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Baby Elephant Cards

These are some great cards to have on hand for all those new babies with a boy and a girl version of each card!  This Baby Bundle Stamp Set is on the retiring soon list so get it while you can!

Supplies used: Whimsy Fundamental Paper Pack, Baby Bundle Stamp Set, Inks, Simple Chevron Embossing FolderWatercolor Paints, Watercolor Brush – Medium Flat, Watercolor Brush – Small Round, Watercolor Paper, Memento Ink, Cardstock, Micro-tip Scissors, Whimsy Ribbon Pack, Clear Sparkles, Bitty Sparkles, Purple Enamel Hearts, Blue Enamel Dots, Silver Sequins, 3-D Foam Tape, and White Cards & Envelopes Value Pack.

Design credit: Tina Lovell

Birthday Time!

When it comes to birthdays, we’ve got you covered.  Check out the great birthday-themed stamp sets featured on these cards!

4¼” x 5½” Happy Birthday Racecar Card
B1531 My Acrylix® Racecar Birthday
Z3255 Whimsy Fundamentals
X5785 Lemon Cardstock
X5639 Sweet Leaf Cardstock
X5762 Lagoon Cardstock
1385 White Daisy Cardstock
Z3271 Archival Black Exclusive Inks™ Stamp Pad
Z2895 Lagoon Exclusive Inks™ Stamp Pad
Z2013 Sequins Silver Assortment 4¼” x 5½” Sweet as a Cupcake Card
B1532 My Acrylix® Sweet Birthday
Z3255 Whimsy Fundamentals
1385 White Daisy Cardstock
X5789 Sea Glass Cardstock
Z3146 Watercolor Paper
Z2895 Lagoon Exclusive Inks™ Stamp Pad
Z2812 Raspberry Exclusive Inks™ Stamp Pad
Z3271 Archival Black Exclusive Inks™ Stamp Pad
Z3089 Grey Enamel Gems
Z3132 Watercolor Paints
Z3188 Paintbrush Set
Thread 4¼” x 5½” Birthday Wishes Card
Z3254 Enchantment Fundamentals
1385 White Daisy Cardstock
X5789 Sea Glass Cardstock
Z2852 Poppy Exclusive Inks™ Stamp Pad
Z2813 Sea Glass Exclusive Inks™ Stamp Pad
Z1263 Bitty Sparkles

Red Present Gift Tag
C1662 My Acrylix® Wise Guy Birthday
Z3253 Adventure Fundamentals
1385 White Daisy Cardstock
X5789 Sea Glass Cardstock
Z2805 Black Exclusive Inks™ Stamp Pad
Z3189 White & Gold Ribbon
Z2027 Mini Stapler
Hole Punch

4″ x 4″ Party Hat Card
C1662 My Acrylix® Wise Guy Birthday
1385 White Daisy Cardstock
X5789 Sea Glass Cardstock
Z2805 Black Exclusive Inks™ Stamp Pad
Z2852 Poppy Exclusive Inks™ Stamp Pad
Z2808 Lemon Exclusive Inks™ Stamp Pad
Z1263 Bitty Sparkles

4¼” x 5½” Cake Card
C1662 My Acrylix® Wise Guy Birthday
Z3255 Whimsy Fundamentals
1385 White Daisy Cardstock
X5785 Lemon Cardstock
Z2805 Black Exclusive Inks™ Stamp Pad
Z2852 Poppy Exclusive Inks™ Stamp Pad
Z2808 Lemon Exclusive Inks™ Stamp Pad
Z2813 Sea Glass Exclusive Inks™ Stamp Pad
Z1263 Bitty Sparkles
Z2027 Mini Stapler

Yellow Present Gift Tag
C1662 My Acrylix® Wise Guy Birthday
Z3254 Enchantment Fundamentals
1385 White Daisy Cardstock
X5789 Sea Glass Cardstock
Z2805 Black Exclusive Inks™ Stamp Pad
Z3189 White & Gold Ribbon
Z2027 Mini Stapler
Hole Punch

June SOTM Blog Hop (Hello Foxy)

Welcome to our Stamp of the Month Blog Hop! We will be featuring June’s SOTM, which is Hello Foxy, a set of 11 stamps. If you have come here from Jen Rubio‘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.

This month Close To My Heart Consultants are sharing their creations using this month’s SOTM and other great CTMH products on their blogs. To follow along just click on the link at the end of the post on each blog to move to the next one! Here we go!

Products Used: Hello Foxy Stamp Set, No Worries Complements, Memento Ink, Watercolor Pencils, Blending Pen, and Ribbon

This was a fun card to make.  I used the chair sticker from the No Worries Complements and cut a slit in it so I could add the stamped fox.

Now “Hop” on over to Melissa Robinson‘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 Hello Foxy Stamp Set is only available until June 30, 2017! Visit my website to see how you can get this stamp set at a discount!

