Tuesday, December 31, 2013

My Design Team Projects for The Paper Forest Scrapbooking Store

Just wanted to share items that I made for The Paper Forest Scrapbooking store. It was nice to think about spring weather ahead.





Thursday, November 28, 2013

Black Friday Door Buster Deal!

 
 

 
 
 

Sale begins Friday, November 29th at 12:01 a.m. and ends Sunday, December 1st at 11:59 p.m.
This kind of deal only happens once a year so don't miss out!!! 
Please leave message or email and if I don't get back to you right away please understand
as I will be helping out my husband on Black Friday at Kohl's

Art Philosophy Collection ~ $80
Artiste Collection ~ $80
Artbooking Collection ~ $80
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**These Black Friday Specials are only good with Brenda Olson CTMH consultant.
***Orders must be emailed or called to me during the time of the sale.
Web site orders are regular price.
****Shipping and tax are not included in the price.



Wednesday, November 27, 2013

10 Days to Thanksgiving Day Sale!


Day 10 - LAST SPECIAL


12" X 12" Dark Chocolate My Legacy® Faux Leather Album

These beautiful, long-lasting albums are the perfect way to protect your precious memories. The leather-like look and luster offer the appearance of luxury at an affordable price. (Includes 5 clear Memory Protectors® and three 1/2" posts and screws.)

Regular Price: $24.95

Today's Special $19.95 plus shipping and handling - good thru 11/26 at midnight.

Tuesday, November 26, 2013

10 Days to Thanksgiving Day Sale!

Day 9

Make It From Your Heart® Volume 1


This softbound, affordable how-to publication features 16 two-page layout patterns, 2 single-page patterns, as well as 12 different card patterns. Inspired by Jeanette Lynton's Let Me Show You How® philosophy, the patterns are the same as those found in the Workshops on the Go® cardmaking and scrapbooking programs for 2012–2013. This publication highlights all-new artwork, technique ideas, and color palettes, conveniently bound in one volume for easy reference.

Regular Price: $7.95

Today's Special $6.00 plus shipping and handling - good thru 11/26 at midnight.


Monday, November 25, 2013

10 Days to Thanksgiving Day Sale!

Day 7 & 8 Special


Fabric Necklace Kit


 

 







PRODUCT DESCRIPTION

Use the fabric from the Sarita textiles and Base & Bling products in this kit to create your own beautifully embellished necklace!
1 – Sheet of Outdoor Denim/Twilight Dots fabric (from Sarita Textiles)
1 – Base & Bling Necklace
10 – Base & Bling Adhesive Dots; (4 sizes) (not shown)
5 – Base & Bling Adhesive Strips (not shown)
1 – Pack of selected Base & Bling Teal & Black Jewels
3 – Base & Bling Floral Accents (1 each of 3 sizes) 1 – Base & Bling Word Accent


Normally $14.95

Today's Special $11.95 plus shipping and handling - good thru 11/25 at midnight.


Base & Bling Cuff


 

 








PRODUCT DESCRIPTION

Oval wrist cuff with a 1¼" circle base, 2 3/8" × 1 7/8" with 1 1/8" opening, antique silver-look finish.

Normally $4.95

Today's Special $3.95 plus shipping and handling - good thru 11/25 at midnight. 


Saturday, November 23, 2013

10 Days to Thanksgiving Day Sale!

In the next 10 days you will be able to get some great discounted Close to my Heart products!
(offered through me only) Must order them on the day offered.

Here is day 6 special

Ornamental Cheer

 

 






PRODUCT DESCRIPTION

Set of 7
Recommended My Acrylix® Blocks:
1" × 3½" (Y1002), 2" × 2" (Y1003), 3" × 3" (Y1006)
Normally $17.95

Today's Special $13.95 plus shipping and handling - good thru 11/23 at midnight.


Order through me via email or phone.
(309) 208-3639
scrapbooksandbeyond@gmail.com

Friday, November 22, 2013

Retiring Items


The retired item list is up! These are first come first serve items so HURRY and order yours today!


