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New CTMH Product Blog Hop

Welcome to the New Product Blog Hop where we will be featuring products from our our NEW Seasonal Expressions catalogs. If you have come here from Melinda Everitt’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… Continue reading New CTMH Product Blog Hop

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Gold Cardmaking Confidence

A COLOR MY HEART COLOR DARE CHALLENGE Gold is not a color on my wheel - I don't even  wear gold jewelry - but today, I decided to explore the possibilities for the Color My Heart Color Dare challenge.  This week, we are inviting you to join us for a Silver or Gold Challenge AND… Continue reading Gold Cardmaking Confidence

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Brush Up on Your Cricut™ Crafting Skills

If you read Tuesday's post, you learned that I am spending this week at the Close to My Heart Convention. Instead of leaving my blog empty, I have decided to do a recap of some of my favorite tutorials♥ from the past year. Today, we are going to brush-up on a few Design Space™ skills.… Continue reading Brush Up on Your Cricut™ Crafting Skills

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Let’s Create Something Together

The days are starting to heat up around here, which means that the schedule starts to get full. I am sure that you are facing the same dilemma - Do I craft? Do I garden? Do I hide from the kids a little longer? Let me give you a solution.♥  I suggest a little more… Continue reading Let’s Create Something Together

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Welding Text in Design Space™

Recently, I taught a local class teaching people how to create various titles in Cricut Design Space™.  One of the techniques was how to Weld Text to create the script portion of this "Love" title, and, today, I am going to show you how we did it.♥  There will also be a Video Tutorial posted… Continue reading Welding Text in Design Space™

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June Kit of the Month

When I sit down to design a layout for my Kit of the Month club members, I try to create something that "most" of them will be able to use.  I felt a little challenged using the True Love papers for something not entirely love related. (unless you are like me, and have a love♥ for… Continue reading June Kit of the Month

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Make the Cut Technique Blog Hop

Welcome to the Make the Cut Technique Blog Hop♥ where we will be showcasing various techniques that feature our Close to My Heart Thin Cuts metal dies or Cricut™ collections.  If you have come here from Tamara Sandwisch’s blog, you are on the right path! When you are finished reading my post, you can click on the link… Continue reading Make the Cut Technique Blog Hop

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April Give-Away ~ Easter Place Setting Card

It's time to announce my April give-away!♥  This month, I have created an exclusive Cricut Design Space™ file that you can use to make these delightful Easter place setting cards for your holiday guests. Aren't these the sweetest?♥ Each one was designed, by me, using images from our Close to My Heart Cricut™ collections.  As… Continue reading April Give-Away ~ Easter Place Setting Card

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Taking Advantage of Hidden Layers in Cricut™ Design Space

This week's Tuesday Tutorial is going to show you how to use the Hidden Layer feature in Cricut Design Space™.  If you are not sure what I am talking about, Hidden Layer is little "eye" in the Layers Panel and, this week, I am going teach you a few tips and tricks for using this… Continue reading Taking Advantage of Hidden Layers in Cricut™ Design Space

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Upcoming Events for Spring

As winter starts to s-l-o-w-l-y leave and we see hints of spring, our calendars inevitably begin to fill, so I wanted to make sure you knew about the events I have coming up for the next few months. You can click on any of the links below, or visit my Events Calendar page for more… Continue reading Upcoming Events for Spring