Wednesday, December 9, 2015

A peak inside the Kaleidoscope workshop

Here is a peak inside my Kaleidoscope workshop using the My Reflections Kaleidoscope products from Close to My Heart. I love the way this workshop came together. Up here in Canada right now we are well on our way with Winter so this workshop is a nice breath of fresh spring air.




Again to get the files for free simply place an order on my website of $35 or more and I will email them as soon as possible.
If you have any questions don't hesitate to email me or send me a PM on my business FB page. 


What to know what is included in my Kaleidoscope workshop? Here you go...


A cover page with photo of the complete workshop
A complete cutting guide
Individual layout photos
A tip and hints worksheet
And a consultant release 
There is a Paypal button at the bottom of the post to purchase the e-files.



Tuesday, December 1, 2015

Chris' Creative Pages kit for December- Kaleidoscope

My Chris' Creative Pages featured kit for the month of December is Kaleidoscope. What a better way to get your mind off of winter by enjoying the soft subtle pastel colors! It makes me think of spring. The complete workshop will create (12) 12x12 scrapbook pages or 6 double page spreads. Here is a look at the workshop.



This is an overview now how about a peak inside!








The files will be sent to you once you have placed a qualifying purchase of $35 or more on my website at www.chrisrobertson.ctmh.com. if you are in Canada. If you are not in Canada but would like to purchase the files for this kit simply send me an email or use the Paypal option at the end of the post. If you are a Canadian consultant and prefer e-transfer just let me know.

These are the supplies needed to complete the workshop:

·         Kaleidoscope Paper Packet X7202B $9.95USD/$11.75CAD
·         Kaleidoscope Complements X7202C $5.95USD/$6.95CAD
·         Sequins Silver Assortment $3.95USD/ $3.50CAD
·         Green Shimmer Trim  Z3087 $4.95USD/ $5.95CAD
·         Thistle Extra Thick Twine Z3040 $3.95USD/ $4.50CAD
·         Fundamental Sticker Whimsy Pack Z3165 $6.95USD/ $8.25CAD
·         (16) pieces of White Daisy Cardstock (24) 1385 $9.50USD/$11.25CAD

In the Kaleidoscope Workshop cutting kit you will find..
A cover page with photo of the complete workshop
A complete cutting guide
Individual layout photos
A tip and hints worksheet
And a consultant release 
If you have any questions don't hesitate to email me email me or send me a private message to my Facebook business page or use the Buy Now button at the bottom of the post.



Monday, November 30, 2015

Cyper Week Shopping

I am so excited to share that Close to My Heart is having a Cyper Week sale. How fun is that! There are a selection of 39 items on sale 25% off to help you create a hand crafted Holiday session. I love making things at this time of year for others and I am sure you do also.


For five days only, a selection of items from Close To My Heart’s current product inventory can be yours for 25% off retail price! Get supplies you’ll need to make handcrafted gifts and cards for the holidays, including our Cricut® Artfully Sent Collection, at an amazing discount! Read more in the FAQ for a complete list of eligible items.
Dates: Offer valid Monday, November 30, 2015 (9:00 am MST) through Friday, December 4, 2015 (4:00 pm MST).
Now do you want to know what is on sale? Here is a list for you. 
Z3111 Base & Bling Snowflake Charm—Faux Gold
 Z3112 Base & Bling Jingle Bell—Faux Gold
 Z3135 Base & Bling Snowflake Charm—Faux Silver 
Z3136 Base & Bling Jingle Bell—Faux Silver
 Z3138 Base & Bling Red Bead Charm—Faux Gold 
Z3139 Base & Bling Red Bead Charm—Faux Silver 
Z3180 Picture My Life™ Going Places Scrapbooking Program
 Z3147 Cut Above™ Dapper Giraffe Card Kit 
Z2028 Designer Creations Short Stack Album 
Z2036 Designer Creations Slate Paper Bags 
Z2037 Designer Creations Lagoon Paper Bags 
Z2038 Designer Creations Ruby Paper Bags 
Z2039 Designer Creations Honey Paper Bags 
Z2049 Designer Creations Cupcake Box 
Z2050 Designer Creations Takeout Box 
Z2053 Designer Creations Buttoned Bag 
Z1838 5" x 7" Hinged Display Tray 
Z1750 Designed Décor Display Tray 
Z2006 Designed Décor Red Magnetic Chalkboard 
Z2015 Designed Décor Black Shadow Box 
Z2016 Designed Décor Colonial White Shadow Box 
Z1833 My Creations™ Kraft Container 
Z1871 My Creations™ Kraft 3-Ring Album 
Z1953 My Creations™ Journaling Cards Box 
Z1956 My Creations™ Hip Pics Album 
Z3043 My Creations™ Black Mini Book 
Z3044 My Creations™ Kraft Mini Book 
Z3069 My Creations™ Mini Mix Album 
Z3137 My Creations™ Pint-Sized Container 
Z3168 Cricut® Artfully Sent Collection 
Z1476 4 ¼" x 5 ½" White Daisy Envelopes 
Z1477 5" x 7" White Daisy Envelopes 
Z1478 6" x 6" White Daisy Envelopes 
Z1756 3" x 3" Colonial White Envelopes 
Z1757 4 ¼" x 5 ½" Colonial White Envelopes
 Z1758 5" x 7" Colonial White Envelopes 
Z1759 6" x 6" Colonial White Envelopes 
Z1851 Scallop Border Punch 
Z1997 Triangle Border Punch

