#Featured Collection

Thinking of You

Here’s a card featuring the Close to My Heart paper collection: Spruced Up paper products and coordinants+Thinking of You sentiment.  I love to send cards when someone is on my mind. Don’t you? Following are some of the products I used to craft this one with a link for your convenience. Let me know if…

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Thinking of You Spruced Up Card

I crafted this card with the current paper collection: “Spruced Up”, a beautiful wintry feel with lots of birds. Who doesn’t love birds in the winter months? A sign that glorious spring is on it’s way. The colors in this group are gorgeous and feature nature’s winter coloring at it’s best. You can check out…

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Cedar & Pine Christmas Card CTMH

I designed and crafted this card with the Close to My Heart paper collection: “Cedar & Pine” adding the gold embellishments and shimmer trim strip to add festivity. For scrapbooking, I purchased the Scrapbooking Kit, G1188. I added the complements and gold embellishments for a traditional feel! You can check out all the “Cedar &…

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Fall Cardmaking with the Hawthorn Collection

Hey everyone, lately I have been creating with our new Cricut “Complete Creativity” digital collection. I just love the layouts in this digital collection. And created this card using the leaf images in one of the Fall layouts!  If you are interested in our new Cricut digital collection, go to my CTMH home page here:…

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Hello Card to Brighten Your Day

I so appreciate receiving a personally addressed card in the mail! How bout you?!? And to make it even nicer, an awesome greeting like this one is also appreciated: “A little hello to brighten your day”. So I have a solution for you if you want some great sentiments/greetings for cards!  Available through September 30,…

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A Little Dose of Happy

Here is a card for you today! Crafted with the beautiful September featured paper collection: “Every Little Thing” and the September Stamp of the Month: “Random Acts of Cardness”. You too can craft this card and scrapbook layouts with these lovely, cool plus trendy craft products. Every Little Thing Products: https://annieart.closetomyheart.com/Retail/Product.aspx?ItemID=12481&ci=14798 September Stamp of the…

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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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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 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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