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Woodworking Mon Jul 23 2018 17:00:00 GMT+0000 (UTC)
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A perfect summer day is when the sun is shining, the breeze is blowing, the birds are singing, and the beach is calling.Hello! Susan here with a new beach themed mega scrapbook collection. This kit is filled with something for everyone and every desi
My wonderful parents celebrated their 50th anniversary earlier this month, and we were blessed to be able to take a family cruise in June to celebrate and then have a backyard BBQ with friends.  I'll be posting my projects over the next week
I love this cute phases of the moon printable flip book from Deceptively Educational. Print out the pages and let kids figure out what order the pieces go in while you talk about why the moon appears to change shape … Read More...
Be sure to watch this informative video on how to season, use, clean and care for your beautiful new Close To My Heart My Acrylix Stamp Sets and Blocks… Have questions after watching the video? I’m here to help! shannon@stampinbud
We made some VERY sweet memories over the past several days during Quilt Odyssey 2018!And I am really looking forward to NEXT years Quilt Odyssey show Ill be teaching again, and Im hoping that well be working on quilts from String Frenzy and string p
Soraya has some great ideas for making journal cards to slip into pockets for a fun travel page. I especially love the use of an old fashioned typewriter for journaling and using an airbrush for the banner. Check out this … Read More ... So
There are some days when it seems as if I'm hurrying my knitting progress just so that I have something to blog about...tail wagging dog scenario, no?So Close!I've always called myself an aggressive knitter.  When non-knitters tell me how mu
This DIYEssential Oils Exfoliating Sea Salt Foot Scrub Lotion is easy to make. You will need a few different essential oils to make this foot scrub. All of these essential oils have benefits, so try use as many as … Read More...
I'm up on the Coffee Loving Cardmaker's blog today sharing a project that uses some awesome goodies from Super Sponsor Fun Stampers Journey!For all the details, please visit my post on the Coffee Loving Cardmaker's blog!  Don't forget about
Three babies, enjoying the day. Three babies, enjoying the day.
Stampaganza is back!Close to My Heart's July special is "buy 2 stamp sets, get a free stamp set of equal or lesser value".WHOOP!Here are a few of my favorites (although you can see many more HERE):**This post contains affil
We’ve all seen those DIY side tables that involve hairpin legs or something similar, but as much as I love that style, it doesn’t quite feel as original as it once did. So, I started looking around to see what other kinds of optio
These bias knit eyelet knitting patterns are as easy as lace knitting gets. The simple repeating patterns give you a nice, open look and feel that’s great for summer and beyond, and they teach you the basics you’ll need for &#
Too often we design using findings as they are meant to be used. Have you considered changing things up? It is a sure fire way of getting a new look! Do pendants have to be used as such? Nope. You can use some of them in bracelet designs as you can s
Hello Peeps !!!Happy Monday !!!Here's another card using the Pop of Petals stamp set.It's similar to the one I made before except I changed the colorsusing the Lemon Lime Twist, Granny Apple Green and Grapefruit Grove.For the flower, I stamped it usi
Create your own Family Tree Stack to learn more about your ancestors! Turn it into a fun game and have family members race to see who can build their family the fastest. Unlike a paper family tree this one starts with great grandparents and works its
I decided my next rope necklace would use herringbone stitch and a smaller size of seed beads.  Size 15/0s were a bit too small, though, so I settled for size 11/0s.  Next, I needed to decide how much of a twist!  The "secr
These awesome Pop Up Slider card pop up to reveal either sentiment or gift card, how fun are they?! Using stamps and dies from Sunny Studio Jennifer McGuire shares her tutorial for making several styles of these cool cards. Visit … Read Mor
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Hello Peeps !!!Happy Monday !!!Here's another card using the Pop of Petals stamp set.It's similar to the one I made before except I changed the colorsusing the Lemon Lime Twist, Granny Apple Green and Grapefruit Grove.For the flower, I stamped it usi
When it comes to die cutting the cutting pads you chose are very important. Focusing on their Silicone Rubber, Impression and Crease pads Sizzix hasa helpful post and link to a Facebook live video to help eliminate some of … Read More ... W
Hello and happy Monday! Today I’m happy to share my quilted pillow sham project from the Fall 2018 issue of Quilts & More! I can’t believe the fall issue is already hitting newsstands. But it will be good to be able to get
HAPPY MONDAY...I hope your weekend was wonderFULL...FULL of rest...FULL of fun...FULL of some FRESH AIR!Speaking of Fresh Air...H2H Challenges is challenging you to show us your FRESH AIR projects! Now, most of you know that CTMH has a very outdoorsy
Getting rid of aphids in your garden doesnt have to involve toxic chemicals! Not when you can make your own natural aphid spray in just a couple of minutes!… Read More...
