Thursday, June 30, 2011

Stamp of the Month Blog Hop

Welcome to July’s Stamp of the Month Blog Hop.  There is a group of more than 50 Close To My Heart® Independent Consultant this month we are featuring D1458 American Celebration. If you have come here from  Diana Soling's Blog, you are on the right path!  Simply follow the hop by clicking on the link provided in the post to move to the next blog.
This month I'm using the Fanfare Paper Pack for a 4x4 card

CTMH supply list –  X7138B Fanfare Paper Pack, Cranberry Exclusive Ink z2116 & Pacifica Exclusive Ink Z2192, Clear Embossing Powder Z671, Cranberry Collection Z1209, gold star brads (retired)
Now continue on to Helen Onulak's Blog  for her beautiful creation. 

This stamp set is only available July 1-31 so contact your CTMH Consultant or click HERE to see how you can receive this stamp set free or at a discount.

Tuesday, June 14, 2011

Technique Blog Hop - Paper Beyond Base & Shade Stamping

Welcome to our Technique Blog Hop!  This month there are 11 of us highlighting the “Paper Beyond Base and Shade Stamping” Technique as shown on page 11 in the "Close To My Heart" Spring/Summer 2011 Idea Book!  This blog hop is a great big circle so you can start wherever you want and continue through to see all the fabulous artwork incorporating this technique.  If you would like to start from the beginning, please visit this link DebiWhile there you will also find a listing of all participants and their blog addresses if you should get lost or want to reference a blog along the way.  Let’s get started!

If you are coming from Neely's Blog, you are on the right track!  This technique is highlighted with the Sophia paper packet in the Idea Book but you will find variations for its’ use through this hop. 


If you would like to see details on the technique or my supply list, please continue reading below.  If not, please continue onto Kelly's Blog where you will find some additional artwork highlighting this technique!  Be sure to leave a comment and let me know what you thought of my variation and happy hopping!

Supply List: All "Close To My Heart "  
Paper –  X7135BWings
              X5764 Pear CS
              1248Vineyard Berry
Ink –    Z2137 Olive
            Z2157 Vineyard Berry
Stamps – D1476 Card Chatter Sympathy
                B1369 Rosy Regards          
Embellishments – Z1333 Opaque Mocha
Thanks for stopping by!  Continue onto Kelly's Blog to continue the hop!

Thursday, June 9, 2011

Love your Layout - June 2011

So easy, so simple, see for yourself. What a great way to keep up with the many picture you have.

Wednesday, June 8, 2011

FREE is not just good, it's Grrrrreat

FREE-FOR-ALL IN JUNE, WE’RE GIVING EVERYONE a FREE Studio J® JPG file—no purchase required! Simply log on to Studio J, create a layout, then order one JPG file of your layout. It’s as easy as that! Download and save your file so you can post your layout online, email it to family and friends, or print them.
If you have a Studio J or a MyCTMH® account, just log in and start creating. If you don’t have an account, creating one is easy. You can access Studio J through your Consultant’s MyCTMH website or at
Discover how quick and simple scrapbooking can be with Studio J—and get your FREE JPG layout in Free-for-All June!
Contact me for more information

Saturday, June 4, 2011

Jubilation - June Stamp of the Month

I love this stamp set "Jubilation"  & how versatile it is. There is something for every  occasion.

Thanks to the following Consultants who contributed to this artwork:
Amanda Canale, Neely Dean, Judy Faye Garner, Sharryl Hales, Melissa Robinson & Sheila Wilkerson.

Let me show you how to receive this stamp set FREE or at a discount.