How to Create a Handmade Card in Minutes

CTMH A Simple Thanks Card

Do you know how to create a handmade card in minutes? Sometimes we feel creatively blocked or we become too elaborate with our cards. We finish a card and realize we’ve spent an hour working on it! Sound familiar? Well, today I needed a quick thank you card so I grabbed my Craft with Heart … Read more How to Create a Handmade Card in Minutes

Outdoor Borders Thank You Card

CTMH Outdoor Borders Thank You Card

Today I’m sharing the Outdoor Borders Thank You Card I created. It’s another fun way to use this month’s Stamp of the Month. You can add a little bit of pattern to any project simply by using these border images. It’s fun and so easy to do. I used both the true Desert Rose as … Read more Outdoor Borders Thank You Card

A Simple Thank You Card

A Simple Thank You Card

For this week’s Make It Monday (63rd edition) and Memorial Day, I wanted to share a simple thank you card. Today was the perfect occasion to create a thank you card and to use some patriot colors. The beauty of our *NEW* Stars & Sparklers Collection is that it contains our classic Red, White & … Read more A Simple Thank You Card

Scandinavian Folk Art Thanks Card

CTMH Scandinavian Folk Art Thanks Card

For today’s Make It Monday (55th edition), I have this fun Scandinavian Folk Art Thanks Card. I went back to basics by using primary colors for the card. I also incorporated a fun symmetrical stamping technique. I like how it turned out. I don’t think I’d normally select these colors to go together (Sapphire, Candy … Read more Scandinavian Folk Art Thanks Card

Patterned Paper with Coordinating Cricut Collections

CTMH Happiness Lives Here Cricut Collection

Did you know that Close To My Heart has patterned paper with coordinating Cricut Collections? It’s been about a year now since they started doing this with their newly released paper collections. You’ll find that each bi-monthly catalog contains two new paper collections. And each of those new paper collections have a coordinating Cricut Collection. … Read more Patterned Paper with Coordinating Cricut Collections

Gratitude with the Every Thank You Set

Gratitude Projects Created with Every Thank You Stamp Set

It’s time to show some gratitude with the Every Thank You Set. But don’t delay because time is running out to get the Every Thank You Stamp of the Month. If you are in need of a good thank you stamp set, this one is it. It has so many expressions of gratitude in different … Read more Gratitude with the Every Thank You Set

Cheery Thank You Card

Cheery Thank You Card

For today’s Make It Monday (43rd edition), I’m sharing this cheery thank you card that has inspired today’s Color Challenge! It all started by grabbing this month’s Stamp of the Month, Every Thank You. I immediately thought of the Star Patterned Paper in the Party Time Paper Collection and thought it would pair so wonderfully … Read more Cheery Thank You Card

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