Summer Album Workshop

Summer Album Workshop

Friday July 11th, @ 6:30 pm
We will be making this cute Summer Album for your favorite summer photos!
Album is 8x8 with 10 pages to add your photos.
Cost: $30.00
Includes: Everything to put together your album, Dinner, Drinks and Dessert
Please RSVP and Pre-Pay by June 26th
I accept Cash, Check, Credit Card and Paypal
Check the Workshop Tab to pay with paypal

If you are unable to make it and would like a kit to assemble at home.  Place your order with me and I will prepare everything for you, you can pick it up or for a shipping fee I can mail it out to you.
If you would like one already pre-made the cost is $40.00

Retiring List

Here is it, the Close To My Heart Retiring List.  All of this will be gone on July 31st to make room for the New items.  None of the paper packs will be moving on to the new Idea Book, so if you need to have one of them place your order by July 31st, 2014.
I am sad to see some of these items go, but I know that Close To My Heart has some amazing new products to show us at convention and I am so excited to share them with you!

Item # Description
Z1789 Chalkboard 12" x 12" Sheet, Adhesive-backed
Z1832 Spinner
Z1843 Irresistibles™ Frames
Z1844 Color-Ready Trinkets Wooden Shapes
Z1858 Irresistibles™ Hexagons
Z1863 Color-Ready Midtown Cork Shapes
X7170C Laughing Lola Complements Dimensional Elements
X7171C Sarita My Stickease® Assortment
X7172C ProPlayer My Stickease® Assortment
X7173C Babycakes Complements Canvas Shapes
X7177C Skylark Dimensional Elements Complements
X7178C Ivy Lane My Stickease® Assortment
X7179C Ariana Dimensional Elements Complements
X7180C Balloon Ride Dimensional Elements Complements
X7181C Jubilee Dimensional Elements Complements
X7182C Timberline My Stickease® Assortment
X7183C Lollydoodle My Stickease® Assortment
Z1039 Create A Shade Pearl Paint
Z1825 Keyboard Kraft Alphabet
Z1835 Tiny Type Epoxy Alphabet
Z1961 Marquee Enamel Shapes–White
Z1891 Base & Bling Teal Jewels
Z1892 Base & Bling Black Jewels
Z1893 Base & Bling Red Jewels
Z1894 Base & Bling Pink Jewels
Z1895 Base & Bling Purple Jewels
Z1854 Laughing Lola Assortment
Z1869 Babycakes Assortment
Z1873 Sarita Assortment
Z1879 ProPlayer Assortment
Z3000 Skylark Assortment
Z3001 Ivy Lane Assortment
Z3002 Ariana Assortment
Z3003 Balloon Ride Assortment
Z3004 Jubilee Assortment
Z3005 Timberline Assortment
Z3006 Lollydoodle Assortment
Z1837 Mini-Medley Accents Wooden Collection
Z1702 Baker's Twine Paradise Assortment
Z1751 Harvest Baker's Twine
Z1760 Burlap Ribbon
Z1808 Outdoor Denim Chevron Ribbon
Z1817 Slate Polka-Dot Washi Tape
Z1826 Hollyhock Zipper Lace
Z1846 Ruby Chevron Ribbon
Z1850 Lagoon Houndstooth Washi Tape
Z1867 Jute Ribbon
Z1917 Lagoon Zipper Lace
Z1930 Chocolate Woodgrain Washi Tape
Z1343 12 x 12 Post Bound Album- Cranberry
Z1344 12 x 12 Post Bound Album- Hollyhock
Z1345 12 x 12 Post Bound Album- Black
Z1348 WIP 12x12 Album- Chocolate
Z1911 Designed Décor Frame Kit
Z1874 Base & Bling Necklace
Z1875 Base & Bling Cuff
Z1876 Base & Bling Hair Clips
Z1877 Base & Bling Rings
