To all the Jewels out there who have been blessed with children…
Have a wonderful Mother’s Day!
~ The Jewels of Kingwood
Do you want to know how you can celebrate National Scrapbooking Month? Why not spend it with me as I take you on a fun-filled adventure jam-packed full of projects, training, and new ideas? Spring is definitely here- everything is budding and blooming and as we welcome those beautiful May flowers, it’s time once again to get that artsy groove back on.
Want some inspiration? Just follow me on my blog for daily tips, techniques, kits, special discounts and videos from Close to My Heart. Here is the first of many stops on our journey… inspirational clips to help you rediscover your creativity this month. Follow us every day during the month for more great ideas.
Enjoy the sneak peak and catch you all tomorrow ~ The Jewels of Kingwood
We get feedback from people all the time asking for details on how to contact us or where we are located, so I wanted to give you some very important details on the best methods for contacting the Jewels of Kingwood.
Our home studio is located in Kingwood, Texas about 30 minutes northeast of downtown Houston
We do not have a physical, brick and mortar store
You can order from us by using our Close to My Heart online website, our Facebook business page, or send us a PM to order items using PayPal. We do have an ETSY shop but we are revising the listings so it is best to order through either of the following URLs
You can use any of the following email addresses to contact us:
Hope this clears us any of the mystery behind communicating with The Jewels of Kingwood. If you would prefer to use a contact form today, enter your details and we will get in touch with you ASAP.
Have a terrific Tuesday from The Jewels of Kingwood
I was asked the other day if we get any type of kickback or compensation from the companies we support or share in our posts. The answer is a resounding “NO”! We feel it is important to share the jewels we find in our Internet travels and when we find anything we believe is credible and trustworthy, we pass it along to our readers. We also do not get any type of compensation or percentage from any sales that are made when our readers visit and purchase at any of the vendors we share.
~The Jewels of Kingwood
Do you send out cards to celebrate the new year or to send a New Year’s greeting to someone special? Have you ever considered making your own card? In search of resources, I am constantly amazed at how many great ideas I come across just because I follow a lot of crafters who have Facebook pages. One inspirational place to see examples or learn new techniques is Card Maker. They even have a newsletter and if you sign up to get it, you can get a FREE pattern.
Kick off the new year by making it a creative weekend with the latest CardMaker newsletter, which contains the FREE pattern for this Celebrate 2014 card!
Hope you are having a safe and creative beginning to 2014!
~ The Jewels of Kingwood
Ever wonder where some people get their rubber stamps for all the cards and scrapbook pages they create? During the month of December we wandered around various social media pages and found some great companies. After visiting their websites, we decided we just had to share our finds with our followers. One of the best Rubber Stamp companies, offering unique and “priced right” stamps and kits, is Unity Stamp Company. If you do any stampin’ or have thought about trying out this fun creative avenue, then you just gotta check them out.
They have great designs, plenty of examples done by other creative artists, kits, and super sales. If you follow them on Facebook, you will get all the notifications when they have a sale or a giveaway. We actually one a prize from a recent giveaway and I will be sharing what we created later this month as promised.
The newest releases and kits, along with a fantastic sale, are the focus this week so be sure to visit their page, give them a “like” and share the news with others. This is one way we can all support local and small businesses. Here is the link to their FB page: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Unity-Stamp-Company/103252399709382
Hope you enjoy their cute ideas and designs as much as we do. Have fun exploring
~The Jewels of Kingwood
Hmmm… Saturday afternoon, December 21st… 3:11pm and here I sit trying to finish up gifts and cards for Christmas. The Wise Owl Storyteller managed to get the last of the Holiday Cards completed and sent off to everyone who ordered but now, we find ourselves in a pickle. NO more Christmas and Holiday papers to complete our own cards for family.
Have you found yourself in a similar situation? Well… time to improvise. Yep! Get out those embossing folders and rubber stamps, inks and colored pencils, ribbons, glitter, sequins and buttons, and get creative! Who says you have to have special papers in reds and greens to get this done?
Need some inspiration? Here are a few examples for those times when you have to get extra creative. Enjoy and hope we helped you complete those last minute card making sessions.
So glad you decided to stop by for a visit. The Jewels of Kingwood are artists and crafters who love making meaning through art and celebrating the jewels in our lives that create lasting memories. We make custom creations including greeting cards, jewelry, home decor, and accessories.
In addition we will provide a link to our storefront where you can purchase the items we make as well as supplies and digital files for sale.
Other great features you will find at The Jewels of Kingwood include an area where we will showcase the work of guest artists and crafters, links to other blogs and anything else arts and crafts related we think you would be interested in. Each month we will feature techniques, tips, and/or informative tutorials. If there is a topic you are interested in or would like more information about tools, supplies, or equipment, please let us know in the comments.
We will do our best to help you explore and discover how you too can make lasting memories with the jewels in life! Please share our page, visit our Facebook and Pinterest pages, and follow us on our creative journey. Feel free to PIN anything you find on our site and if you decide to share something from The Jewels of Kingwood on your page or blog, we would appreciate a link back to our site.