Tag Archives: Cricut Artfully Sent

A Fun DIY Home Decor Sign

CTMH Home Decor Sign

Just a little creative inspiration for you today with this quick video showcasing a really fun DIY home decor piece that anyone can create!

There‚Äôs no place like…. HūüćČME!

Posted by Close To My Heart on Wednesday, January 29, 2020


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Quick Cards with Cricut

CTMH's Cricut Artistry Arrow Card

Things have been pretty busy here this week preparing for my Annual Holiday Extravaganza Class & All-day Crop.¬† Add in the stress of wondering if our city & neighborhood would be one that would be impacted by PG&E’s Power Shutoff and it feels as though I’m scrambling to get things done (& hope they don’t become undone–like food purchased for Saturday’s event going bad if the power is shut off!)

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Baby, I’m Worth It!

April CTMH Special Baby, I'm Worth It

Cue the music (“Baby, I’m worth it. ¬†Uh huh, I’m worth it. ¬†Gimme gimme I’m worth it…”) ¬†This month is a GREAT time to sign up and become a Close To My Heart Consultant.

Not only is there a *NEW* lower price–only $75 for the Consultant Kit (which contains over $200 in product & supplies); you also get $50 in Select Product Credit to select the things YOU want for YOUR business! ¬†Pretty awesome, right?

CTMH Consultant Kit

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CTMH’s Cyber Week Specials

CTMH Cyber Week Specials Do you love a great deal? ¬†Who doesn’t, right? ¬†For 5 days, you can get 25% off of select Close To My Heart products! ¬†How’s that for a good deal? ¬†So what are these select items you may ask? ¬†They are strategically selected items that are perfect for creating handcrafted gifts and cards for the holidays–including–wait for it–our exclusive Cricut Artfully Sent Collection!

Cricut Artfully Sent Collection

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A Halloween Box Who’s ‘Trick’ is a Treat!

Cricut Artiste Hallowen Box

This darling little Halloween Box is so quick and easy to put together with the help of Close To My Heart’s Cricut Artiste Collection. ¬†It’s the perfect little box to put a little treat in for your special trick or treaters this Halloween. ¬† Making fun little treats for those special people couldn’t be easier since the Cricut does all the work. ¬†Simply select the size you want (a recommended size is given in the Cricut handbook) and then fold all the score lines, sponge the edges if you’d like–for a little more spooky look–and then glue the tabs together and voila, you have an amazing Halloween Box for giving treats in.

Cricut Artiste Spooky Cute Box

We used the Little Monsters Stamp Set ¬†which is¬†so adorable with it’s spooky cute characters that can be colored in using our ShinHan Alcohol Markers or our Watercolor Pencils. ¬†I don’t think you could create a bad project using this stamp set! ¬†It’s just so cute! ¬†I would recommend prepping all your pieces for the box and adhering them before putting the box all together. ¬†It’ll just make it easier to have nice contact when adhering the spooky creatures to the box. Continue reading

Tool Time: CTMH’s Cricut Artfully Sent Pocket Function

Artfully Sent Pocket Thank You Card

Today’s Tool Time is about the Pocket Function on CTMH’s Cricut Artfully Sent Cartridge. ¬†While these versatile cards are designed for quick pocket-style scrapbooking, they are absolutely perfect for crafting quick cards like I made here.

Inside Artfully Sent Pocket Thank You Card

And don’t forget you can utilize those cut out pieces to tie it all together, as I’ve done with this card!

So take a couple minutes and watch this short video to see the possibilities with this function on the Cricut Artfully Sent cartridge. ¬†You won’t regret it!

Tool Time: CTMH’s Cricut Artfully Sent Sleeve Function

Cricut Artfully Sent Collection


Today’s Tool Time will focus on the Sleeve Function of CTMH’s Cricut Artfully Sent Collection.¬† This function holds dozens of options that will lend beautiful depth and complexity to your cards in a matter of seconds. ¬†It’s all about layering! ¬†Watch this short video and learn about the two styles of cards you can create using this function. ¬†You’re sure to be inspired!

Tool Time: CTMH’s Cricut Artfully Sent Sentiment Function

Ready for another edition of Tool Time where we dig deeper into the functions of CTMH’s Cricut Artfully Sent Collection? ¬†This week we are going to look at the Sentiment function–it goes much deeper than words! ¬†See for yourself what extra tricks are hidden within this fun function.