Tag Archives: DIY Projects

Lucky St. Patrick’s Day Treat

Lucky St. Patrick's Day Treat Topper

We’re just a few days away from St. Patrick’s Day.  It’s the perfect time to make up some fun & festive treats to share.  Making festive treat toppers is super easy to do and makes for a fun way to give a special treat to someone.

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Home Crafty Home DIY Decor Kit

CTMH DIY Home Decor Project

Close To My Heart just released a *NEW* DIY Home Decor piece perfect for decorating your home.  This “Home” Chipboard Kit comes with all you need to put this project together–just add adhesives as well as the exclusive CTMH Cricut Artistry Collection (for the house cuts to represent the “O”.)

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Embossing Cardmaking Techniques

CTMH Love Blossoms Cards

Today I’m sharing a quick 3-minute video to show you two great embossing techniques that are featured in the special Love Blossoms Card Kit (which is only available while supplies last!)

To purchase the Love Blossoms Card Kit or any other Close To My Heart products, visit my ONLINE CTMH STORE.

Happy Valentine’s Day Card

Valentine's Day Card

Happy Valentine’s Day!  When you need to create a quick handmade card, nothing is better than a kit, right?  This card went together super fast as everything I needed to make it was in the Heart Happy Kit.

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Choose To Shine Card

Choose To Shine Card

Today’s card is one I received from Terry Metzger.  I’m sharing it because it’s awesome.  I completely overlooked this stamp set in the *NEW* Close To My Heart Seasonal Expressions 1 Catalog.  I love her design so much better than the samples in the catalog that it’s making me rethink this set!!

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A Quick Sponged Background Technique

CTMH Sponged Background Technique Scrapbook Layout

How would you like to learn a fun background sponging technique?  It’s SUPER easy!  Appealing, right?  This short video from Close To My Heart will show you how to achieve a really fun effect on your projects.  You really only need a few supplies: a sponge, stencil sheets (to create your own custom stencil) or a purchased stencil and some inks.

Check out this quick tutorial on how to easily sponge backgrounds on your layouts!✨#ctmh #closetomyheart #sponging #scrapbooking #stamping #papercraft

Posted by Close To My Heart on Wednesday, February 6, 2019

 

If you need some products to get started on this fun sponging technique, visit my ONLINE CTMH STORE.

Celebrate Inspire Your Heart with Art Day

Circle Cluster CTMH Scrapbook Layout

Today, January 31st, is Inspire Your Heart with Art Day.  To celebrate the day, I thought I’d share this super short video showing the scrapbooking process of a very fun layout concept.

Check out this extra fun scrapbooking process, featuring our bright & colorful 'Something Fierce' puffy stickers! Contact your Close To My Heart Consultant for more details!☀️Product linked here: https://bit.ly/2sYqvuO#ctmh #processvideo #scrapbooking #puffy #cactus #succulents #papercraft

Posted by Close To My Heart on Wednesday, January 30, 2019

 

This layout features elements from all our *NEW* Collections–Something Fierce, I Heart Us, So Much Happy and Feels Like Home.  Not only do our paper collections have patterns that coordinate beautifully within the one collection–but they look great across the collections as well!

I hope you are inspired by this beautiful layout.  Enjoy Inspire Your Heart with Art Day!

There’s No Place Like Home Decor Frame

CTMH Magnolia Frame Kit Contents

I can’t believe there’s only a couple more days to get these gorgeous Magnolia Frame Kits from Close To My Heart.  They are so easy to put together. Plus, there’s enough flexibility to them that you can truly make it your own just as I’ve done with my frame.

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