I started my Silhouette journey as a paper crafter and it has expanded from there. But, I always still love getting paper out and playing with it. I love being able to make custom cards and unique items with my Silhouette machines. It was my husband's birthday last month, so I needed a card. This … Continue reading Cutting Cards with the Silhouette
Today I took down the ornaments on our Christmas tree and as I was packing away some of the ones my children had made in school, I had a thought to use a file I purchased in the Silhouette Design store called an ornament box. So as soon as the rest of the ornaments were … Continue reading Goodbye 2017!!
As we are all thinking of packing away that Christmas decor, I thought I would share a 3-D project I made to add to my Christmas decor this year. I love working with paper crafts and 3-D items. This 3-D Nativity Scene Lantern is from the Silhouette design store and right now is the big … Continue reading 3D Lantern
September happens to be my Mom's birthday month and I wanted to make her a special card. I found this Unicorn Hug Gift Card holder from the Silhouette Design store that I had acquired at some time and I thought it would be perfect. I had purchased a couple pairs of earrings from Mags Bonham … Continue reading Sparkly Unicorn
Whew! What a month, it has been a busy one. Still trying to find that balance between creating crafty projects and getting them up on the blog and then you throw a Curio conference (more on that later) in there... time just gets away..... and I'm back.... I have my monthly card kit ready to … Continue reading Happy September!
Just popping in to show you a card I created using several of the current products. I am in love with this No Worries paper and feel a bit like hoarding it since it retires at the end of August. Who else is hoarding it? It always seems like the beach/vacation paper packs are the … Continue reading Love this No Worries paper
That is the question and here is my answer..... I see and hear this asked all the time and it's been on my to do list to give you my recommendation. Now please realize that this post is all my own opinion, no one has paid me to do it and I don't get anything … Continue reading Silhouette vs Cricut
Are you using the CTMH Annual Inspirations to the fullest potential? Instead of just a catalog it is an Inspiration book as well & features lots of great ideas & artwork. Each time I look through the book, I see something new & a new idea I want to try. You can view the new … Continue reading NEW! New Annual Inspirations
Welcome to our Prickly Pear Blog Hop! We will be showcasing items from our Prickly Pear Paper Pack with various projects created by talented Close to my Heart consultants. If you are visiting from Diana's blog then you are on the right track, if not please start at the CTMH Blog Challenge and Support Group … Continue reading Prickly Pear Blog Hop
This months featured paper pack is Prickly Pear and I chose to use it to make Thank You cards. I used the Scripty Thank You stamp from the current Seasonal Expression 2 catalog and it coordinates perfectly with the Thin Cut Basic Ovals set. When I first saw this paper pack at the release of … Continue reading August card kit by EllyMae