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Cardmaking with Cacti and Palm Graphics

By annieart | Apr 26, 2019 | 0 Comments

  Hello my fellow readers! Heads up… the Close to my Heart Seasonal Expressions Idea Book (SE2) will go live on May 1. So until then, I am still crafting with he awesome products from our SE1 edition. I designed & crafted these cards with the Cacti puffy stickers and a palm graphic. Both from…

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Easter Card: He Is Faithful

By annieart | Apr 21, 2019 | 0 Comments

I crafted this Easter card using the following Close to My Heart products: Feels Like Home paper packet and complements, Sugarplum glitter gems, Decorative Borders metal dies, Silver Embellishing Thread, Bitty Sparkles, Charcoal ink pad. The sentiment is from a CTMH stamp set: Bible Verses from the Hostess stamp sets, pg. 7 of the seasonal…

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Feels Like Home Butterfly card

By annieart | Apr 14, 2019 | 0 Comments

  Here is another card I crafted with our Feels Like Home paper suite & the butterfly and thanks sentiments from the April Stamp of the Month: “Love So Sweet”. First, I stamped the butterfly in charcoal ink on the stitched white daisy rectangle piece.  I then added “thanks”, also, an image sentiment from the…

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April Stamp of the Month: Love So Sweet

By annieart | Apr 5, 2019 | 0 Comments

Here’s an easy card for you! I used the Close to My Heart April Stamp of the Month: Love So Sweet, for the cute sentiment. I like the font and sentiments so much…readable yet scripty too! And this is one of my favorite card patterns in CTMH’s Vol. 4 pattern book. Only one cut (4″…

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Feels Like Home Cardmaking

By annieart | Apr 1, 2019 | 0 Comments

I crafted this card with the Close to My Heart paper suite: “Feels Like Home”. Such beautiful paper! I watercolored the die cut with our watercolor pencils and shimmer brush pens. So easy! Let me know if you have any questions. Here is a look at the products associated with this paperline:  The Thankful…

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CTMH Feels Like Home

By annieart | Mar 30, 2019 | 0 Comments

    Spring is starting to happen here…Blue Bonnets are everywhere! So crafting this week, I was inspired to craft a spring floral card. For this one, I pulled out my watercolor pencils and did some coloring on a floral watercolor die cut. Who knew it would be so gratifying and FUN! I felt like a…

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Happy Birthday + I Heart Us

By annieart | Mar 29, 2019 | 0 Comments

      Here is another memory book layout crafted with the “I Heart Us” paper collection. This month when you buy a paper packet you receive the second one for 50% off! Only 4 more days left. Such a good savings and just 🤔 think. You will have the paper and instructions to create beautiful…

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Scrapbook Pages + CTMH I Heart Us

By annieart | Mar 23, 2019 | 0 Comments

Good evening friends, our scrapbook class was here this week and we crafted pages from the I Heart Us papers & all the matchy things. I love the colors with black. Yessss….so here is one of the layouts. Beginning April (next week!), I will be sharing projects crafted with our “Feels Like Home” paper goodies.…

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What A Day Card + SO Much Happy

By annieart | Mar 15, 2019 | 0 Comments

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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