Friday, November 6, 2009

...lucky...and some sugar-free candy...again...

Woot Woot for Friday!!!!

Friday means a new challenge over at Get Sketchy!

This week is Get Sketchy #13!

Bonus Challenge: Dry Embossing

I've been on a red and blue is no exception:

I used my CB on the PTI Aqua Mist panels...{CB compliments of Paulina and the CB folder thanks to Sparks! Thanks Ladies!!!}. The K&Co 'Lucky' is flocked...I just ♥♥ my Hero Arts Big Owl:)

I hope you'll join us over at Get Sketchy...this week our sponsor is:

Check out Glue Arts' website!!

There are actually a couple different prizes up for grabs...

TOTE, Glue Glider + Refills

More deets on the Get Sketchy blog! You are NOT going to want to miss this ginormous prize package!!

Sugar-free Candy...what? Blog Candy again??!!! Well, guess what? Today is my blogoversary!!!

I have been blogging for 2 years...2 years...I can't believe it.

Blog candy is just a small way for me to thank YOU my readers...if you're a lurker...this is the time to 'speak up'! LOL...first things blog candy:

1. Stampin' Up Hodgepodge Hardware-Pewter

2. Hero Arts Clouds Stamp

3. 7Gypsies Velvet Flowers

4. American Crafts Details

5. American Crafts Flair

6. MME Abbey Road Chippies-2 sets

7. Martha Stewart 1.5 inch Moire ribbon

8. Carolyn Gavin Designer Mat Pad

So whaddya think? A few of my favorite things...{is that song stuck in your head now?}...

Here's the scoop...leave me a comment on this post...only 1 per person please...internationals are welcome:) I'll leave it open until 11:59 PM Pacific on Sunday, November 8th, 2009.

I'll post the winner sometime on Monday...btw, there are a couple other blog candy give-a-ways:

Paulina of Pretty Pink Posh

Ginny of GinnyLou Studio

Paulina is having a fabbie Making Memories give-a-way...I decided against entering this time since I was the big winner of the Cuttlebug! OMGoodness...check out all the goodness that Ginny has going on...

Okay, have a super Friday...I'll be back tomorrow:)


  1. Love the giant owl and the colors you chose! Will I be so lucky as to win this yummy blog candy? ;)

    Happy blogiversary Amy!

  2. Hello Amy!

    Wow... Happy Blogoversary!!!

    I'm so happy to follow your creations... always so cute and beautiful!

    I'll keep my fingers crossed!!!

    Sweet greetings,
    Saskia :)

  3. Love that color combo! Love birds on cards! Excellent job Amy!
    And ofcourse I love blog candy too!
    Thanks girl!
    Have a nice weekend,


  4. I'm loving your owl stamp twooo! Gorgeous card and CONGRATULATIONS on two fabulous years of blogging. I've said it before and I'll say it again loud and proud - your blog is defo my favourite. x

  5. Two!! Congrats on that!
    I love your card for GS it was a difficult sketch this time, but you've done it again!

  6. this card is wonderful. that owl. why don't I own that owl? now you're making me want to power shop. love the sketch. not a design I'd think of on my own so I should give it a try.

  7. Love your card, it is a difficult sketch this week, but you made a wonderful card again Amy!
    And two years already, congratulations!

  8. This is great.!!!
    Your cards are always so fun..!!
    Thanks for the chance.. :)

  9. Congratulations on your Blogoversary! Love your huge owl! Super cute!


  10. Big congrats on the blog o versary you know I love your blog!!!

  11. super cute owl!! hey that sketch would work for a challenge i had on thurs (365!) oh well a day late :0)

  12. I love your card but you already knew that.
    The colorcombi is very unique!
    I looooooove the blog candy.

  13. happy blogoversary!!!!!! wooohoooo!!! congratulatons aweseom blog candy!! im so crossing my fingers on this one!!! dont you just love using the CB. btw i finally used my polaroid die cut. i love it!! you got it too right?? can't wait to see what you do with it. i have no clue what i did before i got my cb. congrats again!! take care!!!

  14. You know I love your owl card! He is so cute. Congrats on the 2 years, I will be 2 years in January!

  15. Hey Amy, Great Candy, and no added pounds!!! YAY! Love that owl, he is too cute. I will be posting pics of the puppy, my new camera is en-route to my house right now, so JUST IN TIME!!!
    Have a GREAT weekend!

  16. You totally rocked the sketch, awesome!

  17. Congrats!!! Thanks for your comment and for the chance! Great blog, Amy!!! Enjoy your weekend!

  18. Happy 2 Years!!!
    LOVE your work girlie!

  19. oh how i love aqua and red! great blog candy too. Happy 2 years!~!

  20. Happy Blogoversary Amy!!! Your Card is super cute...I LOVe Big Owl!! They are retiring him too.....
    Thanks for the chance at the Candy...Yummy!!!

  21. Congrats on two years...and super duper cute card!

  22. Happy Blogoversary Amy! In two years you have developed such a big following...imagine what it'll be like when you hit 5 years! :)

    Thanks so much for posting a link to my blog candy- you are such a sweetie!

    I'm so glad that you're getting good use out of your Cuttlebug- that makes me so happy! Keep up the fabulous work, Amy!

  23. Happy blogaversary!!

    Adorabel card :)

  24. CONGRATS,Amy!!! Wish you have many ,many more Blogoversaries.... I love your Big Owl too..the card is fabulous..
    Have a great weekend..

