Thursday, April 26, 2012

Mother's Day Gift Shop and You're Invited!

Please come join us for a 1 Stop Mother's and Teacher's Gift Shop this Saturday April 28th, from 1pm-4pm.

Mother's Day (May 13th) is around the corner as well as Teacher Appreciation Week (May 7th-11). Come shop for Mother's day, a teacher, a birthday, a friend or even for yourself!  There are many items to choose from to please every personality.

For your shopping experience 8 venders joining are:
  • Close To My Heart
  • Cookie Lee Jewelry 
  • Dove Chocolate
  • Kristen's Boutique
  • Scentsy
  • Tastefully Simple
  • Thirty-One Gifts
  • Tupperware
Special $10 and under shopping for children to get special gifts for their mom's or teachers as well as $1.50 card kit for them be able to create a special little note.
Make a purchase from any vendor and receive a ticket to be entered into a drawing for door prizes. Door Prizes drawn every half hour!

Fun, Gifts, Door Prizes!!!

Email me for the address. Hope to see you there!

Take time to create,


Tuesday, April 17, 2012

Dotty for You starts today!!

Celebrate National Scrapbooking Month in May with the oh-so-cute Dotty for You paper packet. The trendy patterns on the front of the papers coordinate perfectly with the dots on the reverse side, giving you lots of options for crafting colorful layouts, cards, and other projects. Dotty for You includes 24 specially designed, coordinating B&T Duos® sheets (2 each of 12 patterns) and an artwork idea insert to get your creative juices flowing.

There are three ways to get this exclusive Dotty for You paper packet, valued at $19.95*:
  • Place an order by phone, email or on my website of $35 or more in products from the Spring/ Summer 2012 Idea Book between today and May 31, and add the Dotty for You paper packet for just $5.

  • Host a Gathering with a sales total of $400 or more (excluding tax, shipping/handling, and Operation Smile® donations) between now and May 31 and receive a Dotty for You paper packet FREE!-Email me for available dates!

  • Join Close To My Heart as a NEW Consultant between April 1 and May 31 and receive a Dotty for You paper packet FREE!
Celebrate National Scrapbooking Month in May by mixing and matching to your heart’s content with our new Dotty for You paper packet at an incredicle discount or FREE! Contact me by email or place your order on my website today!
Want to learn more about this awesome special? Watch this video for more information:
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Friday, April 13, 2012

How-to-books: Available while supplies last!

If you've ever felt intimidated by scrapbooking or card making or would like to get started the "easy" way, I highly suggest you get your copy of one of these wonderful Close To My Heart's How-to-books! They are packed with awesome templates, creative tips, patterns and some of them even include a CD or DVD.

It was announced that these wonderful books will be retiring this July along with our Spring/Summer Idea Book. Two of them are already sold out, and with the incredible price of only $21.95 they won't last long.

If you look closely at the idea book, you will find under each layout or card idea which book the pattern belongs to. I own them all, of course, and trust me when I say they are a great resource! If you do not own one, you are definitely missing out! Check them out!

Cherish is a beautiful hardbound book with blueprints, cutting diagrams, step-by-step instructions and photo suggestions. It features 50 double page 12x12 layouts and in-depth instructions for unique art techniques, accessory suggestions for every concept, detailed cutting diagrams, step-by-step assembly instructions, a thumbnail index, and all the artwork recipes.

Create your own 12 x 12 designer layouts with Imagine. Packed with 50 all new, two-page patterns, complete cutting diagrams and assembly instructions, plus inspiring techniques.

Bring magic to your scrapbook layouts using clever interactive techniques. You'll add hands-on excitement and dramatically increase your photo and journaling space using pop-ups, pull-outs, slides, cascades, and more! Magic also includes 35 gorgeous 12 x 12 layout patterns that can be used on their own or with the interactive techniques. (DVD included)

Bulk cardmaking, trendy circle cards, and all new pattern makes this book a must have for your creative library. The three bulk card "workshop" help you make 8, 12, or 16 cards in a jiffy while getting the most out of your papers and your time. The beautiful color artwork and creative tips an techniques offer hours of inspiration and fresh ideas. (CD included)

Be sure to order your copies of these valuable books before they are gone!!! To order yours email me or go to my website at

Take time to create,