Posts by annieart

Let’s Celebrate Birthday Card

Here is a card I crafted with the Craft On paper suite. I am in love with the fabulous “Circle Windows” thin cut die! So much fun added to my cardmaking. Close to My heart is continuing the fabulous promotion “Share the Joy” through July 31. This awesome event features two exclusive My Acrylix® stamp…

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I Love Us Card

I made this card with the “I Heart Us” paper collection that is still available on my Close to My Heart website. I added some Swiss dot dry embossing and those whimsical white  “flowers”. I adore the beautiful features of our “Flower Market” digital collection.  Here are links to the products used…Leave a message if…

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“It’s Your Day” Card

Here is another card crafted with the True Love paper collection from Close to My Heart. I was thinking today that it has been 14 years ago since I have began my adventure with Close to my heart as an Independent consultant. I am grateful for the company and the many wonderful times I have…

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True Love Cardmaking

As most of you know, I love to craft a card with Close to My Heart’s incredibly beautiful paper collections, and True Love is no exception. I crafted this card with the sage green papers in the packet. LOVE! The sentiment “It’s Okay not to be Okay” was stamped with our sapphire blue ink. I…

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Thank You Cards + Craft On

Here are two Thank You cards I crafted using Close to My Heart’s “Craft On” paper collection. The colors are so cheery. Make your own! I used pattern #13 in Close to My Heart’s  how-to craft book: “Make It From Your Heart”, Vol.4. This volume has lots of great ideas for Cardmaking! Link here: https://annieart.closetomyheart.com/Retail/Products.aspx?CatalogID=273…

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True Love June Featured Paper Suite

Our June paper feature is ”True Love” and the colors are beautiful! This paper collection was designed for spring & summer weddings and like our other collections…this one is also versatile and can also adore birthday and spring-themed occasions. I have a card to share with you today crafted with the True Love paper… Here…

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“Into The Wild” Friendship Card

For this card, I used the stamp set from the May “Grateful For You” Cardmaking Workshop Your Way. What a pretty kit, and I really liked working with the stamp set to create several cards! More Info here: https://annieart.closetomyheart.com/Retail/Product.aspx?ItemID=12139&ci=13480   #ctmhintothewild     #ctmhsweetgirl    

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Thank You Friend Card

  OK…so I really like pattern #15 in our latest Card pattern How-To book edition! Here’s a Thank You card crafted with our beautiful Craft On papers. And the papers make nice layouts too! And what friend wouldn’t love to get this in the mail from you?! Here’s a link to check out this awesome…

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Flower Cluster Card & Sweet Girl Paper

In the Close to My Heart Sweet Girl Collection, there is a sheet of paper with a fabulous group of images that can be added to projects. I cut the flower cluster from this sheet to use as a focal point for today’s card.  The “Beautiful” sentiment is from the Sweet Girl complements and comes…

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Sweet Girl + CTMH May 2019 SOTM

When you receive your Sweet Girl paper packet, you will be so grateful for the versatile color choices!  Here are two cards I made using the grey, blues and fern green. Oooooo…I just really appreciate the idea that pinks and peached can have some blue and green added in. The sentiment:” I’m Glad We are…

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