Ribbon Spool Mini Album

This is quite possibly the cheapest mini album you can make! First, you’ll need an empty ribbon spool. Don’t have any lying around…here’s a couple ideas: 1. try Freecycle OR 2. make a quick trip to Michael’s and score big on their spools of $1 ribbon (then just unravel the ribbon, save it for later … Read more Ribbon Spool Mini Album

Cocoa Card – a Crafty Way to send Hot Cocoa in a Card

cocoa pouch card

This is my very first tutorial! The steps below will show you how to make a card with a cocoa pouch – but you can change it up and include a soup envelope or some other food or drink packet. Here’s a photo of the completed project:   Let’s meet the “Cast of Characters” shall … Read more Cocoa Card – a Crafty Way to send Hot Cocoa in a Card

Happy World Card Making Day, 2009!

It's a zoo - card with monkey

  Welcome to the Close To My Heart 2009 World Card Making Day Blog Hop! Join me and 16 other talented CTMH Consultants as we share our fabulous card creations with you. If you’ve come from Jamia Bankhead’s blog then you’re hopping right along. My card uses our wildly popular (no pun intended!) stamp set … Read more Happy World Card Making Day, 2009!

How to turn an Altoid Tin into a Decorative Box

Inside the magnet tin are some magnets

We had a super fun time yesterday at our 2nd Annual CTMH Stamp Camp. September isĀ “National Stamping Month” and what better day to do our Stamp Camp than the 2nd Saturday of the month, which CTMH reserved as “National Stamping Day.” We created 4 amazing projects: an Explosion Box (aka “Album in a Box”), a … Read more How to turn an Altoid Tin into a Decorative Box