Light It Up Blue for Autism Awareness Blog Hop: spread your wings + Blog Candy!


In celebration of today

I’m joining in on the Light It Up Blue for Autism Awareness Blog Hop!

The fun starts HERE.

This will go postal to my cousin’s son who is Autistic.

A big shout out to Veronica & Tenia for putting this hop together!  Thanks to Jessi for inviting me to join in the fun.

If you would like a chance to win a prize from one of many fabulous companies (deets are HERE) 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. Now here is the card I created for today’s hop:
I decided to combine products from just some of the Sponsors of this fun hop:

Make sure you visit the Reverse Confetti blog to see what some of my other teamies designed!

paper crane
reverse confetti – paper crane

mermaid lagoon
butterfly reflections ink – distress spray stain – mermaid lagoon

sequin mix
winnie & walter – 1st birthday bash sequin mix

I decided to give away a collection of blue supplies:


Various Whisker Graphics Bitty Bags

Blue Solid Divine Twine

Misc blue paper clips

We R Memory Keepers Enamel Dots

Washi Tape from Japan♡
(please leave a comment below to be eligible * please make sure there is an email associated with your comment * commenting open until Sunday, April 5th @ 11:59 pm pacific with the winner announced on Monday, April 6th.)

For more information on Autism please visit the Autism Speaks site.  

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119 thoughts on “Light It Up Blue for Autism Awareness Blog Hop: spread your wings + Blog Candy!”

  1. Love love love your card! LOVING how you did that blue background!!! And the Rafflecopter doesn't have anything there?? For me at least … nothing is coming up??

  2. What a lovely card, Amy, love that blue and all your blue goodies! Autism Day is important to so many people, thanks for supporting this cause. Have a good Thursday!

  3. Hi Amy, what a beautiful simple card for this hop, I love the sentiment and wow, love that new distress ink color too!

  4. Girl!!! I love this AWESOME CAS card!! Thanks for being my friend and thanks for participating in this AWESOME hop!! I love you and you ROCK!!

  5. Gorgeous CAS card. LOVE the blue swath beneath the origami bird. This card just makes my heart happy. LOVE it. Easter Blessings to you and your family. Bev

  6. FABULOUS card! LOVE the blue inking behind the paper crane!! And what a great idea for a hop!!!

  7. Such a beautiful card and perfect for this hop! I hope you and your family have a wonderful Easter holiday! 🙂

  8. Your card is beautiful in its' simplicity and so uplifting in its' sentiment!! Perfect for this hop and just amazing – LIKE YOU!!!! Thanks so much for participating and supporting this hop!! I hope you have a REALLY GREAT day!!!

  9. What a fantastic card Amy!!! LOVE the blue watercolor around the origami bird!
    Nina-Marie 🙂

  10. Awesome card Amy. Now I need that stamp set. :-). Thanks for offering up some goodies too. You ROCK!!


  11. I love the simple design of your card… but such a big impact. The bird stamp is outstanding! A beautiful card, Amy… love it!!!

  12. What an amazing CAS card. I love the spot of color you added. Wonderful job. Thanks so much for being apart of the hop.

  13. Amy, like all the others who have commented before me – and those who will come after – I, too, LOVE your card and especially, your generosity with your give away. You are so incredible. Seriously incredible!

  14. What an adorable card! I have two children with autism. Thank you for supporting this cause.

  15. Oh, the photos of you and your peeps….I love them!!; looks like you had a great time!! Love the blue…xxxx

  16. Oooh, always love this origami bird image and the blue with sequins add just the right touch!
    kladd94803 at aol dot com

  17. DELIGHTFUL card Amy, such an ELEGANT design and PERFECT for this AMAZING Blog Hop!!!
    THANK YOU for sharing your CREATIVE INSPIRATION and helping spread the word about Autism Awareness 🙂

  18. Amy I really like your card and I like the fact that you incorporated more than one company (sponsors) in one project. It just goes to show how well the products work together and what wonderful results can be achieved.

  19. LOVE LOVE LOVE!! THANKS for sharing and being apart of the AMAZING Awareness Blog Hop!! =) You ROCK!! Have a FABULOUS EASTER WEEKEND Amy!! =) HUGE HUGS!! =)

  20. Wowza, Amy, this is just amazing. What a fabulous message and I love the origami design. You are so awesome for giving away such a great prize. I love your kind, generous heart!

  21. Amy!!!
    seriously this is so crisp so clean so CAS and SO ADORABLE
    lovely creation Amy
    wish I am the lucky one get this candy
    I never got any card from you Amy
    I wish we can exchange card one day….
    just in case I win my birthday is at 10 April will be a nice bday gift from Amy..
    Great Post Amy…
    (I love and proud to join this hop and hope you like to hop back to my card it is #155)

  22. 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! Thank you to all the sponsors for supporting this cause.

  23. This card is perfect for this hop. Fabulous sentiment. Thanks so much for helping to raise awareness of Autism. Having taught many, many students I know first hand how rewarding and oft times frustrating it can be.

  24. As I was scrolling along this hop, I was thinking, "MAN! I bet Amy is glad that she doesn't have to manage this massive hop." 🙂 Your card is fresh and lovely. The tiny bit of glimmer is a perfect addition and that sentiment is sheer perfection for this hop.

  25. This is a beautiful card. I love that origami bird stamp and the sentiment is perfect.

  26. the card is very minimalist but so pretty. I recently got the origami stamp but I haven't used it yet.
    Now I have a beautiful idea for my next card.
    thanks for sharing.

  27. This is so striking Amy!!! The simplicity of it is just beautiful-you have that magic touch for sure!

    Thanks for the opportunity to win your blog candy as well. My email address is

    ♥ Sue Kment

  28. Beautiful sentiment on your lovely card!
    Thanks for joining this important hop and for the chance to win some lovely goodies.
    <3 J

    jwoolbright at gmail dot com

  29. What a fabulous card! I LOVE the clean design and wonderful use of color! I'm sure your cousin's son will love it! HUGS! 🙂 Mynn xx

  30. What a fabulous card, Amy! I LOVE that sentiment— love the ink— LOVE it all <3 THANKS for leaving love on my blog! You made my day <3 HUGS!

  31. Wonderful card for a wonderful cause! Thank you for being a part of this blog hop and helping to spread the much needed info about autism! Can't wait to see what everyone else made! Thank you!

  32. Wow. This card appears simple but really invokes the feeling of encouragement. Such a perfect card for a this cause.

  33. Gorgeous. Gorgeous. Gorgeous card!! I loooove that look over the origami image and beautiful sentiment! So lovely and inspiring! ❤️

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