Friday, April 26, 2013

Kitnapping and a Chantilly Cricut Card

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Using the Cricut is a great way to create thoughtful cards.  Cheryl Tingley created this lovely card using the Chantilly paper packet and made her own background paper on the yellow with the Happy Thoughts paper packet. 

The Chantilly paper packet is featured in our $49 starter kit.  In April, you can get an additional 4 stamps sets with this kit making the total retail value of the kit over $220.  Ask me how you can “kitnap” the the starter kit and join my consultant club! 



Wednesday, April 24, 2013

Sunshiny Day

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Here’s a second card created by Carol Thompson using the Bright Sunshiny Day stamp set with Buzz and Bumble paper packet.  Hope you have a bright sunshiny day!

Monday, April 22, 2013

The Beach

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Created using the Buzz and Bumble paper packet and Bright Sunshiny Day stamp set.  I love the vintage look of this card with the touch of Glitter paper

Friday, April 19, 2013

Birthday Bow

Another swing card.  I don’t think I can ever get tired of these cards.  They are cut using the Artiste Cricut cartridge.  This one is created from the Chantilly paper packet and the bow is also cut using the same cartridge. 

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This is one of the cards that you can create in my workshop when you take advantage of the April special starter kit.  The kit is $49 and the total product is over $220 retail value.  The workshop is FREE! 


Contact me to get more details. 

Wednesday, April 17, 2013

Seed Packet

The card is cut from the Artiste Cricut cartridge and decorated with the stamp set from the Buzz & Bumble workshop on the go.  You can insert an actual seed packet or gift card for a special friend. 
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Friday, April 12, 2013

Hello Sk8r

This spring, Close to My Heart debuted their line of textiles that coordinate with the Chantilly and For Always paper packs.  I love that Karen combined the Chantilly fabric with the Later Sk8r paper for a nice “Hello”.  The new Chevron ribbon goes with several of the spring/summer paper packets including Tommy, Claire and Later Sk8r. 
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Wednesday, April 10, 2013

Sk8r Thanks

A little glitter, a little flower and a BIG thanks.  This card is cut using the Artiste Cricut Cartridge and dressed up with the Later Sk8r papers. 
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Monday, April 8, 2013

Let’s Go Eclectic: A Mini Album

Learn how to create an 8" × 5" mini album from start to finish using an eclectic array of papers, stamped images, and Cricut® shapes from Close To My Heart.

Sunday, April 7, 2013

Hoppy Easter

Hope you and your family had a wonderful Easter last weekend.  We sure enjoyed the wonderful weather in the Pacific Northwest.  This card was created by Cheryl Tingley using the Chantilly paper kit and coloring with the water color marker or blending brush to get the soft pastel colors. 

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Friday, April 5, 2013

First Friday Drawing & All BOY

Time to look for the number on the back of your idea book and see if you are the winner of $20 in Close to My Heart product.

And the winner is

If your idea book has the number 38 on it, contact me by Sunday at 9 p.m. to claim your prize!

I was blessed with two girls but I know a few nephews that fit the title “all BOY”.  Looking forward to filling the photo on this layout done in Later Sk8r paper and the Fast and Furious stamp set.

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Wednesday, April 3, 2013

For Always Fabric Flower

Another card created by the talented Kristine Tanase.  I am looking forward to using the For Always Textiles to create flowers such as these for my upcoming cards and scrapbook papers. 

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Monday, April 1, 2013

This is not an April Fool's prank

No, this is the real deal. 

April is the month to sign up for the Close to My Heart Starter Kit.  For just $49 , you will receive over $220 in product.  (Still not foolin' ya.)  I am encouraging everyone to try it out! 

You can take advantage of this special for any reason!
  • Just want a good deal?  Go for it! 
  • Love to have a discount on your future purchases?  Go for it! 
  • Want to earn a little extra cash?  Go for it!
  • Want to start a little business selling and teaching paper crafts?  Go for it!
  • Want a new career?  Go for it!
When you take advantage of this great deal, I will offer you the following
  • Free Chantilly workshop on June 8th to create cards and/or scrapbook pages with the products from you kit.
  • Free home class with your family and friends.  You pick the project and I will do the teaching.  Creating together is lots of fun.
What do you get in your kit?

Includes a Read Me First Letter, Current Idea Books (qty. 3), Hostess Order Forms (qty. 5), Customer Order Forms (qty. 5), Close To My Heart Color Swatches, Spring/Summer 2013 B&T Sampler, Petite Perks Critter Expressions Incentive Stamp Set, Chantilly Complements Dimensional Elements, Workshops on the Go Chantilly Scrapbooking Kit, Reflections Scrapbook Program, Originals Card Confidence  Program, Buttercup Exclusive Inks Pad, Cotton Candy Exclusive Inks Pad, Spinner, My Acrylix Wheel of Life Stamp Set, My Acrylix For a Friend Stamp Set, 4" x 5" My Acrylix Block.

 Finally, as a consultant, when you sign up in April, you will qualify to purchase the National Scrapbooking special immediately.  You don't have to wait until May to get this gorgeous paper pack full of spring color! 

Sign up is EASY!  Go to my website, review the material, and sign up!  You will get confirmation usually within 24 hours and then we can start playing!