Cardmaking

Fourteen Fabulous Years…

  This year Close to My Heart is celebrating 35 years strong! I am so grateful to be part of this innovative, premier papercrafting-scrapbooking-card making-stamping + tip top organization! 14 years of inspiration. And preserving so many moments!  Place an order on my site and you will receive a prompt to have a copy mailed…

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From Our Home to Yours…

Wanted to drop in and say Merry Christmas to you and yours! I crafted this card using the Tis the Season paper collection. The stamp image is from our October special. NOTE: This paper will retire on December 31 12:00 am MT so get yours soon on my site: https://annieart.closetomyheart.com/Retail/Product.aspx?ItemID=11246&ci=11440

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Heart Happy

Happy Monday to you all! I want to start the week off by letting you know that Close to My heart just released a new special for family/loved ones’ crafting & Valentine cards.I love these papers and the designs! The Heart Happy paper collection includes an exclusive paper packet, stamp set, and sticker sheet that…

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Holiday Cardmaking

Here are more Holiday cards for you. Crafted with the Tis the Season paper suite by CTMH. I purchased the Tis the Season Workshop Your Way as it had all I needed to make these cards and more. Add the December Stamp of the month  for only $5. with a $50. purchase. Saving you over…

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Holiday Christmas Projects for YOU!

    OK it is not too late to make your own Holiday/Christmas cards, scrapbook memory pages and home decor projects! Here is a sampling of cards I crafted using Tis the Season paper collection by Close to My Heart. Post here or message me if you need help with crafting these projects. You can…

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Grateful Heart

Here’s a card using Grateful Heart, a beautiful paper collection. The small sunflower is an image from the Flower Market Cricut digital collection by Close to My Heart. And the butterfly is one of many of the beautiful complements included in the Workshop Your Way packet HERE:https://annieart.closetomyheart.com/Retail/product.aspx?itemid=11235  

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Be a Warrior: Breast Awareness Month

During Breast Cancer Awareness Month in October, Close To My Heart is helping to raise awareness by bringing back the My Acrylix® Ribbon Warrior Stamp Set and the Ribbon Warrior Stamp + Thin Cuts. This stamp set can be used in a variety of ways, whether it’s promoting breast cancer awareness or any other cause.…

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Hello Pumpkin by Close to My Heart & the PaperTrail Blog

      This new paper collection by Close to My Heart is a celebration of the Trick or Treat season! However, with the addition of our new Mint cardstock, the crafter has a distinct advantage of creating a one of a kind project with this kit. So love the colors in this great collection.…

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Boutique Paper Collection on ThePaperTrail Blog

  Our Boutique paper collection is Beautiful! I created cards and one layout here for you to see what can be created with these lovely products. Message me for details. Check out the Boutique Workshop Your Way which contains most of this product line: https://annieart.closetomyheart.com/Retail/product.aspx?itemid=11220    

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September is here already…

I seemed to have missed the summer as we travelled a lot this year. All good but so ready to slow down a bit. And craft me some cards. I love to craft enclosure cards to have on hand for the gift giving mood I frequent. Here are two enclosure cards crafted with Close to…

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