Here are some cards from corp that were made using this Stamp of the Month:

4¼” x 5½” Thankful for You Card (Vertical)
S1706 My Acrylix® Hello Foxy Stamp Set
X7219B Little Dreamer Paper Packet
1385 White Daisy Cardstock
Z3271 Archival Black Exclusive Inks™ Stamp Pad
Z3216 White Twine
Z3274 Clear Sparkles
Z1263 Bitty Sparkles
Z3132 Watercolor Paints
Z3188 Paintbrush Set
Z2060 Thin 3-D Foam Tape
Z3167 Cricut® Artistry Collection
Cricut® Shape: Artistry 2″ Icon-1 (p. 30)

4¼” x 5½” Hello Foxy Card (Vertical)
S1706 My Acrylix® Hello Foxy Stamp Set
X7219B Little Dreamer Paper Packet
1385 White Daisy Cardstock
Z3271 Archival Black Exclusive Inks™ Stamp Pad
Z3216 White Twine
Z3321 Little Dreamer Glitter Gems
Z3132 Watercolor Paints
Z3188 Paintbrush Set
Z2060 Thin 3-D Foam Tape

No Worries Workshop Your Way Scrapbooking Kit

On July 7, we will be creating the No Worries Workshop Your Way Scrapbooking Kit.  If you are in Club, this is the time to order.  You need to order by June 2 by contacting me or joining the correct gathering on my website to receive it by the scheduled workshop date.

The No Worries Workshop Your Way Scrapbooking Kit includes:
1 – No Worries paper packet (X7220B)
1 – No Worries Complements (X7220C)
4 – cardstock sheets (4 White Daisy)
1 – No Worries sequins (Z3322)
1 – white burlap ribbon (Z3323)

Download Instruction Guide: On my website

With this kit, you will be able to complete three 2-page layouts (shown above).

Additional Picture My Life Layout: To create the Picture My Life layout for this workshop, simply add:
Pocket Plus Memory Protectors – Design 1
Pocket Plus Memory Protectors – Design 3

Additional Cardmaking Project: Make 6 cards, 2 of each design, using your remaining workshop materials and just a few extra supplies!
No Worries Cardmaking Stamp + Thin Cuts
Cashmere Exclusive Inks Stamp Pad
Glacier Exclusive Inks Stamp Pad
Sapphire Exclusive Inks Stamp Pad
Thin 3-D Foam Tape
White Cards & Envelopes Value Pack

Coordinating colors for this paper (cardstock and inks): Cashmere, Glacier, Lagoon, Sapphire, Whisper, White Daisy

Other coordinating products:
No Worries Coordinating Cardstock
No Worries Scrapbooking Stamp + Thin Cuts
Summer BBQ Stamp Set
Fourth of July Stamp Set

When you place an order of $50 or more, you get the Stamp of the Month set for only $5.
The Stamp of the Month is:
Live, Laugh, Love (May)
Hello Foxy (June)
*The Stamp of the Month may vary depending on your purchase date.  If you order online, it will be the month in which you are purchasing.  If you order by contacting me, it will be Hello Foxy (June).

The current Constant Campaign is:
Live Beautifully (May)
We’ve Got You Covered (June)
*The Constant Campaign you qualify for may vary depending on your purchase date.  If you order online, it will be the month in which you are purchasing.  If you order by contacting me, it will be the June special.

New Thin Cuts

Here are some projects using the new Thin Cuts – Basic Ovals and Thin Cuts – Basic Stars.

Today Gift Box
M1172 My Acrylix® Today Stamp
X7221B Prickly Pear Paper Packet
X5788 Raspberry Cardstock
X5785 Lemon Cardstock
Z3271 Archival Black Exclusive Inks™ Stamp Pad
Z3287 Whimsy Ribbon Pack
X7219C Little Dreamer Complements
Z3324 Prickly Pear Sequins
Z3329 Thin Cuts—Basic Stars
Gift Box Template
Die-cutting Machine

Together Gift Box
M1173 My Acrylix® Together Stamp
X7221B Prickly Pear Paper Packet
X5788 Raspberry Cardstock
Z3271 Archival Black Exclusive Inks™ Stamp Pad
X7219C Little Dreamer Complements
Z3324 Prickly Pear Sequins
Z3216 White Twine
Z3328 Thin Cuts—Basic Ovals
Gift Box Template
Die-cutting Machine

4¼” x 5½” Thank You Card (Horizontal)
A1206 My Acrylix® Scripty Thank You Stamp
X7221B Prickly Pear Paper Packet
1385 White Daisy Cardstock
X5770 Glacier Cardstock
X5788 Raspberry Cardstock
Z2841 Glacier Exclusive Inks™ Stamp Pad
Z3274 Clear Sparkles
Z1263 Bitty Sparkles
Z3216 White Twine
Z3328 Thin Cuts—Basic Ovals
Z3132 Watercolor Paints
Z3188 Paintbrush Set
Die-cutting Machine

4¼” x 5½” Hooray Card (Vertical)
A1205 My Acrylix® Hooray Star Stamp
X7221B Prickly Pear Paper Packet
1385 White Daisy Cardstock
X5770 Glacier Cardstock
Z2812 Raspberry Exclusive Inks™ Stamp Pad
Z3322 No Worries Sequins
Z3189 White & Gold Ribbon
Z3132 Watercolor Paints
Z3188 Paintbrush Set
Z3329 Thin Cuts—Basic Stars
Z2060 Thin 3-D Foam Tape
Die-cutting Machine