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Atlantic Hearts Sketch Challenge #30!

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I don't typically do odd shaped cards and I thank Michelle from AHSC for creating a sketch that encourages me to work "outside the box"!  I had a request for a Happy Birthday card for a sweet little girl who is turning 1!  I have been doing tons of Christmas related projects for the past several weeks so it was super fun to do something a little bit different....

The products I used to make this card are  - the Babycakes Paper Packet - Bronze Shimmer Trim - Bronze Glitter Glitz Gel - a craft paper star (from my stash) that I painted with Pearl Create-a-Shade Paint - the 1 is from Irresistibles Houndstooth Alphabet - the "Hooray" is from the Hostess Rewards - Party is On (You can get this stamp set for FREE!) - and  I also stamped Happy Birthday inside the card using the Heartfelt Birthday Wish Mini Stamp.
Thank you for stopping by and I truly appreciate your comments!  Follow the link to check out all the great artwork submitted to the Atlantic Hearts …

Cross Canada Blog Hop.. November!

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Welcome to our November Blog Hop featuring creations made with products from the mini Holiday With Heart Gift Guide.   To purchase any of the items seen in our blog hop today, contact your local consultant to place an order.
We hope that you will take the time to leave comments on our posts, as we love to get feedback from our viewers....whether it was something that you really liked or some new technique that was used that you would like to learn how to do....by leaving us comments, we get to hear what you like, and what you want to see. Thank you… now on to our hop! 
If you have just hopped onto my blog, you can start here as this is a circular hop, but if you want to follow us across Canada then please start at the beginning and join Michelle at My Creations with Michelle.  If you came from Karen of Clearly Precious then you are in the right place!

The Holiday With Heart Gift Guide has some great ideas in it and for this blog hop I wanted to share the Season's Twee…

Atlantic Hearts Sketch Challenge #28!

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So to keep with my current theme of "life has been a bit challenging as of late" my camera has decided to be cranky and the card that I was going to post is currently not available... But I do have a large stash of cards that I haven't posted yet that I made for some recent workshops! 
As always Michelle and Darla of AHSC created a super cute sketch for us to work with and while this card doesn't follow the sketch exactly it is in a similar style.
This card was created using the "Quick Cards - Bright All Night" Stamp (which can be found in the Hostess Rewards Stamp Set section of your Autumn/Winter Idea Book.)  Other materials I used were White Daisy and Twilight Cardstock, Twilight and Cranberry Ink, Cranberry Twine,Stardust Glitz Glitter Gel, a piece of scrap ribbon and a bling button from my stash.
I love the Quick Card stamp sets because they are just that, quick!  To make this card,  I stamped the image and then corner rounded the white daisy cardsto…