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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...

Penelope WYW Layout 2

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...

My Crush Christmas 2014 Album

My Crush 2014 Christmas Album

They say everything comes to he who waits.  Well I’ve been waiting a REALLY long time to get this album finished, and here it is.  Only one year late!  I know that the Close To My Heart “My Crush” series of mini albums are now retired, but I just had...

Kaleidoscope Collection Project

Hearts of the West Team December Blog Hop!

Welcome! It feels great being back, after my absence of several months!! 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...

CTMH Cyber Week Sale!!

FOR FIVE DAYS ONLY, a selection of items from Close To My Heart’s current product inventory can be yours for 25% off retail price! Get supplies you’ll need to make handcrafted gifts and cards for the holidays, including our Cricut® Artfully Sent Collection, at an amazing discount!  Offer valid Monday,...

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