Tag Archives: Tutorial

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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Get Your Holiday Projects Tutorial

12 Weeks of Christmas Banner

Today the first holiday project tutorial of my 12 Weeks of Christmas was sent out to my mailing list subscribers.  Not only did it showcase a fun watercolor technique, but it also had a fun fold to the design as well.

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DIY Birthday Shaker Card

CTMH Birthday Shaker Card

Have you seen Close To My Heart’s Shaker Window & Confetti Dies?  As well as their Shaker Window Foam & Acetate Kits?  When you combine the two together it makes it so super simple to create Shaker Cards!

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Another FREE Scrapbook Pattern

FREE Scrapbook Pattern from CTMH

I rely a lot on Close To My Heart’s How-to Books.  I absolutely LOVE them!  Here is a FREE pattern they shared on the CTMH Blog today.

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Birthday Parade Double Z Fold Card

CTMH Birthday Parade Double Z Fold Card

I’m currently at Close To My Heart’s Annual Convention–we’re celebrating 35 years in the business this year!!  I thought this card I received from my talented sister-in-law, Barb Baldwin, was the perfect card to share for this celebration.

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How to Make a Money Holder Card

Birthday Girl Money Holder

With graduation season upon us, I thought it was timely to share a fun way to give someone money as a gift.  It adds a personal touch to the gift and really isn’t hard to do either.  And it works for birthdays, weddings and more! Continue reading

How To Create Stunning Shaker Window Layouts

CTMH Hedgehugs Thank You Shaker Card

Shaker cards are super fun to create and just as fun to receive.  But have you ever considered making a Shaker Window Scrapbook Layout?  It’s a neat idea, right?

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You’re My Favorite Triangle Box

You're My Favorite Triangle Box

Today’s project is one I created using the April Stamp of the Month, Love So Sweet.  I love how it turned out.  It’s so simple and clean in design.  But it definitely would brighten the recipient’s day when you gave it to them, right? Continue reading