How-To Books

What are the Close To My Heart “How-To” books? Simply put, they are pattern books that provide the blueprints for making scrapbook layouts and cards. Each book is filled with full-color pictures of completed projects, detailed cutting diagrams, art techniques, accessory suggestions, and step-by-step instructions for assembly. You can make the projects exactly as shown, or customize them to suite your needs and style.

Never run out of ideas or experience a creative block again. These books really are a scrapbookers’ and cardmakers’ best friend!

We currently offer 8 How-To books

Cherish

CTMH Cherish Book

Cherish includes blueprints, step-by-step instructions, and photo suggestions for 50 12″ × 12″ two-page scrapbook layout patterns. It also features in-depth instructions for unique art techniques, accessory suggestions for your artwork, detailed cutting diagrams, step-by-step assembly instructions, and a thumbnail index. Click HERE to view Cherish.

Imagine

CTMH Imagine Book

Imagine is packed with 50 all new 12″ × 12″ designer layout two-page patterns, complete cutting diagrams, and assembly instructions, plus inspiring techniques. Imagine is every scrapbooker’s best friend. Click HERE to view Imagine.

Reflections

CTMH Reflections Book

Reflections features 100 12″ × 12″ scrapbook layout patterns with fundamental design principles to make all of your pages shine! Click HERE to view Reflections.

Magic

CTMH Magic Book

Bring Magic to your scrapbook layouts using clever interactive techniques. You’ll add hands-on excitment and dramatically increase your photo and journaling space using pop-ups, pull-outs, slides, cascades, and more! Magic also includes 35 gorgeous 12″ x 12″ layout patterns that can be used on their own or with the interactive techniques. Click HERE to view Magic.

Originals Card Confidence Program

CTMH Originals Card Confidence Program Book

Originals Card Confidence Program features 100 card patterns to create the perfect card for any occasion. This book is jam packed with design inspiration and is suitable for both beginner and advanced card enthusiasts alike! Click HERE to view Originals Card Confidence Program.

Wishes

CTMH Wishes Book

Wishes features 100 card patterns to create the perfect card for any occasion. This inspiring book should be on every cardmaker’s wish list! Click HERE to view Wishes.

Make It From Your Heart: Volume 1

CTMH Make It From Your Heart: Volume 1

The Make It From Your Heart: Volume 1 how-to publication features 16 two-page layout patterns, 2 single-page patterns, as well as 12 different card patterns. Inspired by Jeanette Lynton’s Let Me Show You How™ philosophy, the patterns are the same as those found in the Workshops on the Go® cardmaking and scrapbooking programs for 2012–2013. This publication highlights all-new artwork, technique ideas, and color palettes, conveniently bound in one volume for easy reference. Click HERE to view Make It From Your Heart: Volume 1.

Make It From Your Heart: Volume 2

CTMH Make It From Your Heart 2

The Make It From Your Heart: Volume 2 how-to publication features 16 two-page layout patterns, 2 single-page patterns, as well as 12 different card patterns. Inspired by Jeanette Lynton’s Let Me Show You How™ philosophy, the patterns are the same as those found in the Workshops on the Go™ cardmaking and scrapbooking programs for 2013–2014. This publication highlights all-new artwork, technique ideas, and color palettes, conveniently bound in one volume for easy reference. Click HERE to view Make It From Your Heart: Volume 2.


To view all of the How-To books at once, please click HERE. To view recipes, changes, or updates to any of the How-To pattern books, please click HERE.

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