10 Days to Thanksgiving Day Sale!


In the next 10 days you will be able to get some great discounted Close to my Heart products!
(offered through me only) Must order them on the day offered.

Here is day 4 & 5 specials:

I was unable to post yesterday's special. So today I have 2 specials for Day 4 & 5 of our 10 days to Thanksgiving Day Sale!

Holiday Cheer Stamp Set:







PRODUCT DESCRIPTION

Set of 8
Recommended My Acrylix® Blocks:
1" × 1" (Y1000), 2" × 2" (Y1003), 2" × 3½" (Y1009)

Normally $9.95

Today's Special $7.95  plus shipping and handling - good thru 11/22 at midnight. 


In the next 10 days you will be able to get some great discounted Close to my Heart products!
(offered through me only) Must order them on the day offered.

Season's Tweetings Gift Bags:










PRODUCT DESCRIPTION

6 printed cotton bags: 3 each of 2 designs, single drawstring, 7" × 5", Topiary chevron, Ruby polka-dot.

Normally $8.95

Today's Special $7.00  plus shipping and handling - good thru 11/22 at midnight. 


Order through me via email or phone.
(309) 208-3639
scrapbooksandbeyond@gmail.com

Wednesday, November 20, 2013

10 Days to Thanksgiving Day Sale!



In the next 10 days you will be able to get some great discounted Close to my Heart products!
(offered through me only) Must order them on the day offered.

Here is day 3's special:

Sparkle & Shine Washi Tape 3-Pack






PRODUCT DESCRIPTION

3 rolls of washi tape: 1" Juniper, ½" Ruby, ½" metallic silver; 15 yards each.

Normally $14.95

Today's Special $10.95  plus shipping and handling - good thru 11/20 at midnight. 


Order through me via email or phone.
(309) 208-3639
scrapbooksandbeyond@gmail.com

Tuesday, November 19, 2013

10 Days to Thanksgiving Day Sale!


In the next 10 days you will be able to get some great discounted Close to my Heart products!
(offered through me only) Must order them on the day offered.

Here is day two's special:

Workshops On The Go® Frosted Cardmaking Kit




PRODUCT DESCRIPTION

PRODUCT DESCRIPTION

Use the materials, kit-exclusive accessories, and instructions in this kit to create 15 beautiful cards (5 each of 3 designs) inspired by Jeanette Lynton!
Included in the kit: 
1 – My Acrylix® Frosted Cardmaking Workshop Stamp Set (D-size)
2 – Frosted B&T Duos® Papers
5 – Cardstock Sheets (2 Colonial White, 1 Kraft, 1 Olive, 1 Ruby)
15 – Colonial White Cards & Envelopes
1 – Champagne, Colonial White, & Silver Baker's Twine (10 yards)
1 – Silver Glitter Gems (108)
1 – Instructional Brochure
Some basic tools you may already have, such as inks, stamp blocks, or tools are needed to complete this project.

Normally $24.95

Today's Special $19.50 plus shipping and handling - good thru 11/19 at midnight. 


Order through me via email or phone.
(309) 208-3639
scrapbooksandbeyond@gmail.com

Monday, November 18, 2013

10 Days to Thanksgiving Day Sale!

I'm having a 10 days to Thanksgiving Day sale! 

In the next 10 days you will be able to get some great discounted Close to my Heart products!
(offered through me only) Must order them on the day offered.

Here is our 1st special:

Designed D├ęcor Black Frame



PRODUCT DESCRIPTION

Wood frame with decorative clothesline wires for hanging photos, memorabilia, and artwork. Sawtooth hanger on back. Interior dimensions: 13½" × 12".

Normally $26.95

Today's Special $19.95 good thru 11/18 at midnight

Order through me via email or phone.
(309) 208-3639
scrapbooksandbeyond@gmail.com






Tuesday, October 29, 2013

Christmas Stamp Camp

We just had our yearly Christmas Stamp Camp card making. Here are the cards that were made. Enjoy!






