Tag Archives: Tips and Techniques

Happy Pocket Card

CTMH Happy Pocket Card

If you love bright, cheery colors, you will love the *NEW* Celebrate Today Collection from Close To My Heart.   Continue reading

NEW Online Craft Community

SunnyDay Sessions with the Baldwins

I’m so excited to share this news with you! It’s a fresh, new crafty experience for 2020–and it’s going to be AWESOME!!

If 2020 has you looking for inspiration, project tutorials, tips & techniques and a great crafty connection, you want to join our *NEW* SunnyDay Sessions with the Baldwins Community!

I’ve teamed up with my super creative sister-in-law to bring you this amazing community that is perfect for those just starting out in the hobby as well as those who are more seasoned stampers/crafters who are looking for some additional inspiration.

Membership includes:

  • weekly video project tutorial + PDF step-by-step instructions
  • tips & techniques
  • giveaways
  • sneak peeks
  • and so much more!

As a special introduction, we’re offering a low membership price of $4.95/month* only for the month of January (what a great way to start off the New Year!) You’ll even lock in that rate for the whole first year of your membership!

 

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*February 1, 2020 the rate goes up to $9.95/month

Warm Wishes Gift Card Holder

CTMH Warm Wishes Gift Card Holder

The Close To My Heart December Stamp of the Month, Reindeer Crossing, is a beautiful set perfect for both card making and scrapbooking.

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How to Use Up Your Scraps for Scrapbook Layouts

CTMH Mix-in Paper Pack

If you’re like me, you have a tough time parting ways with pretty paper–no matter how small the piece is.  I’ve definitely gotten better over the years by trying to hold true to my new rule of the “scrap” must be at least a 3″x 3″ piece before I save it.  For this reason, today’s blog post by Close To My Heart definitely piqued my interest! Continue reading

Fall is in the Air

CTMH October Stamp of the Month Autumn Air

It’s the final few days to grab the Close To My Heart October Stamp of the Month, Autumn Air.  This stamp set has a great variety of images–from outline and solid leaf images to sentiments and even a fun border image.

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Perk Up–Coffee Dies Back in Stock!

CTMH Perk Up Stamp Set + Dies

It’s time to “Perk Up” because the popular Perk Up Stamp Set + Coordinating Thin Cuts Dies are back in stock and ready to be ordered!   Continue reading

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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A Review of Close To My Heart’s Ink Pads

CTMH Paprika Stamp Pad

It’s always nice to get a review on a product.  It’s helpful when trying to decide if you should purchase that item.  And sometimes, even if you already own the product, it’s interesting to see what others have to say about it, right?  Sometimes you’re made aware of features you never even saw or realized!  Here’s a nice review of both our Close To My Heart Stamp Pads as well as our AWESOME organizational system–Workspace Wonder.

If you have any questions about either the inks or the organizational system, feel free to EMAIL ME.  I’d be happy to help!