Are you eagerly awaiting the release of Close To My Heart’s *NEW* Annual Inspirations Book? There are some amazing *NEW* products just waiting to be put to the creative test! Lucky for you, some of these items are being released a little early…a little sneak peek, if you will. Here’s what you can get your hands on right now…
Today was the first day of school for my kids. I wanted to create a little something for the teachers so I went with something useful. I stamped up little notebooks for them to use throughout the year. I did get a little grief from a friend who works at a school about my use of apples. Apparently, teachers get tired of all the apple-themed gifts. Who knew? I guess I can understand as I think more about it though. Hopefully the teachers weren’t like, “oh no, more apples!” =)
This darling Crayon Bouquet is something I wanted to share since last spring–and the timing seems perfect with the start of school! Continue reading →
Today’s card is one that goes together so quick and easy. There’s NO stamping–it’s beauty comes from cuts from the wonderful *NEW* Cricut Artistry Collection.
I started out using the Scaredy Cat Paper Packet (note: this paper retires at the end of the month!) I made one alteration to the color scheme though–instead of using Thistle, I used Smokey Plum. What can I say? I like the deeper, more muted purple color! Another note: the Smokey Plum color is also set to retire at the end of the month! Get ’em while you can–we’re talking cardstock, ink pads and re-inkers! Continue reading →
Do you love a great deal? And how about a sneak peek? Well, you are going to love this month’s CTMH Special! This month, CTMH is doing a sneak peek of select products from the upcoming 2015-2016 Annual Inspirations which will be released on September 1st. As part of this sneak peek, they are offering a spectacular deal–and I mean spectacular. With the first part of the special you can get your hands on the *NEW* Marker Roll-up for just $17.95 and you then receive a D-size stamp set called Balloon Wishes which has a retail value of $17.95 and coordinates with theCricut Artiste Collection absolutely FREE. Pretty amazing, right?
It’s here! Close To My Heart’s *NEW* Cricut Collection–Cricut Artistry. And guess what? You can purchase the collection in it’s traditional format with a cartridge and booklet OR you can choose the Cricut Artistry Digital Downloadoption. Both options contain:
3 coordinating stamp sets
a pack of 20 sheets of cardstock (2 sheets each of 10 different colors!)
In under 3 minutes, you will feel your heart fill with happiness and joy. This video created by Close To My Heart is so powerful. It speaks from the heart about why it’s important to scrapbook and papercraft to celebrate moments in our life–from the every day ones to the special ones like an anniversary.
I’ve watched it several times and still am touched. I’m proud to be a part of the CTMH family! It’s a wonderful thing to capture and preserve memories that matter most to us!