Wednesday, June 7, 2017

Album Sale


In June, buy one My Legacy™ album and get a second at 50%-off! Choose from our D-ring and post-bound styles, both of which come in a selection of 9 colors!  Shop Now!


#ctmh  #closetomyheart  #gstumme  #geileenstudios

Friday, June 2, 2017

Cropping at Gretchen's - Sunday, June 11th

Sunday, June 11th
12 p.m. - 11 p.m.


Contact me if you are interested in attending!
  • Location:  Chili, NY.  Contact me for directions.
  • Space for 10 people, 2 per 6' table.
  • Crop space is in my basement, so stairs are a necessary evil.  I would be happy to help you carry your supplies up and down.
  • Feel free to use my refrigerator and microwave or oven to prepare snacks/meals.  There is no coffee maker - bring your own prepared coffee if you need the caffeine.
  • $10 crop fee includes a make-n-take project.
  • Registration is required and is on a first-come, first-serve basis.
  • Feel free to invite friends!




Thursday, June 1, 2017

24 Hour FLASH SALE - JUNE 1st - 5:00 p.m. EST


24 hour FLASH SALE TODAY, June 1st @ 5 p.m.- June 2nd @ 5 p.m. 30% discount on selected products from Annual Inspirations and Seasonal Expressions 2.

Available only in my web shop: https://gstumme.closetomyheart.com

June Stamp of the Month - Hello Foxy

Each month you can purchase a new D-size stamp set, available for one month only, for just $5 — that’s over 70% off retail! When you place an order of $50 or more in Close To My Heart products, you qualify for this special Stamp of the Month pricing.





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Thursday, May 11, 2017

Live Beautifully Cut Above™ Layout Kit

The Live Beautifully Cut Above™ layout kit comes with everything you need to create five two-page layouts, including pre-printed base pages, die-cut paper pieces, stickers, and gold foil accents.
This kit is only available this month, while supplies last. Buy the layout kit alone or get a discount by buying it as part of an album bundle.  Order today!









#ctmh   #closetomyheart  #NSM  #NationalScrapbookingMonth  
#NSD  #NationalScrapbookingDay  #geileenstudios  #gstumme

Friday, May 5, 2017

National Scrapbooking Month—Live Beautifully



Order your Live Beautifully supplies today!


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#NSD  #NationalScrapbookingDay  #geileenstudios  #gstumme

Wednesday, May 3, 2017

Live Beautifully During National Scrapbook Month

Celebrate National Scrapbooking Month by treating yourself to the gorgeous "Live Beautifully" paper packet and stamp set.   Featuring rich floral patterns, gold foil designs, and more, everything you create will be a work of art.  The stamp set features lovely blooms and several inspirational quotes.  This collection is only available during the month of May* (or while supplies last), so order yours today!



16 – 12” × 12” sheets  (2 each of 6 double-sided designs and 2 each of 2 single-sided gold foil designs)









Cut Above Layout Kit - $44.95
Includes materials for creating five 2-page layouts, and six 12″ × 12″ Memory Protectors™.


*Offer available May 1–May 31, 2017 while supplies last. 


#ctmh   #closetomyheart  #NSM  #NationalScrapbookingMonth  
#NSD  #NationalScrapbookingDay  #geileenstudios  #gstumme

Monday, May 1, 2017

May Stamp of the Month - Live, Laugh, Love

Each month you can purchase a new D-size stamp set, available for one month only, for just $5 — that’s over 70% off retail! When you place an order of $50 or more in Close To My Heart products, you qualify for this special Stamp of the Month pricing.





#ctmh   #gstumme   #geileenstudios

Friday, April 14, 2017

Cropping at Gretchen's - Sunday, May 7th

Sunday, May 7th
11 a.m. - 11 p.m.


