Retiring Items are now available while supplies last

You can go to the Retired Items section of my website to view items that will be retiring at the end of January.  These items are now available on a while-supplies-last basis.

My Creations® Craftable Containers

Thanks to the My Creations® line of products from Close To My Heart, you can make great projects from the outside in! Get ideas for using these stampable, markable, craftable albums, bags, and ring boxes in this video.

Featured items used in this video:
Z1868 My Creations Kraft Ring Box
Z1870 My Creations Kraft Pocket Album
Z1871 My Creations Kraft 3-Ring Album
Z1872 My Creations Burlap Drawstring Bags

Bling’s the Thing! Contest: November 2013

Close To My Heart’s Base & Bling line helps you create custom fashion accessories with all the papercrafting products you love. To enter our Bling’s the Thing contest, tell us your favorite fashion accessory of all time in a comment on YouTube, on Facebook, or Jeanette Lynton’s blog by November 30, 2013. You could be one of 20 winners of a Base & Bling fabric necklace kit!

Use Your Stash Thanksgiving Blog Hop (Artbooking Layout Series – Harvest 1)

This month our Use Your Stash Blog Hop has a Thanksgiving Theme.  If you are just starting or coming from Rachel Ventura you are on the right track.

Give Thanks Fall Layout by Wendy Kessler

Supplies used are all Close to My Heart: Artbooking Cricut Collection, Cardstock (Topiary, Chocolate, Sorbet, Champagne, Kraft), Brown & Tan Glitter Paper, Bronze Shimmer Trim, and unknown rhinestones/gems.
Challenge: Colorful Creations Anything Goes – Give Thanks, Scrapping Everyday Miracles – To be thankful is to be truly content…

I just love pictures of Miranda playing in the leaves and as soon as I saw this layout plan these pictures came to mind so it was an easy one to put together.

Click here to see all the layouts that I have completed so far.

Visit my website to purchase the amazing Artbooking Cricut Collection!


Now hop on over to see what Joy McHargue has created!

Here is a list of participants:
1. Joy McHargue
2. Shirley Ross
3. Rachel Ventura
4. Wendy Kessler

Artbooking Made Easy: Christmas Layouts

Try out Close To My Heart’s Cricut® Artbooking cartridge for some holiday hullabaloo on your Christmas layouts! Its themed borders, overlays, photo mats, and more hold plenty of cheery possibilities to brighten your albums. Trim your trims, ornament your ornaments, and have a holly jolly time making Christmas layouts that last—all with just two keys!

Featured items used in this video:
Z1906 Cricut Artbooking Collection
Z1907 Sparkle & Shine Washi Tape
Z1829 Black & Grey Glitter Paper