Artistry Cricut Card Masculine Themed

Join Close to My Heart and EARN

I have not ever gotten around to sharing this video that I recorded before the all new Catalog was released!  Can you believe it?!?!?!  I know the shame the shame Megan! You can check out the ALL new Idea Book RIGHT HERE and enjoy picking up all new crafting goodies JUST in time for the holidays at!  I LOVE Nevermore and Steampunk Scoundrels so much too!  I have a really cute video coming with that too!  I can’t wait {Read More}

Cricut Explore & IPhone Cruise Invite Card

cruise card cricut explore

I am so incredibly excited and blessed to be going on a cruise with the Close to My Heart Family and a very dear friend of mine! I wanted to make an invite/reminder date card for my friend and just send a thinking of you note too…so I made this card with an idea that started from my iPhone in my Cricut Design Space AP that I LOVE soooooooooo much, sent it to my Explore over Bluetooth and made these {Read More}

One Happy Day Summer Scrapbook Layout


Happy Day Summer Scrapbook Layout I LOVE the camera inside the Artistry Cricut Cartridge and all the various things you can mix and match to create just awesome scrapbook layouts and cards, clips, DIY projects, Shadow boxes and so much much more! Not much time left in August to get my special BONUS for shopping with!  BUT September is bringing a WHOLE NEW SET of Awesome too!  THE NEW CATALOG release starts SEPTEMBER 1, 2015 and WOW WOW WOW!!! I {Read More}

Easy DIY Paper Planner Clips

Planner Clips Planner Addicts

Planner Clips are SUPER Hot and Popular for all the #planneraddicts #plannernerds like myself and my sister out there! So we decided to make a few Paper Planner Clips using the Cricut Artistry Cartridge to make adorable, chic, and trendy paper clips! You can make your own classy, trendy clips with large paper clips from the office supply store, or my favorite place, Target, to then cutting out everything that makes your planner fun, custom and awesome! Be your own {Read More}

Easy Kids Craft DIY Puppet Show Set and Puppets with Cricut


Howdy Crafty Friends! Here is another SUPER Cute use of the Cricut Artistry Cartridge from Close To My Heart for a FUN and easy craft for kids! Heidi and I spent some time just cutting up a car seat box and precutting a few shapes out for the kids to use from the Cricut Artistry Cricut Cartridge – the adorable animals, clouds, trees, banners, hearts and soooo much more available on this cartridge make it a dream for creating just {Read More}

HOT OFF THE TRUCK – Silhouette Curio Unboxing, Functions and Features

WIN NEW Silhouette Curio

Check it out! I got to spend some time back at one of my FAVORITE Places in the world – this week AND it just so happens I got to be there for the HOT OFF THE TRUCK Arrival of the ALL new Silhouette Curio machine that I know all silhouette fans are DYING to get their hands on!  It is really an incredible companion to the Silhouette Cameo or Portrait with all the functions and features that the {Read More}

Cute Cricut Critter Cards (Say that 10 times fast!)

Cricut Artistry Cute Animals

Hey friends! I wanted to make Bensen and Jenavieve some little note cards so they know I’m thinking’ about them when I’m away over the weekend, so, I made them just basic square cards from two of their favorite images from the ALL NEW Artistry Close to My Heart Cricut Cartridge! The thing I LOVE so much about this cartridge is that its so diverse in what you can create with it!  And one of the REALLY cute things that {Read More}

Cricut Jigsaw Puzzle Piece Aliens! KIDS CRAFT!

Cricut Kids Crafts Aliens CTMH Artiste

I love helping with VBS Kids Crafts!!! It’s so fun to come up with different ideas and have kids of all ages enjoy and participate!  This year at my parents church there was a Space Theme to their Vacation Bible School, so Mom found a cute idea of turning puzzle pieces into little space aliens and we then turned them into magnets that the kids could take home. I used the older but very much FAVORITE Cricut Artiste Cartridge from {Read More}

One Happy Day True Story Scrapbook Layout with Cricut Artistry


I’m doing my best to create a new project every few days for you all featuring ONE of the 5 AWESOME, INCREDIBLE, AMAZING Close to My Heart Exclusive Cricut Cartridges. I haven’t been so inspired and excited to actually sit and personally create in such a long time, until I received this cartridge!!!  It has brought some serious crafting JOY and Mojo back into my life!!!  I LOVE it and I KNOW you will too and I will have so {Read More}

Happy Birthday Interactive Flip Card with Cricut Cartridges

August Stamp of the Month 5 dollars

We are all having so much fun welcoming the all new Close To My Heart Artistry Cricut Cartridge to our craft rooms, but I recorded this really fun tutorial with my sister recently and I had to still share it with you!  It just is a great reminder of what all these cartridges have to offer exclusively from Close To My Heart! Remember when you shop at and pick up all your cartridges from there I Rebate you a {Read More}