CTMH Monthly Specials

Cricut Images+Bloom with Grace

Did you know that Close to My Heart has Cricut images that coordinate with many of their paper collections? What a fabulous relationship! Here is one of the latest: that Shine card! The beautiful colors in this paper collection include: Sangria, Canary, Toffee, Fern, Espresso and French Vanilla. And guess what? this card is part…

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Encouragement: Be YOU

We all need a lift! I think a card can mean so much to the recipient so I love to send them out. I also appreciate a sentiment that nails it! like this one. It simply says—“Be YOU”.   We are all in this life together! Let’s share a card friends. I used the Brushed…

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Aurora Scrapbooking CTMH

I crafted with the beautiful paper collection Aurora recently and have to say—I really loved designing with these colors: sapphire blue, sage green, charcoal + all the other outdoor colors that frame  traveling adventures. Close to My Heart has an amazing art department and they have a knack for color coordination and design!! Check out…

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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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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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Celebrate You Birthday Layout

I created this layout for my mom’s upcoming birthday. Do you think she will like it? I think so! The colors of the “Celebrate You” paper collection are perfect for happy birthdays.  More about this collection here: https://annieart.closetomyheart.com/Retail/Product.aspx?ItemID=13137&ci=16399 And did you know that when you order a minimum $50. for your order today, you qualify for…

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Valentine’s Day Card

Valentine’s Day cards are beautiful I think because of those beautiful reds & pinks! Check out this lovely paper collection that not only features card projects but gorgeous layouts featuring the February “Loves” in your life! Available through February 29. Details: https://annieart.closetomyheart.com/ctmh/promotions/campaigns/1912-oh-my-heart.aspx  

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Did You Make the Nice List?

There’s still time! This cute Elf and that sentiment! A feature for my last card class before the visiting family and holiday fun begins. You can get this cutie as it is still available as of today: https://annieart.closetomyheart.com/Retail/Product.aspx?ItemID=12502&ci=16001 I primarily crafted this project with paper from our Mix In collection. So festive! Link here:https://annieart.closetomyheart.com/Retail/Product.aspx?ItemID=12909&ci=16020 Here…

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Thinking of You Card CTMH

I created this fun, A2 size step card with the “Every Little Thing” paper collection by Close to My Heart. Note: The entire collection is stunning.  I really enjoy designing with the step card style. The project stands up so nicely! The recipient will remember that they are thought of when they see the stand…

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