Category Archives: Tutorial

Another FREE Scrapbook Pattern

FREE Scrapbook Pattern from CTMH

I rely a lot on Close To My Heart’s How-to Books.  I absolutely LOVE them!  Here is a FREE pattern they shared on the CTMH Blog today.

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Birthday Parade Double Z Fold Card

CTMH Birthday Parade Double Z Fold Card

I’m currently at Close To My Heart’s Annual Convention–we’re celebrating 35 years in the business this year!!  I thought this card I received from my talented sister-in-law, Barb Baldwin, was the perfect card to share for this celebration.

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This Item is a Must-Have!

CTMH Seasonal Expressions 2 Catalog

Have you looked through Close To My Heart’s *NEW* Seasonal Expressions 2 Catalog?  Found some favorite items to add to your Wish List?  If you’re anything like me you can find new things that you didn’t see previously each time you look through the catalog. Continue reading

DIY Custom Texture Paste

Custom Colored Texture Paste

A quick & easy technique/tip to share (perfect for your weekend crafting!)… Continue reading

Sweet Girl Craft with Heart Layout Alternative

Close To My Heart Craft with Heart

Are you familiar with Close To My Heart’s Craft with Heart Subscription Box?  It’s a way to keep those creative juices flowing when you are short on time.  Really.  These layout kits take so little time to complete and they still have intricate designs and dimension to them.  It’s the best of both worlds! Continue reading

How to Make a Money Holder Card

Birthday Girl Money Holder

With graduation season upon us, I thought it was timely to share a fun way to give someone money as a gift.  It adds a personal touch to the gift and really isn’t hard to do either.  And it works for birthdays, weddings and more! Continue reading

How To Create Stunning Shaker Window Layouts

CTMH Hedgehugs Thank You Shaker Card

Shaker cards are super fun to create and just as fun to receive.  But have you ever considered making a Shaker Window Scrapbook Layout?  It’s a neat idea, right?

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Make Memories & Messes Layout with Craft On Collection

Make Memories & Messes Scrapbook Layout

One of Close To My Heart’s *NEW* Collections is called Craft On.  As you might guess, it has the perfect balance of crafty elements for us crafty folk!  Today I wanted to share this video of Meghann creating this awesome ‘Make Memories & Messes’ layout.

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