May 2022 Mystery Project

CTMH Popsicle Shaker Card

I recently mailed out all my May 2022 Mystery Project Kits. This is something I do each month as an extra special way to thank those who make a Close To My Heart purchase with me. You never know what it will be. It could be a card, a tag, or even a 3-D item. … Read more May 2022 Mystery Project

I Heart Summer Treat Topper

CTMH I Heart Summer Treat Topper

Today’s I Heart Summer Treat Topper was created with the *NEW* Close To My Heart June Stamp of the Month. I Heart Summer is a set of 7 border stamp images. But that doesn’t mean they have to stay that way! I did some careful “stamp surgery” with the first border strip so that I … Read more I Heart Summer Treat Topper

April 2022 Mystery Project

April 2022 Mystery Project

Yesterday I mailed out all of my April 2022 Mystery Project kits. This is something I do each month as an extra special way to thank those who make a Close To My Heart purchase with me. You never know what it will be. It could be a card, a tag or even a 3-D … Read more April 2022 Mystery Project

Last Minute Easter Project

Easter Bunny Treat

Are you in need of a last minute Easter project idea? I have the perfect solution. This is a timeless project that works perfect for putting little treats or gifts inside of it. This video is an old one I created but it shows you exactly how to put these together. They truly are so … Read more Last Minute Easter Project

Note of Thanks Rainbow Card

CTMH Rainbow Thanks Card

Want to create a Note of Thanks Rainbow Card? If you made a purchase from me in the month of February, you would have received a kit to create one of these fun cards. Here is my how-to video for assembling these fab cards. I really love the look of the Glossy UV Coated Cardstock. … Read more Note of Thanks Rainbow Card

An Exclusive Gift for YOU

Exclusive CTMH Slimline Stencils

Today I have an exclusive gift for YOU! Well, not just for today. It’s through Monday, February 28th. I’m currently away enjoying the Hawaii Incentive Trip that YOU helped me earn. Since I won’t be available to answer questions, ship out kits, etc. like I normally would, I wanted to do something to make up … Read more An Exclusive Gift for YOU

Quick & Easy Bridge Fold Card

CTMH Bridge Fold Card

Want to learn how to do a quick & easy Bridge Fold Card? In Close To My Heart’s current Craft with Heart Cardmaking Subscription Box it’s one of the card designs included along with slimline and standard A2 cards. This style card makes for a unique way to create a handmade card. It’s also perfect … Read more Quick & Easy Bridge Fold Card

A Winter Hello Card

CTMH Hello Winter Card

For this week’s Make It Monday (91st edition), I’m sharing a Winter Hello Card. This is my Mystery Project Kit for all those who placed orders with me in the month of November. Each month I like to send something fun for people to create with as a special thank you. It’s a great way … Read more A Winter Hello Card

Numerous Creative Opportunities

CTMH Candid Moments Buildable Tags

Close To My Heart’s Buildable Tags Thin Cuts provide numerous creative opportunities. I wanted to share some of those possibilities. So my October 2021 Mystery Project Kit included several of the die-cuts from this *NEW* die set. In addition to the Buildable Tags Thin Cuts I also wanted to showcase our fun Candid Moments Paper … Read more Numerous Creative Opportunities

Smooshing Technique with Watercolor Paints

Stamped Watercolor Smooshed Flower

Who’s ready to learn about the Smooshing Technique with Watercolor Paints? In this week’s video, Jill shows how you can achieve this Smooshing Technique in 2 different ways. She also shows 2 ways to add a splatter effect using your Watercolor Paints as well. I love both of these looks. And together they are so … Read more Smooshing Technique with Watercolor Paints

Last Minute Graduation Gift Ideas

Graduation Cap Card

Are you in need of some last minute graduation gift ideas? Graduation season is in full swing. I just attended one yesterday. A unique, socially-distanced graduation. Graduates could only have 2 guests in attendance. It was outdoors with pairs of chairs set up on the football field–each pair 6 feet apart. The graduates sat on … Read more Last Minute Graduation Gift Ideas

Tone on Tone, Kissing & No-line Watercolor Stamping

Tone on Tone Stamping Technique Sample

Ready to learn how to do Tone on Tone, Kissing & No-line Watercolor Stamping? These are the 3 techniques that we are going to explore in this week’s stamping video. It’s the final video to the 4-part series on stamping with Close To My Heart. If you’ve missed any of the other ones you can … Read more Tone on Tone, Kissing & No-line Watercolor Stamping

How To Create a Floating Box Card

CTMH You Are Enough Floating Box Card

For this week’s Make It Monday (62nd edition), I’m going to share how to create a Floating Box Card. I had created one of these box cards last month with our April Stamp of the Month. It was a huge hit. I’ve had many requests on how to make it. And friends, it’s SO easy! … Read more How To Create a Floating Box Card

How To Do Masking, Base & Shade and Backside Stamping

Stamp Masking Technique Card Sample

Today we are going to learn how to do Masking, Base & Shade and Backside Stamping. It’s the 3rd how-to video in the 4-part series I shared with you over the last 2 weeks. As was true with last week’s video, you’ll continue to build on the same techniques you’ve learned previously. The first technique … Read more How To Do Masking, Base & Shade and Backside Stamping

How-to Do Rock & Roll, Ombre & Shadow Stamping

Rock & Roll Stamping Technique

Today we are going to learn how-to do Rock & Roll, Ombre & Shadow Stamping. It’s the 2nd how-to video in the 4-part series I shared with you last week. As you’ll see in this video, these stamping techniques build on the techniques learned last week. This card sample here shows off the Rock & … Read more How-to Do Rock & Roll, Ombre & Shadow Stamping

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