Welcome to our February Blog Hop!

This blog hop is one big circle, so you can start wherever you want and continue through to see all the fabulous artwork. Just keep clicking the link in each post to go to the next page. If you just came from Kim’s page then you are in the right place! From here you’ll visit  Miss Carrie’s page. In case you get lost, you can get a complete list of participants at the bottom of this post.

Each month, this group shares with you a different technique featuring Close To My Heart products. This month 14 of us are showcasing how to incorporate different types of colouring into your paper crafting projects.

This month I will be showing you three cards that I created using the Stamp of the Month, Cherishing Her. Flowers always lend themselves very well to creating with colour, and these flowers were no exception!

For the first card, I used all shimmer brushes to colour!

List of Materials used in Card 1:

  • Sapphire cardstock X6021
  • White Daisy cardstock X6027
  • Mix In paper (retired)
  • Raspberry Stamp Pad Z2812
  • Intense Black Stamp Pad Z4189
  • Mink Stamp Pad Z2825
  • Mint Shimmer Brush Z4225
  • Julep Shimmer Brush Z3508
  • Lagoon Shimmer Brush Z3607
  • Raspberry Shimmer Brush Z3606
  • Ballerina Shimmer Brush (retired)
  • Glacier Thick Twine (retired)
  • Soft Pink Shimmer Trim Z3608
  • Black & White Dots Z3314

For the second card, I used my re-inkers as watercolours and painted with a brush.

List of Materials used in Project 2:

  • Intense Black Stamp Pad Z4189
  • Ballerina Stamp Pad Z6501
  • Sage cardstock X6045
  • Black cardstock X6047
  • White Daisy card stock X6027
  • Mix In paper (retired)
  • Oasis Holographic Paper Z3636
  • White Ribbon Z4196

In the third card, I stamped everything in black, and let the flowers speak for themselves!

List of Materials used in Project 3:

  • White Daisy cardstock 1385
  • Mix In Paper (retired)
  • Intense Black Stamp Pad Z4189
  • Sangria Ribbon Z3569
  • Black & White Dots Z3314

Thank you so much for stopping by! If you noticed something you want to see more of, you can see all of the products used on my CTMH shopping site: here. If you have any questions about the projects or techniques used here, or you’d just like to tell me what you thought of the projects, feel free to leave me a comment below or email here. I’d love to hear from you!

After that, keep following the links in each post and check out what we have to share with you. I hope you enjoy your time with us, see some cool projects and get some terrific tips and ideas!

Now…go see what amazing art Miss Carrie has to share with you and happy crafting!

Until next time


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