Showing posts from June, 2017

Play Time!

Happy Sunday, everyone!
I had some time to get inky today before chores/work were calling my name - I decided to play along with the CASology challenge - and then I realized  was looking at a cue card from MANY months ago!! haha 
Regardless of my "oopsie" - I had fun just being in my studio getting crafty - that's what it is all about!

Here are the details on this design:
Stamp:(Unity) Let's Be Happy Ink: Kraft/Versamark Nuvo paste in Spring Green Paper: (SU) cardstock -Tip Top Taupe,Whisper White and Basic Black Vellum (Hero Arts) Embossing Folder (SU) Clear Droplets (Pretty Pink Posh)

By the way - I LOVE this sentiment - and I am sending this off in the mail for a friend to brighten her day - let's all just be happy :)

Thank you  for stopping in!

Enjoy the rest of your weekend!
Love, Peace n Ink Amber

RAK Unity Winner!

Happy Sunday morning, all!
Just before the weekend began, I set out to spread a little kindness from my corner of the world.... and I wanted to share a little bit of Unity goodness!
Shannon Horch! You rock! 

You are going to be getting this brand spankin' new Kit of the Month from Unity! 
Do something awesome with it - spread some RAK - that is all I ask!  Oh - and I need you to send me your mailing address - so email me at   so that I can pop this in the mail for you! 
Thank you everyone for stopping by - and please scatter some kindness today - the world needs more of it! 
Love, Peace n Ink  Amber

The Dying Art of Human Connection and Random Kindness

In the 1st time in maybe what feels like forever - this is NOT a Design post here in my blog world.
I feel the need to say and do something important.
The past few weeks have been a whirlwind of work/life/chaos as I have been dealing with many levels of reality. Meaning: LIFE IS HAPPENING. It's been hitting me with several "WTF" moments at an alarming pace almost daily and I should be wearing a flack jacket for all the #*@* coming my way. My grandmother (Baba) has recently been hospitalized and has exceeded the level of care they can provide for her at the care home she was residing in. This next step of life (meaning = end of life) is one I have always been afraid of - and - I wish I could go back and be a little girl again. 

I just want to make pretty things - even if nobody cares. Even if they are more passionate about the whitening brightening power of their toothpaste. Or if they are in to binge-watching horrible drivel on Netflix for hours of their life. I just wa…