  25. 2 years! wow. i may have not been here for the whole 2 years but i am so glad that i found your blog. very inspiring! TFS!...oh and pick me, pick me! LOL

  26. congrats!!!!! wow, I love your favorite things, I do indeed!!!!! Thanks for the chance to win some goodies:)

  27. Quite an accomplishment, especially to me 'cause I don't even have a blog, just ENJOY everyone else's.

    Congrats and thanks!

  28. girl i just can't keep up with you..i see all these fab challenges that you do and get so much inspiration from you and keep saying oooo i gotta do that one...BUT I CAN'T KEEP UP WITH YOUR AWESOME WORK....hugs

  29. Your card is just darling! I lovey the red and blue! Happy blog anniversary!

  30. Great card, Amy, and that sketch looks hard, I love the different folders that you used on the BG, Loverly!!!!

  31. wonderful card! love the challenges you do! great color choices! thanks for offering up some great blog candy! that song is stuck! haha! have a wonderful weekend! thanks for always stopping by to give me a cheer up from your comment! take care!

  32. Happy 2nd year Blogiversary!
    What fabulous cards!
    Thank you for offering such a wonderful giveaway!

    greetings from Germany - Regina

  33. Ooh you worked that sketch so well! I felt daunted when I saw it at first but you've put me at ease!
    Happy Blog Anniversary! Where does the time go?!
    Have a super weekend!

  34. eeeeeeeeeeeeee put my name in the hat for that giveaway! that stuff is sooo me!! I love love love!
    Happy friday, sweets! And cute owl card. Do you like owls??


  35. HAPPY BLOGOVERSARY!!!! SO glad we found each other're a great blogging buddy! Here's to many more years!!!! :D

  36. oh, I'm thinking I seriously need that sugar free mojo to get me back in shape!

    Delighful as always, my friend.

  37. Congrats on your Blogaversary! I'm coming up on my first year, and may have to think of candy too! Thanks for offering it to us for your Blogaversary!

  38. What fun goodies! In this blog candy you have a bit of all my Favorite things- Ribbon , flowers and pattern paper!
    How can one stamp with out these!

    Your blog is one of my Favorite blogs to check out every day! I love your work and all the detail and layers you add to your cards!

  39. Hi Amy,
    You are a prolific blogger. I looke eagerly every day for your postings. Love your style!
    Happy blogoversary.
    Peggy N.

  40. Happy Blog-o-versary Amy! How very sweet of you to giveaway such an amazing set of goodies. THe cloud stamp alone has me crossing my fingers and toes!

  41. w00t w00t congratulations! yay for 2 years--that's so cool :D

    (thanks for the shout out) and here's hoping i win ;) those flair buttons are soo cute!

  42. Amy, Happy 2nd Blogoversary! Time goes fast, doesn't it? Thanks for a chance to win some goodies. I love that HA clouds stamp; I don't have it.

  43. ooh, I love love love that stamp
    happy blogoversary

  44. Happy Blogoversary, sista!! Love your card... owl! How can I not love that! :) The mixture of colours is superb too. The red really popped!

    Thanks for the chance at another blog candy... hope I'm a tad luckier this time...hehehe.... *drooling over the candy!*

  45. Happy blogaversary! Love your cool card and the owl is adorable :) Hope you have a great weekend!

  46. Congratulations on your two-years blogaversary!! I really love your cards!
    Thank you for the chance to win these goodies. I love that clouds stamp and the AC falir!

  47. Velvet flowers ... I'm all in. Love your creations. Thanks for the chance to win some goodies.

  48. love the owl - It makes we want to finish the felt owl I started a year ago...oh dear....

  49. Your big owl always makes me smile, Amy!! Love the colors, striped ribbon, and buttons here!!

  50. Happy Blogaversary, Amy!! Only you can make blue and red look so good! And your fat-free, sugar-free blog candy is yummy!

  51. Wowza! Awesome card!! Love the colors and the owl and the big red letters, so cute!

  52. wow. Love your owl card and the ribbon and buttons. Two years. I think I'm pushing one and a half.

    Happy Blog a versary Amy darling the Queen of owls and nice.

    I hope I win!!

  53. Fabby candy!!! Love it!
    Wow, ya know my blog is almost two years old. Well older but I didn't do anything until Nov. We've been blog buddies since!!! LOVE it :P

  54. Girl... you have been making some cute stuff while I was away from blogland!! I am going to comment on all of them on this one post... since there is candy involved! :) Love your Christmas cards and your owl cards are ADORABLE! I know you love owls so I can't wait to see if you come up with some more for the Embellish challenge. Your cork card is awesome as well!! Love those colors! I have some cork! I think I need to use it!

  55. Congrats on 2 year anniversary!
    Great blog candy Amy ~ I would love to win some of your fav things ~ your cards are beautiful!

  56. Congrats!! And Thank you for the chance, Amy.


  57. happy♥HAPPY♥happpppppeeeeeeeeee blogiversary to you, and many, MANY more!!!

    i love that HA big owl too...and i think you use him better than anyone else does, as well. you are my "owl standard" for sure! in this case, i am WAY DIGGIN' the teal and red with the kraft...such a fabulous and distinctive look!

  58. Wow, two years just fast! Happy Blogging Anniversary of your 2nd darling year! I just cant resist it of your candy set to be dine on my table if I am selected as the winner! Thanks for the chance to win, Amy!

  59. Beautiful card Amy and scrummy candy! I've been a lurker (or should that be stalker!) for a while now and am lovin your blog

  60. sweet owl!

    thank you for the chance to win you 2 years celebration candy!