WI to PA Miss You Card with NEW STAMPS!

I LOVE that Close to My Heart designed your home state stamps!  Under $3.00 a set and a great way to send love from where you are, document where you’ve been or share school projects on where you want to go!  I LOVE THEM! REALLY! You can check out all the States and Provinces HERE! Now! http://AboveRubies.ctmh.com I have about a billion of these cards I need to make honestly! I also think these stamps are going to be used {Read More}

Artistry Cricut Card Masculine Themed

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 http://AboveRubies.ctmh.com!  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}

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

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}

3 Cricut Cut Scrapbook Layout Challenge!

Heylo my friends! I’ve missed you with all this moving shenanigans!!! On Facebook the other day I put out a question asking for YOU to pick 3 images from ANY of the Close to My Heart Cricut Cartridges and I would make something with it. Well Sonia thought she was going to challenge me with Artfully Sent (which it was a challenge), and she said no complaining – so here’s what I came up with! I used the Bicycle, the {Read More}

Coffee Date Friends Scrapbook Tutorial

Happy Tutorial Day! I can’t believe we are well into MAY ALREADY can you!??!  WOW!!!! I’m so very excited about May!  I’m going to be 31 this month! WHAT?!?!? Crazinesssss!!!! I’m soooo excited I got a Coffee Cup and Donut stamp set in my collection FINALLY!  I’ve “needed” this for a long time!!! 😉  I love coffee dates with friends and I’m excited to make a starbucks gift card holder with this set too – but we will get to {Read More}

Easy Rainbow Stamped Cards Say Hello, I Love You, Thinking of You

Happy Tuesday! I saw this video by CTMH on Facebook (link below) and it was the inspiration to do a rainbow card with the dizzy circles set because it’s just soooo fun!  Its not the “same” as what CTMH did – but you’ll get the idea! 😉   I really just wanted to make the kids a few quick and easy notecards for their extra “hard” week at school and hopefully make them smile at lunch time! Seriously on last call with the Deals {Read More}

Watercolored Scrapbook Layout

I decided to use my new Close To My Heart Water color pen on a scrapbook layout with the all new Blossom Cardmaking Workshop on the Go Kit  I like picking up a few of these kits and using them for both cards and layouts and enjoying the benefits of the great value…and while there is great value – All month you can grab the new Deal of the Day grab bag starting at 3:00pm mountain time while supplies last {Read More}

Shopping and Crafting with Teen Brother!

While this isn’t a traditional “in studio” Tuesday Tutorial.  I thought it was pretty fun to take my teenaged brother to a craft store and then make a REALLY Easy Custom DIY Tshirt with him for his Air-Soft Team that he plays on.  Now, while I personally am not a fan of the team abbreviation – they are the Tactical Urban Recon Division ….. yes he’s 15, and therefore he wears a shirt that says – T.U.R.D.  – *sigh* But {Read More}

Where DO You Want To Be?

All of everything coming up in April – I’m just jazzed up, pumped up, excited!!!  And I HAD to take this ONE LAST opportunity to share the Hopscotch Workshop on the Go in a scrapbook layout before it’s gone for good because this stamp has found a place in 8 different projects in my craft room and it’s about to be gone. for. good! NOoooo! Anyway – last chance to Grab Seasonal Inspirations HERE and enter to WIN the customer {Read More}

Easy 10 Minute 12×12 Scrapbook Layout

Happy Tuesday Tutorial Day Friends! I was excited to create a few 10 minute scrapbook layout pages today!  So I wanted to record and share this one with you and you can start cranking out amazing pages and have fun with brights colors, elements and easy balance!!! Last Chance to grab Hopscotch and Other Seasonal Expression Items!  GET THEM NOW!