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Black Friday Surprise Stash

BLACK FRIDAY SPECIAL!!

Love getting a great deal on crafting supplies to add to your stash? For BLACK FRIDAY this year, you’ll have the opportunity to get amazing crafting supplies at an amazing price with Close To My Heart! For 24 hours only, we’ll feature themed mystery boxes filled with retired Close To...

Upcoming Events

I thought you might be interested in checking out two of my upcoming events! Winter Card Buffet and Calendar Girls. For more information you can check out my Events Page at surescrapsalot.com/events or email to info@surescrapsalot.com.  Hope to see you there! Winter Card Buffet Date:     November 12, 2016 Time:    1:00...

2017 Planners Gonna Plan!

2017 Planners Gonna Plan!

A combination colouring book and day planner Discover your inner artist while staying on top of your schedule with our new 2017 planner system. Featuring seasonal designs you can colour by hand, this exclusive planner system combines the worlds of work and play to give you a planner you can...

CTMH Flower Market Cricut Cartridge

CTMH Flower Market Cricut Cartridge

I’ve only had this cartridge for a short time, compared to some of my other cartridges, and every time I use it, or see a project done by someone else that uses it, I am amazed at how versatile it is!  With over 700 images and an amazing font style,...

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William

I have been so blessed to be a part of my great nephews’ lives since their birth.  I feel so proud that Edward’s (the oldest) bedroom has an original layout hanging on his wall, that I created.  And now, finally, William has one too!!!  It took me a long time...

Create Kindness

Create Kindness Card Kit

The Close To My Heart Constant Campaign (special product) for September is a celebration of National Stamping Month, which is going on until September 30th.  It is called the Create Kindness Card Kit. Since my surgery on August 23rd, I haven’t done any crafting at all.  Day before yesterday, on...

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Stamp Set Inventory

Anyone  ever tell you about this nifty little app called “Evernote”?  Ever used it? I was lucky enough to stumble across another paper crafting lady that was describing how she used this handy dandy little app to put together a searchable database of every single stamp set she owns!!  Too...

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Good Day Sunshine

The Calypso Collection from CTMH Seasonal Expressions has it all: Bright, sunny colours, pink flamingos, sand and sunglasses!  I finally had a chance to take some pics of this “sunny” layout, featuring my youngest grandchild, Mya. If you are interested in creating this layout, leave me a comment below, or...

Magical Collection

Collection Connection: Magical

The Close To My Heart “Magical” Collection. Just another example of how CTMH takes the guesswork out of capturing the great memories in your life! The way they organize their products in themes and with colour palettes is what keeps me coming back for more!  Unleash your creativity with some...

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Penelope Layout

Greetings to all! Well I am finally getting my studio, website, artwork, and life back in order.  I was really anxious to get a post up, so I picked out a layout that was near to hand to start with!  For my March Papercrafting Workshop, the ladies and I recreated...

Hearts of the West Team Blog Hop

Hearts of the West Team February Blog Hop!

Welcome! If this is your first time joining us:  YOU ARE IN FOR A TREAT! This Blog Hop features Close To My Heart consultants from all over Canada showcasing their projects. If you’ve been here before:  WELCOME BACK! This month’s challenge is to create a paper project using the “La Vie...

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String and Block Stamping Technique

Last fall I saw this great technique on the Make It From Your Heart blog.  I tucked the post away to share with you a little later, and then promptly forgot about it!  I was doing a clean-up in my emails and guess what I found??!!  You got it!  That...

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