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Scrapbooking, Paper Crafts, Stamping and More!

with Close To My Heart , Monica Wihongi , Jill Broadbent , Karen Pedersen , Michelle Snyder and Kristina Livingstone

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About The Class

creative ideas for celebrating the relationships that matter.

Discover your creativity and celebrate the relationships that matter to you with the beautiful artwork of Close To My Heart!

Close To My Heart, a leader in the scrapbooking and stamping industry, partnered with CreativeLive to bring you Scrapbooking, Paper Crafts, Stamping and More!. During this unique event, you’ll learn how to use the Close To My Heart products to create beautiful scrapbook pages, customized cards, handcrafted home décor, inspired digital designs and more!

You’ll get dozens of inspiring project ideas as Consultants and staff members show you how to work with the complete collection of Close To My Heart Products. You’ll get instructions and advice on getting the most out of the Close To My Heart scrapbook supplies and Cricut embellishments, along with plenty of tips for good old-fashioned party hostessing.

Whether you just want to create personal treasures or are ready to start a home-based business of your very own, Close To My Heart is the perfect partner for you. Close To My Heart produces high-quality and inspiring creative tools and accessories that are only available for sale through passionate and hard-working Close To My Heart Consultants.

Tune in for Scrapbooking, Paper Crafts, Stamping and More! and find out how fun and rewarding being a Close to My Heart Consultant and customer can be! 

Lesson Plan

  1. 01

    Class Introduction and Explaining Profiles

    07:23
  2. 02

    Stamping Profile

    40:59
  3. 03

    Card Maker Profile

    11:22
  4. 04

    Stacy Julian: Why Stories Are Important

    25:44
  5. 05

    Decorative Scrapbooker Profile

    58:24
  6. 06

    Studio J Scrapbooker Profile

    25:16
  7. 07

    Paper Crafter Profile

    44:17
  8. 08

    Pocket Scrapbooker Profile

    21:34
  9. 09

    Fundamental Scrapbooker Profile

    25:46
  10. 10

    Close To My Heart Catalog Walkthrough

    09:44
  11. 11

    Create Using Cricut Cartridges

    04:17
  12. 12

    Close to My Heart Cartridges

    19:48
  13. 13

    Using Cricut to Create a Page

    43:17
  14. 14

    The New Consultant Kit

    26:14
  15. 15

    Consultant Party Planning Basics

    14:24
  16. 16

    Consultant Event Basics

    38:34
  17. 17

    Card Making Workshop

    18:46
  18. 18

    Home Gathering Demo

    1:07:06
  19. 19

    Consultant Highlight with CTMH Consultants Karen, Michelle, and Kristina

    14:40
  20. 20

    Jill Interviews the in-studio Audience

    06:07
  21. 21

    Connecting with Community through Social Media

    04:51
  22. 22

    Consultant Opportunities

    13:58
  23. 23

    Close To My Heart Events

    11:17
  24. 24

    Skype with CTMH COO Brian Holman

    17:23

Meet Your Experts

Close To My Heart

Led by founder and CEO Jeanette Lynton, Close To My Heart offers a wide array of papercrafting products, with special emphasis on scrapbooking and stamping. For more than 30 years, Jeanette has been a leader in the industry, making many significant contributions to these arts, and making Close To My Heart a premier resource for individuals wishing to enhance their artistic talents and pursue a successful business opportunity.  ... read more

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Monica Wihongi

Celebrating 22 years with Close To My Heart, Chief Communications Officer Monica Wihongi has been an integral part of every aspect of the business. Her passion for Close To My Heart stems from the genuine love she has for the Consultants who make the company what it is. The savvy sales force inspires her in her daily responsibilities. That’s why, despite the many departments she manages, her favorite part of the job is training Consultants all over the world.  ... read more

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Jill Broadbent

Jill Broadbent is the Creative Communications Manager for Close To My Heart. Creativity and education are the foundation of her role with the company. As an avid scrapbooker herself, Jill has spent 11 years teaching Consultants how to use products and create works of art to preserve their memories.  ... read more

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Karen Pedersen

Karen Pedersen became a Close To My Heart Consultant in January of 1993 and has since built a million-dollar team and earned the title Senior Executive Director. She has presented at numerous national Conventions and Leadership events, appeared in several Close To My Heart instructional videos, had her artwork published in several publications, and has even represented the company in the nationally syndicated show,  ... read more

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Michelle Snyder

As an Independent Consultant with Close To My Heart for over 22 years, Michelle Snyder has combined her creativity and love for the art of stamping, scrapbooking, and papercrafting to empower others to share life’s stories in simple but beautiful ways. Creating memorable moments is a passion that began with her two children and grew through her years as an elementary school teacher.  ... read more

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Kristina Livingstone

In 2005, after attending just one home gathering, Kristina Livingstone decided to join Close to My Heart, and the partying has never stopped! She has since risen to the top in sales on a business built primarily through home parties. Those parties have also helped grow her team, earning Kristina national team building and mentoring awards.  ... read more

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98% of students recommend this class.
See what some of them have to say.

  • user-50b2e2

    November 2015

    I have been stamping, making cards, for 10+ years but only found out about ctmh last year. I love, love, love your clear stamps. They are great to use and easy to store. These classes inspire me and get me all excited again about making cards. I just recently got a circuit, so much to learn. I've got to get me a ctmh cartridge!!!

  • DebbieTuggleFL

    November 2015

    This video series will provide all viewers with a fantastic overview of not just the wonderful products Close To My Heart has to offer but the creative environment they foster. Whether you want to craft personally or would like to see if this could grow as a business, watch this series and receive tons of information. Thanks CTMH and Creative Live!

  • Aya

    Aya

    April 2017

    I'm in love really with art ,craft ,colours, everything related to papers stamping writing party preparation, celebration wedding everything over and over things that course will be definitely increase my ability to innovate more and more ... thanks a lot for that free course with massive information love my heart to close to my heart

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