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Friday, March 30, 2012

Tomorrow is the deadline for our Amazing special with Close To My Heart!
If you you have ever wanted to be a consultant to make a little extra money, or to save a little bit of money by getting ALL of your products at a discount, then DON'T miss out on the amazing opportunity that Close To My Heart is offering for the month of March only. 11pm tomorrow PST is the deadline. Just go to my website:
and select the opportunity button.

This month when you sign up you recieve our exclusive Cricut Art Philosophy Collection, retails for $99 , FREE! It has 700 images on it and it coordinates with several stamp sets in our idea book. It comes with 3 D-sized stamp sets that all the images have matching images on the cricut so that you can cut out with your machine and then just stamp your image directly on there! EASY PEASY LEMON SQUEEZY!

Our cartridge is a MUST have for all cricut users. So CHOOSE now to either JOIN my team TODAY! or just go to my website and order yourself this AMAZING set!

If you order from my website today or call me or text me or email me or facebook message me, a minimum $99, your choice (I do recommend the cartridge) however we also have some awesome While Supplies last deals on there too, then let me know that you have done so and I will let you pick out $20 in FREE product of your choice by taking advantage of this deal today! Plus, with a $50 order, you can add the March stamp of the month for just $5!

Monday, March 26, 2012

The items used on the pages below are as follows. You can order them here.
If you would rather get it for the $35 price, then you will need to email or call me. or 509-710-1879

Victory Paper Packet   x7150b  $9.95
Victory My Stickease Assortment   x7150c  $4.95
Tough Tags  z1692  $5.95
Pewter Badge Buttons  z1704  $4.95
Natural Hemp   z280  $2.25
Durable Studs square z1705  $3.95
Colonial White cardstock  1388  $9.95

Stamps and inks used:

A Journey  A1127 $6.95
Varsity Alphabet E1023 $29.95
Pure Adventure C1497  $13.95

Workshop on the Go Victory kit  G1035  $29.95
(this includes an exclusive stamp set, the Victory paper packet, Durables Square Studs and the natural hemp)
Block y1009  $7.50

Chocolate  z2111  $5.25
Outdoor Denim  z2140  $5.25
Olive  z2137  $5.25

Victory My Reflections kit

These are the pages that I did for my 8 page class for the month of March. If you like what you see, you can still order a set to make!

You get everything you need to make exactly what you see, with the exception of Colonial White cardstock and page protectors. You will also need to bring your basic tool kit. At this class you will do all the cutting, but I promise it is manageable! I have a special cutting guide just for you!

Thursday, March 22, 2012

Listed Below is my  Class Schedule for the rest of March and April. I would be happy to send you an attatchment that you could print off and keep nice and handy! Just send me an email and I will get that right over to you! My email is:

Classes, Coffee and Conversations  a Plenty

·        Shannon Smoldt, Independent Consultant, Senior Director


·        contact me:  Facebook , or 509-710-1879

Don’t you just LOVE stamping, scrapbooking and papercrafting? Well if you do, I have a Class for you!

*You can attend any class of your choice anytime you like! But I will SWEETEN the deal for you if you would LOVE to become a Close To My Heart Club member!

Just commit to ordering a minimum of $25 worth of products of your choice each month and 1 month out of 6 months you will receive a minimum $25 in FREE products! *If you choose to take a class that includes a minimum of $25 in product as the class fee, you do not need to order an additional $25 in product, unless of course you are working towards our AMAZING $5 deal for the Exclusive Stamp of the Month (only available for 1 month).   *Plus every time you bring a guest you will get to pick a prize out of my basket!          

Technique Tuesday & Saturday-

·         March 27th Tuesday 6:30pm

·         March 31st Saturday 10am

·         April 21st Saturday 10am

·         April 24th Tuesday 6:30pm

Each month I will highlight at least one new technique ensuring that you will love your stamps even more! This class is FREE with a minimum $25 purchase of your choice at this class.

$5 Fun Fridays-

·         April 6th 11am/7pm -  3 layouts just $5 each. (They will be pre-cut so reserve your seat today!)

·         April 13th  11am/7pm-  5 cards just $5 (They will be pre-cut so reserve your seat today!)

·         April 20th  11am/7pm  - $5  Cricut Class (We will be using the Close To My Heart Art Philosophy cartridge. Please bring your cartridge and cricut if you have one!) We will be making 3 items using our AMAZING AP cartridge that has 700 images on it including 3d boxes and flowers!

Mystery Hostess Party!

·         March 30th, Friday 7pm

·         April 27th, Friday 7pm

Love to Party?  Need some new friends that like to party also? Come and party the Close To My Heart way. 

You will get to make a couple of items FREE of charge and just by doing a few simple things you will be entered in a drawing to be THE MYSTERY HOSTESS FOR THE NIGHT!  Hint: The hostess of the night gets to choose  ALL THE FREE & DISCOUNTED products earned for the night!

How to earn tickets into the drawing:

·         5 tickets- for setting a date to host your very own Party!

·         4 tickets- for becoming a Close To My Heart club member!

