Monday, April 16, 2018

Postcard Perfect Workshop

These wonderful products will be available to customers on my website as of May 1st but let's get the pre-orders going!!

It is one of the most wonderful times of the year...National Scrapbooking Month. May is a time to celebrate one of my favorite things...scrapbooking. Close to My Heart is celebrating National Scrapbooking month with the release of a wonderful collection called, Postcard Perfect. I can tell you that you are absolutely going to love this collection! 

There are a few different elements to this collection, a paper pack, a Cut Above Kit, a stamp set and a bundle to get it all at a savings. 

I decide to have some fun with this product and created an interactive Flip Flap workshop. I love the way it turned out. Let's take a look...




The workshop creates (5) double pages layouts or (10) 12 x 12 layouts, or (2) double page spreads plus the interactive Flip Flap pages.



 If you are interested in creating this workshop for yourself or with your customers there are a few ways you can do that. 

The files will be sent to you once you have placed a qualifying purchase of the $35 or more on my website at www.chrisrobertson.ctmh.com. (If you are in Canada.)


 If you are not in Canada but would like to purchase the files for this kit simply send me an email or use the Paypal option at the end of the post. The files are $12USD. Please note all files are sent electronically by email once I have notification from PayPal. The files will all arrive within 24 hours (just do to many time zones) but never more than 24 hours. If you have not received an email within this time frame please send me a quick email at crbb@mts.net 




Here is a look at the supply list for the Postcard Perfect Flip Flap Workshop-

• Postcard Perfect Paper Packet CC5181 $14.95USD/$19.00CAD 
• Postcard Perfect Coordinating Cardstock CC5183 $9.95USD/$12.75CAD 
• (4) Flip Flap Memory Protectors (12) Z3268 $7.95USD/$10.25CAD
• (3) Black Cardstock (24) 1386 $14.50USD/$18.50CAD 
• White Glitter Trim Z3024 $4.95USD/$6.50CAD 
• Gold Glitter Gems Z3312 $4.95USD/$6.50CAD 




This is what is included in the Postcard Perfect Flip Flap Scrapbooking Workshop files:

  • A cover page with photo of the complete workshop
  • A complete cutting guide
  • Individual large overall and detail layout pictures
  • Instructions on how to assemble the Flip Flap pages
  • A tip and hints worksheet
  • And a consultant release 
  • Social Media Badge 


    As an added bonus anyone that joins my team has access to all my workshop files to use as a business tool to help grow their own business!! What are you waiting for? Feel free to email me if you have any questions.

    Enjoy! Chris



    Wednesday, April 4, 2018

    Summertime PML Workshop

    This was always on my list of workshops that I wanted to create during the period that the Seasonal Expressions 1 Idea Book was available. I was just not sure if I would have enough time to finish but I am happy to say...I did! Oh and it is so cute. Who doesn't have tons and tons of summer pictures? This is the first workshop that I have done in a long time that has Cricut cut so that was nice for a change! There are tons of places to add photos as always, because it is all about the photos! Let's take a look........




    This workshop creates (10) 12 x 12 scrapbook pages 


    You will require the You Are Here Collection (physical cartridge) Z3389 or the You Are Here Digital Collection (no physical cartridge) Z3387 plus Cricut Basic shapes (which is part of Design Space)



     If you are interested in creating this workshop for yourself or with your customers there are a few ways you can do that. 

    The files will be sent to you once you have placed a qualifying purchase of the $35 or more on my website at www.chrisrobertson.ctmh.com. (If you are in Canada.)

     If you are not in Canada but would like to purchase the files for this kit simply send me an email or use the Paypal option at the end of the post. The files are $12USD. Please note all files are sent electronically by email once I have notification from PayPal. The files will all arrive within 24 hours (just do to many time zones) but never more than 24 hours. If you have not received an email within this time frame please send me a quick email at crbb@mts.net 


    Here is the supply list for the Summertime PML workshop-
    •          Picture My Life Summertime Z4148 $5.95USD/$7.75CAD
    •          Stargazer Coordinating Cardstock X7229D $9.95USD/$12.75CAD
    •          (10) White Daisy Cardstock (24) 1385 $9.50USD/$12.25CAD
    •          (3) Black Cardstock (24) Z5954 $14.50USD/$18.50CAD
    •         Silver Shimmer Trim Z1799 $4.95USD/$6.50CAD
    •          Whisper Extra Thick Twine Z3095 $3.95USD/$5.00CAD
    •          Black & White Dots Z3314 $3.95USD/$5.00CAD
    •          You Are Here Cricut Cartridge Z3389 or Z3387 


    This is what is included in the Summertime PML  Scrapbooking Workshop files:

    • A cover page with photo of the complete workshop
    • A complete cutting guide
    • Individual large overall and detail layout pictures
    • A tip and hints worksheet
    • And a consultant release 
    • Social Media Badge 


      As an added bonus anyone that joins my team has access to all my workshop files to use as a business tool to help grow their own business!! What are you waiting for? Feel free to email me if you have any questions.

