Cardmaking

Blue Skies CTMH

May 2020 has been  a wonderful month. Seems life is moving along and we are getting out more.  The thought reminded me of the awesome specials my company has presented for May. I crafted this card with the paper collection: Blue Skies, one of our May specials and a personal favorite.  I encourage you to…

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Cardmaking Subscription Close to My Heart

I am a rep for Close to My Heart(CTMH), a premier paper crafting company! You might already know that right? (See my “About” page here on my site). I have been a consultant with CTMH for 14 years–get it? I really like all the stuff.  The CTMH unique cardmaking and scrapbooking subscriptions are right up…

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Seas the Day Anchor Card

  Close to My Heart plans for product release a year out…how would they know that during the current Covid-19 Pandemic that the Seas the Day paper collection could be a comfort for crafters? Just the saying “Everything WHALE be okay” is amazing for those of us who craft cards and really do send them.…

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Seas the Day Scrapbook Layouts

  Here are 4 scrapbook pages my friends and I put together before the quarantines. Have some paper left over from one packet so will do more soon for our summer adventures. We enjoy the Close to My Heart paper packets and kits as they make it so easy to coordinate with our photos PLUS…

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Seas the Day Card Workshop CTMH

  Here is one of the four cards that I crafted with the new “Seas the Day” Card Workshop. The sentiments and thin cut dies included in this workshop are so much fun to create! This sentiment: “What the Crab!” is classic!  Check out details for our workshop here: https://annieart.closetomyheart.com/Retail/Product.aspx?ItemID=13200&ci=17123 Here are other amazing products…

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With Heartfelt Sympathy Card

Here is a card I will send to reach out to a special friend who needs to feel loved. I will add one of the sentiments from the beautiful stamp set: “With Heartfelt Sympathy”, a perfect collection to help say the right words. Which one would you suggest?  More sentiment details here: https://annieart.closetomyheart.com/Retail/Product.aspx?ItemID=13340&ci=17293 The paper…

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Yesterday & Today Hello Card

We have a new paper line: “Yesterday & Today”. The color scheme is neutral which most of there time allows emphasis on the photos! I love that! Perfect for scrapbooking heritage family photos + the feel is elegant and timeless. This collection also makes some lovely cards. This card features our farm animal collection .…

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Vintage Friendship Card

We have a new paper collection in the house: “Yesterday & Today”. Available March 1-April 30.  Here are a few of the papers and kits that will be available soon to you! March 1!      This gorgeous paper is vintage in color & design with lots of offerings for the paper crafter. Here is…

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Celebrate YOU Today Card

The “Celebrate Today” crafting paper is especially fabulous for amazing events to celebrate the people in our lives. I used this paper to craft this “Yay, happy for you” card intended to celebrate events like birthdays, special awards days, engagements, wedding announcements congrats, etc. You get the idea! The colors are the main feature +…

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Happy Birthday Card

This birthday card was crafted with the Celebrate Today paper collection. My favorite feature: the bright, cheery colors.😍 I added black glitter strips to bring emphasis and contrast to the colors: Pixie pink, Carolina blue, Lemonade yellow and Lagoon—to name a few!  I am posting other art to give you an idea of the many…

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