Scrapbooking

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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Tis the Season Christmas Layouts

Here are scrapbook layouts that I crafted using the Close to My Heart paper collection: Tis the Season. It is one of my very favorite Christmas paper and coordinating products. Until next year everyone!

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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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Merry Christmas Crafting with Tis the Season

Tis the Season paper collection is perfect for crafting your family Christmas Holiday memories! Here is my family on vacation in Colorado during Christmas break. I will never forget that day as we photographed one of our favorite areas near Eagle, CO at the base of the Mt.Holy Cross Mtn Range. What a day and…

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Grateful Heart & Thin Cut Decorative Borders

Grateful Heart Paper collection designs with pomegranate, fern, saffron and espresso color scheme. Yummy colors! I used the thin cut Decorative Borders Item# Z4241 for the whimsical “STEMS” for texture. Many creative options with this die cut set. https://annieart.closetomyheart.com/Retail/Product.aspx?ItemID=11369&ci=11668

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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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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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Holiday Expressions Idea Book now LIVE

The Holiday Expressions Idea Book is live now and you can review it HERE. Feast on the awesome paper collections: Boutique, Hello Pumpkin, Grateful Heart, Tis the Season & Oh What Fun. Exciting news for crafters everywhere! WE have beautiful new ink and yardstick colors too. If you have any questions, feel free to message…

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