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Celebrate National Stamping Month with Heart2Heart

September is National Stamping Month, and what better way to celebrate then with a Stamping Challenge from Heart2Heart. This month, we are asking you to pull out those stamps and create something magnificent♥. Before I show you my project, I want to preface by saying that this card was a challenge for me.  I wanted… Continue reading Celebrate National Stamping Month with Heart2Heart

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A Card That’s Tickled Pink for the H2H Challenge

PINK. You either love it or you avoid it. Pair it with Black, White, and Grey and you have a classical look that most of us adore. What is your opinion of pink?  For those who prefer to use this color sparingly, I urge you to step outside your comfort zone and join us at the… Continue reading A Card That’s Tickled Pink for the H2H Challenge

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Creating a Card for the Let’s Color It H2H Challenge

COLOR is defined as the ability add hue, lightness, or saturation using dye, stain or paint.  Are you ready to add some color to your projects? This month, for the Heart2Heart Challenge, we are asking you to show off your "coloring" skills and Color It♥ using whatever medium that brings you joy. There are so… Continue reading Creating a Card for the Let’s Color It H2H Challenge

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Into the Wild Layout for the Heart2Heart Design Challenge

It's Into the Wild with Heart2Heart, and I can't wait to show you what I created. Before I do, I wanted to remind you that these challenges are open to everyone♥ throughout the entire month. To enter, simply link the design that you created with CTMH products to your blog or online gallery and link… Continue reading Into the Wild Layout for the Heart2Heart Design Challenge

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Sail Away with the Making Waves Heart2Heart Challenge

One of my goals this year was to step outside my comfort zone (in my teal crafting chair), and, this month, I did just that by joining the Heart2Heart Design Team.  I am thrilled to join such a talented group of ladies and hope that each creation challenges you to try something new.  So......are you… Continue reading Sail Away with the Making Waves Heart2Heart Challenge

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Enjoy Life & a Few Challenges

I enjoy spending most of my summer days outdoors, but this week's weather has "forced" me into my workroom and allowed me to join a few paper crafting challenges. As I searched through some of my favorites, I came across two challenges that inspired me♥ to create this Enjoy Life card which uses one of… Continue reading Enjoy Life & a Few Challenges

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Today is a New Adventure in Scrapbooking

Here is something that not many people know.  Creating scrapbook pages is REALLY HARD for me.  Kits? Kits are easy.  I can "throw" together a few faceless pages any day, but pages with my own personal photos...those can leave me in tears.  In fact, I have avoided scrapbooking for over fifteen years because of this, … Continue reading Today is a New Adventure in Scrapbooking

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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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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

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You Are Loved ~ A Weekly Challenge Card

I have decided to finish of my week of crafting by creating a card for a few online paper crafting challenges. I enjoy how these online challenges require me to ♥try something new♥ and create a project I might not otherwise make, like this You Are Loved card. I began my search for adventure at the… Continue reading You Are Loved ~ A Weekly Challenge Card