Thursday, August 2, 2012

Cricut Artiste!!

The new Cricut Artiste collection has over 700 images, featuring themed projects, interactive cards, awards, and 3D items!  Robots, spooks, weddings and valentines, cupcake liners, invitations, and party favors that coordinate!  Close to my Heart has really outdone themselves with this one!  There is even a project reference chart and separate, step-by-step assembly booklet that will help you in cutting and assembling the many 3D projects.

Just like the Art Philosophy Cartridge, the new Artiste Cartridge bundle comes with three coordinateing exclusive stamp sets and three dimensional elements 12 x 9 sheets that coordinate as well!  The entire collection is a value of nearly $125-for just $99!

Contact me to purchase this exciting new release from Close to my Heart or click here to shop now!

Check back as I will be posting some great projects using this new cartridge!!

Wednesday, August 1, 2012

The Fall/Winter Idea Book is here!

It is here!  The new Fall/Winter Idea Book!  You are going to love all the fabulous new products inside!  We now have 13 workshops on the go; 8 scrapbook workshops, 2 card workshops, 2 home decor workshops, and a special Cricut workshop!  In addition, we have added new alcohol ink markers, mini pigment ink pads, and some new storage items.  As always there are many new stamp sets and embellishments to coordinate with all of the new great paper packs too!  But one item that has already created quite a buzz is the new Cricut Artiste Cartridge!  Another incredible cartridge with 700 images!  Themed items, cards, and 3D projects!  I am in love!  Check back as I will be posting some of the new items and some art to go along with them!  Need a new Idea Book?  Contact me and I will be happy to send you one!  If you just can't wait, you can view the Idea Book on my website at

 August Promotion!

What is even more exciting than a fresh, new, Idea Book?  A great promotion!  Close to my Heart has made it even easier to become a consultant.  Whether you want to start your own business or just want a great discount on purchasing the fabulous products on your own, at $49 the new Essentials kit is a great deal!  With $130 of new product and very little business items, this new kit is a great option for a hobbyist! 

For a little more business items and some additional tools, you can get the Master kit for only $99 (valued at $280).
And, to make it an even more spectacular deal, for the month of August (while supplies last!) you will receive a beautiful damask tote/backpack valued at $50 for absolutely free!!  Consultants received this bag this summer at convention!  If you would like to discuss this opportunity, feel free to contact me by email at or cell at 817.938.4880.  I would love to have you on my team!

Ready to join now?  You can do so by clicking here!

Monday, April 30, 2012

May Workshop on the Go-Pemberly


Workshops On The Go™ Pemberley Kit

Workshops on the Go™ Pemberley Kit Contents
Pemberley Paper Packet
My Acrylix® Pemberley Workshop Stamp Set (C-size)
Colonial White Cardstock Sheets (2)
Bouquet Assortment
Bitty Opaques Pearl Adhesive Gems
Instructional Guide
Featured Colors: Honey, Outdoor Denim, Indian Corn Blue, Bamboo

This month we are going to do the additional layout during the workshop.  Let me know if you would like the main layout pieces cut with the Cricut for you before hand and I will be happy to do so.


This layout pattern is a Jeanette Lynton original created exclusively for this workshop. 


The bonus project, five Cricut® cards, requires the following additional items (not included in the workshop kit):

1 – Light Neutral Cardstock Shade Pack (X5913)
1 – Color-Ready Garden Wooden Shapes (Z1718)

The Cricut® Art Philosophy cartridge is also required (Cricut® Art Philosophy Collection Z1686).

$29.95 G1033

Tuesday, April 3, 2012

April Workshop-Victory!


This month my workshop clubs will be working with the Victory Workshop on the Go!  This workshop kit includes everything you need to make two 2-page layouts and with a couple extra additions, some great cards as well!

G1035 Victory Workshop on the Go kit $29.95

Workshop Layout:


Additional Layout:


To make the bonus cards you will need to add the following (click on the item to view it):

Z5912 Dark Neutral Cardstock Shade Pack $7.95

Z1719 Color-Ready Evergreen Cork Shapes $3.95

You can access the cutting guides from my website at or click here for the layout and click here for the bonus project cards.  You will need the book Magic for the layout cuts and the book Originals for the cards.  Please keep in mind that these books will no longer be available after this Idea Book and are starting to sell out.  Get yours while they last!

The ink colors used with this kit are:

Barn Red, Chocolate, and Outdoor Denim

The title alphabet is the new My Acriylix Varsity Alphabet, one of my new faves!

Our Hurst Workshop Club will be meeting on Saturday, April 14-Diana is the hostess!  The Shady Shores Workshop Club will be meeting Sunday, April 29-Debbie is the hostess!

Don’t forget the April Stamp of the Month-“You are…” only $5 with a $50 order!