Saturday, May 28, 2011

Scrap-along with Studio J!

Scrapbooking just got easier with Close To My Heart's "Love Your Layout" series! You can now create a Studio J layout with Kristine W. our VP of Marketing. She will walk you through a complete layout and share a couple of tricks along the way! I know once you try Studio J you will fall in love with it! Enjoy the show!

Try Studio J today for FREE! Visit my website, and click on the Studio J tab, upload your photos and start scrappin'!

Take time to create,


Friday, May 27, 2011

Studio J: Focus on Photos Video

Many people feel like they could never scrapbook. Whether is lack of time, lack of space or lack of tools, they think it’s something they could never do. Close To My Heart has a solution for this problem with Studio J. Studio J is a great way to get started or catch up on your scrapbooking and it follows our Faster, Simpler, Easier philosophy. To take advantage of Studio J, I mean to really take advantage of it, I recommend you purchase a Studio J Membership. The benefits are incredible; you can get all of your layouts at 50% off, free shipping, free page protectors, access to members-only layouts and kits, and more!

PLUS, when you sign up as a Consultant by May 31, you will have the option to get a 1 year Membership to Studio J (worth $99), choose TWO more bundles of products, and get the National Scrapbooking Month You & Me Kit (worth $34.95), all for only $64.50! . That's over $300 worth of products for only $64.50! PLUS, as a Consultant, you also get an additional 22% off of all of your Studio J layout purchases! This is an amazing deal!

Studio J is truly amazing! The layouts are beautiful and it is so easy! Don’t just take my word for it, try Studio J absolutely FREE!! Just visit my website and click on the Studio J tab, create a free account and have fun!

Take time to create,


Wednesday, May 11, 2011

Studio J Video Tutorial: Personalize your layouts

Here is another awesome Studio J video tutorial. Here you will learn how to personalize your layouts by changing your pictures to Black & White or Sepia colors. Learn how to cusomize the paper kit you've chosen and distress your papers too!!! Enjoy the show:

If you haven't tried Studio J yet, I urge you to try it today for FREE!! Visit my website at and click on Studio J Online Scrapbooking tab.

Take time to create,


Monday, May 9, 2011

May Promotion: 50% off Consultant Kit!

Close To My Heart is celebrating National Scrapbooking Month in May with a fabulous promotion! During May, join Close To My Heart as a new Consultant and your kit is 50% off, that's only $64.50 for about $300 in products!!In addition, when you join during the month of May, you will receive a You & Me Scrapbooking kit absolutely FREE!! That’s an extra $34.95 in value! You’ll create two gorgeous layouts using the included instructions, papers, stamp set, and accessories. You're scoring big value during our May promotion!!

If you have ever thought joining Close To My Heart, now is the time. Wether you're looking for a full time career, a part time job or simply buying your favorite products at a discount; this is a deal you do NOT want to miss!

Start by choosing 3 of these “Choose Me” Collections:

Choose Me #2 - 12-month Studio J membership

Use exclusive patterns and papers to create beautiful Studio J® layouts at deeply discounted prices with a 12-month Studio J membership. Retail value: $99

Choose Me #3 - Mayberry Bundle

The lively paper, sunny ink colors, and cheery stamp sets in this collection will make your heart sing and your artwork shine. Includes a Workshops on the Go™ Mayberry Kit (G1022), My Acrylix® Summer Days Stamp Set (B1375), Smoothie Exclusive Inks® Pad (Z2196), Olive Exclusive Inks® Pad (Z2137), Brads Pink Assortment (Z1362), and a 2” x 3 ½” My Acrylix® Block (Y1009) (not shown). Retail value: $66.85

Choose Me #4 - Lucky Bundle

Cardmakers and scrapbookers alike will cherish this collection of vintage-themed products and versatile tools. Includes a Workshops on the Go™ lucky Kit (G1018), Lucky Level 2 Assortment (Z1356), My Acrylix® Enjoy Life Stamp Set (C1439), Outdoor Denim Exclusive Inks® Pad (Z2140), Desert Sand Exclusive Inks® Pad (Z2118), Kraft Color-Ready Borders (Z1377), Sponge (Z697), Edge Distresser (Z1297), and a 2 ½” x 2 ½” My Acrylix® Block (Y1004) (not shown). Retail value: $78.55

Choose Me #5 - Album Bundle

Beauty meets practicality with this collection of two types of albums, ink, stamps, and a block. Includes a 12” x 12” Dark Chocolate My Legacy® Faux Leather Album (Z1342), Outdoor Denim Quick Pic™ Album (Z1404), My Acrylix® Ciao Stamp Set D1461), Chocolate Exclusive Inks® Pad (Z2111), and a 4” x 4” My Acrylix® Block (Y1008). Retail Value: $73.60

Choose Me #6 - Stamps Bundle

Get ready to create with three adorable stamp sets, two beautiful ink pads, and supplies to clean and maintain them. Includes a Double Scrubber (Z1163), My Acrylix® Spritz Cleaner (1778), My Acrylix® A Tulip Stamp Set (A1111), My Acrylix® Spring Up Stamp Set (B1365), My Acrylix® Bless This Nest Stamp Set (C1445), A Tulip Exclusive Inks® Pad (Z2166), Garden Green Exclusive Inks® Pad (Z2120), and a 3” x 3” My Acrylix® Block (Y1006) (not shown). Retail Value: $75.05

This is an amazing deal that won’t be coming back any time soon! Sign up before the end of the month and enjoy a hefty discount on all CTMH products! Our new Fall/Winter Catalog debuts this August and you want to have that discount to get all the NEW HAVE TO HAVE products!!! To sign up, visit my website click under Your Opportunities, scroll down to: To sign up as a consultant click here link.

Take time to create,


Friday, May 6, 2011

Celebrate National Scrapbooking Month with You & Me Kit!

Come celebrate National Scrapbooking Month with Close To My Heart!! We have a gorgeous You & Me Kit available exclusively during the month of May. Here's how you can get yours:

1. Place a minimum order of $50 and you can grab the exclusive You & Me scrapbooking kit for just $15 — that’s more than half off the retail value of the kit!

2. You can also purchase the kit outright for $34.95 without a minimum purchase.

3. Join Close To My Heart as a new Consultant during May and receive it FREE! Plus, the Consultant Kit is 50% off this month too!! For only $64.50 you will receive about $300 in products!!

With this kit you’ll create two fully embellished two-page layouts using the new cardstock-weight B&T Duos® papers, D-size stamp set, accessories, and instructions.

Check out this video featuring the kit:

To place your order or join as a new consultant head over to my website,

Take time to create,


Thursday, May 5, 2011

Studio J Video Tutorial- Editing Photos

I hope you had time to check out the first Studio J video I posted back in March. It showed exactly how to create a beautiful 2 page layout in Studio J in five easy steps. I am loving Studio J more and more!

Did you know you can edit your photos using Studio J? You can with the Photo Editing Tool, and it is so simple!! You can adjust Brightness, Contrast, Hue, Saturation and you can also Sharpen your image! Not only that, you can remove red eye, glare, and blemishes. It also contains the Toothbrush tool (teeth whitening) and an Airbrush tool!

Imgine all the layouts you'll be able to accomplish now that you can enhance your pictures right as you're scrapping them!! Fabulous!! Enjoy the show and don't forget to visit my website to try Studio J absolutely FREE!

Take time to create,