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Some times certain pieces of art really stand out and these both stand out to me. Then I made the connection that it is the beautiful color combination that is so appealing! It’s a great example of using the same colors combos in both card making and scrapbooking.

4¼” x 5½” Oh Happy Day Card (Vertical)
B1734 My Acrylix Sunny Days Ahead Stamp Set
D1990 My Acrylix Charming Backgrounds Stamp Set
X7266B Daisy Meadows Paper Packet
X6055 Desert Rose Cardstock
X5960 Fern Cardstock
X6041 Lilac Cardstock
X6033 Paprika Cardstock
X5958 Peacock Cardstock
X6051 Sundance Cardstock
1385 White Daisy Cardstock
Z2849 Peacock Exclusive Inks Stamp Pad
Z6521 Sundance Exclusive Inks Stamp Pad
Z4189 Intense Black Exclusive Inks Stamp Pad
Z4235 Gold Loose Sequins
Z3869 Wood Hearts
Z3907 Build-a-Rainbow Thin Cuts
Z3678 Stitched Hexagons Thin Cuts
Z2089 Glue Dots Micro Dots
Z1151 3-D Foam Tape
Die-cutting & Embossing Machine

4¼” x 5½” Sunny Days Ahead Card (Horizontal)
B1734 My Acrylix Sunny Days Ahead Stamp Set
D1990 My Acrylix Charming Backgrounds Stamp Set
X5960 Fern Cardstock
X6033 Paprika Cardstock
X6051 Sundance Cardstock
1385 White Daisy Cardstock
Z2849 Peacock Exclusive Inks Stamp Pad
Z2833 Pebble Exclusive Inks Stamp Pad
Z6521 Sundance Exclusive Inks Stamp Pad
Z4189 Intense Black Exclusive Inks Stamp Pad
Z3833 Peacock Feathers Distress Oxide Ink Pad
Z4235 Gold Loose Sequins
Z3907 Build-a-Rainbow Thin Cuts
Z3687 Simple Stitched Brackets Thin Cuts
Z3886 Mini Ink Blending Tool
Z1151 3-D Foam Tape
Z2089 Glue Dots Micro Dots
Die-cutting & Embossing Machine
Sewing Machine
Spray Bottle

4¼” x 5½” Heard You Were under the Weather Card (Horizontal)
B1734 My Acrylix Sunny Days Ahead Stamp Set
D1990 My Acrylix Charming Backgrounds Stamp Set
X7266B Daisy Meadows Paper Packet
X6055 Desert Rose Cardstock
X5960 Fern Cardstock
X6041 Lilac Cardstock
X5958 Peacock Cardstock
X6051 Sundance Cardstock
1385 White Daisy Cardstock
Z6525 Desert Rose Exclusive Inks Stamp Pad
Z2850 Fern Exclusive Inks Stamp Pad
Z6506 Lilac Exclusive Inks Stamp Pad
Z2849 Peacock Exclusive Inks Stamp Pad
Z6521 Sundance Exclusive Inks Stamp Pad
Z4189 Intense Black Exclusive Inks Stamp Pad
Z3837 Pumice Stone Distress Oxide Ink Pad
Z1263 Bitty Sparkles
Z2900 Silver Star Confetti
Z3907 Build-a-Rainbow Thin Cuts
Z3512 Pewter Journaling Pen (.01)
Z3886 Mini Ink Blending Tool
Z2089 Glue Dots Micro Dots
Z1151 3-D Foam Tape
Z2060 Thin 3-D Foam Tape
Z679 Liquid Glass
Die-cutting & Embossing Machine

4¼” x 5½” You Make Me Happy When Skies Are Grey Card (Vertical)
B1734 My Acrylix Sunny Days Ahead Stamp Set
D1990 My Acrylix Charming Backgrounds Stamp Set
X5960 Fern Cardstock
X6041 Lilac Cardstock
X6033 Paprika Cardstock
X5958 Peacock Cardstock
X6051 Sundance Cardstock
1385 White Daisy Cardstock
Z2850 Fern Exclusive Inks Stamp Pad
Z6506 Lilac Exclusive Inks Stamp Pad
Z2849 Peacock Exclusive Inks Stamp Pad
Z2833 Pebble Exclusive Inks Stamp Pad
Z6521 Sundance Exclusive Inks Stamp Pad
Z3837 Pumice Stone Distress Oxide Ink Pad
Z2900 Silver Star Confetti
Z3274 Clear Sparkles
Z3886 Mini Ink Blending Tool
Z2060 Thin 3-D Foam Tape
Z679 Liquid Glass

12″ x 12″ Friendship Page
C1867 My Acrylix Best Wishes All Around Stamp Set
E1058 My Acrylix Hokey Pokey Alphabet Stamp Set
D1999 My Acrylix Months of the Year—April Stamp Set
X7266B Daisy Meadows Paper Packet
X9026 Mix-in Paper Packet
X5958 Peacock Cardstock
1385 White Daisy Cardstock
Z6509 Candy Apple Exclusive Inks Stamp Pad
Z6521 Sundance Exclusive Inks Stamp Pad
Z2828 Toffee Exclusive Inks Stamp Pad
Z3829 Spiced Marmalade Distress Oxide Ink Pad
Z1263 Bitty Sparkles
Z3274 Clear Sparkles
X7266E Daisy Meadows Dots
X7267E Eat Play Love Wood Shapes
Z3555 Christmas Red Stickles Glitter Glue
Z3563 Diamond Stickles Glitter Glue
Z3558 Glisten Stickles Glitter Glue
Z3788 Ice Blue Stickles Glitter Glue
Z3787 Platinum Stickles Glitter Glue
Z3886 Mini Ink Blending Tool
Z2089 Glue Dots Micro Dots
Z2060 Thin 3-D Foam Tape
Cricut Basic Shapes
Cricut Shape:
Basic Shapes M369879

Close to My Heart has so much planned for National Scrapbooking Day, that we need to spread the celebration over two days! You’re invited to join the fun online April 30 – May 1, 2021 on the Close To My Heart Facebook page. We’ll spend our time completing FIVE amazing creative projects featuring exclusive products, tips & techniques, and of course product giveaways!

Check out the project bundles below for more details about the featured projects. Order the National Scrapbooking Day Celebration bundle to get all five at a 30% discounted price!

Alcohol inks for the background and 3-D stickers are the perfect combination for a quick and easy card!

I have had my blocks for years and decided to try some things to get them clean. Worst case, I would just buy new ones. This seemed to work well and after a month, there is no visible signs of damage from using the alcohol.