Z1878 Base & Bling Headband
Z1195 My Creations Memory Showcase 6x6
Z1647 My Creations® Card Box
Z1797 My Creations® Bracket Frame
Z1868 My Creations® Kraft Ring Box
Z1870 My Creations® Kraft Pocket Album
X1404 TrueFitFolios(5)
Z1820 For Always Textiles
Z1885 Sarita Textiles
Z1970 Skylark Textiles
Z1971 Jubilee Textiles
Z1801 Alcohol Blending Marker
Z2400 Marker Set: Twilight
Z2401 Marker Set: Crystal Blue
Z2402 Marker Set: Sky
Z2403 Marker Set: Juniper
Z2404 Marker Set: Sweet Leaf
Z2405 Marker Set: Buttercup
Z2406 Marker Set: Creme Brulee
Z2407 Marker Set: Sorbet
Z2408 Marker Set: Blush
Z2409 Marker Set: Smoothie
Z2410 Marker Set: Gypsy
Z2411 Marker Set: Pacifica
Z2412 Marker Set: Lagoon
Z2413 Marker Set: Topiary
Z2414 Marker Set: Pear
Z2415 Marker Set: Honey
Z2416 Marker Set: Sunset
Z2417 Marker Set: Cotton Candy
Z2418 Marker Set: Hollyhock
Z2419 Marker Set: Cranberry
Z2420 Marker Set: Smokey Plum
Z2421 Marker Set: Outdoor Denim
Z2422 Marker Set: Indian Corn Blue
Z2423 Marker Set: Ponderosa Pine
Z2424 Marker Set: New England Ivy
Z2425 Marker Set: Olive
Z2426 Marker Set: Goldrush
Z2427 Marker Set: Autumn Terracotta
Z2428 Marker Set: Barn Red
Z2429 Marker Set: Ruby
Z2430 Marker Set: Black
Z2431 Marker Set: Slate
Z2432 Marker Set: Whisper
Z2206 Reinker Blush
Z2210 Reinker Buttercup
Z2260 Reinker Twilight
Z2267 Reinker Crème Brulee
Z2294 Reinker Sky                                                                                         
Z2106 Stamp Pad Blush
Z2110 Stamp Pad .Buttercup
Z2160 Stamp Pad Twilight
Z2167 Stamp Pad Crème Brulee
Z2194 Stamp Pad Sky                                                                                       
Z2500 Whimsy Mini Pigment Set
Z4133 Marker Tower
1271 Cardstock12x12Buttercup
X5640 Cardstock12x12Blush
X5666 Cardstock12x12Twilight
X5754 Cardstock12x12CremeBrulee
X5761 Cardstock 12x12 Sky                                                                                 
X5936 Whimsy Cardstock Combo
X7170B Laughing Lola Paper Packet
X7171B Sarita Paper Packet
X7172B ProPlayer Paper Packet
X7173B Babycakes Paper Packet
X7177B Skylark Paper Packet
X7178B Ivy Lane Paper Packet
X7179B Ariana Paper Packet
X7180B Balloon Ride Paper Packet
X7181B Jubilee Paper Packet
X7182B Timberline Paper Packet
X7183B Lollydoodle Paper Packet
1514 Tombow Adhesive
1515 Tombow Adhesive Refill
Z1311 Circle Punch 1 1/4                                                                                 
Z338 Euro Personal Paper Trimmer
Z1114 Piercing Tool Kit

A1130 Quick Cards-Bountiful Season
A1143 Teddy Bear Birthday
A1144 Birthday Cheer
A1145 Flowering Thanks
A1158 Doodle Signs
A1160 This Is Good
B1407 School Is Here
B1411 Greek Alphabet
B1425 Stitched with Love
B1426 Pick a Posy
B1446 Some Bunny
B1447 A Mother's Love
B1448 My Hero
B1451 Enjoy the Little Things
C1473 Remarkable Wreath
C1510 Merry & Bright
C1524 Words of Comfort
C1555 Count Your Blessings
C1563 Cityscape
C1572 On Holiday (Australia Only)
D1483 Glory To God
D1514 Just a Number
D1551 Swirls Around
D1557 Candyland
D1564 Maximum Power
D1583 Unicorn Dreams

