Tuesday, October 23, 2012

Saturday, September 29, 2012

This project was created by Lisa Stenz, Close To My Heart consultant 

Using Close to my Heart’s beautiful new La Belle Vie Collection make a personalized stationery set that contains 4 cards, 4 lined envelopes, 4 envelope seals, a matching pen, and a mini magazine holder to hold it all. Your kit will also come with the new Perfect Fit - Frames stamp set and mini monogram initial stamp of your choice. This set makes a perfect gift or if you keep it for yourself will look great on your own desk.  

Use the new Close To My Heart Artiste Cricut Cartridge to make the adorable magazine holder and the Art Philosophy Cartridge to cut the frames shapes! Line your envelopes with matching paper to create a sophisticated, coordinating look. 
Supplies to complete this project:  
·                     (4) 4-1/4" x 5-1/2" Colonial White Cards/Envelopes
·                      Perfect Fit - Frames stamp set
·                     Monogram stamp of your choice
·                      La Belle Vie papers, Chocolate and Colonial White Cardstock for each card
·                     (4) Pre-cut frame shapes
·                     (1) Pre-cut mini magazine holder from the new La Belle Vie Collection
·                     (8) La Belle Vie Pink cardstock scalloped circles
·                     30" of Dark Chocolate Striped Ribbon
·                     La Belle Vie paper to line envelopes
·                     (1) Pen
·                     Long distance kits also come with step-by-step instructions.
·                     Cricut Artiste & Cricut Art Philosophy Bundle
·                     1-1/4" circle punch 
·                     3-D Foam Tape
·                     Chocolate ink pad
·                     3" x 3" block
·                     2" x 2" block
Your completed stationery set will fit inside the adorable mini magazine holder. Everything will be at your fingertips when you are ready to send out a quick card.

Sunday, November 27, 2011

Wonderland Card Playshop

Enjoy creating these 5 exquisite cards with your customers!  Click here to view the Playshop Guide!

Saturday, November 5, 2011

Happy Holiday Card Playshop

Did you see the video on the Close To My Heart Back Office?  Click here for a Consultant Playshop Guide if you are interested in offering these projects as a playshop for your customers!

Saturday, October 22, 2011

Great resources to build your business!

Looking for new ideas to grow your business?  Take a look at the following ideas shared by Karen Pedersen CTMH Executive Director:

Click here for 85 ways to get bookings!
Click here for 42 ways to find new customers!

Tuesday, September 27, 2011


Silicon Valley Stampers Team at the 2011 Convention 
(partial group -- there were actually 16 team members who attended)

Welcome to the Silicon Valley Stampers Team Blog!  This blog is to share ideas with the Close To My Heart Silicon Valley Stampers Team.  Enjoy!