Fall Fun!

Here are just a few fun fall items that I recently made!



Wednesday, October 23, 2013

October Hostess Club

Just wanted to share what we made in our October Hostess Club!

First check out this beautiful fall card using the Huntington paper packet and the Remarkable Wreath stamp set.


Then using the Cricut Artise we cut out these cute coffin boxes using the Lauging Lola paper packet


Hope you enjoyed these projects and be sure to join us for future events. Contact me if interested. 


Tuesday, October 15, 2013

Holidays from the Heart

The day that many of you have been waiting for is finally here! The Holiday from the Heart promotion starts TODAY! Now you can order from the Holiday Gift Guide and with every order of $100 you get one free 'star' item in the catalog! The star items include stamps, patterned paper, and embellishments that coordinate with the paper.

Below are several of the items you can get for free with that $100 order! 

Can order from my website as well: www.scrapbooksandbeyond.ctmh.com


Monday, October 7, 2013

The Paper Forest Design Team

Just wanted to share my first projects that I made for The Paper Forest design team. The paper that I had to work with this month was a game theme. Hope you enjoy!










Thursday, October 3, 2013

Holiday Gift Guide

Did you hear that we have a HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE coming out October 15th?! It's so AWESOME!!!
Would you like to get your hands on one of the catalogs now? You're in luck. Simply place an order on my CTMH website between now and October 15th and I will mail you one for FREE!!!
www.scrapbooksandbeyond.ctmh.com


Thursday, September 5, 2013

National Stamping Month Promotion!

National Stamping Month Promotion
4 times the fun
for only $15 with a qualifying purchase
 
 
 
I LOVE National Stamping Month because Close to my Heart always has a fun promotion to share with us! This month you can get an exclusive You Are My Happy stamp set trio in celebration of National Stamping Month! During the month of September, when you make a purchase of $50 or more, you qualify for this whimsical stamp set trio for only $10. You’ll love the whimsical alphabet, light-hearted sentiments, and fanciful images for a variety of occasions to give a cheerful touch to your projects, with a full retail value of $47.90. Plus for $5.00 more you can get the Stamp of the month September. Don't miss out on this great deal!
 
Shop now on my website or contact me today with your order!

Sunday, September 1, 2013

My Crush Book

Many have asked what is a My Crush Book! Let me show you.


September 15th
Kids Crush Book Workshop
10:00 – 12:00
RSVP: NO LATER THEN SEPTEMBER 3rd
Cost: $20.00 This cost is the purchase of the Crush Book and embellishments.

Tuesday, August 20, 2013

Calendar of Events

CALENDAR OF EVENTS

August 20th
Hostess Club
6:30 – 9:00 p.m. RE/MAX Unlimited 3622 N. Knoxville Ave.
Cost $5.00 unless you’re a regular club member.

Come make cards and learn techniques of stamping. Bring basic scrapbooking items such as adhesive, cutters, etc.

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September 15th
Kids Crush Book Workshop
10:00 – 12:00
RSVP: NO LATER THEN SEPTEMBER 3rd
Cost: $20.00 This cost is the purchase of the Crush Book and embellishments

We will be making the My Crush books for your child’s school year memories. Have them bring anything that they may be doing in school.
We will be doing several pages each workshop. This is a great way to be able to have your school memories in a My Crush book. Bring basic supplies. Adhesives, scissors, things from school and photographs. Contact me with any questions.







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September 17th
Hostess Club
6:30 – 9:00 p.m. RE/MAX Unlimited 3622 N. Knoxville Ave.
Cost $10.00 unless you’re a regular club member.

Come make a 2 page layout and bring your photos. Bring basic scrapbooking items such as adhesive, cutters, etc.


