog Hop

Welcome to the Christmas Card Blog Hop where we will be showcasing some amazing cards you can make using Close to My Heart products.  If you have come here from Jean McNulty’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… Continue reading Christmas Card Blog Hop

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From the Heart Color Dare Card

It has been almost a month since I last entered the Color My Heart Dare Challenge.  My life was a bit chaotic, so, unfortunately, crafting was not a priority.  I do love the fact that Close to My Heart allows me, as a consultant, to set my own hours so that when "life" changes, I… Continue reading From the Heart Color Dare Card