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Purposeful Plastic - CTMH Technique Blog Hop

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Purposeful Plastic - CTMH Technique Blog Hop





Thank you for joining us on this Blog Hop with lots of ideas and tips for you while using the terrific thin cuts.. A Blog Hop is a 'circular' group of Blogs that you 'Hop' to (or click the link to) that will give you lots of tips, techniques and inspiration for the topic of the Blog Hop.  I hope you enjoy your time with us and enjoy the projects. If you came from Michelle Loncar's Blog you are on the right track!

Here is my project for today:
I chose to make a Card  for a friend and use a small Flip Flap in my project, it’s a great way to hide a gift card, Ice Cream Card or even money!!
Let’s check it out:Front of the card

I used a 3 1/4 x 4 1/4” Flip Flap (the plastic sleeve shown here) and cut a piece of Cardstock to fit inside and decorated it:

I added a gift card to the back:


Then I folded the top flap behind the top of they flip flap, removed the plastic off of the adhesive and stuck it down on the card where I wanted it pl…

Here’s to You!

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Here’s to YOU!
July 15 – August 31 Exclusive Product Offering
The Here’s to You special features a workshop kit inspired by life’s special occasions! To celebrate these moments, the Here’s to You workshop kits features four exclusive stamp sets designed for making elegant cards and layouts. The products in this workshop include four stamp sets and other items to create one 12″ × 12″ page and seven cards that can be used for weddings and many other special occasions. Save 25% by purchasing the stamps bundled with a collection of products that you can use to recreate the artwork shown here (there is more, this a little sample).



August SOTM - For the Love of Crafting

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August SOTM - For the Love of Crafting



Thank you for joining us on this Blog Hop with lots of great ideas for you to use with your New Stamp of The Month!   The Stamp Of  The Month is an exclusive stamp set that is ONLY available during the month it is offered (it will not be in the catalog at a later date, if you like it, get it now!). The stamp set is $17.95 plus shipping and tax...However, you can get it for ONLY $5.00 with your $50.00 purchase (before shipping and tax)! That’s a Great deal!!
A Blog Hop is a 'circular' group of Blogs that you 'Hop' to (or click the link to) that will give you lots of tips, techniques and inspiration for the topic of the Blog Hop.  I hope you enjoy your time with us and enjoy the projects. If you came from Haley Dyer's Blog you are on the right track!

Here is the Stamp of The Month for August 2018:


Isn’t this set just cute? I’m having a blast making all kinds of things!! It’s so fun!

My project today had to use the Glitter sentiment, of…

Magically Masked - CTMH Technique Blog Hop

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Magically Masked - CTMH Technique Blog Hop




Thank you for joining us on this Blog Hop with lots of Masking ideas and tips for you... A Blog Hop is a 'circular' group of Blogs that you 'Hop' to (or click the link to) that will give you lots of tips, techniques and inspiration for the topic of the Blog Hop.  I hope you enjoy your time with us and enjoy the projects. If you came from Michelle Loncar's Blog you are on the right track!

Masking is a marvelous  and fun way to get images to look like they are behind something or in something. Such as a bouquet of flowers, some flowers are behind others.
To achieve this look: -Stamp the image you want to ‘be in the front’ of your completed stamped image on a piece of thin paper, such as typing paper and cut it out, just inside the lines. This is your ‘Mask’. -Place 2 in 1 Glue (Bonding Memories Glue) on back of your mask and allow to dry. -Stamp the image you want in the front of your completed image FIRST, then place your mask ov…

Mini is Marvelous - CTMH Technique Blog Hop

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Mini is Marvelous - CTMH Technique Blog Hop


Thank you for joining us on this Blog Hop with lots of Mini Iseas!. A Blog Hop is a 'circular' group of Blogs that you 'Hop' to (or click the link to) that will give you lots of tips, techniques and inspiration for the topic of the Blog Hop.  I hope you enjoy your time with us and enjoy the projects. If you came from Michelle Loncar's Blogg you are on the right track!

Here is my project for today:

Start with a 1 3/8 x 4 1/2” piece of Cardstock or Pattern paper. Random stamp if using Cardstock. Score at 1 1/4, 2 1/4, 3 11/2, 3 3/4 inches. Fold on all score lines.


Cut an angle on each side of the short scored end:


Place a mini glue dot at middle on short end and second square from bottom (see pic).  Cut ribbon at 4 1/4” and place mini gluedot on each end.


Adhere ribbon ends on each side of the Inside of the Cardstock purse in the 1/4” space. Place a Hershey’s Nugget on lower glue dot, centering in the space.


Wrap the box around the choc…

Lovely Layers - CTMH Technique Blog Hop

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Lovely Layers - CTMH Technique Blog Hop



Thank you for joining us on this Blog Hop with lots of ideas and tips for you while using the terrific thin cuts.. A Blog Hop is a 'circular' group of Blogs that you 'Hop' to (or click the link to) that will give you lots of tips, techniques and inspiration for the topic of the Blog Hop.  I hope you enjoy your time with us and enjoy the projects. If you came from Michelle Loncar's Blog you are on the right track!

Here is my project for today: This card is very easy and quick! I think it turned out gorgeous. I used the Layered Stamp Set  C 1721 She’ll Sentiments for this card.



There are so many fun things to do with Layered Stamp sets! These sets have Three stamps that are layered (the base, the shade and the detail).
for this image I used Mink Inkpad for all three images and stamped the base in second generation:


This image also used Mink with all three images in first generation:

For this image I just stamped the detail image in Expr…

CTMH Technique Blog Hop - Creative with Cards

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CTMH Technique Blog Hop - Creative with Cards



Thank you for joining us on this Blog Hop with lots of ideas and tips for you while using the terrific thin cuts.. A Blog Hop is a 'circular' group of Blogs that you 'Hop' to (or click the link to) that will give you lots of tips, techniques and inspiration for the topic of the Blog Hop.  I hope you enjoy your time with us and enjoy the projects. If you came from Haley Dyer's Blog you are on the right track!

Here is my project for today: Today I used the Summertime Picture My Life (PML) Cards. These are so fun and easy to use.

I used my scissors to cut out the tent scene and then I used the Circle Thin Cuts to cut out the sentiment of a small card:


After that, I sponged some Sapphire ink around the edge of my sentiment piece:


I added some of the Loght Grey Ribbon and Of course I had to add some Bitty Sparkles to help the stars shine:


I also like to use the PML cards (the journaling and plain cards that I can write on), to write…