Thursday, November 29, 2012

The Deconstructed Sketch no.79 - Snowman Snow Cute


This is my first entry in the deconstructed sketch challenge. I love Snowman and came across this reflections paper pack in my stash, so could not resist. I also made a matching envelope to the liner of the card.





Midnight Muse & Silver Dynamic Duos Challenge Again


Love these colours so much, I created another card to enter.



Midnight Muse & Silver Dynamic Duo Challenge

This was a fun challenge,  Silver and Blue are high on my list as classics.









Midnight Muse & Silver Dynamic Duo Challenge

This was a fun challenge, did two cards as I loved them both, Silver and Blue are high on my list as classics.









Wednesday, November 28, 2012

Grampas 2013 Calendar is Finally Done

This was a lot of fun , you can do your own too. CTMH sells these blank calendars for $ 7.95 Z1030















Sunday, November 25, 2012

Glitter it up! - H2H Challenge

Add some sparkle to your card or other project using glitter, glitter glue, etc...that is this weeks challenge. So get your creativeness on and link your project here.....H2H

I wanted to do a pink Christmas themed card and this is what I came up with. All supplies are CTMH except the silver paper that I embossed with a snowflake folder.



Supplies used:

La Belle Vie WOTG pack
Snowflakes Dimensional Elements
Bling from La Belle Vie WOTG
Silver Shimmer Trim
Smokey Plum Ink
Blush Ink
Liquid Glass
Jardine Stamp Set D1528
Stamp Set from Pear & Partridge Card making kit

I hope you are inspired, and would love to see all your creations.  Here's how to join in this week's challenge: 
  1. Use mostly Close To My Heart products, though it doesn't have to be 100%.
  2. Create your Glitter It Up project.
  3. Post your project to your blog or other online gallery.
  4. Come back here and directly link to your blog post, not your blog home page. 
  5. Mention Heart 2 Heart somewhere in your blog post indicating that you are playing along with us and link to our site. 
  6. Consider adding the H2H badge to your blog. We'd love to spread the word and see more crafters participating! 
  7. Finally, you have the whole month of November to join us on any of our November challenges and be eligible for our Top Ten!
Just a reminder - link to the specific page your artwork is on - if we go to your blog and it's not at the top, we have a hard time looking for your entry. Thank you.
Happy crafting!





I treated myself........

After many card orders filled, I treated myself to this cute little embossing machine  Sizziz Texture Boutique. It is so stinkin Cute, and fits on my work space perfectly. It only embosses, but is very handy and so
CUTE !


Tags, Tags & More Tags

More Tags I made yesterday, using up my stash. Really used my Big Shot lots for these tags. Memory box dies, SU Sizzix dies, embossing folders.. Lots of fun.




Thursday, November 22, 2012

Simple Christmas Card

Cards don't have to be fancy or difficult. This card was made using :

one embossing folder
one colour of ink
one sentiment on the inside
little bling



Birthday Bling

A card for one of my besties......



$ 10.00 Whooo's Your Valentine Kit


What a great kit and totally worth $ 10.00 with $ 35.00 purchase. Starting Dec 13/2012 you can order this great treat. You can purchase in my online store.



  1. Featured Products: Whooo’s Your Valentine kit
    12 – Die-Cut Boxes (3 each of 4 colors: Blush, Hollyhock, Ruby, White Daisy)
    3 – 12" × 12" Cardstock Sheets (Blush, Hollyhock, White Daisy)
    1 – Sheet Silver Glitter Paper – new product for Spring/Summer 2013!
    12 – Treat Tubes with Lids – new product for Spring/Summer 2013!
    1 – My Acrylix® Whooo’s Your Valentine Stamp Set (D-size)

    For Customers & Consultants: When you place an order of $35 or more in Close To My Heart products, you’ll receive the Whooo’s Your Valentine kit for only $10. Qualifying purchases must come from Autumn/Winter 2012 Idea Book product (or products live on any OBA site through January). Spring/Summer 2013 Idea Book preview items are not eligible as qualifying retail purchases for this campaign.




Dynamic Duos #29-Marina Mist with Black and the Dessert Option of using a Snowman Theme!

This is my first time doing a challenge for Dynamic Duos, thanks to Caroline for pointing me there.
My snowman card was made using the following :

CTMH cardstock: black, white, heavenly blue
CTMH Black Ink
CTMH Silver Shimmer Trim
Tim Holtz embossing folders
Stampin Up Word Window Punch
Stampin Up Sentiment
Creative Memories Snowman Punch
bling from my stash 









Saturday, November 17, 2012

Wednesday, November 14, 2012

Two More Stash Cards..Use not Consume

this one came from inspiration from Alison Solven a SU consultant who has a great blog....



this one is a mixture of everything...........




Sunday, November 11, 2012

H2H Challenge -Gratitude - what are you thankful for

What are you thankful for ?


This weeks challenge is Gratitiude....upload your artwork to H2H and join the fun ....



Here's how to join in this week's challenge: 
  1. Use mostly Close To My Heart products, though it doesn't have to be 100%.
  2. Create your project, inspired by what you are thankful for.
  3. Post your project to your blog or other online gallery.
  4. Come back here and directly link to your blog post, not your blog home page. 
  5. Mention Heart 2 Heart somewhere in your blog post indicating that you are playing along with us and link to our site. 
  6. Consider adding the H2H badge to your blog. We'd love to spread the word and see more crafters participating! 
  7. Finally, you have the whole month of November to join us on any of our November challenges and be eligible for our Top Ten!


You All Know I'm Twisted ... Twisted Gift Card Holders

Twisted gift card holders...using up my stash. So some Bo Bunny paper and some SU stamps.





Saturday, November 3, 2012

Pear & Partridge WOTG Card Kit

Here are the cards you can make from the WOTG Pear & Partridge Card kit, and I threw in a couple of gift tags as well.


Pear & Partridge Elegantly Simple

make your cards simple sometimes less is more...I used Kraft cardstock, Cranberry cardstock, Pear & Patridge B&T, cranberry gross grain ribbon, and some bling.