Friday, September 27, 2013

Artbooking Made Easy!

Welcome to Artbooking Made Easy! In this 8-month series, we will show you how to use the brand-new, revolutionary Close To My Heart Cricut® Artbooking collection to create works of art! From mini scrapbooks to layouts, you’ll find themes to fit any occasion—just set one dial size and let Artbooking do the rest!

Join us each week for the Artbooking Made Easy series from September 2013 through April 2014. Watch the videos, learn tips on our founder Jeanette Lynton’s blog, CTMH You Tube channel or right here on my blog!

Don't forget about the awesome September Specials as we get closer to the end of the month! Get your "You are my Happy" stamp set trio and our gorgeous "Poster Tidings" September Stamp of the Month! Visit my website to get yours today at

Take time to create,


Wednesday, September 25, 2013

Design Decor Delights

The art you make deserves to be seen! Show it off with all-new, delightful products from our Designed Décor line, including durable frames, mini flip stand albums, and more.

I was over the moon excited when I saw my little girls featured on the new Designed Décor Black Frame on page 70 in our Idea Book & Catalog! Here they are on a chore chart, what a great idea!

Don't forget our September Specials "You are my Happy" and "Poster Tidings" Stamp of the Month. Visit my website to place your order or for more information,

Take time to create,


Monday, September 23, 2013

Find it. Crush it. Love it.

It’s time to empty your keepsakes drawer and document the memories you cherish. Keep track of ticket stubs, pictures, awards, maps, and so much more with a convenient new My Crush™ book!

Don't forget our September specials "Your are my Happy" and "Poster Tidings" Stamp of the Month. Visit my website for more information

Take time to create,


Monday, September 16, 2013

Get Happy with our New Stamp Set Trio!

See the playful alphabet, light-hearted sentiments, and fun images of the You Are My Happy stamp set trio—exclusive for National Stamping Month! Use this set for a variety of occasions to give a cheerful touch to your projects!

I used the gift box image and my Cricut Art Philosophy to create a birthday card for my daughter.

Don't forget our September Specials! Visit my website for more information or to place your order!

Take time to create,


Friday, September 13, 2013

Subway Tidings

The September Stamp of the Month is so versatile! Use the Poster Tidings images as a block stamp, or mix and match its sentiments in the trendy subway style to make adorable cards and layouts.

Don't forget about our awesome September Specials!

Take time to create,


Thursday, September 12, 2013

New Product Highlight: Base & Bling

With this new line of affordable, lightweight fashion accessories, it’s easy to show off your creativity. Add your personal touch to these easy-to-use base pieces for wearable crafts that are sure to impress.

The following picture is of our Fabric Necklace Kit (item Z1905) It retails for $14.95 and it includes everything you need to create this darling necklace! It also has instructions, in case you want to make yours just like this one. Click here to see it in detail and everything that is included. I was able to make one at our Convention this past summer, it was so much fun!

This is me wearing mine!

We also have an excellent selection of jewels, accents and textiles to let your creativity flow! Click here to check our entire Base & Bling wearable craft line. I played around with some of our textiles and ribbon and made a few rings and hairclips!

Hope you've enjoyed the show! Don't forget about our awesome National Stamping Month Campaign and the gorgeous September Stamp of the month, Poster Tidings! For more information click here or visit my website

Take time to create,


Wednesday, September 11, 2013

Rediscover Friendship

Let your friends know you’re thinking of them by sending them this free downloadable Close To My Heart e-card. Friends send friends e-cards — just because! But hurry, this free download is only available through September 30.

You can always click on the blog badge posted on the side to get your free monthly download. You will also find information about Close To My Heart Idea Book, hosting a Gathering and becoming a consultant!

Don't forget to get your "You Are My Happy" My Acrylix Stamp set trio for just $10 with your $50 order. Then, add the September stamp of the month "Poster Tidings" for just $5! These offers end September 30, click here to start shopping!

Take time to create,


Tuesday, September 10, 2013

September Happenings!

I can't believe September is here! So many great things happening this month! Kids are in school, the hot days of summer are coming to an end and one of my favorite things, National Stamping Month! And what does that mean to you? National Stamping Month always features an awesome deal with incredibly cute product! Not only do we have a great deal for you, but we also have an adorable Stamp of the month and it can be yours for only $5!

Here are the deets!

*Celebrate National Stamping Month by ordering our new, exclusive “You Are My Happy” stamp set trio for just $10 only during September. When you place an order of $50 or more at a home gathering or online, you qualify for this whimsical triple stamp set of cheerful sentiments, images, and an alphabet to complement life’s silly, sweet, and serendipitous moments.

The stamp set trio, which arrives on three D-size carrier sheets in two envelopes, is stylistically designed so all images coordinate to help you celebrate your happy times all year! Visit my website today to get your own You Are My Happy stamp set trio for just $10 — a savings of $37.90 over retail value! Offer valid September 1–30, 2013.


 *With the September Stamp of the Month set, “Poster Tidings”, you’ll have exactly the right words to express what you feel this upcoming holiday season. All of your favorite holiday phrases are included on these fun block stamps, and mixing and matching words is easy to do using the masking technique! The trendy “subway art” look is a cinch with the September Stamp of the Month, so make sure to get it while you can! Offer expires September 30, 2013.

Don’t miss out on any of these awesome specials! Visit and start shopping!
Take time to create,


Monday, September 9, 2013

What's New in Stamps!

Check out the latest in stamping: updated E-size stamp sets, larger stamp sets included in Workshops on the Go™, mini stamps, and a few classics from Jeanette’s archive.

Visit my website and browse all of our new My Acrylix stamp sets and all the new products!

Take time to create,