Wednesday, May 6, 2015

National Scrapbooking Month Blog Hop

Welcome to our special edition Blog Hop featuring the new products from our Seasonal Expressions 2 catalog!

If you have come here from Jean's Blog, you are on the right path! The blog hop is a great big circle, so you can start here and work your way all around.

If you get lost along the way, you’ll find the complete list of participating consultants on Melinda’s Blog

This month we have 37 Close To My Heart Consultants sharing their creations using the new products from the Seasonal Expressions I catalog and other great CTMH products on their blogs. This is simple to do - just click on the link at the end of the post on each blog to move to the next one! Here we go!


This (2) page scrapbook layout was inspired by layouts from Jeannette Lynton's Reflections Scrapbook Program.  Whenever I need some inspiration, this is my go to reference and I highly recommend them to everyone.
Page One

Page Two

Tools: Trimmer, Scissors, Cricut Machine, Acrylic Blocks and Craft Heater

Cricut Cartridge:  Close To My Heart Artbooking

Stamps: Taste of Summer Stamp Set

CTMH Products Used:

  • Taste of Summer Paper Packet
  • White Daisy Cardstock
  • Cotton Candy Cardstock
  • Black Pigment Ink
  • Smoothie Pigment Ink
  • Barn Red Pigment Ink
  • Ranger Superfine Clear Embossing Powder
  • 3-D Foam Tape (Z1151
  • Liquid Glass (Z679
Other Products Used:
  • Hemp Twine
  • Red Micro Glitter
  • Elizabeth Crafts 2.5" Clear Double Sided Adhesive Roll 
  • Uniball Signo White Gel Pen
Now "Hop" on over to Wendy's Blog to see her work! Be sure to visit all the Consultants at their Blogs to get some great crafting ideas and other fun ideas!

Remember, the Taste of Summer Paper Packet and Stamp Sets are only available until May 31st, 2015! Contact your CTMH Consultant (or click here) to order your Close To My Heart products.

Happy Crafting!



  1. So cute - love what you did with the twine!

  2. Lovely layout, I'm sure it will be Cherished!

  3. What a great layout! Love the strawberry paper!

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    1. had trouble posting it repeated the same. oops!

    2. oooohh!!! so pretty!! Love the added touch of twine!

  5. Great layout and I agree...the How-To Books are perfect for inspiration!

  6. Greet berry hued layouts, almost good enough to eat!

  7. Beautiful layout. I love the stamping and doodling.