BULK251 Bulk Baker's Twine- Grey
BULK296 Baker's Twine Hemp
BULK298 Clear Acrylic Flowers
BULK301 Laughing Lola B&T Duos® Bulk Pack
BULK302 Sarita B&T Duos® Bulk Pack
BULK303 ProPlayer B&T Duos® Bulk Pack
BULK304 Babycakes B&T Duos® Bulk Pack
BULK318 Embossed Metal Badge Buttons (5/8")
BULK319 Metal Flowers (1/2")
BULK320 Teal Acrylic Flower (12mm)
Bulk322 Skylark B&T Duos® Bulk Pack
Bulk323 Ivy Lane B&T Duos® Bulk Pack
Bulk324 Ariana B&T Duos® Bulk Pack
Bulk325 Balloon Ride B&T Duos® Bulk Pack
Bulk326 Jubilee B&T Duos® Bulk Pack
Bulk327 Timberline B&T Duos® Bulk Pack
Bulk328 Lollydoodle B&T Duos® Bulk Pack
Bulk329 Skylark WOTG Brochure
Bulk330 Ivy Lane WOTG Brochure
Bulk331 Ariana WOTG Brochure
Bulk332 Balloon Ride WOTG Brochure
Bulk333 Jubilee WOTG Brochure
Bulk334 Timberline WOTG Brochure
Bulk335 Lollydoodle WOTG Brochure
Bulk341 Ivy Lane Cardmaking Brochure
Bulk342 Lollydoodle Cardmaking Brochure
Bulk339 1/2" Pink Acrylic Flowers (12mm)
Bulk340 1/2" Teal Resin Flowers (12mm)
HB1059 Hostess Collection 1
HB1060 Hostess Collection 2
HB1061 Hostess Collection 3
G1072 Workshops on the Go® Skylark Kit
G1073 Workshops on the Go® Ivy Lane Kit
G1074 Workshops on the Go® Ariana Kit
G1075 Workshops on the Go® Balloon Ride Kit
G1076 Workshops on the Go® Jubilee Kit
G1077 Workshops on the Go® Timberline Kit
G1078 Workshops on the Go® Lollydoodle Kit
G1079 Workshops on the Go® Ivy Lane Cardmaking Kit
G1080 Workshops on the Go® Lollydoodle Cardmaking Kit
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Celebrate 30!

A special anniversary gift just for you

June 2014: Celebrate 30! In honor of our founder and CEO Jeanette Lynton’s 30-year anniversary in the stamping and scrapbooking industry, we’re offering you a special deal! When you place an order totaling $50 during the month of June, you can add your choice of one of six great gift collections to your order for just $30! Each collection has an original retail value of at least $50—some even as high as $65. Plus, each collection is perfectly tailored to fit a variety of interests and styles. They feature everything from gift bags to ribbons to washi tape to alphabets—and much more! Take advantage of these savings and snag your own collection for just $30. It may be Jeanette’s anniversary—but you get the gift!
Watch the video and contact me for more details.

June 2014 Stamp of the Month

June 2014: Kaboom

S1406 Kaboom, set of 16

Recommended Blocks:
1" × 1" (Y1000)
2" × 2" (Y1003)
3" × 3" (Y1006)
2" × 3 1/2" (Y1009)

Beautiful Stamps, Amazing Discounts

Each month you can purchase a new D-size stamp set, available for one month only, for just $5 — that’s over 70% off retail! When you place an order of $50 or more in Close To My Heart products, you qualify for this special Stamp of the Month pricing.

June 2014: Kaboom (S1406)

Spend $50 and get this Stamp of the Month set for just $5.

Incredibly Cool Crafts

In love with the artwork we created with this stamp set? Get ready to make it yourself! Purchase the materials listed here along with your deeply discounted Stamp of the Month set to get started!
Materials Needed
  1. My Acrylix™ Kaboom
  2. Skylark Paper Packet
  3. Black & Grey Epoxy Bubbles
  4. Baker’s Twine Neutral Metallic Assortment
  5. Ruby Chevron Washi Tape
  6. Silver Shimmer Trim
  7. Goldrush Cardstock
  8. Cricut® Art Philosophy Cartridge
Required Tools
  1. White Daisy Cardstock
  2. Sweet Leaf Cardstock
  3. Cranberry Cardstock
  4. Ruby Exclusive Inks™ Pad
  5. Goldrush Exclusive Inks™ Pad
  6. Lagoon Exclusive Inks™ Pad
  7. Whisper Exclusive Inks™ Pad
  8. Cricut® Artiste Collection
  9. Cricut® Artbooking Collection

