Thursday, July 2, 2015

Donna's Throw Back Thursday - Post #12


Donna's Throw Back Thursday - Post #12

I used Close to My Heart's Key To My Heart Paper Packet (discontinued) with CTMH Juniper cardstock.

To embellish my card, I used a CTMH Sponge Dauber with CTMH Slate ink, an EK Success Small Folk Heart Punch and an EK Success Medium Folk Heart Punch.

I used CTMH's Nature's Gift (discontinued), Pair-a-Phrase (discontinued) and Party Pennants (discontinued) stamp sets with CTMH Slate ink.

Tuesday, June 30, 2015

Life is Wonderful 8 x 8 Layout - July Stamp of the Month Blog Hop


Welcome to our Close to My Heart July Stamp of the Month - Life is Wonderful!

This stamp set has 8 stamps and can only be purchased in the month of July.

If you came here from  Peachy Iris G. Lamb's Blog, you are on the right path! The blog hop is a great big circle, so you can start here and work your way all around. If you get lost along the way, you'll find the complete list of participating consultants here on Melinda Everitt's Blog.

For this Blog Hop we have 47 Close to My Heart Consultants sharing their creations using the July Stamp of the Month - Life is Wonderful and other great CTMH products on their blogs. This is simple to do - just click on the link at the end of the post on each blog to move to the next one. Here we go!
I used Close to My Heart's Jackson Paper Packet with CTMH Chocolate cardstock.

To embellish the 8 x 8 layout, I used CTMH Artisan Studs and Spellbinders' Circle Nestabilities.

I used CTMH's Life is Wonderful - July Stamp of the Month stamp set with CTMH Cocoa ink.


Now "Hop" on over to Krista Hershberger's Blog to see her work! Be sure to visit all the Consultants at their blogs to get some great crafting ideas.

I have a CTMH Order going in on:
Monday, July 27, 2015

For more information, please email me at ddigby@shaw.ca.

Heart's of the West 15th Blog Hop - Blossom Paper Packet



Welcome to the Hearts of the West Team Blog Hop!

If this is your first time joining us you will love it. It features Close to My Heart Consultants from all over Canada showing you their projects. The Hearts of the West Team was founded by Nancy Klein.

This month's challenge is using Close to My Heart's Blossom paper packet from the Seasonal Expressions 2 Catalogue.

If you came from Heather Myers' Blog, then you are on the right track. This is a go around blog hop so you can start anywhere. Just in case, the full list of participants is at the bottom of this post. 

So as always, grab your beverage of choice and hop around the team with us.
I used Close to My Heart's Blossom Paper Packet with CTMH Glacier & Sweet Leaf cardstocks.

To embellish the card, I used Copic Marker R14 to colour in the sprinkles.

I used CTMH's Treats of Friendship & Casual Expressions stamp sets with CTMH Black ink.

Now hop on over to Holly Young-Bower's Blog.

Thank you for joining us this month and please come back and join us next month to see what creative projects we can bring to you using the Jackson Paper Packet.

1. Donna Digby - You are here.
2. Holly Young-Bowers
3. Corinna Murphy
4. Heather Myers

Sweet as Sugar Christmas Card



I used Close to My Heart's Snowhaven Paper Packet with CTMH Cranberry, Glacier, Whisper & White Daisy cardstocks.

To embellish the card, I used CTMH's Scalloped Border Punch, CTMH Damask Embossing Folder, Spellbinders' Circle and Blossom Nestabilities.

I used CTMH's Sweet as Sugar - Hostess Reward and Merriest Christmas stamp sets with CTMH Slate & Cranberry inks.

CTMH's July Promotion

Spend $25 on regularly priced stamp sets and you may purchase any one of the Hostess Rewards stamp sets for $5 or you may get the July Stamp of the Month for FREE.

Sweet As Sugar Hostess Stamp Set can be found on page 5 of the CTMH Annual Inspirations Catalogue/Idea Book.

July Order Deadline: 
Monday, July 27, 2015 at 5:00 p.m.

Monday, June 29, 2015

So Grateful For You Card


I used Pathfinding & Seaside Paper Packets with CTMH's Barn Red & Olive cardstocks.

To embellish this card, I used Spellbinders' Circle Nestabilities & Prima Marketing Sugar Dot Stickers.

I used CTMH's Thanksgiving Wreath - Hostess Reward stamp set with CTMH Cocoa & Barn Red inks.

CTMH's July Promotion

Spend $25 on regularly priced stamp sets and you may purchase any one of the Hostess Rewards stamp sets for $5 or you may get the July Stamp of the Month for FREE.

Thanksgiving Wreath Stamp Set can be found on page 6 of the CTMH Annual Inspirations Catalogue/Idea Book.

July Order Deadline: 
Monday, July 27, 2015 at 5:00 p.m.

Sunday, June 28, 2015

Bird Sympathy Card


I used Close to My Heart's Yuletide Carol Paper Packet with CTMH's Cashmere & Champagne cardstocks.

To embellish the card, I used CTMH's Damask Embossing Folder, CTMH Sponge Dauber with Cashmere ink, My Favorite Things Heart Stax Dies & Vintage Pixie Ribbon.

I used CTMH's Fabulous You, Big Hug & Sincere Expressions stamp sets with Cashmere ink.

Saturday, June 27, 2015

Thistle Birthday Cake Card



I used Close to My Heart's Basics Paper Fundamentals - Whimsy Assortment - Thistle with CTMH White Daisy & Thistle cardstocks.

To embellish the card, I used CTMH's Thistle Diagonal Stripe Ribbon, CTMH Diamond Embossing Folder and Doodlebug Designs Lilac Sprinkles.

I used CTMH's Build-a-Cake stamp set with CTMH Thistle ink.