DS195 & Light it up BLUE, Autism Awareness (and some Blog CANDY!)


Hello and welcome to the Light It Up Blue For Autism Awareness Blog Hop! Over the years we have met and befriended a few families with Autistic children… these kids have always touched my heart… they are amazing children!!  But this card is in honor of a little boy who loves to wear costumes and dress up and his Mom, whom I swear is secretly Super Mom! I see pictures of this little boy or read stories about him and his sweet little face always warms my heart and makes me smile!  For today's hop we have so many fantastic sponsors that have shown their support for Autism Awareness and you can see the complete list >here<.  If you would like a chance to win a prize from one of these fabulous companies leave a comment on this blog, and any of the other blogs participating in today's hop! Winners will be chosen at random and will be announced on Monday April 6. I also have BLOG CANDY, scroll down for details! Now here is the card I created for today's hop!


For today's card I used Superman Lucas from the You're Fangtastic set by Kraftin Kimmie stamps.  I tried keeping him in all BLUE, but I did have to add a little "Superman red"!  The layout is this week's Deconstructed Sketch, DS195 (see below).  My card is about the normal width, but it is taller… LOVE the look of this size!


For today's little hop, I am also offering some BLOG CANDY!  This is the NEW March Distress color, Mermaid Lagoon… you will receive a new, unopened full size ink pad along with a reinker!!!  Just leave a comment on my post, and I'll announce the winner on the 6th as well! 


Because this is also my card for this week's Deconstructed Sketch, here is the sketch and links to the rest of the Deconstructed Girls… happy hopping!


Be sure to check out the creations of the Deconstructed Sketch Girls for a little crafty inspiration and then head on over to the Deconstructed Sketch Blog to play along and link up your creation!

43 thoughts on “DS195 & Light it up BLUE, Autism Awareness (and some Blog CANDY!)

  1. SUCH a great card!!! Love the background papers that were chosen to accent him!! Also LOVE that wood veneer word – IT IS AWESOME!!! You have designed and styled a winner card here!!! Love it to pieces!!! Thanks so much for participating and supporting this hop!! I hope you have a REALLY GREAT day!!!


  2. Your card is amazing Tangii! I love it!! 🙂 That stamp is perfect for this blog hop. 🙂 I love your take on the sketch too!


  3. HI Tangil your card is really cuuute
    Love that little boy like a superman
    and nice using the sketch and nice embelishment too you have there
    (I love and proud to join this hop and hope you like to hop back to my card it is #155)
    my email address is monik1973 at yahoo dot com


  4. I was delighted to find this blog hop in aid of Autism as our 8yo son has low spectrum autism. He is a wonderful boy, much loved by many. Your card is brilliant! This was our son aged 5 in his homemade super hero outfit, (blue pillow case as a cape)and he still likes to dress up at times! Thank you and all the sponsors for supporting this cause.


  5. EEEeeee! This is SOOoooo cute!!! Love the whole thought process behind the card and I love the little embellishment pointer thingy you added. Also – thanks for the chance to win that AMAZING prize!
    bexcruger at gmail dot com


  6. Thank you for sharing your connection with autism, and especially, for creating a most impressive card for this wonderful cause. Your super hero is fabulous!


  7. SUPER CUTE and SUPER COOL card Tangii 🙂
    LOVE your AWESOME little hero and FABULOUS card design, so many pretty layers!!!
    THANK YOU for sharing your CREATIVE INSPIRATION and being part of this AMAZING event for a great cause 🙂


  8. Oh Tangii this is awesome! Love that little superhero and even more fab how he reminds you of someone 🙂 I’m so glad you could join in this hop that is making my heart sing 🙂


  9. Super cute card, that little guy is adorable. Love the wood chip piece you added too. I love the new blue, Mermaid Lagoon, from Ranger and don’t have it yet. Thanks for the chance to win.


  10. This is such a wonderful card!! Love the sparkle on the button!!!
    Thanks for participating in this important hop and thanks for offering a chance at such amazing blog candy. We are all drooling!!! Eeeek!
    ❤ J
    jwoolbright at gmail dot com


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