12" × 12" Celebrate Freedom Page

Helpful Hints

To create the techniques featured in this artwork, follow the helpful hints outlined below. Then use the left page of the pattern found on page 22 of our Make It from Your Heart™ Volume 1 how-to publication for inspiration.
  • Cut the following Cricut® Artbooking shapes using paper of choice:
    • 2" RDS Shift+Title <J> (p. 64)
    • 2" RDS Shift+Border <K> (p. 65)
  • Cut the following Cricut® Art Philosophy shapes using White Daisy cardstock:
    • 1 1/4" <Rctngle4> (cut 2, p. 25)
  • Stamp corresponding ticket images on die-cuts in Cranberry ink; stamp ticket image twice more on Lagoon pattern B&T paper, trim off ends, and layer ends on White Daisy tickets.
  • Stamp “Fun” sentiment on circle shape (cut using 1 1/4" circle punch) in Goldrush ink.
  • Cut Ruby cardstock strip and stamp words down the length of it using Ruby ink.
  • Remove Slate thread from baker’s twine and use it to stitch around top half of page.
  • Stamp large fireworks using Whisper ink on bottom third of White Daisy page base; adhere grey epoxy Bubble on center of each stamped firework.

4 1/4" × 5 1/2" Party Card

Helpful Hints

To create the techniques featured in this artwork, follow the helpful hints outlined below. Then use the pattern found on page 42 of our Make It from Your Heart™ Volume 2 how-to publication for inspiration.
  • Stamp small firework images in Slate ink on White Daisy cardstock strip; stamp “Party” sentiment in Ruby ink over firework images.
  • Attach stamped sentiment strip to Skylark Sweet Leaf Pattern paper and place 3 stamped Goldrush stars on right side. Wrap Whisper baker’s twine vertically around sentiment.
  • Mount sentiment on card, using 3-D foam tape if desired.
  • Stamp dynamite image in Lagoon ink on White Daisy cardstock, trim, and tuck under left edge of sentiment.

2 1/2" × 2 1/2" Party Box

Helpful Hints

To create the techniques featured in this artwork, follow the helpful hints outlined below.
  • Cut the following Cricut® Artiste shapes using papers of your choice:
    • 2 1/2" 3D Object <9> (p. 39)
    • 2 1/2" Shift+3D Object <()> (p. 39)
  • Cut the following Cricut® Art Philosophy shapes using White Daisy cardstock:
    • 1 1/4" <Rctngle4> (cut 2, p. 25)
    • 1 1/4" <Shape12> (p. 38)
  • Stamp corresponding ticket images on die-cuts in Lagoon and Goldrush inks.
  • Stamp corresponding “What a Blast” sentiment on die-cut in Cranberry ink.
  • Wrap strips of Goldrush cardstock, Skylark Lagoon Pattern B&T paper, and Cranberry cardstock around base of box.
  • Stamp “Party” sentiment in Lagoon ink, trim out each letter, and mount letters across box front using 3-D foam tape if desired.

5 1/2" × 4 1/4" Let’s Celebrate Card

Helpful Hints

To create the techniques featured in this artwork, follow the helpful hints outlined below. Then use the pattern found on page 59 (Originals: Lucky Three™) of our Originals™ how-to publication for inspiration.
  • Cut the following Cricut® Artbooking title using paper of your choice:
    • 1/2" <font> “let’s”
  • Stamp “Celebrate!” sentiment in Ruby ink on White Daisy cardstock, trim, and mount using 3-D foam tape if desired.
  • Knot three small lengths of Slate metallic baker’s twine and glue knots along left edge of silver Shimmer trim.
  • Stamp small firework images in Ruby ink on White Daisy cardstock, trim, and layer over large stamped fireworks, using 3-D foam tape for dimension.