Sunday, September 6, 2015

National Stamping Month Blog Hop

Welcome to our special edition Blog Hop featuring the National Stamping Month Hello Life Stamp Sets from Close To My Heart.  There are three different stamp sets to choose from tailored for cardmaking, pocket scrapbooking and traditional scrapbooking.

If you have come here from Paige'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 40 Close To My Heart Consultants sharing their creations using the Hello Life Stamp Sets 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!

"Hello Friend"

I am using the Card Making Hello Life Stamp Set. I love that there are a variety of sentiments that can be combined to personalize each card. My card was inspired by Color My Heart Color Dare Challenge#158. The colors are Cotton Candy, Hollyhock and White Daisy.

Card Front

Card Inside

Tools: Trimmer, Scissors and Mounting Blocks

CTMH Products Used:
  • Cotton Candy Cardstock
  • Hollyhock Cardstock
  • White Daisy Cardstock
  • Cotton Candy Ink Pad
  • Hollyhock Ink Pad
  • Silver Foil Tape
  • 3-D Foam Tape 
  • Tape Runner
  • Card Base - 4.25" X 11 (White Daisy)
  • Card Front Layer A - 4" X 5.25" (Hollyhock)
  • Card Front Layer B - 2.75" X 4" (Cotton Candy)
  • Card Front Layer C - 2.50" X 3.75" (White Daisy)
  • Card Inside Strip - .50" X 4.25" (White Daisy)
Now "Hop" on over to Lela'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!  The Artistry Cricut Collection is now available for $99, contact your CTMH Consultant (or click here) to order your Close To My Heart products.

Happy Crafting!



  1. Love the pinks with the pop of black!

  2. My granddaughter's favorite color is pink. She would love this card.

  3. Really like the stamped background- I was playing with this idea in my mind but yours has turned out fabulously!

  4. Great card and I love your colors!

  5. Love where is this created using one colour pallet, which means it will look great in all colours....thanks for the inspiration.

  6. I love your monochromatic card. The foil is a nice accent.

  7. Pretty card, inside and out! Thanks for sharing it with us at the Color Dare!
    :) Marie

  8. Very pretty card. All the textures are lovely. Thanks for joining us at Color My Heart.

  9. What a fun card! Love the stars in the background. Thank you for inspiring us at Color My Heart Challenge Blog.

  10. Nice use of the new stamp set, Angela. I love all the stars. Thanks for joining the Color Dare.