Exclusive Close to My Heart paper collection

Into the Wild Thank You Card

Here’s a Thank You card I designed for a special workshop last month.  Our group hand-crafted and donated 400 Thank You cards of various design to a community service organization. They had expressed the need to send Thank Yous to those who assisted and helped in many ways with their community cause. It was a…

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Love Your Face + CTMH Craft ON

Just enough color to make me happy with my favorite: BLACK! I love to design cards with black+white +any color really! Papers: Close to My Hearts’ current Mix -Ins Item#9005 and the beautiful Craft On packet, Item-X7245B.  Both are available until Aug.31 or until they sell—-note: low supplies! Following are the links to the papers…

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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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“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 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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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 Thank You

Hello to you today! I have a card for you crafted with the Sweet Girl collection: paper packet, coordinating  card stock plus some springy complimenting bling: gold speckled gems & gold crafting thread. The colors in this group are so lovely & seem to almost shout out: “Welcome Spring”! You will love crafting with this…

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The World Is Yours: National Scrapbooking Month

Hello everybody! And Yes it is National Scrapbooking Month and to celebrate Close to My Heart has created several, wonderful projects to help you and the crafting community get your craft on! I am in love with the beautiful colors of this paper packet. And there is a project for everyone to enjoy: cards, scrapbook…

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What A Day Card + SO Much Happy

Here is a happy card for you today! I used the SO Much Happy Paper collection, a favorite of mine & soooo versatile: everyday, birthday & travel themes! And paired with the sentiment from the Close to My Heart March Stamp of the Month: “This Happened”. You can get the Stamp of the Month for…

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I Heart Us Cardmaking & Scrapbooking

Here’s a card for you today. Once again I have featured a PML card from the “I Heart Us” paper collection plus lots of sequin bling. I love to pair pink and black when given the chance! Here ya go.  Here are a few images of the I Heart Us product line. Beautiful spring colors!…

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