Bucket List Contest

Close To My Heart’s Base & Bling line lets you create customized, wearable crafts with a huge selection of metallic charms, stylish adhesive images, and gems for a one-of-a-kind look! For our Bucket List Contest, tell us something that is on your bucket list in a comment on Facebook, Jeanette Lynton’s blog, or YouTube before April 30, 2014 for your chance to win materials to create your own Base & Bling wearable craft!


New Heights Abound Video

Find out how to make your scrapbook pages shine with a sparkly bouquet of balloons, by combining embellishments, Close To My Heart’s Cricut® cartridge cutouts, and specialty paper.

Featured items used in this video:
Z1934 Flamingo Dots
Z1936 Purple Glitter Gems
Z1922 Pink Glitter Paper
Z679 Liquid Glass
Z1790 Cricut Artiste Collection

Balloon Ride Workshop On the Go Scrapbooking Kit


On May 2, we will be creating the Balloon Ride Workshop On the Go Scrapbooking Kit.  If you are in Club, this is the time to order.  You need to order by April 11 by contacting me or joining the correct gathering on my website to receive it by the scheduled workshop date.

The Balloon Ride Workshop On the Go Scrapbooking Kit includes:
1 – My Reflections Balloon Ride Paper Packet (X7180B)
1 – My Acrylix Balloon Ride Workshop Stamp Set (D-size) (exclusive to this kit)
3 – Cardstock Sheets (1 Colonial White, 1 Juniper, 1 Whisper)
1 – Balloon Ride Assortment (Z3003)
1 – Sparkles Clear Flourishes – Small (Z1812)
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 tool/matMy Acrylix blocks for stamping, and adhesives of your choice (which may include Liquid GlassGlue Dots3-D Foam, etc.)

Additional Supplies required to complete:
Z2117 Crystal Blue Exclusive Inks Pad
Z2165 Juniper Exclusive Inks Pad
Z2171 Saddle Exclusive Inks Pad
Z2164 Sorbet Exclusive Inks Pad
Z1686 Cricut Art Philosophy Collection
Z1294 Sanding Kit

Coordinating products:
X7180C Balloon Ride Complements
Z3003 Balloon Ride Assortment  (one included in kit)
B1439 Dreamer Stamp Set
D1581 Give a Lift Stamp Set
Z1941 My Creations Pennant Frame
Z1837 Mini-Medley Accents Wooden Collection

Colors (for cardstock, inks, and markers): Cashmere, Colonial White, Creme Brulee, Crystal Blue, Juniper, Saddle, Sky, 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:
(April) Balloon Talk

The current Constant Campaign is:
(April) Discover the Art of Business

Additional Layout: (directions on my website)

You Are My Wonderful Layout by Wendy Kessler

Timeless Beauty Layout by Wendy Kessler


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!