Tuesday, September 19, 2017

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Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Join My Team In August

Join my team in August and you get to choose from 3 amazing rewards:  a current Cricut cartridge, Block Alphabet Thin Cuts with In the Background stamp set or $99 in Select Product Credit!  Once your have placed a minim of $300 in sales by the end of September, 2017 you will receive your Reward!  To sign up, go to my website renaemcbarron.closetomyheart.com > What We Do > Be a Consultant!

Wednesday, August 2, 2017

Unicorn & Rainbows Giftie Bag

This is the prize for my August Card Workshop & today is the last day to sign up and get a chance to win one of these cute unicorn bags!

Tuesday, August 1, 2017

August Specials

So many different specials in August, its amazing!  We have a brand new Catalog that begins today which is so exciting!  You can look at it on my website:  renaemcbarron.closetomyheart.com.  The first thing I want to point out it our fun stamp of the month.

How exciting is this, there will be a Online Warehouse Sale all month long with different specials each week with separate items and bundles on sale for 50% off!  Check out my website every Tuesday for that week's specials!  renaemcbarron.closetomyheart.com

For our hostesses in August we have our Jump for Joy special, if your party reaches $350 or more you get to Jump up to the next level of hostesses gifts!

Those who sign up as a Close To My Heart Consultant in August get their choice of one of the current Cricut cartridges, the new alphabet Thin Cuts and In The Background stamp set or $99 in FREE Select Product credit!  To sign up go to my website renaemcbarron.closetomyheart.com > What We Do > Be A Consultant.

Monday, July 31, 2017

Welcome Baby Card

This card is so cute and fun it is make with a brand new stamp & Thin Cuts set, our new Whimsy Fundamentals papers and our new 2017-2018 color of the year, Bashful.  Another really cool thing about this card is the Bashful background is the front side of the Bashful cardstock and the Welcome Baby banner is on the backside of the Bashful cardstock, so cool!  All of our cardstocks are now going to have the main color on the one side and a softer color on the back, its like getting 2 colors in 1!  So Excited about it!  If you want to make this cute card, just contact me to sign up for my August 4th Card Workshop!

Saturday, July 29, 2017

Join My Monthly Club

The best way to build your papercrafting, scrapbooking & stamping stash is a little at a time and you can do it through my Monthly Club.  You order a minimum of $12 (before tax & shipping) every month and once during the year you get all the free hostess gifts!

Friday, July 28, 2017

Word Puzzle Stamp Set Bundle Contest

It's your last chance to get those items you have wanted in the August 2016-July 2017 Close To My Heart Annual Inspirations Catalog!  The last day to order is Monday, August 31, 2017 so to encourage you to place those last orders I'm giving away this amazing Word Puzzle Stamp Set Bundle (includes 12 stamp sets valued over $200)!  All you have to do is go to my website renaemcbarron.closetomyheart.com and place an order of $50 or more and comment when your order is done in the Rafflecopter link below!

a Rafflecopter giveaway

Thursday, July 27, 2017

Paper Cactus Workshop

Look at these fun paper cactus, we will be making them on August 25, 2017 at 7:00 pm, the cost is $15 for all 3, contact me to sign up, the last day to sign up is 8/18/17.

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Left My Heart in Idaho

Miss my daughter & her family so much, so it was fun to do this quick Adventure Cut Above layout kit so I can see their smiling faces!



Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Scrapbook Retreat Dinner

This was our yummy dinner at our last Scrapbooking Retreat, so looking forward to what Kate will make for us at our Sep & Oct retreats!

Monday, July 24, 2017

Find Your Rainbow Card

I am seriously in love with the Little Dreamer Scrapbooking & Thin Cuts set!  Here I have used both the rainbow stamp and thin cut as well as the cloud stamp and thin cut, so cute!  I cut out some extra clouds with my Cricut and then used the regular and the thin 3D tapes to finish it, I just love it!  We will be making this card at my August Card Workshop so contact me to sign up if you want to make one of these cute cards or you can order it on my website renaemcbarron.closetomyheart.com.

Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Engagement Photos Layout

My daughter's engagement photos from a few years ago, I used the Prickly Pear papers and Pocket Plus sheet protectors to add a few more photos (can I just say how much I love those!).  I think they turned out so cute!


Welcome Banner for Cinco de Mayo

I made this banner with the Prickly Pear papers and some Cricut cuts.  I hung it for Cinco de Mayo and our May Scrapbooking Retreat but forgot to share it, isn't it so cute and so fun!

Monday, July 17, 2017

Unicorn Card Using Little Dreamer


One of the cards we will be making at my August Card Workshop using the Little Dreamer papers and stamps and glitter paper!

Saturday, July 15, 2017

Join My Team In July

Join my team in July and get this bundle of Word Puzzle Stamp Sets FREE!  Check out the details on my website:  renaemcbarron.closetomyheart.com > What We Do > Be a Consultant

Tuesday, July 11, 2017

August Card Making Workshop

My August Card Making Workshop will be on Friday, August 4, 2017 with 2 sessions at 4 & 7 pm, make 3 cards for $10 or FREE with a $12 order and FREE for all Monthly Club Members!  Contact me to sign up!

Wednesday, July 5, 2017

Pineapple Gift Box

This cute pineapple box is the prize at my Card Workshop this Friday!  I used the Prickly Pear paper and my Cricut to make it!

Tuesday, July 4, 2017

July's Specials

Buy the July Stamp of the Month for $17.95 or $5 with a $50 order just click this link:  Storybook Alphabet
It's Stampaganza this month!  Buy 2 stamp sets and get 1 of equal or lesser value FREE!  Just click on this link for details:  Stampaganza

Join my team or be a hostess with a $450 party and get the word puzzle bundle stamp sets for FREE!I

Monday, June 26, 2017

Big Thanks Card Using Storybook Alphabet July Stamp of the Month

I just love the Storybook Alphabet it is so pretty!  I used it here for this card using some of the papers from Prickly Pear.

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Belle's First Day Layout

I have a new grandbaby, her name is Belle and I, of course, couldn't wait to do a layout of her first day!  I used the My Girl Complements and the Adventure Fundamental papers.  It's so cute and we are having so much getting to know this sweet little baby!

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Making Paper Flowers

We had so much fun during this workshop, and all the flowers looked so amazing when finished!













Monday, June 19, 2017

Together Card

Look what you can do with one little stamp!  This Together stamp is so cute and we will be using it to make this card during my July Card Workshop!  Contact me to sign up!

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Brazil Mission No Worries Pocket Plus Layout

Seriously how much do you love the Pocket Plus memory protectors?!!  I think they are so amazing, I love tucking in a few extra photos with these lovely little beauties!  This layout is with the No Worries papers and I just thought they would be perfect for pictures of my son on his mission in Brazil, beachy yet masculine!  You can see I used Design 1 with this layout in the bottom two pictures, I just love them!


Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Scrapbooking Retreat Breakfast

Yummy crepes from our May Scrapbooking Retreat!  Looking forward to what Kate makes at our Sept & Oct retreats!  Contact me to sign up!

Monday, June 12, 2017

Thursday, June 8, 2017

July Card Workshop

You are invited to my July Card Workshop with 2 sessions at 4 & 7 pm on Fri 7/7/17 last day to sign up is 7/5/17

Wednesday, June 7, 2017

Adventure Layout with Flip Flaps

This is one of the Make & Takes we had at our May Scrapbooking Retreat.  I made it using some cuts from the Flower Market Cricut cartridge & the Live Beautifully May National Scrapbooking Month papers, and, of course, Flip Flaps, I just love those!  We will have more Make & Takes at our September and October Scrapbooking Retreats.  Contact me to sign up at renaecreates@comcast.net.

Tuesday, June 6, 2017

Kate's Paper Blossom

I have to admit, Kate's paper flower turned out so much better than mine.  I made mine first and found out what not to do, so when Kate made her's we tweaked a few things.  Isn't it so beautiful!!  Our Paper Blossom Workshop is 6/16/17 and the last day to sign up is this Friday 6/9/17!