Thursday, August 15, 2013

Let's get Krafty! August Blog Hop

Welcome to our August Blog Hop featuring Close To My Heart Kraft products. You will see creations from our participants that will include our New Kraft 3 Ring binder, the Kraft Container as well as our Kraft paper and cards.  To purchase any of the items seen in our blog hop today, contact your local consultant to place an order.

We hope that you will take the time to leave comments on our posts, as we love to get feedback from our viewers....whether it was something that you really liked or some new technique that was used that you would like to learn how to leaving us comments, we get to hear what you like, and what you want to see. Thank you… now on to our hop! 

If you have just hopped onto my blog, you can start here as this is a circular hop, but if you want to follow us across Canada then please start at the beginning and join Michelle at My Creations With Michelle. If you came from Sheri of Sheri says - just scrap it then you are in the right place!

For this hop we decided to create a boxed card set, let's face it any excuse to use the Cricut, scraps from other projects and heat embossing we are on board as we are still trying to perfect the art. Below you will see 3 sets made using Kraft Paper as the base. It's amazing how versatile some of the papers are with just the basics.

Supplies Used:

Art Philosophy Cartridge
Artiste Cartridge
various colors embossing powder
heat embossing tool
Chantilly, Laughing Lola and Pear & Partridge (Retired)
Casual Expressions Stamp Set
Very Merry Christmas Stamp Set (Retired)

Your next stop on the Cross Canada Hop is Carol of Crafty Carol's

 If you get lost along the way, you can head back to Michelle's Blog, My Creations With Michelle, as she has the complete blog list. 

Thanks for hopping along with us - we hope we were able to inspire you to get creative using some of the designs, products and techniques seen along the way. Join us again in September when we will be featuring Jeanette's Archived Stamps. Jeanette has re-released 5 stamps from her archieves.  We hope you will join us again on September 15th.

Tuesday, August 6, 2013

Happy One Year Anniversary to Us!!!

Can you believe we have been dabbling online for a year now with this blog?  Amazing! Happy Anniversary to us!

To celebrate we designed a Pay It Forward Gift Card Holder boxed set.  Each card is hand embossed and potentially yours for free during the month of August.  Check out the current monthly freebie details through the tab across the top or the image on the right hand side of this blog.

Keep checking in, new things coming soon!