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Botanical Backgrounds Stamp Set


12″ x 12″ You & I Layout
Make It from Your Heart™ Vol. 2: Pattern 14
D1645 My Acrylix® Botanical Backgrounds
E1030 My Acrylix® Handwritten Print
X7196B Blossom Paper Packet
X5769 Thistle Cardstock
X5764 Pear Cardstock
1386 Black Cardstock
Z2032 Paper Fundamentals Adventure Assortment
44751 Archival Black Exclusive Inks™ Pad
Z2740 Thistle Exclusive Inks™ Re-inker
Z2255 Topiary Exclusive Inks™ Re-inker
Z2293 Cotton Candy Exclusive Inks™ Re-inker
Z2262 Honey Exclusive Inks™ Re-inker
Z891 VersaMark™ Ink Pad
Z2457 ShinHan™ Touch Twin™ Marigold Marker
Z2452 ShinHan™ Touch Twin™ Golden Yellow Marker
Z2464 ShinHan™ Touch Twin™ Tender Pink Marker
Z2459 ShinHan™ Touch Twin™ Pastel Green Marker
Z2445 ShinHan™ Touch Twin™ Barely Beige Marker
Z2466 ShinHan™ Touch Twin™ Vivid Green Marker
Z2454 ShinHan™ Touch Twin™ Leaf Green Marker
Z2462 ShinHan™ Touch Twin™ Peony Purple Marker
Z2463 ShinHan™ Touch Twin™ Sap Green Marker
Z3066 Boardwalk Washi Tape Pack
Z3040 Thistle Extra Thick Twine
Z2068 Ranger™ White Super Fine Embossing Powder
Z2097 Mini Staples

Parade Layout

Parade Layout by Wendy KesslerFor this layout, I used The Glam Rhinestone Stack by DCWV.

Seaside Scrapbooking Workshop


On August 7, we will be creating the Seaside Scrapbooking Workshop.  If you are in Club, this is the time to order.  You need to order by July 10 by contacting me or joining the correct gathering on my website to receive it by the scheduled workshop date.

The Seaside Scrapbooking Workshop Kit includes:
1  – My Reflections Seaside Paper Packet (X7192B)
1 – My Acrylix Seaside Workshop Stamp Set (D-size)
2 – Cardstock Sheets (1 Colonial White, 1 Pear)
1 – Seaside Assortment (Z3014)
1 – Aqua Dots (Z1853)
1 – Instructional Brochure

Basic Workshop on the Go supplies: All Workshops On the Go Kits use some or all basic supply items which I recommend you bring with you.  These items include a paper trimmerscissorsspongepiercing and embossing tool kitMy Acrylix blocks for stamping, and adhesives of your choice (which may include Liquid GlassGlue Dots3-D Foam, etc.)

Additional Supplies required to complete:
Desert Sand Exclusive Inks Pad (Z2118)
Glacier Exclusive Inks Pad (Z2641)
Pear Exclusive Inks Pad (Z2197)
Sorbet Exclusive Inks Pad (Z2164)

Coordinating products:
Seaside Complements (X7192C)
Gold Shimmer Trim (Z1985)
Ranger Princess Gold Embossing Powder (Z2066)
Treasured Friendship Stamp Set (C1594)
Seaside Greetings Stamp Set (D1609)
Beach Gear Stamp Set (A1164)
Hello Summer Stamp Set (C1595)

Colors (for cardstock, inks, and markers):
Colonial White, Desert Sand, Glacier, Hollyhock, Lagoon, Pear, Sorbet

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:
Life is Wonderful

The current Constant Campaign is:
Jump on it July: Spend $25 in stamp sets and receive the SOTM for FREE *OR* qualify to purchase a Hostess Rewards Stamp Set for only $5.

Additional Layout: (directions on my website)
For this first layout I switched up some of the papers.  I flipped over the background paper and I used Desert Sand for the photo slide instead of Sorbet.  I also stamped the “Good Times” title in Leaf.


July SOTM – Life is Wonderful

The Close to My Heart July Stamp of the Month is Life is Wonderful.  Spend $50 and get this stamp set for just $5!

These projects were created with this month’s Stamp of the Month set.

Supply list for 7″ x 5″ Life Is Wonderful Card:
Wishes: Bullseye™
S1507 My Acrylix® Life Is Wonderful
X7191B Wanderful Paper Packet
X7188B Snowhaven Paper Packet
1386 Black Cardstock
X5927 Ruby Cardstock
Z2105 Black Exclusive Inks™ Pad
Z2504 Whimsy Exclusive Inks™ Mini Pigment Pads Se
Z1988 Black Striped Twill Ribbon
Z2023 Bling Gems Gold Assortment
Z1996 Woodgrain Embossing Folder
Z1979 Marvy® Uchida® Le Pen™ Journaling Pen
Z1686 Cricut® Art Philosophy Collection

Cricut® Shape:
Art Philosophy
3½” <Circle1> (p. 21) july-sotm-layout

Supply list for 12″ x 12″ Always Remember Page:
Reflections: Main Frame—Charmed™
S1507 My Acrylix® Life Is Wonderful
X7191B Wanderful Paper Packet
X7188B Snowhaven Paper Packet
1386 Black Cardstock
X5927 Ruby Cardstock
Z2105 Black Exclusive Inks™ Pad
Z2504 Whimsy Exclusive Inks™ Mini Pigment Pads Se
Z2012 Sequins Gold Assortment
Z1988 Black Striped Twill Ribbon

July 2015 CTMH SOTM Blog Hop – Life is Wonderful


Welcome to our Stamp of the Month Blog Hop!  We will be featuring the July SOTM, which is Life is Wonderful, a set of 8 stamps.


If you have come here from Michelle Battitori’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 we have over 40 Close To My Heart Consultants sharing their creations using this month’s SOTM and other great Close to My Heart products on their blogs. 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: Life is Wonderful July SOTM Stamp Set, Jackson Paper Packet, inks (Juniper, Barn Red, Cocoa), Sparkle & Shine Washi Tape 3-Pack, Gold Polka-Dot Washi Tape, Chocolate Woodgrain Washi Tape,

With all girls, I don’t use these colors very often but the Jackson papers pair so well with this stamp set.  I used the flourishes to add to the background but stamping second generation with Juniper ink.  The larger stamp makes a nice photo frame.

Now “Hop” on over to Michele Rowley’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 Life is Wonderful Stamp Set is only available through the end of July!

This set is available on my website for only $5 with a $50 purchase  OR you can get it for FREE when you purchase $25 in stamps.  Shop now!