Monday, September 10, 2018

Holiday Expressions New Product Blog Hop



Oh boy....I am so excited about this  Holiday Expressions Idea Book ...there are so many beautiful new products.  

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 Johns's Blog you are on the right track.

Here is what I made:



I used B1632 Wonder of the Season for these first 2 cards.  The top card I did in non-traditional colors of Sage and Ballerina Pink.  I use used the Oh What Fun paper for the background mat. The card below I used Sage, Willow and Raspberry.  I stamped the images to make a wreath.



For my last card I used the Bunches of Love Stamp set and sage and ballerina pink.  I used the new Intense Black Stamp pad for the sentiments and I have to say I love it!!



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


Saturday, September 1, 2018

September 2018 Stamp of the Month Blog Hop



Welcome to the September 2018  Stamp of the Month Blog Hop, which is set of 2 stamps called Just Treats.  This set will work well for the upcoming holidays.




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 is what I made with this set:





I made some simple and fast cards with this fun set.  The top card I used the Beautiful You Paper Pack as a background.  The second card I did a random stamped background using the stamps in the set and used only Tangerine and Black inks.  The last card I matted with Willow cardstock and colored the letters with my ShinHan marker. 


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

Wednesday, August 1, 2018

August 2018 Stamp of the Month Blog Hop



Welcome to our Stamp of the Month Blog Hop! We will be featuring August's SOTM, which is For the Love of Crafting , a set of 9 stamps.  Love love love this set....it just makes my crafty heart happy!




If you have come here from 
Brandi Robinson'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 what I made with this set:


I made a background with dabs of ink and some glitter pen on watercolor paper and then sprayed with water to get the colors to run together. I then stamped the sentiment with black ink and put into a distressed frame.  


Thanks for hopping by :)  

Now hop on over to Brenda Lapp's Blog and check out her amazing artwork.

Sunday, July 1, 2018

July 2018 Stamp of the Month


 July's SOTM, which is Highlight Reel , a set of 23 stamps.  It is perfect for cards and scrapbook.



Here is what I made with this set:



I used my water brush and stamp pads to water color the balloons and when they dried I added Shimmer Brush to add some shine. 



Thanks for hopping by 😄

Friday, June 1, 2018

June 2018 Stamp of the Month Blog Hop





Welcome to the June 2018  Stamp of the Month Blog Hop, which is set of 15 stamps called A Bushel a Peck.  How cute is that girl.....love her. 



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 is what I made with this set:


I used my ShinHan Markers to color my images, which were stamped with Black Memento Ink.


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

Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Seasonal Expression 2 Idea Book Blog Hop



Oh boy....I am so excited about this Seasonal Expression 2 Idea Book ...there are so many beautiful new products.

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 Katy Taylor's Blog you are on the right track.

Here is what I made:

I used the new It's Your Day Die.  Love it.  This die is great for fast birthday cards.  
I die cutted it in white and put it on different colors of cardstock and printed paper.  I also colored the flame in with my ShinHan markers and put a dash of Clear Shimmer Brush.  I also cut one with Glitter Cardstock and the flames on the one card i cut with Goldd Foil Paper.






I also made this card using the Aloha Spirit Stamp Set.  I random stamped the background and colored the flowers with my ShinHan markers and then fussy cut them out.


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


Tuesday, May 1, 2018

May 2018 Stamp of the Month Blog Hop




Welcome to our Stamp of the Month Blog Hop! We will be featuring May's SOTM, which is Classic Summer Bash, a set of 25 stamps. I love this set....I mean who doesn't love a mason jar cup of lemonade :)





If you have come here from Vickie ODell'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 what I made with this set:

This first card I made a shaker card.  







I used the following products.:

S1805 Classic Summer Bash SOTM
Y222 Golden Yellow ShinHan Marker
GY235 Sap Green ShinHan Marker
GY234 Leaf Green ShinHan Marker
For Shaker Card Yellow sequins, Acetate sheet, Z1151 Foam Tape

Thanks for hopping by :)  
 
Now hop on over to 
 

Gina McDonald Brandstetter's Blog and check out her amazing artwork.

Sunday, April 1, 2018

April 2018 Stamp of the Month Blog Hop


Welcome to our Stamp of the Month Blog Hop! We will be featuring April's SOTM, which is Color Your Life , a set of 12 stamps. 



I love this set.  It is perfect for cards, home decor, cards and scrapbook layouts.


If you have come here from 
Vickie O'Dell'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 what I made with this set:



I love rainbow colors and so I used the 2 border stamps to make rainbow backgrounds. I then stamped Celebrate with black ink and matted it on black cardstock and adhered them to my cards.  I love how they tuned out!


Thanks for hopping by :)   

Now hop on over to 
Miss Carrie's Creations 's Blog and check out her amazing artwork.

Thursday, March 1, 2018

March 2018 Stamp of the Month Blog Hop


Welcome to our Stamp of the Month Blog Hop! We will be featuring March's SOTM, which is Birthday Time , a set of 26 stamps. 


This is a great set for all those birthday cards and layouts we all do.

If you have come here from 
Gina Brandstetter'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 what I made with this set:


I love rainbows....I applied all the numbers to my 1 x 6 inch block and stamped them in the colors of the rainbow as a background.  I then stamped 1 year older in black ink and fussy it cut it out and applied it to my background.  I matted the whole thing to black cardstock and the adhered it to my card blank.  

Thanks for hopping by :)  
 
Now hop on over to 
Tammy Lubick'S Blog and check out her amazing artwork.

Thursday, February 1, 2018

February 2018 Stamp of the Month Blog Hop



Welcome to our Stamp of the Month Blog Hop! We will be featuring January's SOTM, which is , a set of 17 stamps. 


If you have come here from Alyson Mayo'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 what I made with this set:




I used the following:
Z4158  Chelsea Gardens Cardmaking Stamp & Thin cuts (as of 1/28/18 this item has sold out :( although you can still get the stamp set.)
Z4142 Making Waves Sequins and Gems 
Z2850 Fern Ink Pad
Z2841 Glacier Ink Pad
Z899 Memento Black Stamp Pad
Z3225 Medium Water Brush
Z1979 Marvy Uchida LePen Journaling Pen

I used the ink pads to water color my images, by squeezing the pad to get ink on the cover and using that as my pallet.

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