Contact me if you are interested in attending!
  • Location:  Chili, NY.  Contact me for directions.
  • Space for 10 people, 2 per 6' table.
  • Crop space is in my basement, so stairs are a necessary evil.  I would be happy to help you carry your supplies up and down.
  • Feel free to use my refrigerator and microwave or oven to prepare snacks/meals.  There is no coffee maker - bring your own prepared coffee if you need the caffeine.
  • $10 crop fee includes a make-n-take project.
  • Registration is required and is on a first-come, first-serve basis.
  • Feel free to invite friends!




Sunday, April 9, 2017

May Layout Club

What's better than crafting with friends?  Join us each month for a ton of laughs and the opportunity to get caught up on your scrapbooking.  I do all the designing and cutting and you have all the fun putting them together.

Next:
     Saturday, May 13th
     6:00 p.m.

  • Each month you will receive the supplies to make 3-12x12 double layouts (that's 6 pages!)
  • Cost = $30 per month.
  • Commitment to 6 months and your 7th month will be FREE!
  • If you can't make it on the scheduled date, there will be make-up opportunities.  Or have the kit shipped to you!
  • April Layouts - Sugar Rush Collection:



#ctmh   #gstumme   #geileenstudios

Thursday, April 6, 2017

Color Dare #237 - Thistle, Lagoon, Tangerine & White Daisy

Welcome to Color Dare Challenges from Color My Heart.  Each Friday the design team announces a color palette for you to use to create your project.  You can create any type of project you'd like, as long as you use the chosen colors.  If you don't have the actual Close To My Heart colors, just use a similar substitute.



Color Dare #237 - Thistle, Lagoon, Tangerine & White Daisy


Supplies used:

How will this week's color combination inspire you?   Visit Color My Heart for more information about the challenge, get inspired by the design team, and upload your project.  I hope you'll join the Color Dare!


#colormyheart  #colordare  #ctmh   #gstumme   #geileenstudios

Saturday, April 1, 2017

Save 50% on Cut Above® Layout Kits!

These great layout kits help you put together beautiful pages quickly and easily.  Each layout kit includes:
  • Two 12" × 12" printed base pages
  • Die-cut paper pieces
  • Title and embellishment stickers
  • 12 coordinating pocket cards
  • Two 12" × 12" Memory Protectors™
  • Two pocket-style Memory Protectors™
  • Assembly instructions
And during April you will save 50%.  Shop Now!

April Stamp of the Month - Flock Together

Each month you can purchase a new D-size stamp set, available for one month only, for just $5 — that’s over 70% off retail! When you place an order of $50 or more in Close To My Heart products, you qualify for this special Stamp of the Month pricing.








#ctmh   #gstumme   #geileenstudios

Friday, March 24, 2017

Cropping at Gretchen's

Sunday, April 9th
11 a.m. - 11 p.m.


Contact me if you are interested in attending!
  • Location:  Chili, NY.  Contact me for directions.
  • Space for 10 people, 2 per 6' table.
  • Crop space is in my basement, so stairs are a necessary evil.  I would be happy to help you carry your supplies up and down.
  • Feel free to use my refrigerator and microwave or oven to prepare snacks/meals.  There is no coffee maker - bring your own prepared coffee if you need the caffeine.
  • $10 crop fee includes a make-n-take project.
  • Registration is required and is on a first-come, first-serve basis.
  • Feel free to invite friends!



Thursday, March 16, 2017

Layout Club starts again April 15th - Join the fun!

Most scrapbookers have stacks of photos waiting to to be put on into layouts.  I'm here to help you out.

Each month I provide you with the pre-cut papers and embellishments to create 3 beautiful 2-page layouts.  All you have to do is put them together and add your photos.  And better yet, you get to work alongside a fun group of crafters!

I'll be starting the next round of Layout Club on April 15th.  Only $30 a month.  Commit for 6 months and your 7th month is FREE!

Contact me today to join. 


Next:
     Saturday, April 15th
     6:00 p.m.

