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Random Acts of Cardness

SOTM Blog Hop Welcome to the Random Acts of Cardness September SOTM Blog Hop where we will be featuring our Random Acts of Cardness stamp set. 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… Continue reading Random Acts of Cardness

All Occasion Card, Card, Close to My Heart, Coffee&Cards, Fancy Folds, Online Classes, Stickles, Thank You Card, The Creative Classroom, Thin Cuts, Watercolor Paints, Watercolors

Create Cards with Every Little Thing

Today, you get a little sneak peek at a few products in the upcoming catalog.  Our Every Little Thing products are full of beautiful colors, patterns, and designs. If you are a Close to My Heart consultant, like me, you have the opportunity to play with all of the products one month before♥ the new catalog arrives. … Continue reading Create Cards with Every Little Thing

All Occasion Card, Blog Hop, Card, Close to My Heart, Monthly Specials, Sale, Seasonal Expressions Two, Watercolor Pencils, Watercolors

Seaside Blog Hop

Welcome to the Seaside Blog Hop where we will be featuring our Bring Back My Pack Seaside products. If you have come here from Catherine Nowak’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 blog hop… Continue reading Seaside Blog Hop

Awards, Card, Close to My Heart, Embossing Folder, Embossing Folder Techniques, Friendship Card, Heart2Heart Challenge, Monthly Specials, Sale, Seasonal Expressions Two, ShinHan Markers, Stamp of the Month (SOTM), Thin Cuts, Watercolor Pencils, Watercolors

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

Anniversary Layout, Blog Hop, Close to My Heart, Embossing Folder, Layering Techniques, Sale, Scrapbook Layout, Seasonal Expressions One, Shimmer Brush, Thin Cuts, Vacation Layout, Valentine Layout, Visual Triangle, Watercolor Pencils, Watercolors

Lovely Layers – CTMH Technique Blog Hop

Welcome to the Lovely Layers Technique Blog Hop, where we will be featuring a multitude of layering techniques using Close to My Heart products. Whether it be paper, stamped images, embellishments, or stickers, ♥you will be inspired♥ by all the consultants in this week's blog hop.  If you have come here from Catherine Nowak’s blog, you are on… Continue reading Lovely Layers – CTMH Technique Blog Hop

All Occasion Card, Birth Announcement, Birthday Card, Blog Hop, Card, Celbration Card, Close to My Heart, Picture My Life, Seasonal Expressions One, Thin Cuts, Watercolor Pencils

Seasonal Expressions 1 New Product Blog Hop

Welcome to the Seasonal Expressions One New Product Blog Hop where we will be featuring a multitude of Close to My Heart products from our ♥INCREDIBLE♥ Seasonal Expressions catalog.  If you have come here from Gina Brandstetter’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 Seasonal Expressions 1 New Product Blog Hop

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Thanks & Giving Blog Hop

Welcome to the Thanks & Giving Stamp of the Month Blog Hop where we will be featuring the October Thanks & Giving stamp set.  This stamp set is full of sentiments,  icons, and images designed for all your autumn paper crafting projects. If you have come here from Debi McBains’ blog, you are on the right path! When you are finished… Continue reading Thanks & Giving Blog Hop

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Watercolor Color Dare Card

For this week's Color My Heart Dare challenge, we are required to use Eggplant, Pewter, and Goldrush.  You would think that these colors wouldn't complement each other, yet, I found many examples in nature where these colors beautifully enhance one another.  For this challenge, I choose to create a simple card where the colors complement… Continue reading Watercolor Color Dare Card

Artbooking, Baby Layout, Close to My Heart, Cricut, Fundamentals, Fur Babies (Pet Layout), Quick Tips, Scrapbook Layout, Stamp of the Month (SOTM), Watercolor Pencils, You Are Here

Cute and Punny Layout

As I plan my stamp of the month projects, I try to find multiple ways to use the stamp set.  After all, we all like to get as much use out of a stamp that we can.  This week, I decided to  try to create a scrapbook page with our A Little Bit of Pun… Continue reading Cute and Punny Layout

All Occasion Card, Card, Close to My Heart, Fundamentals, Holiday Expresssions, Stamp of the Month (SOTM), Thank You Card, Watercolor Paints, Watercolors

Simply Punny Cards

I must admit that when I opened up the A Little Bit of Pun stamp set and saw "Happy Valentine's Day", I thought "Just let me get through Christmas".  Most people like to plan ahead, but me, well, I'm grateful when I remember to celebrate the holidays on the days their supposed to be celebrated. … Continue reading Simply Punny Cards