Welcome to this week's Heart 2 Heart Challenge titled, "Fresh Air Fun"!Interpret that theme however you would like, incorporate Close To My Heart products in your creation, and then link up to us on our Blog. We love seeing what you create so conside
Ten years ago I walked away from my full time job in marketing at the University of San Diego to pursue my life long dream of working as a full time artist! On July 6th, 2009, I began my "first day on the job" as a
Here we are at week seven in the Sew Simple Shapes SeriesClick on the previous weeks if you are just joining in:Week OneWeek TwoWeek ThreeWeek FourWeek FiveWeek SixWeek Six 1/2This week we will be making 2 blocks using the&
This week's Heart 2 Heart challenge is Fresh Air Fun.  You don't have to use the Fresh Air collection, but it's a great fit! This is the card I made my husband for our 23rd anniversary.  (My does time fly!!!) It didn't take
We might be seeing ads for back-to-school sales, but summer isn’t over yet and there are still plenty of pool days to be had. Laura from A Beautiful Mess shows how you can sew this circle swim cover-up perfect for … Read More...
Cannot get the window to work to download my cards for the challenge. So will put here. I used alcohol ink on the back and stamped on the front. I embossed one with white ink but I do not recommend this as you can't get rid of the specs of embossing
I am so excited to do my first 'unboxing'!  What I'm doing is opening a box of surprises and showing you what I got!    When I was at the Baby Lock Ambassador event in June they asked us if we'd like a surprise box, heck ye
Cashmere appliqued onto angora blend-all knits. It is heavenly to work with these luxurious fibers.   Cashmere appliqued onto angora blend-all knits. It is heavenly to work with these luxurious fibers.  
Hello and Happy Sunday!  This card has been days in the making.  I started it last week and finally put all the elements together:I'm happy to say that 1/2 of my card is from my older stash of paper + embellishments.  The p
 Hello Friends & Folk!Ok, it's uploaded for your amusement...our Debut Video for our 1st in our series :)I'm crackin' up at mine & Joan's Faces in this photo!click on the arrow to watch, or better yet ~please go to our Youtub
Love these handy soap making printables by Three Little Goats. These free printables allow you to jot down your recipes as well as take notes on each DIY soapmaking batch. This soap making printable is available here. By keeping track … Rea
Tropical designs and styles are really trendy right now and I’m seeing Pineapples pop up on everything. Add this fun and fruity die cut to your next scrapbook page with a FREE pineapple cut file from Miss Mandee. Click here … Read
This morning’sreader feature is this Gorgeous French Dresser with Mirror, submitted by our...
Im saying good bye to all of these wonderful ladies and headed south today braving the I-95 corridor on my way to Burke and Manassas, Virginia!The past 4 days have flown by so quickly it always does. And yet we always remark about the fact that it do
I love a good zip pouch for a quick sewing project. This makeup pouch would be fun to sew up, and it makes a great gift! With a wristlet strap and a vinyl lining, this makeup pouch is a step … Read More...
Jamie Carlson is a Canadian designer of mixed Swedish and Japanese heritage. Her shop, Scandinazn, shows her speciality - recycled leather jewelry. Festively in fun colors! My favorite of her different collections is her confetti inspired one where e
The current challenge on the Lost Coast Designs blog is"No Body Here"translated...no humans allowed!I am so excited to share this card with you...I have been bursting with excitement ever since I made it! I stamped the monkey face onto a pie
I finished this little pin cushion - the packet has been sitting on my cutting table for over 6 months so I decided to finally finish it.  I made a mistake when it came to putting the screws in on the legs.  I will try to figure out
Today I’m sharing this Vintage Wooden Rowing Oars Image!This a detailed illustration of...
This cool bleaching technique is sort of anti-coloring. Stamp your image and then using a paint brush with bleach to “color” inside your image to remove the papers color for a neat white out effect. I’ve done this techni
In the past several months I’ve had several inquiries about our shooting boards and the general take away from these inquiries was that these woodworkers wanted to optimize their set up so that it would save space overall, while having the
Woodworking and a few brews. The post The Avalan’che – Friday Live PM! appeared first on The Wood Whisperer.2:26 – New Patreon supporters! 3:40 – Marc’s adventures at Marc Adams School 6:40 &#8211
 "Nan" I'll be teaching the embellishment class, "Frame it With Flowers" twice in the next 8 months. (See the My Teaching Schedule tab, above.)  This has given me wonderful motivation to create a new piece, to be used as my
Close to My Heart is having a 24 hour flash sale!Ends today at 4 pm Central Time! Just a few hours left...Up to 50% off! Don't delay because it's a "while supplies last" situation and we've already sold out of one of the Cricut cartridges!https://joy