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Seaside is Back!

As you can see in the photo above, Seaside was one of my favorite paper packs, so you can only imagine my excitement when it was announced that they were bringing it back! During July and August, you’ll be able to purchase the refreshed, slimmed-down Seaside Paper Pack, a Seaside Coordinating Cardstock pack, the My… Continue reading Seaside is Back!

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Create a Sweet HOME Decor Project

With the Home Chipboard Monogram workshop, you can create a unique papercrafting project that is sure to add a cozy touch to any room!  The Home Chipboard Monogram Workshop gives you the materials need for creating your own cheery home décor piece AND since the paper is two-sided, you can ♥make it unique to your… Continue reading Create a Sweet HOME Decor Project

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Life is a Beautiful Adventure Layout

Have you seen all of the Central Park paper creations that are appearing on social media lately? I will admit, when I first saw this paper packet, I wasn't too keen on the color combinations.  The Poppy, Lemon, Pacifica, Bashful, Mink, Glacier, and Willow color palette made me feel like I was walking down the… Continue reading Life is a Beautiful Adventure Layout

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Beautifully Tea-Riffic Workshop

I am always amazed at all the new products that Close to My Heart creates for our Seasonal Expressions catalogs.   This month, we are featuring this adorable Beautiful Friendship collection full of fun florals, polka-dots, and tea images.  On May 19th, you can come play with this amazing collection of papers as we create a Tea-riffic Teabag Holder… Continue reading Beautifully Tea-Riffic Workshop

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Postcard Perfect Workshops

To celebrate National Scrapbooking Month, Close to My Heart has created Postcard Perfect - a collection of bright, beachy products available exclusively during the month of May.  I will be hosting three workshops featuring this exclusive collection where you can come create some memorable scrapbook albums and cards.   This collection will be available for purchase on my website… Continue reading Postcard Perfect Workshops

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Stargazer Workshop

Birthdays - everyone has them and some even enjoy celebrating them.  I truly feel that our Stargazer papers are the perfect patterns for recording birthday memories, so I decided to find a way to showcase these momentous occasions.  My April Club Kits will put you in a jovial spirit as you create a Birthday Blast… Continue reading Stargazer Workshop

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Relax with No Worries Layout

As you know, I enjoy each week's Color My Heart Dare Challenge. They inspire me to try something new with a color palette I would not have likely chosen.  This week, we were challenged to use only Cashmere, Glacier, Lagoon, Sapphire, Whisper and White Daisy inks with the No Worries paper pack, so I chose to… Continue reading Relax with No Worries Layout

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No Worries Retirement Card

Each week, I am challenged to create something new, and often, I try to maximize my efforts.  For this weeks Color My Heart Color Dare, I found the perfect color combination for one of my upcoming Inked Background Workshop cards.   Our Sapphire, Glacier, New England Ivy, White Daisy and Desert Sand Ink colors were… Continue reading No Worries Retirement Card

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Fun Folded No Worries Card

The adventures continue with Inked Background cards for my July workshop. This week, I created a simple Inked Background on the front of a rustic z-fold card using our No Worries paper and accessories.  As always, I included a list of supplies I used to create this card at the bottom of this post. In… Continue reading Fun Folded No Worries Card

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No Worries Inked Background

This week's Color My Heart Dare challenge focuses on our No Worries products and required the use of Cocoa, Lemon, Smoothie, Sea Glass, Cashmere and White Daisy.  That may seem like quite the color palette, but I found it to be perfect for creating a beach sunset scene. As always, I included a list of supplies… Continue reading No Worries Inked Background