Showing posts from October, 2016

Atlantic Hearts # 184

Hi everyone! Happy Halloween!  This week is going to be INSANE!!  I have spread myself a little thin..... with 6 projects for a card swap due, a couple custom orders, prep for a private Cards N' Cocktails night coming up and THREE (yes. 3) Design Team projects ALL DUE THIS WEEK! I mean, I like working with a bit of pressure... but I (may) have over-did it this time! And unfortunately - Halloween is already the last thing on my mind.
So here is my Atlantic Hearts Design Team creation for Sketch #184

Sentiment- Unity Stamps -"Believe in The Magic"  Embossing Folder - Darice Tools - Wonky Rectangle dies (MFT)  DSP-Merry Moments (SU!) Embellishments - Recollections
I hope you check out the rest of the cards from the Atlantic Hearts Design Team, and join us this week for our sketch challenge! 
Now, I am off to work on my "to-do" list! Thanks for stopping by! 
Amber xo 

Creative Corner-Black and White Challenge!

Hello everyone! What's black n' white and super fast??? This card, of course! This week over at Creative Corner Challenges we have a "black and white" challenge!
Here's what I did!
I always think clean and simple is the way to go - so I stuck with a simple die from Memory Box, and I added a couple simple gems (I had to add some bling, right?!) and used a simple and sweet sentiment from Lil Inkers ! 
That is honestly the fasted Christmas card in the history of EVER!
Join our Creative Corner challenge this week!  And thanks for stopping in!  Amber xo

Atlantic Hearts Sketch #182

Hello again, everyone! It is taking some getting used to only having a challenge every 2 weeks but I will give you a little nugget of info... I have another big surprise coming soon! Until then....... Check out my design this week for the Atlantic Hearts Sketch Challenge!
Here are the details! Stamp: Spooky Bingo Bits (SU!) Ink: Archival Black Paper: Basic Black, Pumpkin Pie, Old Olive, Whisper White, and a PL card from SU! (oh a hint of scrap yellow for those spooky eyes!)
I used SU!'s Foxy Builder punch and their Swirly Scribbles die for this card.... I added a bit of twine from Micheals and that is how this all came together! Quick and easy! 
Please check out our challenge this week over at Atlantic Hearts, and play along!! 
Thanks for stopping by! Be sure to leave some love in the comments section below! Until next time Love, Peace n' Ink  Amber xo

Atlantic Hearts # 180 Design Team

Welcome!  If you are visiting for the first time, allow me to introduce myself! My name is Amber, and I am a NEW Design Team Member for Atlantic Hearts Sketch Challenges! I would like to thank the DT for allowing me to create weekly for their team! I have seen some AWESOME projects from all of you (yes... I've been watching...heehee) 
SO here is my inky creation for this week's sketch!

If you follow my blog, you may see something familiar with this card and my last Design Team post with Can You Case It - I happened to still have my gorgeous Cable Knit embossing folder out on my workspace - so I put it to use again - I can't get enough of it!
Here's the "deets" (details) ;) Stamps: (SU!) Christmas Pines Ink: (SU!) Cherry Cobbler, Garden Green Paper: (SU!)Whisper White CS, Basic Black CS, Warmth and Cheer DSP, and  a *wee* smudge of retired Merry Moments DSP Tools: (SU!) Cable Knit Embossing Folder, Stars Framelits dies

So be sure to play along with us this we…

CYCI #140 - A Sketch Challenge

Hello everyone! Can you believe it is already October?? The summer has flown by, and the chill in the air has arrived! It's sweater weather! (Well, in my corner of the big ol' world it is)  Canadian Thanksgiving is coming soon,  and we should all be thankful and gracious for what we have been given! This week, we saw a huge change happen, with the news that our amazing Can You Case It blog ending. Eva worked tirelessly along with a Design Team that was always so excited to create some inspiration for you. I have no doubt something will evolve from this amazing transformation.
I have been invited to Design for another team and I will be moving on to that creative endeavor. So thank you, to all who shared, designed, created and believed.
Since I had this card designed and ready, I am using the Can You Case It sketch as inspiration.

I was a bit sneaky and used an awesome Project Life card from the Seasonal Snapshot 2015 set - SU had offered a fantastic sale and this set of PL ca…