Wednesday, January 28, 2015

February... the month of LOVE...

Who do you LOVE?  I am guessing the list is long!  February is the month of LOVE so let's celebrate our loved ones with this beautiful Heartstrings Workshop.  Whether you want to fill these pages with photos of your significant other, your child, your beloved pets, you best friends, family, or even photos of yourself... don't laugh... it took me over 40 years, but I honestly LOVE myself and would have no problem documenting that in my scrapbook... no matter what photos you use, you can't go wrong when celebrating your loved ones!

What is included: 

Let's take a closer look:

The dates I will be offering this workshop are:
Monday, February 16, 2015 (President's Day)
Tuesday, February 17, 2015
Thursday, February 19, 2015
Monday, February 23, 2015 
Tuesday, February 24, 2015
Wednesday, February 25, 2015 

Workshops are held at my house and all materials are provided, you just provide the basics, like adhesive.

Kits will include detailed colored instructions on how to complete the kit.  Items will be stamped as shown unless requested otherwise.  Shipping options will be provided if you order a kit and you are not local. 

If you are interested in attending one of my workshops, or if you would like to order the kit, please contact me at 

Tuesday, December 30, 2014

Back in the Craft Room Again.... January Workshop is Snowhaven.

I can't wait to host these workshops.  I will be doing this as a vendor at a weekend crop and I also have my crazy bunch of regular workshop attendees!  I really enjoy my monthly workshops!

January's workshop is Snowhaven... I was so happy that I had adorable puppy snow pics to go with this paper pack.

Contact me if you are interested in this workshop.

Sunday, October 5, 2014

Workshops Galore... Brushed, Pathfinding, Scaredy Cat and Wanderful...

I have been having so much fun with the new products in the Annual Inspirations Idea Book!  Here is a quick look at my next four workshops.  Contact me at if you are interested in attending a workshop or purchasing a pre-cut kit.




Scaredy Cat



I'll be back soon with more Artfully Sent!

Friday, August 1, 2014

The Day Has Arrived.... Welcome to Annual Inspirations!!!

The new Close To My Heart Annual Inspirations Idea Book is finally live!  It is jam packed with wonderful product that is sure to please any paper crafter!  Whether your passion is Scrapbooking (traditional, digital or pocket style), Card Making, Journal Books, Mini Albums, Home Decor, Wearable Crafts or Gift Giving, you will not be disappointed with this 193-page book full of inspiration!  Click on the book cover above to view or download the PDF version or contact me to obtain a copy of this awesome book!  There will also be two smaller Seasonal Inspirations Books (#1 in December and #2 in April and will feature new paper packets, WOTG, and items geared around upcoming seasonal happenings).

Now, let's check out some of the new products featured in the Annual Inspirations book!

Nine new My Reflections Paper Patterns with coordinating Complements & Assortments:

Five new additions to the Exclusive Color Pallete

Six new Cut Above quick kits: *Each kit comes with the supplies to make 10 quick but stylish cards or treat bags.  Add one of the coordinating B-Size Stamp Sets priced at only $9.95 for quick and easy creations!

Designer Creations Line: 9 new modern stylish products perfect for your Gift Giving needs

I will add some photos of samples and more new product updates in the coming days/weeks.