WOW! that is a great list!
There are more details on my website at www.chrisrobertson.CTMH.com

Have a great week, Chris

Wednesday, November 11, 2015

A peak inside the White Pines workshop

Here is the peak inside my White Pines workshop that features the White Pine line from Close to My Heart. This is a great workshop to do before Christmas and then you can simply add your photos after the big event. The other option is to order all your products now and put them together after Christmas. Just don't wait too long this My Reflections paper line is only available until the end of December. Get it before it is gone!!





Here is a break down of all fun layouts you can create by team up the wonderful Close to My Heart products and my  workshop guide. It includes all of the following-
A cover page with photo of the complete workshop
A complete cutting guide
Individual layout photos
A tip and hints worksheet
And a consultant release 
There is a Paypal button at the bottom of the post to purchase the e-files.

Now here is a peak at the layouts-







Yes you are seeing correct this workshop create 12- 12x12 layouts. The workshops that I create always are chalk full of photos because that is what scrapbooking is all about! 
Enjoy! Chris


Sunday, November 1, 2015

November Stamp of the Month Blog Hop Cheers

Welcome to our Stamp of the Month Blog Hop!  We will be featuring November's SOTM, which is Cheers, a set of 17 stamps.  If you have come here from Maureen'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:  http://ifyoublingit.blogspot.com/p/stamp-of-month-blog-hop-list.html.




I decide to create a layout with the Cheers Stamp of the Month to celebrate my daughters graduation. I used several of the images to create my layout with the Kaleidoscope paper pack. 



Here are a few of the up close details.





Now "Hop" on over to Michele'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 September  SOTM is only available until the 30th!  Contact your CTMH Consultant (or click here) to see how you can get this stamp set at a discount!



Monday, October 26, 2015

Here's comes the White Pines Workshop!

It is finished...the White Pines workshop is ready to go! Here is a confession this one made me quite nervous to start...I was not sure what to do with the products at first but as always it came together super cute! The complete workshop created (12) 12x12 scrapbook pages! 




I love the fact that they can be used for Christmas but most of the pages can really be used for any occasion. The Kraft cardstock gives the workshop a wonderful warm feeling.
The files will be sent to you once you have placed a qualifying purchase of $35 or more on my website at www.chrisrobertson.CTMH.com. if you are in Canada. If you are not in Canada but would like to purchase the files for this kit simply send me an email or use the Paypal option at the end of the post. If you are in Canada and prefer e-transfer just let me know.

The supplies needed to complete the workshop are:

·                  White Pines Paper Packet X7200B $9.95USD/$11.75CAD
·         White Pines Complements X7200C $5.95USD/$6.95CAD
·         Bling Gems Z2023 $3.95USD/ $4.50CAD
·         Bronze Shimmer Trim  Z1849 $4.95USD/ $5.95CAD
·         Glacier Extra Thick Twine Z3039 $3.95USD/ $4.50CAD
·         (3) pieces of Colonial White Cardstock 1388 $9.50USD/$11.25CAD
·         (12) pieces of Kraft Cardstock Z1375 $9.50USD/ $11.25CAD

In the White Pines Workshop cutting kit you will find..
A cover page with photo of the complete workshop
A complete cutting guide
Individual layout photos
A tip and hints worksheet
And a consultant release 
If you have any questions don't hesitate to email me email me or send me a private message to my Facebook business page or use the Buy Now button at the bottom of the post.




