Tuesday, January 1, 2013

A Blog Named Hero: you are my sunshine...




I'm part of a ginormous Seasons Giving Blog Hop, you won't want to miss it, check it out HERE.

Click HERE for the Paper Made Bakery New Release & Blog Hop.

I have some GREAT news HERE.

I'm super thrilled to tell you that I'm a Guestie over at


A new challenge starts today


I used a new Hero Arts set and a new technique:


I've been wanting to try out the chalkboard technique for awhile.  I'm not much of a technique person so I'm glad I had this push to follow through on this.


I managed to combine 2 Hero Arts Sets...my new one:



along with



The snowflake is Studio Calico and the sentiment strip is from Amy Tangerine's Ready Set Go collection.

Simon Says Stamp is the super sponsor!


Make sure you pop over to A Blog Named Hero to see what all that gals designed!  

You will be truly inspired....



57 comments:

  1. What a coolio technique- makes for one awesome card!

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  2. Wow, thanks for a chance to win
    I joined your site

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  3. I absolutely love this Amy! You did this technique amazingly and might even of convinced me to give it a try, once I figure out how to do it.

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  4. Congrats on the guest DT & such a cutie pie card! And how FUNNY that you got the Hey Day set--saw it in the store & thought of YOU!

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  5. This is awesome!!! LOVE this technique...now off to find some videos on doing this :)
    TFS

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  6. Cute cards! Thanks for sharing your love of the craft.

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  7. Great card Amy! Thanks for sharing!

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  8. LOVE!!! Awesome use of a cool technique girlie ;) Need that HA/SC sentiment set!

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  9. Dude, I got this stamp set and now I know what I am going ot do with it!!! HA!

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  10. CONGRATS on the GDT!! That's AWESOME!! I love love love love your card!!! Loving that chalkboard technique!!

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  11. Very cute card! Love the stamp set! Happy New year!

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  12. Amy congrats on being a Guest Designer your card using the chalkboard technique is just fantastic!

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  13. What a cool looking card. Thank you so much for sharing.

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  14. Fantastic card -- love that new chalkboard technique! And congrats on the GDT!

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  15. Congratulations on your Guest Spot Amy! I love the technique you used and the sentiments go wonderful together!

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  16. This is a great technique cards look so great

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  17. This looks fantastic! LOVE how it turned out!

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  18. So cool loving this technique TFS , loved how it turned out !!
    Briann

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  19. Whoop whoop on your GD gig! You may not be big into techniques but you rocked this one! Hope you have a wonderful 2013 and I can't wait to see all your creations!

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  20. This is amazing Amy! I'm not a technique person either but this card makes me want to try this. Absolutely fabulous!

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  21. Amy, thanks for participating in this blog hop. Happy New Year1

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  22. This is so cool...I just barely saw this technique today and wanted to give it a try...you did an awesome job with this one Amy!

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  23. wow this card totally rocks... Love it..

    Congrats on your GD gig..

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  24. amy, love your chalkboard art! have a happy and healthy new year!

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  25. wow... this is so awesome...thanks for the chance to win… adventureofthecreativemind.blogspot.com

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  26. wow! super cool! have to try this sometime! fabulous work as always, girl! Happy New Year to you and yours! =)

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  27. Looks really great would love to see hoe its done! Good job

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  28. I must try this chalkboard technique also! great card!

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  29. WOW! Amazing card, soooo cool!!! Fab use of all the sentiment stamps!!!! And congrats to this gig too!!!

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  30. Your card looks awesome, Amy! :-)

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  31. Way to go on the guest DT...and awesome use of the chalkboard technique. It is stunning!

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  32. what an awesome card Amy! and love the little pops of color with the strip along the bottom.

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  33. So much fun, Amy, love the chalkboard effect! Hope your New Year's Day was a good one.

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  34. Huge congratulations on your guest designer spot, Amy! And a fabulous card with a very cool technique. Love the combo of sentiments you used!

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  35. That hey day sentiment set is perfect for this technique. Great job.

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  36. You must be a closeted technique girl because this flippin' rocks!!

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  37. I love how you combined all the fab sentiments! ANd the rainbow sentiment at the bottom? Perfection :)

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  38. SO cool! You did a great job for a 'not much of a technique' girl. snicker I think you'll have to take that back because you nailed this!

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  39. This is freakin' amazing, Amy! I LOVE what you did with those sentiment stamps! I seriously need to figure out how to use this technique. Love how it looks!

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  40. I have been loving this technique popping up all over Blogland. Great card, you really showcased the chalkboard trend superbly!

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  41. Awesome card!! I just watched Betsy's video the other day about the chalkboard technique, so want to try it! You nailed it here! Congrats on the blog guestie! I have to go check them out!

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  42. What a great technique Amy - such a cute card. Have a great 2013!

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  43. Wow - this is brilliant, you've combined the sentiments so well!

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  44. So uber cool, Amy! I have these exact stamps and can't wait to try this technique.....now!!

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  45. Awesome use of that technique! Congrats on the GDT!
    Hugs!
    x

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  46. Amy, this card is awesome...love it!

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  47. Congrats on the Hero Arts Tweet! This chalkboard card is gorgeous, Amy!

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Cheers,
~amy~