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Back to Basics Technique Blog Hop

Welcome to the Back to the Basics! Technique Blog Hop where we will be showing you a variety of basic techniques that highlight a few of our new Seasonal Expressions products!  If you have come here from Haley Dyer’s blog, you are on the right path! When you are finished reading, you can click on the link at the… Continue reading Back to Basics Technique Blog Hop

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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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It’s in the Script! Technique Blog Hop

Welcome to the It's in the Script! Technique Blog Hop where we will be featuring a variety stamp sets & penmanship projects that highlight a few of our new Seasonal Expressions products!  If you have come here from Haley Dyer’s blog, you are on the right path! When you are finished reading my post, you can click on… Continue reading It’s in the Script! Technique Blog Hop

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Creating a Card with Papers You Hate

Sooo maybe "hate" is a strong word, but I want to be honest with you today. How many times have you looked at a paper pack in the catalog and thought "EW - won't use that!"?♥  Well, my friend, that is exactly how I felt when I first saw the papers in the Craft On… Continue reading Creating a Card with Papers You Hate

Card, Close to My Heart, Embossing Powder, Heart2Heart Challenge, Monthly Specials, Sale, Seasonal Expressions Two, Texture Paste, Thank You Card, Thin Cuts, Using Thin Cuts

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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Highlight the Details – CTMH Technique Blog Hop

Welcome to the Highlight the Details Technique Blog Hop where we will be featuring a various techniques that highlight the details of Close to My Heart products.   If you have come here from Darlys Reckerr’s blog, you are on the right path! When you are finished reading my post, you can click on the link at the end… Continue reading Highlight the Details – CTMH Technique Blog Hop

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St. Patrick’s Day Inspiration ~ A Color My Heart Dare Challenge

We have a new challenge for you at Color My Heart Dare. This time, we are asking you be inspired by this St. Patrick's Day mood board and create something that reminds you of this upcoming "Irish" holiday. When my children were young, St. Patrick's Day was celebrated with Leprechaun traps, gold candy, glittery foot… Continue reading St. Patrick’s Day Inspiration ~ A Color My Heart Dare Challenge

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Quilted Thank You Card ~ Color Dare Tic-Tac-Toe

Growing up, I vaguely remember my grandmother's sewing closet filled with random patterns of fabric she had cut from worn clothing or bedding with the intention to create quilts for her family.  Rarely did she throw anything out - if a torn curtain still had a usable piece, it could be added to a quilt. … Continue reading Quilted Thank You Card ~ Color Dare Tic-Tac-Toe

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Shake Things Up! – CTMH Technique Blog Hop

Welcome to the Shake Things Up! CTMH Technique Blog Hop where we will be featuring a few of our Shaker Card products.  If you have come here from Annemarie Julian’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 Shake Things Up! – CTMH Technique Blog Hop

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Color My Heart Dare Tic-Tac-Toe: Grateful Heart Thank You Card

This week, for the Color My Heart Dare challenge, we are playing with colors from our Grateful Heart collection.  You can choose to use any colors in a row, column, diagonally, or use every color available and create something amazing!     For this week's challenge, I chose to use Sapphire, Mink, and Pomegranate to create… Continue reading Color My Heart Dare Tic-Tac-Toe: Grateful Heart Thank You Card