Hello, Ai Fans!
It's Thursday, so it's time for some big news! Here's a sneak peak at Karen's gorgeous card with one of our new Christmas sets!
Before we dive into a Christmas wonderland, let's wrap up our previous challenge for playing with water based inks!
Top Spot is awarded to...
Congrats, Nathalie! The gentle way you colored the With Love Window really completes your wintery card! Be sure to email email@example.com with your address to claim your prize pack!
Jenny, your shoppers look so fashionable in their watercolored garb! Cute colors! And Marie, you've created such a lovely watercolor scene with the Flower Cart! And you gotta love the little furry friend, too! Don't forget to email firstname.lastname@example.org with your address and a set of your choice! And thanks to everyone who played along with our challenge! Just in case you missed our post yesterday, we're starting up Watercolor Wednesdays! Check out our new watercolor tutorial and find out more here!
This year, we wanted to add some short and round characters along with a bit of humor for the holidays. We hope you enjoy these sets as you spread holiday cheer in your cardmaking! Check out the video below for a peek at the new sets!
It's a new release, which means a new challenge! Karen is here to show us what's she's been up to! Take it away, Karen!
Hello Ai fans! I'm pretty excited, because with the launch of the Ai Christmas stamps - it is officially Holiday Card Season here on the Ai blog!!
Today I'm sharing what I'm calling an "Opening Easel Card" - using Ai's brand new Square Easel Die (Sku #4699), and Twinkle in Tangle (Sku #4665). Here is a photo of it, tied shut:
Copics used: E11, E00, E000, C7, C5, C3, C1, R59, R27, R24, R22, R20, Y35, Y32, G28, G24, G21, YG05, YG03, YG01, B26, B24, B23, B21
Thanks, Karen! This opening easel card is oh-so cute! Such a cute way to show Santa and Mrs. Claus! Okay, everyone, lets see what your Christmas looks like in 2015! Join in our challenge and share a Christmas creation!
Here are the challenge rules …
✻ Please make a new card or creation. You can make any crafty item you wish; this is not limited to cards!
✻ Limit two submissions per person. You will receive extra votes if you use Art Impressions stamps!
✻ The Ai Challenge is open to everyone, international submissions are welcome!
✻ Include a link back to the Ai Blog or grab our button on the top right of our sidebar!
✻ Share the Ai love by clicking and commenting your fellow crafters.
✻ Make sure to get your link up by Wednesday, November 18 at 5:00 p.m. PST to enter your creations.
✻ Good luck and happy stamping!