Archive for the ‘Blog Hops’ Category

Thin Cuts Blog Hop

Welcome to our Thin Cuts Blog Hop! We will be featuring any of the Thin Cuts and Thin Cut Bundles available from Close to My Heart.

If you have come here from Marie Flayer’s Blog , you are on the right path! The blog hop is a great big circle, so you can start here and work your way all around. If you get lost along the way, you’ll find the complete list of participating consultants on Melinda’s Blog. To visit each blog for some great ideas just click on the link at the end of the post on each blog to move to the next one! Here we go!

Supplies used are all Close to My Heart: Adventure Fundamentals Paper, Pixie Cardstock, Handwritten Print Stamp Set, Black InkThin Cuts – Hearts, Silver Glitter Paper, and Sugar Rush Dots.

Thin Cuts are a great way to add detail to a page as I’ve done here.  This is for my daughter’s book to put out at graduation.

Now “Hop” on over to Michelle Stewart’s Blog to see her work! Be sure to visit all the consultants at their blogs to get some great crafting ideas!

This month all Thin Cuts are 25% off!

March SOTM Blog Hop (Tea-rrific)

Welcome to our Stamp of the Month Blog Hop! We will be featuring March’s SOTM, which is Tea-rrific, a set of 11 stamps. If you have come here from Cat Nowak‘s Blog, you are on the right path! The blog hop is a great big circle, so you can start here and work your way all around. If you get lost along the way, you’ll find the complete list of participating consultants on Melinda’s Blog.

Products used: Tea-rrific SOTMWhimsy Fundamental Paper Packet, Watercolor Paper, Black Memento Ink, Paintbrushe Set, Watercolor Paints, Gold Shimmer Trim, Gold & White Ribbon, Liquid Glass, and Marvy Uchida LePen Journaling Pen.

I watercolored the cup after stamping, cut it out, and then covered with Liquid Glass to give it a neat look.

Now “Hop” on over to Jennifer Dykstra‘s Blog to see her work! Be sure to visit all the Consultants at their Blogs to get some great crafting ideas and other fun ideas! Remember, the Tea-rrific SOTM is only available until March 31! Visit my website to see how you can get this stamp set at a discount.

Easter Bunny SOTM Blog Hop

Welcome to our Stamp of the Month Blog Hop! We will be featuring February’s SOTM, which is Easter Bunny, a set of 12 stamps. If you have come here from Vickie ODell‘s Blog, you are on the right path! The blog hop is a great big circle, so you can start here and work your way all around. If you get lost along the way, you’ll find the complete list of participating consultants on Melinda’s Blog.

For the border on the bottom of this page, I “shaped” the stamp on my block in a wave before stamping.  When coloring the bunnies, I used the Colorless Blender to remove some of the Warm Grey from the faces and then added a little pink to the cheeks.  I also used the Colorless Blender for some shading on the ears.Products Used: Easter Bunny Stamp Set, Hello Lovely Paper Packet, Hello Lovely Complements, Black Memento Ink, Rose Gold Foil Tape, Gold Glitter Gems, Marvy Uchida LePen Journaling Pen, Blush Shimmer Ribbon, and ShinHan Markers (Warm Grey 4, Sap Green, Mahogany, Tender Pink, Colorless Blender).

On this next layout, I used the Waterbrush and inks to color the Picture My Life Watercolor Card and then stamped with Memento Ink.

Products Used: Easter Bunny Stamp Set, Whimsy Fundamentals Paper, Picture My Life Watercolor Cards – GoldBlack Memento Ink, Fern Ink, Sorbet Ink, Waterbrush – Medium RoundGold Glitter Gems, Hello Lovely ComplementsGold Shimmer Brush, Whimsy Ribbon Pack, Marvy Uchida LePen Journaling Pen, and ShinHan Markers (Pastel Peach, Barely BeigeClay, Peony Purple, Cerulean Blue LightMarigold).

Now “Hop” on over to Michelle Stewart‘s Blog to see her work! Be sure to visit all the Consultants at their Blogs to get some great crafting ideas and other fun ideas! Remember, the Easter Bunny Stamp Set is only available until February 28, 2017! Visit my website to see how you can get this stamp set at a discount!

CTMH Technique Blog Hop – Crazy for Complements

Welcome to this month’s CTMH Technique Blog Hop.  If you have already started the hop, you should be coming from Terrie Shortsleeve.

Supplies used are all Close to My Heart: Enchantment Fundamental Paper, Sugar Rush Complements, Sugar Rush Washi Tape, and Triangle Border Punch.

I used what was left of my Sugar Rush Complements on this layout.  I just love how the complements are really all you need to add to make a layout complete!

Now hop on over to Michelle Loncar!

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CTMH New Product Blog Hop (SE1 2017)

Welcome to our New Product Blog Hop!  We will be featuring new products from the 2017 Seasonal One Idea Book.

If you have come here from Cat Nowak’s Blog , you are on the right path! The blog hop is a great big circle, so you can start here and work your way all around.  If you get lost along the way, you’ll find the complete list of participating consultants on Melinda’s Blog.  To visit each blog for some great ideas just click on the link at the end of the post on each blog to move to the next one! Here we go! 

Supplies used are all Close to My Heart: Whimsy Fundamentals, Springtime Complements, Whimsy Ribbon Pack, ShinHan Markers (Leaf Green, Turquoise Blue, Colorless Blender),

I love the gold trimmed chipboard pieces in the Springtime Complements, they look so pretty when colored with the ShinHan Markers!  I used the Colorless Blender over the Leaf Green to make it a bit lighter.

Now “Hop” on over to Melinda Everitt’s Blog to see her work! Be sure to visit all the consultants at their blogs to get some great crafting ideas!

Products in the 2017 Seasonal One Idea Book are available now through April 2017.  Shop now!