Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Shades of Blue

At Color My Heart
Blue is an universal favorite color for men and women.The colors of 
blue are trustworthy, friendly and peaceful.It seemed that the colors 
at Color My Heart were just right to use for cards made with the 
Stronger Together stamp set. This stamp set supports relief for the
 hurricane victims with donations to the Red Cross. Hope you 
can participate in this worth while effort.
Colors at Color My Heart

I used Hearts and Butterflies to embellish the cards:
Hearts for love and Butterflies symbolizing new life.
Use these colors to make your special collection of
encouragement cards.
CTMH Supplies:
Fundamentals: Adventure
Cardstock: White Daisy, Crystal Blue, Pacifica, Sapphire
Stamps: Stronger Together
Ink: Black, Crystal Blue, Pacifica
Embellishments: Black & White Dots

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Fall Colors

At Color My Heart
Nothing says Fall like pumpkins and leaves. To make fall colored leaves ink your
 stamp in Saffron and rock & roll in Fern on one side and Pomegranate on the other side.

Use these fun Fall colors from Color My Heart 
for all your Fall projects.
CTMH Supplies:
B&T Duos: Falling For You
Cardstock: Toffee, White Daisy
Stamps: Falling For You, Retired: Autumn Wishes, Jubilation 
Ink: Espresso, Saffron, Pomegranate, Fern
Embellishments: Gold Pearls. Burlap Twine

Wednesday, October 4, 2017

Color Dare # 262

Cats and Bats
It's not too late to make a Halloween card with
the Cats & Bats paper pack to share with someone special.
Color My Heart has the last challenge with this
paper pack. So...hurry and share your Halloween creation.
CTMH Supplies:
B&T Duos: Cats & Bats
Cardstock: White Daisy
Stamps: Cats & Bats
Ink: Black
Embellishments: Cats & Bats Dots

Friday, September 29, 2017

Sharing My Gratitude Pumpkin

With Three Amigos 
To make a patch work pumpkin cut out the pumpkin using
the You Are Here Cricut cartridge page 21 in the booklet.
Cover the pumpkin with scraps of Falling for You papers.
Add some leaves and a sentiment and mount on a background.
CTMH Supplies:
B&T Duos: Falling for You
Cardstock: Goldrush, Fern, Toffee
Stamps: Feel So Blessed
Ink: Espresso, Fern
Thin Cuts: Leaf, Falling For You
Embellishments: White Burlap ribbon

Wednesday, September 27, 2017

It's All About the Hearts

There's a new gang hangin' at Close to My Heart. Punny Pals is all about creating smiles.
Smiles with the fun critters and smiles for Operation Smile with a donation of $7.00
with each purchase of the Punny Pals stamp set. Lots more smiles coming in October!

It just seemed right to make some Punny Pal cards with the colors
Heart 2 Heart. For my Color My Heart colors I used Almond
B&T from Basics Fundamentals, Toffee CS, Nutmeg ink, and the
yellows in the Whimsy Fundamentals. I colored the critters with
Mad About Markers Clay, Mahogany, Yellow. and the blender marker.
CTMH Supplies:
Fundamentals: Whimsy, Basics
Cardstock: White Daisy, Toffee
Stamps: Punny Pals
Ink: Nutmeg
Other: Ribbon from stash

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

A Color Dare Challenge Collection

Borders From the Heart
Using the colors from Color My Heart and the National
Stamping Month  stamp set to make some stamped border cards.

Side Border
 B&T Paper Border
Scalloped Border
Grab your stamp set and these wonderful flower colors and
stamp yourself some borders to share at Color My Heart.
CTMH Supplies:
Fundamentals: Basics, Adventure
Cardstock: Charcoal, Raspberry, Willow, White Daisy
Stamps: From the Heart
Ink: Charcoal, Raspberry, Willow, Bashful

Saturday, September 16, 2017

It's All About the Hearts

Using a coordinating color in the negative space behind a cut out 
image gives dimension and texture to your project. Heart 2 Heart
 is having a negative space challenge challenge this month. 
Come join in the fun!
I used the sketch below from Atlantic Hearts to make the circle
my negative space to accent the sentiment and flowers.
Use this sketch to create your project to share at Atlantic Hearts.
PS. It only seemed appropriate to use the Happy Heart stamp set.
CTMH Supplies:
Fundamentals: Whimsy
Cardstock: Crystal Blue, Sweet Leaf, White Daisy
Stamps: Happy Heart
Ink: Crystal Blue, Sweet Leaf
Embellishments: Black & White Dots
Thin Cut: Heart Border

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

It's a Color Dare Collection

 With These Odd Colors And
 the stamp set from National Stamping Month From the Heart
These colors at Heart 2 Heart seemed to be a definite challenge until....
I found this picture on Haley's blog. These birds are gorgeous 
and inspirational with the colors
So....This card collection was created with the National Stamping Month 
stamp set  From the Heart.  ( I couldn't make just one).

Now it's your turn to show us what you can do with these colors
and share with us at Heart 2 Heart. Take the challenge!
CTMH Supplies:
Fundamentals: Basic, Enchantment
Cardstock: Peacock, Pebble, Toffee, White Daisy
Stamps: From the Heart (National Stamping Month set)
Ink: Toffee, Pomegranate, Sorbet, Canary, Peacock and Pebble

Tuesday, September 5, 2017

Halloween Colors

Are At Heart 2 Heart
These colors make fun Halloween projects.
I used them to make my Hershey bar wrap.

Heart 2 Heart has extended the time we have to play. We now have
2 weeks to create a project for each challenge. So, grab these
Halloween colors and create a special goody for a special someone
and share with us at Heart 2 Heart.
CTMH Supplies:
B&T Duos: Cats and Bats
Cardstock: White Daisy, Emerald, Pansy
Stamps:Cats & Bats
Ink: Black, Emerald
Embellishments: Cats & Bats, Dots

Thursday, August 31, 2017

Anything Goes.....

CTMH Style
CTMH brings out the style with the new Basic Fundamentals and
Basic Colors. My favorite new Black is Charcoal and my
favorite new White Daisy is Linen.
Be sure to play along at Heart 2 Heart with a new challenge each week!
CTMH Supplies:
Cardstock: Linen, Charcoal, Pebble, Pixie
Fundamentals: Basic
Stamps: Feel So Blessed
Ink: Pewter
Embellishments: Bashful Pearls
Thin Cut: Bow Border