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Monday, April 15, 2013

Cross Canada Blog Hop - April is Home Decor!

Welcome to our April Blog Hop featuring a Home Decor project of our choosing.

I am showcasing Close to My Heart's Display Tray that is only $19.95 and can be found on Page 125 of the current Spring/Summer 2013 Idea Book!

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 S. at If you came from Chantal of It's a Hoot Papercrafts then you are in the right place!

I used the following Close to My Heart products to create this beautiful display tray:
Display Tray - Z1750 - $19.95
Chantilly Paper Packet - X7163B - $9.95
Hollyhock Zipper Lace - Z1826 - $3.95
Cricut Artiste Collection - Z1790 - $99
2" Scallop Circle Punch - Z1392 - $14.95
Slate Satin Polka Dot Ribbon - Z1802 - $4.95
Keyboard Kraft Alphabet - Z1825 - $4.95
Silver Shimmer Trim - Z1799 - $4.95
Slate Polka Dot Washi Tape - Z1817 - $4.95
Sparkles - Clear Flourishes Small - Z1812 - $4.95
Black Assortment Buttons - Z1821 - $5.95
Sparkles - Clear Assortment - Z1752 - $2.95

Your next stop on the Cross Canada Hop is Pam of P-Inks.
 If you get lost along the way, you can head to 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 create your own projects using some of the designs and paper seen along the way. Join us again in May when we will be featuring some Canvas projects.

Enjoy our Blog Hop!
Nancy K.

Sunday, April 14, 2013

Chantilly Workshop and Open Crop - Saturday, May 11, 2013

You are invited to my Chantilly Workshop and Open Crop on May 11th at the Southern Alberta Baptist Seminary in Cochrane from 9 am - 7 pm! To register, please email me. If you are an active consultant and are bringing one of your own WOTG's the cost is only $5. To keep the cost low, no meals are included. The cost for customers is $40 and includes their choice of the Chantilly Scrapbooking WOTG or the Chantilly Cardmaking WOTG. It's a great time to meet and socialize with fellow consultants. Feel free to bring a friend! There are limited spaces so register early! Hope to see you there! Nancy K.

Join My Hearts of the West Team in April and Receive 4 Stamp of the Months!

Sunday, April 7, 2013

Close to My Heart Buzz and Bumble Artwork

Hi all!

I was busy today creating artwork in my scrapbook loft! It was great to get my creative juices flowing! Tonight I am going to share my Buzz and Bumble Artwork - enjoy! If you are interested in purchasing the items to make any of these please visit my website at or email or call me to place your order! Or join this month and get your products at a discount!

Items used to create the Kraft Container:

Z1833 - My Creations Kraft Container
X7164B - Buzz and Bumble Paper Packet
G1054 - Stamp Set from the Buzz and Bumble Workshops on the Go Kit
Z2191 - Sunset Ink Pad
1771 - Waterbrush
Z280 - Natural Hemp
Z1816 - Durables Artisan Studs
Z1753 - Sparkles - Brown & Tan
Z1831 - Buzz and Bumble Assortment

Items to create the Layouts:

G1054 - Buzz and Bumble Workshops on the Go Kit
X7164C - Buzz and Bumble My Stickease Assortment
Z1837 - Wooden Mini-Medley Accents Collections
Z1830 - Glitter Paper - Brown & Tan

Join my blog and I will be drawing a name from members on Friday, April 12th for 2 stamp sets!

Have a fantastic evening!
Nancy K.

Tuesday, April 2, 2013

Join Close to My Heart in April and Get 4 Stamp Sets FREE!

Hi all!

April is a fantastic time to join Close to My Heart and my Hearts of the West team! When you join for only $49, you will receive your Consultant Kit AND you will also receive 4 Stamp of the Month sets for FREE! They are valued at $71.80! Join today - it's easy! Just visit my website at

Have a fabulous evening!
Nancy K.

Monday, April 1, 2013

Quote by A. A. Milne

Hi everyone!

I love adding quotes to my scrapbook pages or cards - do you? Here is one I came across today:

"Promise me you'll always remember: You're braver than you believe, and stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think." A. A. Milne