“Tis the Season to be Merry & Bright!

I’m sure I can speak for all of us card makers when I say I wish we could make and give Christmas Cards all year long!  There’s just something special and making, giving, and receiving a homemade card.  If you’re   Read More »

Quick & Easy Neighbor Gifts

GiftBags

At my workshop this weekend, we will be making these quick and easy Neighbor gifts.   These cute little Gift Bags are found in the Close To My Heart Holidays From the Heart Guide and are affordable to buy and   Read More »

Holiday Guide Sweet Heart Card Exchange

HGG Card Exchange

I love to exchange cards with my Close To My Heart Sweet Heart’s Team!  We have some of the most talented consultants in the company!  I loved playing with the new papers and products from the Holiday Gift Guide.  I made   Read More »

Spooktacular Luminaries!

Lyndsi Jar Luminaries

My daughter, Lyndsi was visiting and made these fun Luminaries at a Girls Night activity with my mom and her girls.  My sister Wendi put this activity together for everyone with some miscellaneous jars (glass or plastic works just fine),   Read More »

CTMH Album Retreat ~ Happy Day

Finished Places LO

Here is my latest installment from the beautiful Layouts I had the privilege of redesigning and teaching at the 2013 CTMH Album Retreat.  This was by far the biggest challenge since the CTMH Cricut Artbooking Overlay was the most complicated   Read More »

CTMH Album Retreat ~ Sweet Life

Finsihed Sweet Life

I had the great honor of being asked to adapt several of the Lay Outs used at the fabulous Close To My Heart Fall 2013 Album Retreat and to teach some concepts on how to create wonderful projects while saving   Read More »

CTMH Album Retreat ~ Real Life Story

I had the great honor of being asked to adapt several of the Lay Outs used at the fabulous Close To My Heart Fall 2013 Album Retreat and to teach some concepts on how to create wonderful projects while saving   Read More »

Holiday Guide Blog Hop

Welcome to My Sweet Studio for this amazing Holiday Gift Guide Blog Hop – I’m honored to play with such talented CTMH artists!  A big THANKS to my darling friend, Dana Kessler, for inviting me to participate with such an   Read More »

Trick Or Treat

Halloween 13 Bat Candy

We made these fun treats at my October Workshops.  They are so quick and easy to make.  The one on the left is actually a card cut from the Artiste Cartridge and the words from Artbooking.  When you set the   Read More »

Mini Halloween Flip Book

Cover Halloween mini

We had a blast making this fun Halloween Mini Album at our October Workshops!  All images are from the CTMH Artbooking Cartridge – which makes it so simple to make. Here’s a look at the individual pages.  Take note of   Read More »