First, I will admit that I am not a digital scrapbooker.  I dabble a bit here and there but I love my traditional scrapbooking and will never give it up.  That being said, I am still extremely excited about Close To My Heart’s new design studio be released in early 2010!  I believe this free (you read it right – free) to use online design studio is going to benefit scrapbookers of all kinds.  This is definately something to check out.  Watch here for more information as it becomes available.  You can find more detailed information HERE at Studio J! It is definately something to get excited about!

Close to My Heart’s new campaign is FREE Paper Packs!!!!  When you spend $100 in CTMH products between Aug 3-17 you will receive the August Stamp of the month for FREE and a FREE Paper Pack!!  And even more – CTMH will pay the shipping on the free items for you!!!! What a deal!!  This promotion  lasts ONLY 2 weeks, so don’t miss out on your opportunity to earn some FREE items!!!  Click here to shop now!
Your free paper packet will be a surprise but to give you a hint it may be one of the following:
My Reflections® Vintage Travel Level 2 Paper Packet
My Reflections® Rough ‘n Tumble Level 2 Paper Packet
My Reflections® Route 66 Level 2 Paper Packet
My Reflections® Expedition Level 2 Paper Packet
My Reflections® Floral Tapestry Level 2 Paper Packet
My Reflections® Everlasting Level 2 Paper Packet
My Reflections® Caprice Level 2 Paper Packet
My Reflections® Enchanted Level 2 Paper Packet
My Reflections® Free Spirit Level 2 Paper Packet
My Reflections® Life Delights Level 2 Paper Packet
My Reflections® Whoops-a-Daisy Level 2 Paper Packet
My Reflections® Perfect Day Level 2 Paper Packet

Welcome to this month’s blog hop!  This time around we are featuring the Close to My Heart August Stamp of the Month: It’s Your Day.  This set of 26 stamps is perfect for all your birthday stamping needs! 🙂  This month we have over 60 participants so hop on through and enjoy all the wonderful creations using this stamp set.  You are sure to be inspired!  Here is what I made:


This is a great set!  You can the technique I used in this layout with any colors to make a border to fit any page.  Products used: Life Delights paper packet, It’s Your Day stamp set, Blush ribbon, Blush, Lilac Mist, and Sweet Leaf ink.

Now hop on over to Heather’s blog!

Here is a list of all the participants in case you get lost along the way:

Jena DeVries  ~

Kristie Horness-Herdener ~

Carla Ironside ~

Deb Young ~

Alanna Moses ~

Paige Dolecki ~

Wendy Kessler ~ <— You are here!

Heather Painchaud ~

Helen Onulak ~

Barbra Otten ~

Haley Dyer ~

Nona Davenport ~

Michelle Robinson ~

Cindy Leek ~

Melissa Laverty ~

Katy Donaldson ~

Amy McVey ~

Tammy Lea Pinchard ~

Leslie Markland ~

Judy Burger ~

Laurie R Newton ~

Kami Welter ~

Tracy Oleksak ~

Karen Norman ~

Chris Shouse ~

Cibele Glazer ~

Debra Van Patten ~

Terrie Dodd ~

Jamia Bankhead ~

Anne Beck ~

Jennifer Patrick ~

Laurie Levnik ~

Lori Miller ~

Brae Montgomery ~

Dawn Ross – ~

Dawn Slipcevic ~

Barbara Harris ~

Carol Taggio ~

Jill Lucas ~

Chris Green ~

Nancy Ball ~

Dawn Heuft ~

Kelly Triggs ~

Beth Naumann ~

Antoinette Herrin ~

Jessica Booth ~

Jen Rubio ~

Misty Jackson ~

Adeline E. Brill ~

Lori Leng ~

Pam Klassen ~

Pamela OConnor ~

Jennifer Royal ~

Shannon Pelletier ~

Sherry Thompson ~

Maricar Harris ~

Traci Godbee ~

Laura Dame ~

Miranda Kurz ~

Leisa Hubley ~

Julia Menssen ~

Jan Moxey~

Jody Gustafson ~