Wednesday, October 21, 2015

It's In the Bags is almost over!





Wow, where did the time go? There are only 10 days left for the October promotion from Close to My Heart this month...It's In the Bag. I can honestly say that I love what I do and I can show you how you can do what I do! Who wouldn't love to get scrapbook and papercrafting supplies right to the door, whenever you need or want and make great friends and some money along the way.

Sign up as an Independent Consultant during October, and receive the 2015 Convention bag FREE in your New Consultant Kit! Travel in style with this trendy and eye-catching cross body bag, perfectly sized for carrying layouts, paper packets, and projects that are in-progress. Along with the items found in the newly revamped New Consultant Kit, this bag will help start your business with confidence and flair!

This is a quick video that show off the inside of the so,so, cute new consultant kit.






There is also a brand new Straight to the Top program to get everyone off to a great start. Here are a few pictures of some of the create items you can earn along the way.


If you have any questions please don't hesitate to contact me through my website or head on over and sign up- HERE!

Can't wait to hear from you and Enjoy! Chris


Tuesday, October 6, 2015

Sangria Workshop Video

I know I promise to film a video for my latest workshop that features the My Reflections Sangria Paper Pack. I think I might have said this once or twice before?!? (wink, wink) but I love the way this paper pack looks with the Kraft Cardstock.

Now on with the show....


Here are a few pictures of the layouts!




Once again the products needed to complete the workshop are:
  • Sangria Paper Packet X7199B
  • Sangria Complements X7199C
  • Poppy Enamel Gems Z3091
  • Poppy Thick Twine Z3094
  • Gold Foil Tape Z3129
  • Kraft Cardstock Z1375
Optional Supplies: 
  • Chocolate Ink Pad Z2173 
  • Sponge Z697
  • Marvy Uchida LePen Journaling Pen  X1979
  • 1 Colonial White Cardstock, 1 Cardstock (these are for the BONUS titles)
In the Sangria Workshop cutting kit you will find..
A cover page with photo of the complete workshop
A complete cutting guide
Individual layout photos
A tip and hints worksheet
And a consultant release 
If you have any questions don't hesitate to email me  or send me a private message to myFacebook business page or use the Buy Now button at the bottom of the post.





Thursday, October 1, 2015

October Stamp of the Month Blog Hop- Twinkle

Welcome to our Stamp of the Month Blog Hop!  We will be featuring October's SOTM, which is Twinkle , a set of 15 stamps.  If you have come here from Catherine'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:  http://ifyoublingit.blogspot.com/p/stamp-of-month-blog-hop-list.html.




I decide to create a couple of quick and easy cards that would be nice to reproduce in bulk if you were looking to create a lot of cards. This would make a great card class, gathering project or workshop make n' take. 





Here are a few more details:


Now "Hop" on over to Jennifer'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 September  SOTM is only available until the 30th!  Contact your CTMH Consultant (or click here) to see how you can get this stamp set at a discount!






Monday, September 28, 2015

Sangria Workshop Is ready to go!

I know I say this every time but I love, love, love the way this workshop turned out! The Sangria paper pack from Close to My Heart is definitely one of my favorite paper packs from the new Annual Inspirations Idea Book. It feature three of the new cardstock colors, Eggplant, Pomegranate, and Poppy. Now on to the workshop details....this workshop will create 12 layouts! 



The files will be sent to you once you have placed a qualifying purchase of $35 or more on my website at www.chrisrobertson.CTMH.com. if you are in Canada. If you are not in Canada but would like to purchase the files for this kit simply send me an email or use the Paypal option at the end of the post. 

There is even a BONUS!!! I have create a Design Space file with three extra titles to add to the workshop if you want to add a bit more to the layouts! The layouts are designed to stand on their own without the titles but as I said they are a BONUS!