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October 26th
Christmas Card Stamp Camp
9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. First Christian Church on University next to the Post Office
RSVP by October 12th
Cost: (25) cards for $25.00 or (50) cards for $42.00

Come make your Christmas Cards! Only thing you need to bring is your own adhesive. We have 5 tables set up for you to make either 5 or 10 cards that are a like at ea. Station. If you feel you will run out of time I suggest you make one complete card and get the stamping done and you can take them home to finish. We also provide envelopes for the cards.



Upcoming Events:
Cricut Artbooking Mini Album Workshop
Crush Book Workshop for Adults
Magic Cube Workshop


Watch for your Holiday Gift Guide!
Beginning October 15, all the products will be available for customers to order, and all items will remain available until December 31. The guide contains 20 all-new products, including a new paper packet suite, several stamps, embellishments, and project kits. Several of the items in the guide will be available while supplies last, so you’ll want to ensure your customers act quickly to get their favorites. When the products are released, you will be informed about which products are while supplies last, as well as which products are exclusive to the guide versus carrying forward into the Spring/Summer Idea Book.

Brenda Olson
309-208-3639






Friday, August 9, 2013

Holiday Gift Guide


Watch for your Holiday Gift Guide!

Beginning October 15, all the products will be available for customers to order, and all items will remain available until December 31. The guide contains 20 all-new products, including a new paper packet suite, several stamps, embellishments, and project kits. Several of the items in the guide will be available while supplies last, so you’ll want to ensure your customers act quickly to get their favorites. When the products are released, you will be informed about which products are while supplies last, as well as which products are exclusive to the guide versus carrying forward into the Spring/Summer Idea Book. 

Calendar of Events



CALENDAR OF EVENTS

August 18th
Kids Scrapbooking
10:00 a.m. – Noon  RE/MAX Unlimited 3622 N. Knoxville Ave.
RSVP: August by August 11th
Cost:$10.00 can pay at time of Event

Make a simple 2 page layout with your child. This is a great way to be able to share your memories together and give them a sense of accomplishment. Bring basic scrapbooking items such as adhesive, cutters, etc.
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August 20th
Hostess Club
6:30 – 9:00 p.m. RE/MAX Unlimited 3622 N. Knoxville Ave.
Cost $5.00 unless you’re a regular club member.

Come make 2 cards and learn techniques of stamping. Bring basic scrapbooking items such as adhesive, cutters, etc.

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September 17th
Hostess Club
6:30 – 9:00 p.m. RE/MAX Unlimited 3622 N. Knoxville Ave.
Cost $10.00 unless you’re a regular club member.

Come make a 2 page layout and bring your photos. Bring basic scrapbooking items such as adhesive, cutters, etc.


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October 26th
Christmas Card Stamp Camp
9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. First Christian Church on University next to the Post Office
RSVP by October 12th
Cost: (25) cards for $25.00 or (50) cards for $42.00

Come make your Christmas Cards! Only thing you need to bring is your own adhesive. We have 5 tables set up for you to make either 5 or 10 cards that are a like at ea. Station. If you feel you will run out of time I suggest you make one complete card and get the stamping done and you can take them home to finish. We also provide envelopes for the cards.

Upcoming Events:

Cricut Artbooking Mini Album Workshop
Crush Book Workshop for Adults
Crush Book Workshop for Kids
Magic Cube Workshop













Monday, August 5, 2013

Free Stationary Until August 31st!

Nab exclusive stationery now through August 31 for FREE at http://bit.ly/19PbgTR! Use it to write letters or quick notes to family members near and far as an enduring and classic way to express your love. Available only from Close To My Heart!


Thursday, July 18, 2013

Get Well Card Swap

We have another card swap under way!
How it works:
Must sign up by August 4th. At that time I will email everyone that signed up to let them know
how many cards to make. You them must make that number of cards and have them turned in on
the required date with envelopes.
CARD TYPE: GET WELL
CARD DUE DATE: AUGUST 20TH
REQUIREMENTS: Must have envelopes with cards no other requirements this time