Artbooking Made Easy: All-Star Scrapbooking

Put your team spirit on paper with the sports-themed keys on Close To My Heart’s Cricut® Artbooking cartridge. The pennant banner, chevron overlays, star border, and teamwork sentiment cutouts will leave you wanting to do a victory dance!

Featured items used in this video:
Z1906 Cricut Artbooking Made Easy
Z1838 Hinged Display Tray

Discover the Art of Business (CTMH April Constant Campaign)

Join Close To My Heart as an Independent Consultant April 1–30, 2014, and receive your favorite “art-full” Close To My Heart Cricut® collection FREE! Our New Consultant Kit is just $99 and comes packed with nearly triple the retail value in products and supplies to help you succeed. Plus, when you qualify for the Straight To The Top program, you will be refunded the price of your New Consultant Kit. Select your FREE Cricut® collection—retail priced at $99—when you order your New Consultant Kit online and watch your new business soar!

April 2014 Stamp of the Month – Balloon Talk

The Close to My Heart April Stamp of the Month is Balloon Talk.  Spend $50 and get this stamp set for just $5!  Shop now.

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These projects were all created with this month’s Stamp of the Month set.  Tips for these projects will be available on my CTMH website for one year from the date the stamp set is available.

Supply list:

12″ x 12″ Crazy Silly Fun Page
Make It from Your Heart™ Vol. 1: Pattern 17
S1404 My Acrylix™ Balloon Talk
X7183B Lollydoodle Paper Packet
X5668 Honey Cardstock
X5761 Sky Cardstock
1243 Goldrush Cardstock
Z2123 Goldrush Exclusive Inks™ Pad
Z2162 Honey Exclusive Inks™ Pad
Z2128 Hollyhock Exclusive Inks™ Pad
Z2194 Sky Exclusive Inks™ Pad
Z2197 Pear Exclusive Inks™ Pad
Z2165 Juniper Exclusive Inks™ Pad
Z1919 Purple Shimmer Trim
Z1931 Honey Triangles Washi Tape
Z1958 Base & Bling Craft Queen Charms
Z1934 Flamingo Dots
Z1790 Cricut® Artiste Collection
Cricut® Shapes:
Artiste
1″ <font> “Crazy Silly Fun”
10 1/2″ Card <c> (p. 63)
1 1/2″ Accent 2 <b> (p. 65)

4 1/4″ x 5 1/2″ Hello Card
S1404 My Acrylix™ Balloon Talk
X7183B Lollydoodle Paper Packet
X5668 Honey Cardstock
1243 Goldrush Cardstock
Z2123 Goldrush Exclusive Inks™ Pad
Z2162 Honey Exclusive Inks™ Pad
Z2128 Hollyhock Exclusive Inks™ Pad
Z2197 Pear Exclusive Inks™ Pad
Z1958 Base & Bling Craft Queen Charms
Z1919 Purple Shimmer Trim
Z1936 Purple Glitter Gems
Z1790 Cricut® Artiste Collection
Cricut® Shape:
Artiste
1 1/2″ Accent 2 <b> (p. 65)

4 1/2″ Hey There Tag
S1404 My Acrylix™ Balloon Talk
X7183B Lollydoodle Paper Packet
X5668 Honey Cardstock
Z2197 Pear Exclusive Inks™ Pad
Z1936 Purple Glitter Gems
Z1919 Purple Shimmer Trim
Z1958 Base & Bling Craft Queen Charms
Z1851 Scallop Border Punch

4 1/2″ Thanks Tag
S1404 My Acrylix™ Balloon Talk
X7183B Lollydoodle Paper Packet
X5761 Sky Cardstock
Z2162 Honey Exclusive Inks™ Pad
Z1919 Purple Shimmer Trim
Z1936 Purple Glitter Gems
Z1931 Honey Triangles Washi Tape
Z1851 Scallop Border Punch
Z1790 Cricut® Artiste Collection
Cricut® Shape:
Artiste
1 1/2″ Accent 2 <b> (p. 65)

4 1/2″ Welcome Tag
S1404 My Acrylix™ Balloon Talk
X7183B Lollydoodle Paper Packet
1243 Goldrush Cardstock
Z2128 Hollyhock Exclusive Inks™ Pad
Z1921 Baker’s Twine Neutral Metallic Assortment
Z1919 Purple Shimmer Trim
Z1936 Purple Glitter Gems
Z1851 Scallop Border Punch
Z1790 Cricut® Artiste Collection
Cricut® Shape:
Artiste
1 1/2″ Shift+Accent 2 <B> (p. 65)

Balloon Ride Tag

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Supplies needed for this card:
X7180B Balloon Ride Paper Packet
Sorbet Cardstock
Z1928 Antiqued Gold Triangle Studs
Z1686 Cricut Art Philosophy Collection
B1442 My Acrylix Belated Birthday Stamp Set
Z2111 Chocolate Exclusive Inks Pad
Z697 Sponge

Cut papers:

  • ½” × 2¾” Sorbet Cardstock
  • 1″× 2¾ Balloon Ride B&T Duos™ Paper
  • ½” × 1″ Balloon Ride B&T Duos™ Paper (cut 2)
  • Cut cardstock tag using the Cricut® Art Philosophy cartridge:
    • Cardstock tag: 3½” (p. 40)

Directions:

  • Sponge edges of all papers with Chocolate ink
  • Stamp “Happy Birthday” in Chocolate ink on top half of tag
  • Stamp border in Chocolate ink onto ½” x 2 ¾” Sorbet cardstock
  • Dovetail one end of each ½” x 1″ Balloon Ride B&T paper
  • Assemble tag as shown; add two triangle studs to Sorbet cardstock

Preserving Your Legacy Video

Close To My Heart recently released four new scrapbook albums to cater to your individual memory keeping preferences. Also check out the changes to our already ultra-durable Memory Protectors™ page protectors, like the new side-load pages, new designs to coordinate with our new Picture My Life™ scrapbooking programs, and a limited time strap-hinge Memory Protector.

Featured items used in this video:
Z1942-Z1949 Picture My Life Scrapbooking Programs
Z1980-Z1983 My Legacy D-Ring and Post-Bound Albums (new ones available soon, Faux Leather available while supplies last)
Z1950-1952 Memory Protectors Designs 3-5