Category Archives: CTMH Card Ideas

Thinking of You Card

Stack of Happy Mail

Remember this stack of happy mail I shared earlier this week?  Well, it’s officially on it’s way to oodles of my favorite people.  I hope when they find it in their mailbox, it brings a smile to their face. Continue reading

DIY Easter Projects for You & Your Kids!

Angle View My Peeps Easter Treat Holder

Today’s inspiration is all about preparing for Easter.  This morning my daughter asked me if we would be doing anything for Easter since we didn’t really do much for St. Patrick’s Day.  (I generally try to decorate our home, even if it’s only a tiny amount, as well as to do or make something a little extra special for that particular holiday to make it more memorable.)  Well, with all that is going on around the world with COVID-19, I admit our St. Patrick’s Day didn’t quite live up to past ones. Continue reading

Social Distancing Make It Monday

CTMH You Make Me Happy Card

Today I have a card pattern to share with you to help get you inspired and ready to make a card.  This particular card pattern is from the now retired Close To My Heart Originals Card Pattern Book.   Continue reading

Virtual Classes & Craft Tutorials

SunnyDay Sessions Project Samples

We all are spending a little more time at home these days with the coronavirus/COVID-19 situation.  As crafters, we’ve been preparing for this day.  If you’re like me, you have tons of supplies just waiting to be used.  Now is the perfect time to look through that stash of craft supplies and put them to good use!  And we want to help you do that! Continue reading

A Cardmaking Kit To Spread Joy

CTMH Craft with Heart Sunshine Card

Today I went back to my past Craft with Heart Cardmaking Subscription Box to make up some quick cards.  I was short on time, but I also didn’t want to lose my momentum of working on completing some of my undone projects (we all have them, right?!)

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St. Patrick’s Day & Social Distancing

CTMH Chevron Shamrock Card

Happy St. Patrick’s Day!  For most, this particular holiday won’t seem quite the same this year with the new norm of social distancing.  Parades have been cancelled, bars closed and where I live, you basically have to avoid someone if you see them approaching you on the sidewalk!  Continue reading

The CTMH March-April Catalog is Here!

CTMH Mar-April 2020 Catalog

The *NEW* Close To My Heart March-April Catalog is HERE and it’s amazing!  As usual there are many new stamp sets, accessories and papers.  But perhaps the thing that struck me the most about this new catalog is all the texture!

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You’re So Lovely Card

CTMH Love Your Story Card

Today I wanted to share a gorgeous card that I received from DeAnn Buser.  There are many beautiful elements to this card!  First, let’s start with the delightful stamp set called Love Your Story. Continue reading