  • Each month you will receive the supplies to make 3-12x12 double layouts (that's 6 pages!)
  • Cost = $30 per month.
  • Commit to 6 months and your 7th month will be FREE!
  • If you can't make it on the scheduled date, there will be make-up opportunities.  Or have the kit shipped to you!
  • The photo shows February's layouts using the Hello Lovely paper collection.  There was a bonus 4th layout that month!





Monday, March 6, 2017

Cropping at Gretchen's

Sunday, March 12th
12 p.m. - 11 p.m.


Contact me if you are interested in attending!
  • Location:  Chili, NY.  Contact me for directions.
  • Space for 10 people, 2 per 6' table.
  • Crop space is in my basement, so stairs are a necessary evil.  I would be happy to help you carry your supplies up and down.
  • Feel free to use my refrigerator and microwave or oven to prepare snacks/meals.  There is no coffee maker - bring your own prepared coffee if you need the caffeine.
  • $10 crop fee includes a make-n-take project.
  • Registration is required and is on a first-come, first-serve basis.
  • Feel free to invite friends!



Wednesday, March 1, 2017

March Stamp of the Month - Tea-rrific

Each month you can purchase a new D-size stamp set, available for one month only, for just $5 — that’s over 70% off retail! When you place an order of $50 or more in Close To My Heart products, you qualify for this special Stamp of the Month pricing.





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Cut It Out in March!

All CTMH Thin Cuts are 25% off in March!

Choose from titles, sentiments, and a wide variety of shapes to stamp on, so you can get precise, dimensional shapes in no time! Shop Now!



Wednesday, February 1, 2017

February Stamp of the Month - Easter Bunny

Each month you can purchase a new D-size stamp set, available for one month only, for just $5 — that’s over 70% off retail! When you place an order of $50 or more in Close To My Heart products, you qualify for this special Stamp of the Month pricing.






#ctmh   #gstumme   #geileenstudios

Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Cropping at Gretchen's

Sunday, February 12th
11 a.m. - 11 p.m.


Contact me if you are interested in attending!
  • Location:  Chili, NY.  Contact me for directions.
  • Space for 10 people, 2 per 6' table.
  • Crop space is in my basement, so stairs are a necessary evil.  I would be happy to help you carry your supplies up and down.
  • Feel free to use my refrigerator and microwave or oven to prepare snacks/meals.  There is no coffee maker - bring your own prepared coffee if you need the caffeine.
  • $10 crop fee includes a make-n-take project.
  • Registration is required and is on a first-come, first-serve basis.
  • Feel free to invite friends!



Saturday, January 28, 2017

February Layout Club - February 18th

What's better than crafting with friends?  Join us each month for a ton of laughs and the opportunity to get caught up on your scrapbooking.  I do all the designing and cutting and you have all the fun putting them together.

Next:
     Saturday, February 18th
     6:00 p.m.

  • Each month you will receive the supplies to make 3-12x12 double layouts (that's 6 pages!)
  • Cost = $30 per month.
  • Commitment to 6 months and your 7th month will be FREE!
  • If you can't make it on the scheduled date, there will be make-up opportunities.  Or have the kit shipped to you!
  • February paper collection: So Lovely


#ctmh   #gstumme   #geileenstudios

Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Cropping at Gretchen's

Saturday, January 28th
11 a.m. - 11 p.m.


Contact me if you are interested in attending!
  • Location:  Chili, NY.  Contact me for directions.
  • Space for 10 people, 2 per 6' table.
  • Crop space is in my basement, so stairs are a necessary evil.  I would be happy to help you carry your supplies up and down.
  • Feel free to use my refrigerator and microwave or oven to prepare snacks/meals.  There is no coffee maker - bring your own prepared coffee if you need the caffeine.
  • $10 crop fee includes a make-n-take project.
  • Registration is required and is on a first-come, first-serve basis.
  • Feel free to invite friends!
Next Date:  
      Sunday, February 12th
      11 a.m. - 11 p.m.



