I am tired!! Phew...I am working with a new teacher in Kindergarten this year and we have been printing, laminating, gluing and hanging things up for several days. The room looks terrific and I can't wait to meet our new Kindergartners tomorrow for an Open House. On top of that, I had to decorate the … Continue reading Back-to-School Crafting
I’m starting to sound like a broken record but here is another one of my favorite Close To My Heart items that is retiring. Here I combined the Stitched Lattice background thin cut die with this image from CTMH’s Isabella scrapbooking stamp set. I love this image and I watercolor it. This is from when … Continue reading CTMH Stitched Lattice Background
I’ve just spent two hours trying to post on my computer and no luck! I’ve tried downloading updates, moving closer to the WiFi and even drove over to Best Buy and the computer I’m eyeing has to be ordered. I’m frazzled! But I did want to share some items that are retiring in addition to … Continue reading CTMH Retiring items
Whoa! August already...back to school in just a few weeks. That means I need to cram a lot of summer fun and card making into the next two weeks. Close To My Heart makes it easy with some great new promotions...and a chance to bring out some of my old favorites to play with until … Continue reading Hello August!
Enjoy incredible discounts on holiday-themed crafting items during our Christmas in July Flash Sale! This sale offers amazing deals starting at 3:00 pm (MDT) on Friday, July 16 and ending at 11:59 pm (MDT) on Sunday, July 18. As with previous flash sales, discounted prices for this sale are only available on orders placed through my … Continue reading Close To My Heart celebrates Christmas in July!
It's July and that means that Close To My Heart has released a NEW mini catalog for July / August! I'm loving it -- the cover made me drool. You can check out the new catalog online here or download it as a PDF! July Stamp of the Month Close To My Heart's stamp of … Continue reading CTMH July Promotions!
A few weeks ago I built my own shaker card here. It was a LOT of work piecing all the foam tape around and ended cute, but lumpy. For this shaker card I used Close To My Heart's Rectangle Shaker Window Foam and Acetate kit. Wow! What a difference this kit makes. So much easier. … Continue reading CTMH You Are Enough
My best friend at work is retiring and she just celebrated a birthday so I wanted to make a special card for her. Close To My Heart's current promotion, You Are Enough, was the perfect starting place. Oh, and I also CASEd fellow CTMH Maker, Carrie's card -- I just loved the splashed background! The … Continue reading CTMH You Are Enough
I can't stop creating with Close To My Heart's new Layered Butterfly thin cut dies. I bought them as part of the You Are Enough Product bundle. I'm normally not a big bundle fan but in this case, it really made sense! When I added up all the individual costs of the few items I … Continue reading CTMH You Are Enough Product Bundle