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Saturday, October 25, 2014

Scaredy Cat Layouts

I designed these cute layouts using our new Scaredy Cat Paper and Stickers.  Just love Halloween and all of the fun projects that you can do.  These were for our scrapbook club kits.

Friday, October 10, 2014

Halloween Cards

Really love this Scaredy Cat Paper by Close To My Heart.  I have been making some fun Halloween Cards that I wanted to share with you.  Oh and don't forget about the awesome glitter tape.  Love it!

Thursday, October 9, 2014


Halloween is one of my favorite seasons.  It is always so fun and lot's of creative thing that you can do.  Check out this fun  SPOOKY display that I made using Close To My Heart's Scaredy Cat Paper.

Thursday, September 11, 2014

Cricut Cartridge is Here! Order Your's Today!

I am so excited.  It is finally here.  The NEW Close To My Heart Artfully Sent Cartridge has just been released. I just ordered mine and you can too.

Cardmaking has never been easier or more fun!  With our newest Cricut Collection you can make handmade masterpieces in no time at all.  Choose from cards with sentiments cut directly into them, or more than 25 different card themes and 5 different card formats including dynamic interactive designs.  This cartridge has a card for any and all occassions!  Pop-Ups, scenes, sentiments, sleeves and pocket cards.  YEAH!

You're cartridge will have 700 IMAGES!  You will also receive 3 My Acrylix D-Size Stamp Sets and 1 pack of 12x12 White Daisy Cardstock.

PLACE YOUR ORDER WITH ME TODAY!  Added bonus:  For everyone that orders this cartridge from me by September 30th, your name will go into a drawing for a $50 gift card from ME for more Close To My Heart incredible products.

Check out this video.

Tuesday, August 26, 2014

Seaside Card Set

I really just love this Seaside paper and embellishments.  I made these 12 cards using this set.  I am having a workshop on Friday, September 19 and Saturday, September 20th creating this kit. No stamping required for this kit.  Cost is $20.  Everything is pre-cut and ready to assemble.  If you would like this shipped to you, I can do that also.

Monday, August 25, 2014

BEACH Workshop

I have been having fun using our new paper line and creating some fun projects.  The first is a BEACH paper mache kit.  Letters stand a little over 8" tall and it is about 21" long.  Workshop class will be held on Friday, September 19th and Saturday, September 20th.

Cost is $30 without using Mud Puddles sand or $35 with your own jar of Mud Puddles Sand.

If interested in coming to my class or ordering online, message me for more details.

Tuesday, July 15, 2014

Flip Flaps

This is one of my favorite items that Close To My Heart has.  I sell out at every show.  Here is a sneak peak at what they can do.

Saturday, May 24, 2014

SOM & Free to be Me

Just another week left to take advantage of this month's special.  These cards are from the National Scrapbook Month "Free To Be Me" paper and I used this months Stamp of the Month.

Friday, May 23, 2014

May Stamp of Month Cards

Here are some fun cards made with this month's stamp set. These great cards were made by me and some of the ladies in my card swap.  We used the Timberline Paper with this stamp set.

Wednesday, May 21, 2014

All Day Crop

Join me on Saturday June 7 from 9:00am - 9:00pm for an All Day Crop at my house.  Cost is just $20 and includes lunch and dinner.  Space is limited.  Email me to reserve your spot.

Tuesday, May 20, 2014

Wreath Class

Join me in creating this beautiful wreath using Close To My Heart's textile fabrics.  I will be holding 2 dates for these.  The ring is 16".  If interested, please message me or email at

Thursday, June 5 at 6:30pm and Friday, June 6 at 6:30pm.

Cost is $35.00 and includes fabric and wreath ring. (letter not included)

Choose from 4 different patterns.

Pattern 1

Pattern 2

Pattern 3

Pattern 4

Friday, May 16, 2014

May Stamp of the Month

I just love this cute stamp of the month for May.  It is perfect to use for so many different occasions.  Get your stamp set for $17.95 or spend $50 and you will receive it for $5.00.

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Thursday, May 15, 2014

National Scrapbook Month Special

Did you know that May is National Scrapbook Month?  Close To My Heart has a great special just for you.  Place an order of $50 this month and you will receive this Free To Be Me Paper Packet for just $5.00.  


Thursday, April 3, 2014

The Whole Kit & Caboodle

Check out this video that shows a quick view of all of our new paper packets in the new Spring and Summer Catalog.

Wednesday, April 2, 2014

Join CTMH Today!

There has never been a better time to join Close To My Heart!  Starting April 1st if you join CTMH as an independent consultant you will not only receive over $300 of wonderful product for just $99.00 but you will also get to choose one of our awesome cricut cartridge collections for FREE!

Wait it get's even better!  When you qualify for the Straight To The Top program, you will be refunded the price of your new consultant kit.  This means that you can get over $400 in beautiful product for FREE!

One last thing......If you join my team, reach your Straight To The Top, you will not only get $400 worth of product from Close To My Heart, but you will receive an additional product credit of $50 from me.

THAT IS RIGHT, $450 in product for FREE!!!!  We all like FREE!

Whether you want to build a thriving business or be a hobbyist, you are welcome here!  Contact me today for more information.

Tuesday, March 25, 2014

My Secret Sister Gifts

As many of you know I earned the Close To My Heart Incentive Trip last year and I just came back from a wonderful week in Costa Rica.  One of the many exciting things that the consultants participate in is Secret Sister Gifts.  If you choose to be a part of it you will make gifts for your secret sister for each day that you are on the trip and then you have to sneak to their room and leave the gift for them.  It is so much fun.  Then on the last day, we reveal who our secret sister is.

Here are the gifts that I made for my Secret Sister this year.  I hope that you enjoyed them Noreen Petty.

Sunday, March 23, 2014

Base & Bling At It's Finest

I am so excited about these cute new pieces.  Use these cute images or add a photo.  The possibilities are endless.

I will be having a creative class soon on these beautiful necklaces.

Saturday, March 22, 2014

Artbooking Made Easy: Nursery Rhyme

I have to say that I just love these layouts using our Artbooking Cartridge.  Watch this video to learn more.

Monday, February 10, 2014

I am so excited about these new embossing folders.  Check out this great video that talks about our unique cardstock and our new embossing folders.

This month you can get all 5 of our new embossing folders for FREE!

Friday, January 31, 2014

Artbooking Made Easy - Friendship Layout

If you do not have this Artbooking Cartridge yet, you need to get it.  It is a must have for all scrapbookers and card makers.

Thursday, January 30, 2014

Clearly The Best - Curtains So Easy

Watch Monica and Kristine make these cute curtains with some of our products.  YES Curtains.

Wednesday, January 29, 2014

Clearly The Best Countdown to Love

I absolutely love our products.  Our stamps and inks are incredible to use.  Check out this video on how to stamp on our cute muslin bags.

Tuesday, January 28, 2014

I'm Back - Why Join Close To My Heart

It is hard to believe how time has flown by.  It has been since October since I have been able to post anything.  My computer has been on the fritz.  I am finally up and running and hope to get back on track.  Since I have posted last, there has been so many interesting and wonderful things going on.  Thanksgiving and Christmas has come and gone.  My daughter had a birthday and is now 22.  Wow, yes I know it shows my age.  LOL  AND this wonderful scrapbooking company that I work for is coming out with their new Spring/Summer Idea Book which is packed full of new and exciting products.

If you would like a copy of the new Idea Book, please let me know.

Why Join Close To My Heart?  Watch this video to see 5 Fast & Fabulous Video.  This video was from December and not everything is the same but thought you should see it.