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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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Close To My Heart DIY Home Decor

By annieart | Mar 8, 2019 | 0 Comments

Hello everyone! We have a new home decor special available now! Introducing the exclusive Home Chipboard Monogram Workshop Kit. You can create this papercrafting project that is sure to add a cozy touch to any room! This workshop uses chipboard monogram letters and easy-to-cut shapes from the Cricut Design SpaceTM project file created just for this…

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Hello hello + So Much Happy

By annieart | Mar 7, 2019 | 0 Comments

Sharing this fun card today for you. I used CTMH’s paper collection: So Much Happy. And the colors on any day will lift you a notch up on the Happy scale! I added dry embossing for texture. This card reminds me of spring time….right around the corner. YAY!!! And you are in luck! This month…

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Thanks for Sticking by Me

By annieart | Mar 5, 2019 | 0 Comments

During March, Close to My Heart is featuring artwork from our “Oh So Happy” paper collection. Note: One of the many products in our collections are the Picture My Life (PML) 3×4 and 4×6 color cards that complement our card and scrapbook projects. I crafted the card above sporting a 3×4 PML card from the…

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BOGO Paper Party

By annieart | Mar 1, 2019 | 0 Comments

Buy any paper packet or coordinating cardstock, get one 50% off! As a papercrafter, you can never have too much paper! That’s why we’ve invited you to join us for a Paper Party all month long! Buy any paper packet or coordinating cardstock this month and get another of equal or lesser value at 50%…

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