Tuesday, July 29, 2014

CAS(E) this Sketch

I am playing in the CAS(E)  this sketch challenge
ALL products are from Close to my Heart
"Capture the Day" stamp set
"Brushed" pattern paper
Pixie ink

Sunday, July 27, 2014

Stamps 4 Sale - ALL or Nothing


Hello brand new - The Angel Company - unmounted rubber
Nichola fairy used- Wags n Whiskers - unmounted rubber

a-muse studio - used unmounted rubber

Unity used unmounted rubber

Saturday, July 26, 2014

Sketch Saturday

I am playing in the Sketch Saturday challenge
Stamps are Close to my Heart "Capture the Day"
Paper, ink, and cardstock from Close to my Heart
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Monday, July 21, 2014

Using Paint chip samples for cards

This "Sweet" stamp set & beautiful paper is from 
the NEW CLOSE TO MY HEART catalog. 
Here I show you how to incorporate paint chip samples into your artwork.
The NEW catalog will be online August 1st

Tuesday, July 15, 2014

I've Been Published! "Scrap & Stamp" magazine

My card is in the upper left.
Stamp is Country Charm from Stampin' Up!
Flower, butterfly Close to my Heart
Paper is Echo Park

Saturday, July 12, 2014


I used 4 different die-cuts for this card.
I cut the large base with 2 ovals inside, and positioned pattern paper to show through oval.
Stamped sentiment in upper oval.
Die -cut tag and stamped love. adhered with twine bow
Tied twine around base of card.
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Sunday, July 6, 2014

Cardabilities challenge

I am playing in the Cardabilities Sketch challenge #102
Paper, ink, cardstock, Cricut cartridge from Close to my Heart

Sunday, June 29, 2014

Flower Power

I am playing in the Clean & Simple Sketch challenge
All pattern paper, sentiment stamp, ink, embellishments, cardstock from Close to my Heart
Flowers were cut with Cricut Artiste, also thru Close to my Heart

CAS(E) this Sketch

I am playing in the Cas(e) this sketch challenge

Definition of CAS and CASE

The acronym CAS stands for Clean and Simple.
The acronym CASE stands for Copy and Share Everything.

Believe in Yourself clear stamp set Just $13.95

Friday, June 27, 2014

Unity stamps for sale

Unity stamps, deeply etched, unmounted rubber. ALL for just $7.00 includes shipping to U.S.

Monday, June 16, 2014

Sunday, June 15, 2014

How I get out of my "Creative Rut"

I find myself doing the same basic layouts. 
So to get out of the "same old, same old..."
I play in challenges. I really like Sketch Challenges.
This week I am playing with Sketch N Stash
Here is my Card.
All products from Close to my Heart

And here is the Sketch

Saturday, June 14, 2014

What to do with small stamp images

I have just 2 Petite Stamp sets left to give away.
Here are 3 card ideas using these cute little stamps

Here is a pic of the set. 
I stamped these images myself so you could see how beautifully detailed 
Close to my Heart stamps are, and how perfectly clean they stamp.

Now for the Giveaway of 2 Petite stamp sets
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I will do a random drawing of all the comments

Cardstock and paper Close to my Heart Lollydoodle
CTMH ink pads, lagoon, pear, hollyhock 

Wednesday, June 11, 2014

***Enjoy FREEBIES!***

Close to my Heart is Retiring ALL their paper, 
and Introducing NEW with the NEW catalog Coming July 1st!
Place an Order with me Now and receive FREE goodies!

First 5 orders receive the NEW catalog FREE!
First 3 orders receive the Current catalog and NEW catalog FREE!

First 2 orders receive 
the Current catalog FREE and 
NEW catalog FREE! and
Current CardMaker magazine FREE and
Petite stamp set FREE!

Monday, June 9, 2014

Hello Adorable You!

Paper, cardstock, embellishments "Balloon Ride" Close to my Heart
Stamp set Cricut Artiste. Sand ink pad. 

Friday, June 6, 2014

***Get Skylark before it retires!

NEW  Close to my Heart catalog releases in one month.
Get the Skylark paper pack, and embellishments for just $14.90

Tuesday, June 3, 2014

Lollydoodle Card Making Kit

Lollydoodle Card Making Kit Just $24.95

Sunday, June 1, 2014

Celebrate 30 years with Beautiful Bundled Deals!

In honor of our founder and CEO Jeanette Lynton’s 30-year anniversary in the stamping and scrapbooking industry, when you place an order totaling $50 during the month of June, you can add your choice of 1 of 6 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 alphabet stickers—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!
Dates: Offer valid June 1, 2014–June 30, 2014.
Ribbon and Trim includes black hemp, dark chocolate striped grosgrain ribbon color ready seam binding, ribbon,3-pack party washi tape 3-pack sparkle and shine washi tape, colonial white rosetta ribbon
Contact me for Details of the other fab deals
~Karen kjseifert@comcast.net

June Stamp of the Month Just $5 with $50 order

Saturday, May 31, 2014

Sketch Saturday #241

I am playing in the Sketch Saturday Challenge. 
I chose Sketch #241 as my Inspiration
ALL products are Close to my Heart
*Lollydoodle Card Making Kit
*Hollyhock, and Pear ink pad