      Enjoy! Chris



      Wednesday, March 28, 2018

      Gimme Some Sugar Cardmaking Workshop

      It is time to take a look at the last cardmaking workshop using the products for the Seasonal Expressions 1 Idea Book. Let's take a look at my Gimme Some Sugar Cardmaking Workshop. I might be a good old Canadian girl but I decided it was the time to show my sassy side ;) and it is reflected in my Gimme Some Sugar cardmaking workshop! I love the way that it turned out!




      The full card workshop creates: 20 cards (2) of 10 design


       If you are interested in creating this workshop for yourself or with your customers there are a few ways you can do that. 

      The files will be sent to you once you have placed a qualifying purchase of the $35 or more on my website at www.chrisrobertson.ctmh.com. (If you are in Canada.)


       If you are not in Canada but would like to purchase the files for this kit simply send me an email or use the Paypal option at the end of the post. The files are $12USD. Please note all files are sent electronically by email once I have notification from PayPal. The files will all arrive within 24 hours (just do to many time zones) but never more than 24 hours. If you have not received an email within this time frame please send me a quick email at crbb@mts.net 



      The supply list for Gimme Some Sugar Cardmaking Workshop:
      (This is the list for the 20-card kit)

      • (1/2) Gimme Some Sugar Paper Packet X7228B $9.95USD/$12.75CAD
      • (1) Bashful Cardstock X5941 $14.50USD/$18.50CAD
      • (1) Peacock Cardstock X5958 $14.50USD/$18.50CAD
      • (2) White Daisy Cardstock (24) 1385 $9.50USD/$12.25CAD
      • (1) Peacock-Stitched Ribbon Z4144 $4.95USD/$6.50CAD
      • (1) Gimme Some Sugar Cork Shapes $3.95USD/$5.00CAD
      • (20) 4.25 x 5.5 White Cards & Envelopes Value Pack X254 (50) $14.95USD/$19.00CAD


      Additional supplies used -
      •          Southern Sass C1687 $13.95USD/$17.75
      •         Peacock Ink Pad Z2849 $7.95USD/$10.25CAD
      •          Various My Acrylix Blocks






      This is what is included in the Gimme Some Sugar Card Workshop files:


      • A cover page with photo of the complete workshop
      • A complete cutting guide
      • A Card Reference Page with large easy to follow photos 
      • A tip and hints worksheet
      • And a consultant release 
      • Social Media Badge 


        As an added bonus anyone that joins my team has access to all my workshop files to use as a business tool to help grow their own business!! What are you waiting for? Feel free to email me if you have any questions.

        Enjoy! Chris


        Monday, March 19, 2018

        Gimme Some Sugar Scrapbooking Workshop

        Here is a short but sweet ;) look at my Gimme Some Sugar Scrapbooking Workshop!









        Enjoy! Chris

        Tuesday, March 13, 2018

        Gimme Some Sugar Scrapbooking Workshop

        It is so hard to believe that it is time to share the last collection from the Seasonal Expressions 1 Idea Book...but it is time for Gimme Some Sugar. I knew right away when I saw this collection in the Idea Book I was going to love to work with the products. It did not disappoint...and I had to throw in a few extras just for fun. I love the contrast of the soft muted feeling of Gimme Some Sugar on the black background with the gold accents.

        Let's take a look at the workshop...



         If you are interested in creating this workshop for yourself or with your customers there are a few ways you can do that. 

        The files will be sent to you once you have placed a qualifying purchase of the $35 or more on my website at www.chrisrobertson.ctmh.com. (If you are in Canada.)

         If you are not in Canada but would like to purchase the files for this kit simply send me an email or use the Paypal option at the end of the post. The files are $12USD. Please note all files are sent electronically by email once I have notification from PayPal. The files will all arrive within 24 hours (just do to many time zones) but never more than 24 hours. If you have not received an email within this time frame please send me a quick email at crbb@mts.net 

        Let's take a closer look-







        Here is the supply list for the Gimme Some Sugar Scrapbook workshop-


        • Gimme Some Sugar Paper Packet X7228B  
        • Gimme Some Sugar Complements X7228C  
        • Gimme Some Sugar Cork Shapes Z4153  
        • PML Be-YOU-tiful cards Z4149 
        • White & Gold Twine Z4014 
        • Gold Shimmer Trim Z1985 
        • (6) Peacock Cardstock (24) 1386  
        • (12) Black Cardstock (24) Z5954 

        This is what is included in the Gimme Some Sugar Scrapbooking Workshop files:

        • A cover page with photo of the complete workshop
        • A complete cutting guide
        • Individual large overall and detail layout pictures
        • A tip and hints worksheet
        • And a consultant release 
        • Social Media Badge 


          As an added bonus anyone that joins my team has access to all my workshop files to use as a business tool to help grow their own business!! What are you waiting for? Feel free to email me if you have any questions.

