Monday, October 31, 2011

CTMH Stamp of the Month Mini Blog Hop

Welcome to our Stamp of the Month Blog Hop highlighting this month's stamp set,
 "Cherish the Day". 
This stamp set allows for some great versatility so hop with us and see what creativity we have to share with you and is only avaliable during the month of November.
If you have arrived here from  Michelle Battitori's Blogspot, you are on the right track! So... let's get started!
All Close to my Heart supplies -
paper - Dreamin'
Cardstock - Bamboo & Moonstruck
Cricut Cartridge - Art Philoslpy
Thank you for taking the time to stop by and stop by often.

Now hop on over to Melissa Robinson's blogspot where you will find another inspirational use of this stamp set.

Saturday, October 15, 2011

CTMH Tips & Techinques

Welcome to our Technique Blog Hop!  This month there are 10 of us highlighting the masking  technique as shown on page 15 in the Close To My Heart Autumn/Winter 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  Shirley's Blog .  While 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 Wendy's Blog , you are on the right track! 

 All Supplies used are  Close To My Heart
Kraft Die Cut Cards – Z1474, page 123
Roxie Level 2 Paper pack & Zip Stripe – X7140 B, page 22
Colonial White & Chocolate Cardstock
Cricut Art Philosophy

Thanks for stopping by!  Please continue onto Rachel'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! And if you would life to shop, hop HERE.