Friday, August 27, 2010

Autumn & Winter 2010 Idea Book New Product Blog Hop

Welcome to our Close to my Heart New Product Blog Hop! Over 40 Fabulous

Close to my Heart Consultants are celebrating the upcoming release of the

Autumn/Winter 2010 Idea Book by giving you a Sneak Peak of some of the great

products available in the new Idea Book starting September 1st!

If you have come here from Nancy's blog, you are on the right path!

You can also find a complete list of Blog Hop participants at

This is simple do to- just click on the link at the end of the post on each blog

to move to the next one! Here we go!

I am such a Christmas Card junkie, but wanted to create a basic workshop for beginner to more advanced card makers.  With this in mind I decided to experiment with the Brand New Mistletoe Level 1 kit, My Stickease and a few embellishments and I am very happy with the results.  I hope you like it too!  Comment's certainly welcome.

The whole Level One Kit - 16 cards, 10 gift tags and Memory Keeper Box.
4.25 x 5.5 cards - total of 12
More 4.25 x 5.5 cards
3 x 6 cards
Ten Gift Tags
My Creations Memory Keeper for your family's special Christmas treasures.

Here is a list of the products used:
Mistletoe Level 1 Paper Pack
Mistletoe My Stickease
My Creations Memory Keeper
Colonial White Card Bases
Glitz Glitter Gel
Mistletoe Level 2 Assortment

Now "Hop" on over to Brandy's Blog  to see her work! Be sure to visit all the Consultants at their Blogs to get

some great crafting ideas and see the great new Paper Packs and My Acrylix Stamp


Remember, the Autumn/Winter 2010 Idea Book goes LIVE on September 1st!

**Link not working? Missed a Blog? You can see a list of all Blog Hop participants below:
Erin Herring

Wendy Kessler

Meredith Burgess

Carla Ironside

Georgia Hauglid

Helen Onulak

Beth Naumann

LaJeania Hicks

Sheila Bennett

Traci Tanimura

Lisa Stenz

Heather Hunt

Lori Scott

Kimberly Smith

Jessica Moore

Cindy Leek

Haley Dyer

Wendy Fording

Antoinette Herrin

Jennifer Kraynak

Laurie Newton

Kathleen Rensel

Adeline Brill

Melinda Everitt

Teri Baxter

Leisa Hubley

Brae Montgomery

Tresa Black

Jennifer Kojder

Karen Norman

Dawn Heuft

Lori Blehm

Toni Hinchcliffe

Jean McNulty

Dawn Ross http://iamahappysta

Janelle Janish

Cristin Maughan

Cheryl Even

Tracey Jean Hastings

Rochelle Crawford

Debbie Carriere

Brandy Lees

Amy Edwards

Michelle Loncar

Terrie Dodd

Amy Schultz

Janice Schmidt

Carol Horton

Carrie Haines

Lori Miller

Amy Callaway

Nancy Keller

Sheila Szakacs

New Fall Product and 2010 Card Goal - Card 77

Cards made with two new fall paper packs - Olivia and Mistletoe (oh, looks like I should have paid better attention to my flowers... :)
Olivia Paper Pack with New Clear Cards

I'm looking forward to sharing this great new product with you. The Fall/Winter Idea Book is set to release on September 1st, with tons of great new product, Workshops on the Go, Stamps of the Month, Studio J. upgrades and so much more!! I'm also planning a couple of new workshops this fall. My Idea Book Launch and Customer Appreciation Event is coming up, more details coming soon. Can't wait for you to see what will be going on this fall!

Thursday, August 26, 2010

New Fall Product and 2010 Card Goal - Cards 73 to 75

Clear card using the Mistletoe Paper Pack.
Inside the Mistletoe Clear Card.
Another Mistletoe card.
Olivia Paper Pack Card with the new Mocha pearls.

Close To My Hearts New Fall Product Line

Flip Flaps Closed - looks like a 2 page layout.  Check out the beautiful peacock stamp and new Magnifique Paper Pack.
Flip Flaps Opened!  Two page layout turns into a six page LO.  You have got to see these in person.

New Flip Flaps and Scrapbook Challenge pages 52-57

Long overdue - more artwork! Card 70, 71 & 72

Inside of clear card
Clear card for my friend going through treatment for breast cancer.