          Enjoy! Chris





          Friday, March 2, 2018

          Stargazer Card Workshop

          I love, love, love the Stargazer paper collection from Close to My Heart. Right away as soon as I saw it I knew that it would be so fun to work with. I was absolutely correct. I love the way that the scrapbooking workshop turned out, here. As soon as I was finished with that workshop I knew I would have some fun playing with it and creating a card kit.

          This is a super cute workshop and I am so happy with how it turned out.


          The full card workshop creates: 20 cards (2) of 10 design


           If you are interested in creating this workshop for yourself or with your customers there are a few ways you can do that. 

          The files will be sent to you once you have placed a qualifying purchase of the $35 or more on my website at www.chrisrobertson.ctmh.com. (If you are in Canada.)

           If you are not in Canada but would like to purchase the files for this kit simply send me an email or use the Paypal option at the end of the post. The files are $12USD. Please note all files are sent electronically by email once I have notification from PayPal. The files will all arrive within 24 hours (just do to many time zones) but never more than 24 hours. If you have not received an email within this time frame please send me a quick email at crbb@mts.net 

          Let's take a closer look-











          The supply list for the Stargazer Card Workshop-

          • (1/2) Stargazer Paper Packet X7229B 
          • (2) White Daisy Cardstock (24) 1385 
          •  (1) White & Gold Twine Z4014 
          •  (1) Red Gems Z3090 
          • (20) 4.25 x 5.5 White Cards & Envelopes Value Pack X254  

           Additional Supply:
          • Stargazer- Cardmaking C1704  or Stargazer Cardmaking Stamp & Thin Cuts Z4157 
          • Thin Cuts-Basic Circles Z3317 
          • Memento Ink Pad Z899 
          • Inks, these are the colours that I used: Canary Z2843, Ruby Z270, Sapphire Z2848 and Heather Z2826
          • ShinHan Touch Twin Markers, these are the colours I used: Colorless Blender Z2469, Black Z2446, Warm Grey 7 Z2468, Warm Grey 4 Z2467, Marine Blue Z2458, Barely Beige Z2445, Carmine Z2448, Golden Yellow Z2452
          •  Various My Acrylix Blocks
          • (2) scrap pieces of flip flap or page protector, approximately 3”x3” each
          • Sequins or Gems to fill the shaker piece  
          • 3-D Foam Tape Z1151  or Thin 3-D Foam Tape Z2060 



          This is what is included in the Stargazer Card Workshop files:


          • A cover page with photo of the complete workshop
          • A complete cutting guide
          • A Card Reference Page with large easy to follow photos and step by step directions
          • A tip and hints worksheet
          • And a consultant release 
          • Social Media Badge 


            As an added bonus anyone that joins my team has access to all my workshop files to use as a business tool to help grow their own business!! What are you waiting for? Feel free to email me if you have any questions.

            Enjoy! Chris


            Thursday, March 1, 2018

            March Make N' Take

            I am happy to say that everyone seemed to love the Make N' Takes last month so I thought we would do it again this month. The Stamp of the Month for March is called Birthday Time S1803. It is such a great stamp set and can be used in so many different ways! The Stamp of the Month is such a great deal and if you add it to your cart this month from my shopping website. I will mail you a set of Make N' Takes for you to create in your own home! Plus the directions to use them over and over again.



            Here is a look at what I created with this months Stamp of the Month.


            The is a 3 piece set 2 cards and a gift card box.

            Each month you can purchase a new D-size stamp set, available for one month only, for just $6. When you place an order of $50 or more in Close To My Heart products, you qualify for this special Stamp of the Month pricing. If you add the February Stamp of the Month to your cart from my shopping website- HERE , I will send you the three Make N' Takes that I have created as well you will receive an email with the recipes to re-create the project with supplies that you might have on hand. 

            The special from Close to My Heart is called Die-namite!! Get it! ;) Thin Cuts dies are on sale all month! Save 25% on a wide selection of Thin Cuts dies and 30% on select Thin Cuts bundles! Thin Cuts are an easy way to add shapes, titles, and sentiments to any project — no scissors required!



            There are individual Thin Cuts and bundles!! So many great deals.
            Shop- HERE

            One more thing I wanted to talk to you about is have you ever thought about joining the Close to My Heart family? There are so many reasons to join Close to My Heart if you ever have any questions please don't hesitating to ask. There is a join my team tab at the top of my blog where there are FAQ's. 


            This is the kit until March 31st.

            Enjoy! Chris