So if you would like to create this interactive workshop simply order the suggested kit supplies from my website, www.chrisrobertson.CTMH.com

Here is a supply list:
  • Sangria Paper Packet X7199B
  • Sangria Complements X7199C
  • Poppy Enamel Gems Z3091
  • Poppy Thick Twine Z3094
  • Gold Foil Tape Z3129
  • Kraft Cardstock Z1375
Optional Supplies: 
  • Chocolate Ink Pad Z2173 
  • Sponge Z697
  • Marvy Uchida LePen Journaling Pen  X1979
  • 1 Colonial White Cardstock, 1 Cardstock (these are for the BONUS titles)
In the Sangria Workshop cutting kit you will find..
A cover page with photo of the complete workshop
A complete cutting guide
Individual layout photos
A tip and hints worksheet
And a consultant release 
If you have any questions don't hesitate to email me  or send me a private message to myFacebook business page or use the Buy Now button at the bottom of the post.



Tuesday, September 22, 2015

September Brae-er Team Blog Hop

Welcome to our September  Team Braer Blog Hop that focuses the new My Reflections Zoe and Nevermore.  You will see creations from our team that may include stamp sets,patterned paper,inks, embellishments and more from the  Close To My Heart. To purchase any of the items seen in our blog hop today,kindly contact your local consultant to place an order.
We hope that you will take the time to leave comments on our posts, as we really love feedback from our blog viewers....whether it was something that you really liked or some new technique that was used that you would like to learn how to do....by leaving us comments, we get to hear what you like, and what you want to see. Thank you… now on to our hop! 

If you have just hopped onto my blog, you can start here as this is a circular hop, but if you want to follow our team's blogs, then please start at the beginning and join Brae at  The Brae-er. If you came from Brae  of  The Brae-er  then you are in the right place!

I decided to create a Non- Halloween theme scrapbook page with the Nevermore paper pack. It was so fun to play with them in a different theme than halloween.


Your next stop on the Team Brae-er Hop is Michelle of My Creations with Michelle.

If you get lost along the way, you can head to  Brae's blog at www.brae-er.com, as she has the complete blog list. 



Thanks for hopping along with us - we hope we were able to inspire you to get creative using some of the designs, products and techniques seen along the way. 

Friday, September 18, 2015

Making Connections this weekend!

I am so excited to be heading out SUPER early tomorrow morning to head to a Close to My Heart event in Minneapolis called Making Connections. What a wonderful company to work with that comes out to support us with these wonderful events. They are a blend of business and creative time,  (with maybe a bit of shopping added in).How much better can it get then that!


If you are interesting in join the wonderful creative adventure, click HERE sign up today! What are you waiting for?

Here is a photo of the new consultant kit, in it's super cute box!


Enjoy! Chris

Monday, September 7, 2015

National Stamping Month- Hello Life!

Guess what time of year it is? That is right it is National Stamping Month with Close to My Heart. How are we going to celebrate ? Maybe with a stamp set? Or two? Or Three?? You did read that right we are celebrating with three exclusive stamps sets that will only be available during the month of September. Want to see more?


Doesn't that sound great!!! here are the details.....


September is National Stamping Month, and this year Close To My Heart has something to help every kind of papercrafter say a big “hello” to life! Available only during the month of September, these exclusive C-size My Acrylix® Hello, Life! stamp sets can be purchased for  $16.50 CAD each! Or, for an even better deal, you can purchase all three for only  41.50 CAD—a savings of  $8 CAD! Each stamp set is designed to fit with a specific type of papercrafting, whether that’s scrapbooking, cardmaking, or pocket scrapbooking. However, all the stamp sets coordinate with each other and can be used together to create dynamic artwork. These stamp sets also coordinate with shapes from the new Cricut® Artistry collection to help expand your artwork options even further. Remember, these stamp sets are available for one month only, so get your orders in for one stamp set—or all three—before these gorgeous stamps disappear! Make certain to follow Close To My Heart’s blog, Instagram, and Facebook page for artwork inspiration featuring these lively stamp sets all month long. You can post your own artwork to your social media channels using the hashtag #ctmhHelloLife.





This is the link to my shopping site- HERE.
Enjoy! Chris