Clementine Birthday Card

6x6 Card using the Clementine Paper Pack and the Clementine Workshop stamp set, Collection Birthday Stamp set available with the Cricut Artistie, Burlap Ribbon.  
It was Quick and Easy to make.
This will be one of the cards we will be making at my upcoming September Workshop.

Supplies Used:
Click on Name to see image

G1046 - Clementine WOTG 
Z1760 - Burlap Ribbon
Z1790 - Cricut Artiste Collection
Z2160 - Twilight Ink Pad
Z2171 - Saddle Ink Pad
Z2191 - Sunset Ink Pad

National Stamping Month - Bike Ride

Right now thru September 30 you can purchase this stamp set for only $5, that is such a great deal considering it comes with 2 Stamp Sets!
All you have to do is purchase a minimum order of $35 in retail products from August 15 - September 30

Here is a layout I did using the Stamp Sets.  It was perfect for this Bike Ride Layout!  I used the stamp that looks like tire tracks for bike tire tracks on the layout.

National Stamping Month

Project Inspiration - Harvest Banner

Cricut Artiste Easy Instruction

Check out this video of how easy the New Cricut Artiste Cartridge is to use

15 Card Workshop - Avonlea

15 Card Workshop using the new Avonlea Card Workshop in the New Idea Book.
30.00 with your own stamp set inculded
15.00 without stamp set

Workshop inculdes:
15 Cards, 5 of each there are 3 designs
Includes envelopes
Everything Cut and ready to assemble
Beautiful finished cards to send to your friends or family.
Girls night out of fun!
Snacks and Drinks

Please RSVP and Pre-Pay By September 29th so I can have the correct amount of kits prepared.
Please Bring your own ADHESIVE!
If you can not make it you can still order a kit to assemble at home.

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Make it from your heart

I just received my Make It From Your Heart book from Close To My Heart.  This Volume 1 Book includes beautiful patterns inspired by Jeanette Lynton founder of Close To My Heart.
It has 18  12x12 Scrapbook patterns and 12 Card Patterns, each one is beautiful and will make great layouts and cards and for only $7.95 how can you beat that price.  
If you would like to place an order you can contact me at: or go HERE to my website to place your order.

Cricut Artiste Cartridge

 The Cricut Artiste Cartridge is now available for Close to My  Heart.  This cartridge is theme inspired so you will find all sorts of holiday items and interactive card, pop up cards, and cupcake liners and much more!

700 Images
Cutting and assembling the 3-D items is a snap using the step-by-step assembly book. When you purchase the Cricut Artiste collection, you’ll receive the cartridge plus three new coordinating D-size stamp sets and three 12”x9” sheets of coordinating Dimensional Elements shapes. Plus you’ll find many more coordinating stamp sets in the Close to My Heart catalog designed to match the Artiste or Art Philosophy Cartridges.

Here are some of the images available on the cartridge.

Contact me today to order your Cricut Artiste Cartridge or go online to my website here to place your order.

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New Consultant Kit
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The New Consultant Kit has what you need to start your business right, including a huge supply of Close To My Heart products, all for only $49. You may add more to your kit by purchasing the expanded kit, which includes everything in the $49 plus more tools, products, Studio J®    layouts and the like for only $99. Whether you love creativity, community, business, or all three, you are welcome here! Join us and discover all the wonderful rewards of being a Close To My Heart
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Essentials Kit
Everything to meet your crafting and career needs. Approximately $130 retail value!


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Get this fabulous bag absolutely free when you join my team this month.
It’s a backpack, and a shoulder tote, and it will hold your 12x12 albums and pages, plus tons of supplies. It’s only available while supplies last, so it may sell out like hotcakes. Don’t wait!

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There is a place for everyone in CTMH:
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Benefits to ordering your New Consultant Kit today...

  • Get 22% discount on all of your CTMH products, every day!
  • Earn Select Product Credit.
  • Order new products before they are released.
  • Free online business, creative, and personal development classes through the Training Academy.
  • Weekly Start With The Heart e-mails for the first six weeks.
  • Access to Consultant-only bulletin boards, including artwork, templates, swaps, business, gathering, and more.
  • Have the opportunity to attend the annual Convention, 3 days filled with business-building ideas, inspiration, and FUN!
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  • Much more!
 Rebecca Altamirano ~ Consultant ID #9094882
Ontario, CA
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