30 Reasons Why I’m Thankful for Studio J + a Giveaway

I was so inspired by Jeanette Lynton’s Cricut Shape-a-Day series last month that I decided to do my own in November.  I love being a Close To My Heart consultant, and I’m so thankful for Studio J!  I want to share with you at least 30 of the reasons why I’m so passionate about Studio […]

CTMH Studio J Quick Tip #3 (Text Boxes)

[svp]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Jdgn6Eb5eTg[/svp] Welcome to Studio Scrapping with Amy Ulen! This quick tip video shows you how to use text boxes for matting photos and more. As always, you’ll find more information on my blog at http://studioscrapping.blogspot.com/. I hope you will follow my blog & “Like” my Facebook page while you are there.

CTMH Consultants Rock!

I absolutely love being a Close To My Heart consultant!  I have met so many fantastic people who love CTMH and life as much as I do.  When you join my CTMH team, you are joining the larger CTMH family.  You will have a chance to attend some of the best training events ever! They teach […]

Join my team and earn a cruise!

Like many consultants, I joined Close To My Heart to get a discount on the products I love.  My goal was to make enough to meet my quarterly minimums so that I could support my scrapbooking habit.  What I didn’t realize was that CTMH is much more than products!  The professional training I have received as a […]

Calling all Cricut fans!

Calling all Cricut fans! If you haven’t had a chance to check out Close To My Heart’s Art Philosophy Cricut cartridge, you are missing out!  This versatile cartridge has 700 unique images and is perfect for card makers, scrapbookers, and home decor enthusiasts.  I honestly didn’t think I needed a Cricut since I had a Silhouette, […]

No Limits, Part 2

Here’s another Quick Tip video to show you how I created the LO I posted earlier today. I forgot to mention in the video that I’m using the Moon Doggie kit to scrapbook my Hawaii photos.

CTMH Studio J Quick Tip #2 (“No Limit” Scrapbooking)

[svp]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s8kcxVxmFYM[/svp] Welcome to Studio Scrapping with Amy Ulen! This video shows you how to take a free digital scrapbooking layered template and use it as a sketch for Studio J. After dropping my photos into the layer masks in Photoshop, I demonstrate how to turn off all other layers and save my photos and journaling […]

No Limits, Part 1

There are seriously a million things I should be doing right now…like eating breakfast…but I can’t tear myself away from Studio J!  Here is the first 1/2 of a No Limits layout I created this morning.  I used a free layered Photoshop file I downloaded from the Internet ages ago and clipped my photos to […]

I love the launch of a new CTMH Idea Book!

Seriously, every single new paper kit and lots of the new embellishments are available to play with on Studio J right now!  I’ve only ordered 1/6th of what I want from this new Idea Book (I try to pace myself!), but I feel like I have the whole thing as a result of Studio J. […]

Studio J & the new Autumn/Winter 2011 Idea Book

I love the launch of a new Idea Book!  As a consultant, I get to preview it before the Idea Book launches to customers, and sometimes it is so hard to keep quiet about all the amazing new products.  Clearly that was the case with the Art Philosophy Cricut bundle; luckily, CTMH released the video […]