Wednesday, February 1, 2017

February 2017 Stamp of the Month

February's SOTM, which is Easter Bunny, a set of 12 stamps.  This is perfect for making your Easter cards, tags and scrapbook layouts.



Here are 2 cards I made:



I used my ShinHan Markers to color the bunnies and flowers.  The bottom card says "Happy Easter" and the top says "like you" in the insides.  The background paper is from the Hello Lovely paper pack.

Thanks for hopping by :)   

Friday, January 6, 2017

2017 Holiday Expressions 1 New Product Blog Hop




Oh boy....I am so excited about this Holiday Expression Idea Book ...there are so many beautiful new products just for the holidays.  

There are more that 20 of us Close to My Heart consultants that are taking part in this hop show so off the new products.  So grab some coffee and hop along.  If you came here from Michelle Loncar's Blog you are on the right track.

Here is what I made:


I used the following:
Z3300 Sugar Rush Bundle
X7215B Sugar Rush Paper Pack
Z3311 Sugar Rush Washi Pack
Z3310 Sugar Rush Dots
Z2811 Chocolate Stamp Pad
Z2874 Champagne Stamp Pad
Z2818 Desert Sand Stamp Pad
Z2844 Pixie Stamp Pad
1385 Daisy White Cardstock

Thanks for hopping by now hop on over to Darlys Recker's Blog to see her amazing artwork!Here are the cards I created.

Sunday, January 1, 2017

January 2017 Stamp of the Month Blog Hop



Welcome to our Stamp of the Month Blog Hop! We will be featuring January's SOTM, which is Adore You , a set of 12 stamps.  This is perfect for making thank you and thinking of you cards.


If you have come here from Michelle Loncar's Blog  you are on the right path!  This month we have close to 20 Close To My Heart Consultants sharing their creations using this month's SOTM and other great CTMH products on their blogs. This is simple to do - just click on the link at the end of the post on each blog to move to the next one! Here we go.....

Here are some cards I made:






I used the following:
S1701 Adore You SOTM
I used a Signo White Gel Pen to do my stitching marks.

Thanks for hopping by :)   Now hop on over to 
Darlys Recker's Blog and check out her amazing artwork.

Thursday, December 1, 2016

December 2016 Stamp of the Month Blog Hop



Welcome to our Stamp of the Month Blog Hop! We will be featuring December's SOTM, which is Thoughtful Flowers, a set of 14 stamps.  This is perfect for making thank you and thinking of you cards.





If you have come here from Jennifer Dykstra's Blog  you are on the right path!  This month we have close to 20 Close To My Heart Consultants sharing their creations using this month's SOTM and other great CTMH products on their blogs. This is simple to do - just click on the link at the end of the post on each blog to move to the next one! Here we go.....

Here is a card I made:




I used the following items:


Thanks for hopping by :)   Now hop on over to 
Corinna Murphy's Blog and check out her amazing artwork.

Monday, November 28, 2016

Christmas Joy Adult Coloring Bible Study Give-Away




Today I am starting the Christmas Joy Adult Coloring Bible Study written by Leslie Eaton, and I have 3 of the workbooks to give away.  You can do this Bible study with or without the book but the book makes is so much easier.  Here is the link to the Bible Study

Would you like to join me? Just comment below and I will add you to the drawing.  I will be choosing the 3 winners tomorrow so that the winners can get started.


Sunday, November 27, 2016

Cricut Flower Market Blog Hop

Welcome to the Cricut Flower Market Blog Hop.  Grab some coffee and hop along to see all the amazing artwork created using the Close to My Heart Flower Market cartridge.  



If you came here from Darlys Recke's Blog you are on the right track.

Here is what I made....


I made a 6x6 canvas and love how it turned out.  I am using to decorate for Thanksgiving. 
Thanks for hopping by now hop on over to Tammy Lubick's Blog to see her amazing artwork! 

Sunday, November 6, 2016

Happy, Happy Christmas Blog Hop

Welcome to the Happy, Happy Christmas Blog Hop.  Grab a cup of your favorite beverage and enjoy the beautiful artwork using components from the Happy Happy Christmas Bundles.


If you came here from Darlys Recker's Blog you are on the right track.

Here is what I created:





I have tuned the album into a gratitude journal and plan to add to it throughout the year.  
I used the following products:
CC1181 Sea Glass Album Bundle
Happy Happy Christmas My Crush pages 
X7121B Oh Deer Paper Pack
Z3260 Thin Cut Hearts Dies
D1704 A Child is Born Stamp Set


Thanks for hopping by now hop on over to Brenda Lapp's Blog to see her amazing artwork!

Tuesday, November 1, 2016

November 2016 Stamp of the Month Blog Hop



Welcome to our Stamp of the Month Blog Hop! We will be featuring November's SOTM, which is New Year's Cheer, a set of 13 stamps.  This is perfect for making your New Years's Eve invitations, cards and layouts.






If you have come here from Brenda Lapp's Blog  you are on the right path!  This month we have close to 25 Close To My Heart Consultants sharing their creations using this month's SOTM and other great CTMH products on their blogs. This is simple to do - just click on the link at the end of the post on each blog to move to the next one! Here we go.....

Here is a card I made: 





I used the following:
S1611 New Years Cheer SOTM
Z3237 White Glitter Paper
X5776 Sapphire Cardstock
1385 Daisy White Cardstock
Z2848 Sapphire Ink Pad
Z891 VersaMark Stamp Pad
Z2068 Ranger White Embossing Powder
Z3293 Shimmer Brush
I also used the retired Artfully Sent Cricut Cartridge to cut out my pop-up card. The fireworks were cut with my Cricut and are part of Cricut Access...sorry.  The pop-up card was cut with Artfully Sent and I embossed the glasses and Cheers and then sponged it with Sapphire Ink. and brushed on some Shimmer.  The sparkles are second generation Sapphire ink to lighten them up.  

Thanks for hopping by :)   Now hop on over to 
Carol Taggio's Blog and check out her amazing artwork.

Thursday, October 6, 2016

Spread the Love Blog Hop



Close to My Heart is a supporter of Operation Smile and each catalog they do a stamp set to help raise money for this amazing charity.  This years set is called True Love and it is ADORABLE!! $7 from each set goes to Operation Smile.  



There are almost 20 of us Close to My Heart consultants that are taking part in this hop show so off this stamp set.  So grab some coffee and hop along.  If you came here from Wendy Coffman's Blog you are on the right track.

Here is what I made:  








Thanks for hopping by now hop on over to Priscilla Gotham's Blog to see her amazing artwork!Here are the cards I created.

Wednesday, October 5, 2016

Stitching Stitching

I have been stitching....totally hooked.....here are 2 things I stitched in the last couple of days.





I am obsessed...I have a few more things cut and ready to stitch, so off I go to stitch!!