·         1 ticket -for RSVPing

·         2 tickets- for EVERY $25 in products ordered that night!

·         2 tickets- for Bringing a GUEST that also earns tickets (except for RSVPs)

·         1 ticket- Bring a Snack to Share!

Workshop On The Go

 April 22, Sunday  Noon-5:30

Each month I will offer a different kit option that I will have samples made for you. (*You can choose to do a different kit if you like.)

For this class you will need to order the WOTG kit, $29.95 and there are add on options if you would like to make the bonus projects featured. *This kit includes a Level 2 paper kit, an EXCLUSIVE coordinating stamp set, a workshop brochure and some embellisments.  Be sure to get the matching inks and you can even make this kit at home!

Best Bang For Your Buck!

·         April, 15th Sunday- Noon to 5:30

·         April, 18th Wednesday- 10:30 to 2:30

This is a pretty advanced class as you will be doing all the cutting for 8 pages of scrapbook pages. However, I have had several ladies that have never scrapbooked a day in their life ,successfully complete this class!

I feature one paper kit per month. You will get a paper packet and tons of embellishments to make some pretty AMAZING layouts completely loaded! You will need to order our Base Color cardstock separately along with page protectors.

$35 (Must order in advance)

Studio J Mondays-

·         March 26th, 11:30am/6:30pm

·         April 23rd & 30th , 11:30am/6:30pm

Come and learn how to use our FABULOUS (digital free online) scrapbooking program. This class is FREE the first time you come.

Pricing has 3 levels to choose from making it to fit in your BUDGET and your needs!

If you have loads of Photos just hanging out on your computer, memory cards or cds, let me teach you something totally AWESOME to do with your FAVORITES!  You will need a laptop for this class.

Pizza, Prizes & Pages- $15

·         April, 14th Saturday- 5pm-midnight

This crop includes Pizza, Pop, 2 pg layout or 3 cards and a Prize for EVERYONE who attends!

Space is limited so please RSVP in advance for a GREAT time! Bring whatever else you would like to work on and a snack to share!

Wonderful Workshops-

·         April 7th, 10am – EASTER Workshop $40

·         You will receive the Lucy WOTG workshop kit to complete this class along with Sparkle Flourishes. We will make a beautifully decorated frame, some cards and there will be a couple of additional project samples you can choose to make with your leftovers! *you will need to bring your own large frame such as 11 x 14 or I have a few 12 x 12 frames for just $6 each.

·         May 6th- Mother’s Day Workshop (TBD)

Pick Your Own Party Nights  Available:

Host a Qualifying show of $150 or higher and receive FREE and discounted products for having a FUN party with your girlfriends and family members.!

·         Saturday, March 31st (Host a Qualifying show on this night and RECEIVE DOUBLE HOSTESS REWARDS!!!  GRAB IT NOW!)

·         Tuesday, April 3rd – Host a Qualifying show on this night and receive an EXTRA $20 in FREE product!

·         Wednesday, April 11th- Host a Qualifying show on this night and receive 2 goodies out of my basket!

·         Saturday, April 21st  or  Thursday, April 26th – Host a Qualifying show on one of these nights and receive 1 goody out of my basket!

Party options:

Free project- 2 cards, Free project- 3d item using our new Cricut Art Philosophy, or $5 to make a 2pg layout!

Monday, March 12, 2012


because when you sign up as a new Consultant between March 1–31, you'll receive
 a FREE Cricut® Art Philosophy collection*!

The collection's retail price of $99 adds incredible value to your New Consultant Kit and will give you hours of creative fun with the included exclusive Cricut® cartridge, three coordinating My Acrylix® D-size stamp sets, and three sheets of matching Dimensional Elements shapes. Already own the collection? You can always give your free one as a gift or choose to receive $100 in select product credit** instead. Now is the time to embrace the philosophy of fun—Consultant and Cricut® fun!

Pemberly 8 page scrapbook Class

All items included with the exception Basic Tool Kit items, neutral card stock and memory protectors.

Please add to your order as needed:

Colonial White Card Stock (24 sheets) #1388 $9.95 
(will last for this class 2 to 3 months)

Value Pack Memory Protectors (50 sheets) Z4115 $22.95
(will last for this class 10 months)

This class will be offered as a make up class or instead of a future kit.
Here are some cards that I made using new products from the Spring/Summer 2012 Close To My Heart Idea Book.

Products used:

Pemberly Paper Packet  x7148B  $9.95

Card Word Puzzle Stamp Set  C1494  $13.95
A Garden Stamp Set  A1119  $6.95

Bakers Twine Neutral Assortment  Z1701  $4.95
Buttons Blue Assortment  Z1371  $5.95
White Daisy Embossing Powder Z673  $3.95

VersaMark Ink Pad Z891  $9.95
Desert Sand Ink Pad  Z2118   $5.25
Outdoor Denim Ink Pad Z2140  $5.25
Indian Corn Blue Ink Pad  Z2130  $5.25
Creme Brulee Ink Pad  Z2167  $5.25