Tag Archives: Tips and Techniques

Fun & Fast Memory Keeping Kit

CTMH Craft On Album Kit

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Darling Handmade Wooden Mini Albums

CTMH You're the Best Kit contents

While these wooden albums were originally introduced as a special way to celebrate dad and/or grandpa for Father’s Day through a fun album kit, I wanted to remind you that these albums are so darling that you should stock up on them before they’re gone at the end of the month!  They are good for so many more themes beyond Father’s Day…the possibilities are endless.

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This Item is a Must-Have!

CTMH Seasonal Expressions 2 Catalog

Have you looked through Close To My Heart’s *NEW* Seasonal Expressions 2 Catalog?  Found some favorite items to add to your Wish List?  If you’re anything like me you can find new things that you didn’t see previously each time you look through the catalog. Continue reading

One Year Older Birthday Card

CTMH One Year Older Birthday Card

Today’s card is a quick & easy one.  I’m sharing it not only because I love these patterns from the Sweet Girl Paper Collection (many of the patterns are in the Ballerina and Peach tones so these are a nice alternative) but also because I have a quick tip/technique to share as well. Continue reading

DIY Custom Texture Paste

Custom Colored Texture Paste

A quick & easy technique/tip to share (perfect for your weekend crafting!)… Continue reading

Cup of Tea Thank You Card

CTMH Cup of Tea Thank You Card

I received this beautiful thank you card from fellow Close To My Heart Consultant, Rose Mary Steel.  I couldn’t wait to share it because not only is it so pretty and easy to put together, but it has a fun fold idea that really takes the card up a notch. Continue reading

Sweet Girl Craft with Heart Layout Alternative

Close To My Heart Craft with Heart

Are you familiar with Close To My Heart’s Craft with Heart Subscription Box?  It’s a way to keep those creative juices flowing when you are short on time.  Really.  These layout kits take so little time to complete and they still have intricate designs and dimension to them.  It’s the best of both worlds! Continue reading

How to Keep Liquid Glass Flowing

Close To My Heart Liquid Glass

Yesterday I shared a video about one of Close To My Heart’s *NEW* die sets–Crafting Shapes Thin Cuts dies.  In the video Karen shares how Close To My Heart’s Liquid Glass is a great adhesive choice for some of the more intricate cuts. Continue reading