Tuesday, January 10, 2017

FREE Wreath-Making Workshop

Come to my FREE Wreath-Making Workshop when you order the Welcome Home kit from me.

Saturday, February 4th
1:00 p.m.

Purchase the kit for $18.95* or get one FREE with a qualifying $60 purchase.  Order the kit by January 21st to make sure you receive the kit in time for the workshop.

* plus tax, S&H

#gstumme  #ctmh  #geileenstudios

Triple Tab Album Workshop

Create your own version of this fabulous album by picking your own colors and papers.  It is easier than you think! 


Session #1 - Saturday, February 25th - 1:00 p.m.
Session #2 - Saturday, March 4th - 1:00 p.m.
Cost:  $50




Saturday, January 7, 2017

January Layout Club

What's better than crafting with friends?  Join us each month for a ton of laughs and the opportunity to get caught up on your scrapbooking.  I do all the designing and cutting and you have all the fun putting them together.

Next:
     Saturday, January 21st
     6:00 p.m.

  • Each month you will receive the supplies to make 3-12x12 double layouts (that's 6 pages!)
  • Cost = $30 per month.
  • Commitment to 6 months and your 7th month will be FREE!
  • If you can't make it on the scheduled date, there will be make-up opportunities.  Or have the kit shipped to you!
  • January paper collection: Enchantment Fundamentals




DIY Succulent Wreath Kit from Close To My Heart

Here's a quick video to show you how to put together the National Papercrafting Month wreath:

Purchase the kit for $18.95 or get one FREE with a qualifying $60 purchase.


Other ways to earn a free kit:
  • Earn a FREE Welcome Home wreath kit when you host a Gathering that reaches the second level of Hostess Rewards.
  • Receive a FREE Welcome Home wreath kit in your New Consultant Kit when you sign up to become a new Consultant in January.


#gstumme  #ctmh  #geileenstudios

Friday, January 6, 2017

Color Dare #225 - Cashmere, Champagne, Pomegranate, Fern + Colonial White

Welcome to Color Dare Challenges from Color My Heart.  Each Friday the design team announces a color palette for you to use to create your project.  You can create any type of project you'd like, as long as you use the chosen colors.  If you don't have the actual Close To My Heart colors, just use a similar substitute.




Color Dare #225 - Cashmere, Champagne, Pomegranate, Fern + Colonial White



How will this week's color combination inspire you?   Visit Color My Heart for more information about the challenge, get inspired by the design team, and upload your project.  I hope you'll join the Color Dare!


#ColorMyHeart  #ColorDare  #CTMH  #gstumme

Tuesday, January 3, 2017

FREE Wreath Kit to Celebrate National Papercrafting Month

Celebrate National Papercrafting Month with this gorgeous new wreath:

This kit comes with pre-cut pieces you can simply pop out and attach to the sturdy chipboard wreath base, making a welcoming décor piece for your home. The kit includes letters to personalize the ribbon with your name or a message.

Beautiful, fun, and easy to make, you'll want to pick up several of these kits.  Make one for yourself and a few as gifts!


Other ways to earn a free kit:
  • Earn a FREE Welcome Home wreath kit when you host a Gathering that reaches the second level of Hostess Rewards.
  • Receive a FREE Welcome Home wreath kit in your New Consultant Kit when you sign up to become a new Consultant in January.


#gstumme  #ctmh  #geileenstudios

Sunday, January 1, 2017

Seasonal Expressions #1 - 2017

Introducing the new Seasonal Expressions idea book full of beautiful new products.    Check it out now!


#ctmh  #gstumme  #geileenstudios  #closetomyheart

January Stamp of the Month - Adore You

Each month you can purchase a new D-size stamp set, available for one month only, for just $5 — that’s over 70% off retail! When you place an order of $50 or more in Close To My Heart products, you qualify for this special Stamp of the Month pricing.






#ctmh   #gstumme   #geileenstudios