Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Stargazer Scrapbooking Workshop

Are you star struck like me from the Stargazer paper collection from Close to My Heart? I have been waiting to play with this one!! And I think it turned out super cute!! Maybe even out of this world! wink 😉 But seriously the colors are beautiful and rich and I LOVE the way the workshop came together! There are so many fun things that this workshop can be used to feature, a birthday party, a fun day at an amusement park and so much more! 

Now let's take a look at the workshop.....



They are so fun!! I love the space theme to this collection! Love to look at the stars on a nice clear night at the lake.


This workshop will create (12) 12x12 scrapbook pages. 


All you need to do is gather the supplies on the list, cut the paper according to the cutting guide and in very short time you will have a bunch of pages that just need photos.  



 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 a look at the supply list for Stargazer Scrapbooking workshop-
  •          Stargazer Paper Packet X7229B $9.95USD/$12.75CAD
  •          Stargazer Complements X7229C $6.95USD/$9.00CAD
  •          Stargazer Dots Z4143 $3.95USD/$5.00CAD
  •          Whisper Twine Z3095 $3.95USD/$5.00CAD
  •          Red Shimmer Trim Z1848 $4.95USD/$6.50CAD
  •          (6) Poppy Cardstock (24) X5963 $14.50USD/$18.50CAD
  •          (12) Pewter Cardstock (24) Z5954 $14.50USD/$18.50CAD
  •       (1) Silver Foil Paper (3) Z3366 $6.95USD/$9.00CAD



This is what is included in the Stargazer 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




    Monday, February 5, 2018

    Make Waves Cardmaking Workshop

    Are you ready to Make some more Waves? It is time to release my Make Waves Cardmaking Workshop. When I first started this one I had no idea where I was going to go with it. So when that happens sometimes it takes going back to an oldie but goody!! Technique that is...once I picked a stamping technique then the rest just came together. 


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


    The stamped images have a tie dye, underwater kind of appearance to them.


    The full card workshop creates: 24 cards (2) of 12 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-



















    Here is the supply list for the Make Waves Card Workshop-


    (This is the list for the 24-card kit) 


    • (1/2) Make Waves Paper Packet X7227B 
    • (2) Black Cardstock 1386 
    • (1) White Daisy Cardstock (24) 1385  
    • (1) Whisper Twine Z3095  
    • (2) Make Waves Sequins & Gems Z4142 
    • (24) 4.25 x 5.5 White Cards & Envelopes Value Pack X254

    Additional supplies used - 

    • Make Waves- Cardmaking C1710  or Make Waves Cardmaking Stamp & Thin Cuts Z4160 
    • Black Ink Pad Z2805
    • Re-inker, these are the colours that I used: Bashful Re-inker Z2719, Thistle Re-inker Z2740 and Lagoon Re-inker Z2295,  or you can use co-ordinating ink pad Lagoon Ink Z2895, Pansy Ink Z2804 and Bashful Ink Z2819 
    • Alcohol-free baby wipes  
    • Various My Acrylix Blocks 
    • Heather Ink Z2826 
     and Sponge Z697 
     if you wish to distress (only my White Daisy pieces are distressed) 
    • Shimmer Brush-Clear Z3293  or Shimmer BrushBashful Z3400
    • 3-D Foam Tape Z1151 or Thin 3-D Foam Tape Z2060
    • All-Purpose Mat Z2045


    This is what is included in the Make Waves 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


      Thursday, February 1, 2018

      New Stamp of the Month Make N Takes

      I couldn't help myself..... I had to create a few fun things with this months Stamp of the Month- S1802 Sunny Thoughts. So once my brain starts going them I wanted to try something new. I am going to call it my SOTM Make N Takes...how original right? LOL! 

      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. 

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


      There is a sweet desk calendar and two cards. This stamp set has so many possibilities make sure to get yours today!! 





      During the month of February there are so many great promotions available on my website- we are celebrating pink all month long with the Pretty in Pink special! During February, can celebrate what matters most with a select group of pink and gold items available at 25% off the retail price and three exclusive product bundles available at 30% off the retail price. These bundles include the Bashful — Colour of the Year bundle and two bundles with supplies to make the Butterfly Mobile Papercrafting Project.



      I am so excited to share my Make N' Takes with you!!

