Project Inspiration 2012 Autumn/Winter Idea Book- Harvest Banner and the New Exclusive Inks Markers

Close To My Heart introduced a new line of alcohol-based markers in the 2012 Autumn/Winter Idea Book.  Watch the video below for some important tips and tricks on using and storing the markers.

The Exclusive Inks Marker sets are just one of the fabulous products from Close To My Heart. See them all in the online Idea Book. Happy Crafting

National Stamping Month

This video features the wonderful double stamp set available only from August 15 through September 30 in honor of National Stamping Month. To order visit my Close To My Heart website.

"While Supplies Last" Updates & Celebrate National Stamping Month

New items have been added to the "While Supplies Last" section of my Close To My Heart website.  Some of the recently discontinued, but oh so fabulous, papers,  inks, and embellishments have been added.

Also, beginning tomorrow with any purchase of $35.00 or more you can get a double stamp set for $5.00 (retail value $35.90) in honor of National Stamping Month.  This special is available from August 15 through September 30.

 

Shop early, shop often!  Happy Crafting!

Project Inspiration 2012 Autumn/Winter Idea Book-Patterns From The Heart

More from the Autumn/Winter Idea Book!  Visit my Close To My Heart website for the latest and greatest!

Project Inspiration 2012 Autumn/Winter Idea Book - Framing Sweet Treats

Here's another video that features some treat containers using the Cricut® Artiste cartridge and some of the new My Acrylix® stamp sets.  Super sweet!

Project Inspiration 2012 Autumn/Winter Idea Book - Space Party

The Cricut® Artiste Collection, My Acrylix® Outta This World stamp set and a picture of the party favors from the video, can be seen in the online 2012 Autumn/Winter Idea Book (pages 17 and 107 respectively).  If you have a hard copy of the Idea Book you'll find them on pages 15 and 105 respectively.  Who wouldn't like a party with these cool favors?

You can see the Artiste handbook HERE and you can see the Artiste Assembly instructions booklet HERE.

The 2012 Autumn/Winter Idea Book is Here!

Click HERE to see the 2012 Autumn/Winter Idea Book!  You'll be glad you did!

Project Inspiration 2012 Autumn/Winter Idea Book-Stepping Up Your Stamping

Another new video featuring great new products in the 2012 Autumn/Winter Idea Book (available August 1, 2012).

Using Up Some of the Old Stuff!

Before I can start buying everything I want in the new 2012 Autumn/Winter Idea Book I figured I should dig out some of the older things I have and use it up!  Below are three of the cards I made today.  I guess of the stack I made, these were my favorites!

 

Splendor Card
All supplies are Close To My Heart unless otherwise specified:
Paper: Splendor B&Ts (retired), Topiary, Moonstruck, Goldrush and Colonial White cardstock
Stamps: D1399 Dream Big, D1426 Over the Rainbow (retired), S1206 Life is Tweet (June SOTM-no longer available), D1497 Art Philosophy – Celebration (available only with the Cricut Art Philosophy Collection)
Ink: Topiary, Moonstruck and Goldrush
Other: Cricut® Art Philosophy cartridge, 1¼” circle punch, Topiary and Golrush Buttons (retired), Designer Series Brads - Splendor (retired), 3D Foam Tape, Colonial White Waxy Flax, 2 7/8” scalloped punch (McGill)
Mayberry Card
Paper: Mayberry B&Ts, Smoothie, Kraft, Colonial White and Olive cardstock
Stamps: D1354 Endless Friendship (retired)
Ink: Cocoa
Other: Just Blooms flowers, Brad Assortment - Green - olive brad, 3D Foam Tape, Border Punch (Fiskars), Leaves (Sizzix), gold gems (unknown)
Sketch: I was totally inspired by Karen Motz’s version of the July sketch at Iheart2stamp.
Dotty for You Card
Paper: Dotty for You B&Ts (no longer available), Grey Wool, Lagoon and Colonial White cardstock
Stamps: S1206 Life is Tweet (June SOTM-no longer available)
Ink: Black
Other: Cricut® Art Philosophy cartridge, Opaques Adhesive Gems - Licorice, blue gems (unknown)
Sketch: CASEd from the fabulous Allisa.

Project Inspiration 2012 Autumn/Winter Idea Book Home Decor

Watch this video to see  two of the fantastic new items available with the 2012 Autumn/Winter Idea Book (available August 1, 2012).

Welcome to My Scrapyard

Hi!  I'm Mary, welcome to my scrapyard.  Thanks for stopping by.  I'm a Close To My Heart Independent Consultant.  I love to play with paper, stamps and ink.  I'll be posting scrapbook layouts, cards and other paper crafting projects.

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