Monday, July 6, 2015

Happy Everything Operation Smile Stamp Set Blog Hop

Welcome to our special edition Blog Hop featuring the Operation Smile Stamp Set "Happy Everything" from our Seasonal Expressions 2 catalog!  

Close To My Heart is partnered with Operation Smile®, an organization that provides free, life-changing surgery that repairs smiles and reshapes lives, one child at a time.

If you have come here from Michelle'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 34 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!

Simple Cards

I created three simple cards to showcase the Happy Everything stamp set.  Sometimes less is best, these cards can be easily mass produced in a short amount of time.  I used an assortment of Whimsy Fundamentals paper to complement the stamp set.

Card No. 1

Card No. 2

Card No. 3

Tools: Trimmer, Scissors, Acrylic Blocks

Stamps: Happy Everything (D1653)

CTMH Products Used:

  • Whimsy Fundamentals Paper 
  • White Daisy Cardstock
  • Black Cardstock
  • Black In Pad
  • Smoothie Ink Pad
  • Honey Ink Pad
  • Pear Ink Pad
  • White Shimmer Trim
  • Topiary Mini Chevron Ribbon
  • 3-D Foam Tape
  • Liquid Glass 
Other Products Used:
  • Copic Markers (V17, V20, Y11, Y13, R20 & R81)
  • Wink of Stella Clear Glitter Brush Marker

Card Base - 4.25" X 8.5
Layer 1 - 4" X 5.25
Layer (except for card no. 1) 3.75" X 5"
Layers are 1/4" in size increments

Now "Hop" on over to Paige'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 Happy Everything Stamp Set is only available until August 31st, 2015! Contact your CTMH Consultant (or click here) to order your Close To My Heart products.

To learn more about Operation Smile visit

Happy Crafting!

Angela White



  1. Love your cards. I think the pink one is my fav.

  2. Super idea, fun and simple! I like how you showcased the Whimsy papers with this stamp set

  3. Love the cards using the fundamental papers.

  4. The paper fundamentals really add a punch to your cards.