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You Mean the World to Me: Aurora Cardmaking

I created this card for my husband early during the Covid-19 pandemic. He was working from home and attending non-stop virtual meetings to manage the crisis in his business. I crafted this card to remind him that I was there for him and that I supported him. That he meant the world to me! The…

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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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Encouragement & Sympathy Card CTMH

Here is a card I crafted to reach out to others in their times of need. I like to have a few “reach out-feeling for you-sympathy” cards. How bout you? Here’s an easy peasy design with three strips of this beautiful paper and some coordinating bling. The sentiment is from the Close to My Heart…

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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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Best Wishes Card

  For me, I enjoy a Best Wishes card once in a while. Plus the birdie! Just the simplicity and old school sentiment like that is a comfort to my ears! This one is crafted with the beautiful Close to My Heart collection: “Spruced Up” and all the things that add to the beautiful paper…

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Thank You+Spruced Up

Hello crafty friends! Here is a card I crafted this week with the Spruced Up paper collection. Love the colors for this time of the year. Since I never have enough Thank You cards, I had to start on a new stash and chose a new stamp set for this one. “Thanks Ever So Much”……

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Picture My Life Cards

We sell the cutest picture cards we call “Picture My Life” (PML) cards. They were added to our menu to accommodate pocket scrapbooking. Some of us like to get it done and get our photos in our memory albums! And the beautiful Close to My Heart PML cards make that possible. Our paper collections each…

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OMG! Who Should I Send This Card to?

At our last card class, my friends and I were beginning to craft with the Close to My Heart “Craft On” paper and the August Stamp of the Month, “From Me to You”. I asked: If I used  “My Bad” or “OMG” on a card who in the world would I send it to?!?  We…

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Smile & Craft On

I am really enjoying crafting with the Close to My Heart paper line: Craft On. A papercrafter’s dream! I designed this card with the coordinating Picture My Life cards and this title: Smile & Craft On. It was the impetus for this creation. The varied, colorful papers in this awesome paper kit make for a…

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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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