CTMH Card Front Stencils

CTMH Card Front Stencil Bundle

For today’s Make It Monday (79th edition), I wanted to share some inspiration on the *NEW* CTMH Card Front Stencils. Earlier this month I shared how you could get one of these stencils for FREE–as a thank you from me. It only made sense for me to show you some fun ways to put these … Read more CTMH Card Front Stencils

Hugs and Fishes Slimline Card

Hugs and Kisses Closeup

For this week’s Make It Monday (78th edition), I have this cute Hugs and Fishes Slimline Card to share. The background is a super fun Alcohol Marker Marbling Technique I’m sharing for you to try out yourself. It’s really easy to do and gives such a unique look to your projects. I shared how to … Read more Hugs and Fishes Slimline Card

Color Challenge with *NEW* Colors

CTMH Gnome One Like You Slimline Card

For today’s Make It Monday (77th edition), I’m doing a fun color challenge with *NEW* colors just released from Close To My Heart. Plus, I used one of our National Stamping Month Special Stamp Sets–Mini Garden Gnomes. It’s so adorable! I couldn’t resist using the *NEW* Shortbread and Harbour colors that were just released last … Read more Color Challenge with *NEW* Colors

A Handmade Card That’s a Treat Too

CTMH Candy Bar Card Open

For today’s Make It Monday (76th edition), I have something really fun to share–a handmade card that’s a treat too! Today we’re going to make a Candy Bar Card! It’s a fun little pocket that holds a candy bar but also has a small little card on top. For my Candy Bar Card, I used … Read more A Handmade Card That’s a Treat Too

Ready for Another Mystery Stamping Challenge?

Mystery Stamping Challenge with SunnyDay Memories

Are you ready for another Mystery Stamping Challenge? For today’s Make It Monday (75th edition), I thought it was time for another Mystery Stamping Challenge. I loved seeing what others created using the clues I provided last month. It makes for a fun, interactive way to be creative. So hop on over to my Facebook … Read more Ready for Another Mystery Stamping Challenge?

Back to School Apple

CTMH Teacher Apples Gift

Since it’s Back to School time and it’s also Make It Monday (74th edition), I thought it was the perfect time to share this Back to School Apple project. This is one of the darling projects that Close To My Heart shared on their blog last week. It’s super simple to create. Plus, they even … Read more Back to School Apple

How to Make a Mini Slimline Card

Spooky Season Mini Slimline Card

For today’s Make It Monday (73rd edition), I thought it would be fun to share how to make a Mini Slimline Card. Slimline Cards are all the rage these days. But sometimes the space can be a little overwhelming. So what if we did the same idea but just in a smaller fashion? Genius, right? … Read more How to Make a Mini Slimline Card

CTMH’s 2020-2021 Retiring Colors

CTMH Layered Butterfly Card Closeup

For today’s Make It Monday (72nd edition), I wanted to create something with CTMH’s 2020-2021 retiring colors. Ever since I posted the 2020-2021 Retiring List, I know many have been waiting anxiously to hear what colors would also be retiring. Well, we found out last week at the Virtual Convention. We all knew that we’d … Read more CTMH’s 2020-2021 Retiring Colors

First Mystery Stamping Challenge

Mystery Stamping Challenge with SunnyDay Memories

For today’s Make It Monday (71st edition), I’ve decided to introduce something a bit more interactive for us–my first Mystery Stamping Challenge. Over on my Facebook Page, I’ll be posting some clues today to help guide you through the creation of a project using your own supplies. Once the final clue has been shared and … Read more First Mystery Stamping Challenge

Easy Holiday Gifts Card

Easy Holiday Gifts Card Closeup

For today’s Make It Monday (70th edition) and Christmas in July, I’m sharing this easy Holiday Gifts Card. I started by pulling out my White Pines Paper Pack + Sticker Sheet. This is our Bring Back My Pack Special right now. I wanted something simple to follow for my card so I referred back to … Read more Easy Holiday Gifts Card

You’re Jawsome Shark Card

CTMH You're Jawsome Shark Card Closeup

Today I’m sharing this SUPER fun You’re Jawsome Shark Card from fellow CTMH Maker, Paige Dolecki. As part of our upcoming CTMH Virtual Convention, I hosted a Team Card Swap to get into the spirit of it all. I was initially torn on whether to get this *NEW* Jawsome Birthday Stamp + Thin Cuts set, … Read more You’re Jawsome Shark Card

Hello Summer Banner Card

Closeup of CTMH Hello Summer Banner Card

For this week’s Make It Monday (67th edition), I have this bright & fun Hello Summer Banner Card to share. It’s the final days of June. Which means the opportunity to get this month’s Stamp of the Month, Outdoor Borders, is coming to a close. I love the bright, cheery color combination of my card. … Read more Hello Summer Banner Card

A Sweet Happy Bird-day Card

CTMH Bird-day Card

For this week’s Make It Monday (65th edition), I’m sharing this incredibly sweet Happy Bird-day Card. As soon as I saw this adorable So Tweet Stamp Set in the Close To My Heart May-June Catalog, I was in love. It’s just such a cute set with so much possibility. You might remember another fun card … Read more A Sweet Happy Bird-day Card

Back to Nature Card

CTMH Back to Nature Card

Today’s Back to Nature Card makes the perfect masculine card. Over the weekend I had a team meeting where I taught this fun distress technique. It’s a great way to add some texture through a distressed look but still maintain a clean appearance. I love how my card turned out. I previously taught this technique … Read more Back to Nature 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