About Me

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Lori Brown

Manhattan, IL
thebrowns@earthlink.net

I'm the consultant with the know-how to show YOU how! I enjoy showing you how to use what you have, as well as stay on top of industry trends. Have a product and you don't know what to do with it? I'm your gal! I'm an all-around crafter with lots of experience and a great group of go-to-gals from around the craftiverse who can answer nearly any question you may have. Local or across the internet, I aim to provide you with great customer service and support for all of your crafting needs.

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About Close To My Heart

Close To My Heart is a direct sales company that offers a wide array of papercrafting products, with special emphasis on scrapbooking and stamping. For more than 30 years, founder and CEO Jeanette Lynton 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.

Close To My Heart’s Independent Consultants enjoy a generous compensation plan, which rewards them for promoting our innovative and beautiful products to help every crafter celebrate relationships, share memories, and preserve the moments that matter most.

Our Products

Close To My Heart offers a wide range of products for every papercrafting project, with papers, inks, embellishments, and project kits in coordinating colors and designs. Our pioneering clear polymer My Acrylix® stamps make it easy to get precise, crisp images every time, exactly where and how you want them. Browse the pages of our current idea book catalog for artwork inspiration and then shop our products.