      Tuesday, January 23, 2018

      Make Waves Scrapbooking Workshop

      Here we go with a little under water magic! The whole Make Waves collection has a bright and magical feeling to it! It was fun to play with the bright colors after the muted palette of Chelsea Gardens. This time I decided to use black cardstock as the background to help play up the bright cheery colors. 

      Here let's take a look at how it turned out......





      This workshop will create (12) 12x12 scrapbook pages. 


      All you need to do is gather the supplies on the list, cut the paper according to the cutting guide and in very short time you will have a bunch of pages that just need photos.  



       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 a look at the supply list for Make Waves Scrapbooking workshop-
      •  Make Waves Paper Packet X7227B $9.95USD/$12.75CAD
      •  Make Waves Complements X7227C $6.95USD/$9.00CAD
      •  Make Waves Sequins & Gems Z4142 $3.95USD/$5.00CAD
      •  Make Waves Shimmer Trim Z4146 $4.95USD/$6.50CAD
      • (6) Lagoon Cardstock (24) X5957 $14.50USD/$18.50CAD
      • (12) Black Cardstock (24) 1386 $14.50USD/$18.50CAD
      •   Bitty Sparkles Z1263 Z1263 $2.95USD/$3.75CAD
      •  White & Gold Twine Z4014 $2.95USD/$3.75CAD

      This is what is included in the Make Waves 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


        Saturday, January 13, 2018

        Adventure Fundamental Cardmaking Workshop

        As some of you know I have been working my way through the Fundamental Collections in my Fundamental Workshop Series...so next up is my Adventure Cardmaking Workshop, and I decided to feature the We Belong Together stamp set to create some super duper cute Valentine's Day cards. But just because the cards have a Valentine's Day sentiment don't look past them, the sentiment spot can easily be switched out for anything that you have on hand or have a use for at the moment. 


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



        The full card workshop creates: 24 cards (2) of 12 designs.


        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.

        Let's take a look inside....














        They turned out so so very cute!



        Here is the supply list for the Adventure Fundamental Card Workshop: 

        This list creates (2) of 12 designs for 24 cards
        • (1/2) Adventure Fundamental Paper Pack Z3351 $19.95USD/$25.50CAD
        •  (1) White Daisy Cardstock (24) 1385 $9.50USD/$12.25CAD
        •  (1) Enamel Gems Red Z3090 $4.95USD/ $6.50CAD
        • (1) Clear Sparkles Z3274 $2.95USD/ $3.75CAD
        • (1) White & Gold Twine Z4014 $2.95ASD/ $3.75CAD
        •  (24) 4.25 x 5.5 White Cards & Envelopes Value Pack X254 (50) $14.95USD/$19.00CAD
        • Pick one of the great ways we have available to color the images, I used the ShinHan Twin Touch Marker but you can also use Watercolor Paints or the Watercolor Pencils, all are a great choice. 

        This is what is included in the Adventure Fundamental 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

          Friday, January 12, 2018

          Adventure Fundamental Scrapbooking Workshop

          It is time to release the third workshop in my New Fundamental Workshop Series, here is Adventure. I know that it is hard to pick a Fundamental collection to love the most, but this one might be mine!! I loved playing with the paper, and embellishments to create this workshop. 



          Let's take a look at how the workshop came together......



          This workshop creates: (12) 12 x 12 scrapbook page

          I decided for this workshop to let the papers shine on a White Daisy background!

          Here is a look at the Adventure Fundamental Scrapbooking Workshop supply list:

          •        (1/2) Adventure Fundamental Paper Pack Z3351 $19.95USD/$25.50CAD
          •         Happy Moments Z3355 $6.95USD/$9.00CAD
          •          (17) White Daisy Cardstock (24) 1385 $9.50USD/$12.25CAD- these are all photo placeholders, if you prefer to not use you will only require (13) White Daisy Cardstock for the journal spots
          •          (6) Black Cardstock 1386 $14.50USD/$18.50CAD
          •          White Pearls Z3370 $3.95USD/$5.00CAD
          •          Gold Glitter Gems Z3312 $4.95USD/$6.50CAD
          •         Whisper Thick Twine Z3095 $3.95USD/$5.00CAD
          •         White Shimmer Trim Z3024 $4.95USD/$6.50CAD




          This is what is included in the Adventure Fundamental Workshop files:

          • A cover page with photo of the complete workshop
          • A complete cutting guide
          • Individual card photos
          • A tip and hints worksheet
          • And a consultant release 
          • Social Media Badge