Sunday, May 23, 2010

Cards for Cancer

W recently found out that my grandma has cancer.  The girls and I are busy making cards to take with us when we go to visit her. The cards will be distributed to cancer patients and families.  Maybe today you can make something for someone in need.  We will post pics soon!

Saturday, May 15, 2010

Cherry-O Workshop on the Go

Directions and materials to make four scrapbook pages, 12 cards, and have some left over!
2 Kit Options:

Basic Kit ($29.95 item number G1008) includes Bowl of Cherries stamp set, Cherry-O Level 2 paper pack, Mini-Medleys Accent Tulip Kit, and Workshop Guide
Best Option: order the basic kit and add chocolate waxy flax ($3.95 item Z1088) and/or Colonial White Designer Brads ($3.95 item Z1274)
To complete this workshop, you also need inks and acrylic blocks.  I would purchase Sweet Leaf (item Z2153), Chocolate (item Z2111) and Tulip (item Z2166) inks. The paper colors are Blush, Colonial White, Chocolate, Crystal Blue, Sweet Leaf and Tulip.  Suggested blocks include 1" by 1 1/2" (item Y1001), 2" x 2" (item Y1003) and 1" by 6 1/2" (item Y1005).  To complete the words "a sweet life," the artist used stamp set Field Trip Alphabet (item E1013),
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Thursday, May 13, 2010

Father's Day Air Freshener

Here is a simple gift for Father's Day or any day!  Make an air freshener using two gift tags.

Most materials from Close to my Heart: Passages Papers, Wonderful Friend Stamp Set, Colonial White and Cocoa cardstock, Cocoa ink, pewter brad, and waxy flax.  To make the air freshener, Before adhering two tags back to back, place a small piece of tissue with a little fragrance oil on it between the tags.

Saturday, May 1, 2010

Reveal Day!

Go to to check out Close to my Heart's new summer products!  Leave a comment here about your favorite new product and you may get a little something in the mail!