First-Ever Exclusive CTMH VIP Event

CTMH VIP We Are Good Together Kit

I’m so excited to share the first-ever exclusive CTMH VIP Event with you today. This event will be taking place next month on February 25th. It will feature the creation of three (3) 2-page layouts and ten (10) total cards–5 designs with 2 cards made of each design. This quick video gives you a look … Read more First-Ever Exclusive CTMH VIP Event

Every Thank You Shaker Card

Every Thank You Shaker Card

Today I wanted to share my Every Thank You Shaker Card with you. I created it with the January Stamp of the Month, Every Thank You. How perfect is this stamp set? Look at all these wonderful sentiments for expressing your gratitude. Perfect for right after the holidays, right?! This stamp set has so many … Read more Every Thank You Shaker Card

National Papercrafting Month Home Sweet Home Special

CTMH National Papercrafting Month Home Sweet Home Special

Have you seen the Close To My Heart National Papercrafting Month Home Sweet Home Special yet? Every January Close To My Heart offers a unique project to celebrate. Something a little different from their normal product offerings. This year it’s a wonderful home decor piece that can be used all year long. It has a … Read more National Papercrafting Month Home Sweet Home Special

Goodbye 20 Hello 21 Special

Goodbye 20 Hello 21 Special

It doesn’t get much better than the *NEW* Goodbye 20 Hello 21 Special from Close To My Heart. If you have ever thought about joining the CTMH family, now is the time to act. Really. This deal is phenomenal. Ridiculously phenomenal! It’s definitely a no-brainer deal and a great way to start off the new … Read more Goodbye 20 Hello 21 Special

Through Thick and Thin 2021 Card

Through Thick and Thin 2021 Card

As we approach 2021 I thought I’d share this fun Through Thick and Thin 2021 Card I created. I used our wildly popular Through Thick and Thin Stamp Set that came out of retirement for just a few days. Actually, today is the final day you can get the set and then it goes back … Read more Through Thick and Thin 2021 Card

CTMH Boxing Week Sale

CTMH Boxing Week Sale

Have you been checking out the CTMH Boxing Week Sale? There are new deals each day. And oh my gosh are they good! Close To My Heart has done a phenomenal job having a great variety of items each day. You’ll find an assortment of papers, stamps, stamps with dies, stand-alone dies, embellishments, albums and … Read more CTMH Boxing Week Sale

Be Your Own Kind of Beautiful Card

Be Your Own Kind of Beautiful Card

Today’s project is a stunning Be Your Own Kind of Beautiful Card. I created this card with this month’s Stamp of the Month, Happiness Never Grows Old. I’ve really enjoyed creating with this set. Each project has turned out beautifully. And each so unique. It’s hard to believe there’s only a week left to get … Read more Be Your Own Kind of Beautiful Card

FREE Stinkin’ Cute Stamp Set

Free Stinkin' Cute Stamp Set

How would you like a FREE Stinkin’ Cute Stamp Set? I thought you might! It’s one week until Christmas!  Can you believe it?!  As a little holiday gift to you, I’m offering this exclusive Stinkin’ Cute Stamp Set (it’s so exclusive that it’s not even available for purchase!) with any $35 order (subtotal) now through Christmas … Read more FREE Stinkin’ Cute Stamp Set

Perfect Match Valentine’s Special

Perfect Match Valentine's Special

It’s time for the Perfect Match Valentine’s Special. Papercrafting and Valentine’s Day are a match made in heaven, and the Perfect Match Collection has everything you need to make the Valentine’s Day crafts you always dreamed of! This stunning collection features a *NEW* packet and sticker sheet the My Acrylix® Perfect Match Stamp Set and … Read more Perfect Match Valentine’s Special

Deadlines You Need To Know!

Deadlines You Need To Know

We’re half way through the month of December which means there are deadlines you need to know! I have no doubt you are thinking about deadlines just like I am. Like when I need to mail my Christmas Cards by. The final day I can have my holiday gifts shipped to arrive in time. You … Read more Deadlines You Need To Know!

Believe Animated Reindeer Gift Box

Believe Animated Reindeer Gift Box

A quick dose of inspiration for the weekend with my Believe Animated Reindeer Gift Box. This is a project we created at last month’s Technique Time. This month’s is happening next Friday–there’s still time to RSVP! I wanted to show how you didn’t have to limit yourself to creating just cards or layouts with our … Read more Believe Animated Reindeer Gift Box

A 3-D Wood Tree Ornament For National Christmas Tree Day!

CTMH 3-D Wood Tree Ornament

Today’s project is a 3-D wood tree ornament for National Christmas Tree Day. I couldn’t wait to start decorating these beautiful 3-D ornaments & tags being offered by Close To My Heart as part of their Merry Little Christmas Special. And creating a tree ornament for National Christmas Tree Day seemed so appropriate! About a … Read more A 3-D Wood Tree Ornament For National Christmas Tree Day!

Happiness Never Grows Old Card

Diamond Stickles Painting Technique

Today I’m sharing a Happiness Never Grows Old Card. Happiness Never Grows Old is this month’s Close To My Heart Stamp of the Month. It has beautiful floral images and lovely sentiments as well. This set would be beautiful for coloring–whether with markers, colored pencils or watercolor paints. For my card, I wanted to show … Read more Happiness Never Grows Old Card

DIY Tags & Ornaments

CTMH DIY Tags & Ornaments

Have you seen Close To My Heart’s DIY Tags & Ornaments yet? I shared about these fabulous wood tags & ornaments HERE when they were first introduced just a couple weeks ago. Yesterday, Close To My Heart shared some wonderful ways to decorate these on their blog. I thought I’d share them here with you … Read more DIY Tags & Ornaments

Close To My Heart Cyber Monday Sale

Close To My Heart Cyber Monday Sale

Today there will be a Close To My Heart Cyber Monday Sale beginning at 2pm (PST). Just like our Black Friday Sale, you’ll find both current and retired product at great discounts. Additionally–again, just like Black Friday–we’ll have an exclusive item only available during this sale. Introducting our *NEW* DIY Wood Phone Stand… How fun … Read more Close To My Heart Cyber Monday Sale