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Holiday Expressions!

The NEW products are making a BIG splash this month!! Have you seen the new catalogs? You can view them Here on my Shopping Website! Check out all the cool new ideas in these books!! SO many tips and ideas to try!

The products in The Holiday Expression catalog is only available until December 31, 2015, so you'll want to take a look at it now!! Be sure to add it to your cart for FREE if you shop on my website! (after you fill your basket, scroll down and it will let you add it for FREE with a quick click of the button!). It's an Awesome little gift!

We'll have some more Nevermore paper pack ideas this month! So be sure to check back soon!! (better yet, follow me by email, sign up to the right of this post and when I make a post it will come right to your email box! I will send something FUN to a person selected at random for every 5 people that follow me by email this week! Go ahead, you may WIN!!)

Until next time...Be blessed and Create it from the Heart!!

Nevermore Paper Packet part 2


Today's post is part 2 from yesterday's Nevermore paper Packet blog hop! This was the project yesterday:

You can also see more pictures and the instructions to create this FUN card in yesterday's post here!!
Now for today's project! I made this one exactly the same as the directions as yesterday, except I used Honey and Sunset Inks for the flowers as well as using the 'Rolling' technique!!

The Rolling technique is created by inking your stamp in the lightest ink color (Honey) and then roll the outer edges of the stamp in the darker color (Sunset), using your wrist to help roll the stamp helps!

Then I used the 'A Season to be Thankful' with Sunset Ink for the sentiment. You can also add a 1/2" belly band with some chocolate if you like!

Supply List
(I used the Nevermore Paper Packet which has the Background and Texture Paper along with the Cardstock you will need Item #x7198B)
4 3/4 x 2 1/2" Black Cardstock
4 5/8 x 2 3/8" Sunset Cards…

Nevemore Paper Blog Hop

This month we are highlighting the Nevermore paper packet from the NEW Holiday Seasonal Expressions catalog! If you don't have a copy of this Expressions catalog, let your consultant know that you need one!! LOTS of great NEW products and ideas are in it!!

 If you are coming from Melissa David's Blog then you are on the right track! We are making one big loop around the blogs and you are on your way! We have enjoyed making these projects and hope you enjoy your journey!

My first thought was to make a card for Thanksgiving but I just could not pass up making this Halloween FUN card ('The Spooky Flower Pot")!! It really is more simple to make than it looks! Let's get started:

Start with your Background and Texture Paper with the Orange, I cut mine at 11 x 4 1/4" and then fold it in half (with the Orange on the Outside).
Then you will fold the top down 1 1/2" on each side, burnish well.
To get the angle cuts, I opened the top flaps and placed the corner of t…

Time to Celebrate!!


It's time to celebrate another year with Close To My Heart!! Our NEW Annual Idea Book is ready to order from TODAY!!

Isn't it beautiful??
There are a LOT of awesome new paper packets and stamps as well as accessories to see!! To check it out visit my website Here!
This will also put you in the right place to see the NEW Holiday Expressions catalog!! WOOHOO!! That's right...we have TWO new idea books starting today!! SO Awesome!!
I can't wait for you to see what goodness is in each one!! So I will sign off for now and let the browsing begin!!
If you are not a current VIP with me and you need a hard copy of either/both idea books, just email me at!
Have an Awesome Day and remember: Create it with Heart!!