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A Christmas Nativity Shadowbox for the Heart2Heart Challenge

This week, at the Heart2Heart blog, we are hosting an Anything Goes ~ Holiday Edition challenge and we would love for you to join in the fun.♥  What does "anything goes" mean? As long as you use some Close to My Heart products in your design, we would love for you to share your HOLIDAY… Continue reading A Christmas Nativity Shadowbox for the Heart2Heart Challenge

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Christmas Gift Card Pockets

For the Color My Heart Color Dare Challenge As Christmas draws nearer, I am often scrambling to find some simple gifts to make that  required little effort and are easy on the budget. As I was playing with the Cedar & Pine papers, I realized that each of the patterns would work perfectly for some… Continue reading Christmas Gift Card Pockets

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A Simple Black & White Christmas Card for Heart2Heart

Christmas is right around the corner, and I am doing my best to get some cards made before it's too late. (Although, I will admit, have been known to mail them on Christmas Eve.)  Before we get into the Christmas hustle,♥ we have another challenge for you at Heart2Heart. This Black Friday challenge is one of… Continue reading A Simple Black & White Christmas Card for Heart2Heart

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A Card for the Dog Lover

Created for the Color Dare Color Challenge This week, at the Color My Heart Color Dare challenge, we have been tasked with creating a project using only browns and a splash of color.  If you would like to join this challenge, you will need to link your project at the Color Dare Blog before December… Continue reading A Card for the Dog Lover

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A Warm Wishes Card

For the Atlantic Hearts Sketch Challenge Over the next few weeks, my workroom bustling with holiday projects for Thanksgiving and Christmas. I have a long list of to-do's including creating a multitude of Christmas cards♥ to send to family, friends, and those involved in the Awana ministry. As I search for inspiration, I am always… Continue reading A Warm Wishes Card

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A Few Thanksgiving Place Cards for Color My Heart Color Dare

I needed to take a little break from Christmas. I know that many of you are trying to plan ahead and looking for inspiration, but, honestly, I can only handle so much holly jolly this early in the year.  You can only image my delight when I discovered that week's Color Dare Challenge was Thanksgiving♥… Continue reading A Few Thanksgiving Place Cards for Color My Heart Color Dare

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Creating a Card Full of My Favorite Fall Things

For the Color My Heart Color Dare Blog Coffee, colorful leaves, & sweater weather.♥ All things I love about fall.🍂 This week, at the Color My Heart Dare blog, we are asking you to join another challenge using the Hawthorn color palette. You can chose any row, column, diagonal, or a combination of colors in… Continue reading Creating a Card Full of My Favorite Fall Things

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A Quick Christmas Card for a Sketch Challenge

Can you believe that there are only NINE weeks left until Christmas? As the holidays draw closer, I start to feel the days going by quickly and tend to not have enough hours to get everything ready for Christmas. Can you relate?  Each year, we sent out over 100 Christmas cards and, this time of year,… Continue reading A Quick Christmas Card for a Sketch Challenge

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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