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Tuesday, October 19, 2010

Hello and Welcome to Hero Arts Week!

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First let us say Hello!!


and Welcome!!

...to all of the new Hero Arts fans joining us this week!

We've loved reading your comments and hearing you've found us through our partnership with Hero Arts!

Glue Arts is known for our adhesive products with our Glue Glider Pro and our Adhesive Squares (and Extreme Adhesive) standing in the forefront. These two products are truly what every crafter needs. That and our 3D Combo Pac! Oh and our Vellum Adhesive and let's not forget our Ribbon Adhesive...and the list goes on and on. You can see all of our products online at our Glue Arts website. And you can shop there too!!

We hope you'll stay a while, browse through our blog (we have so many fantastic projects with tutorials!) and make yourself comfortable here!!!

Yesterday we kicked off the week with projects from Designers Kristen Swain and Danielle Flanders whose projects we know you loved!

Today Designers Lindsay Wahl and Jenn Ellefson we think will do the same!!!




In Full Bloom
Designer: Lindsay Wahl

Glue Glider Pro Perma Tac, 3-d combo pack
Hero Arts Delicate Blossoms
American Crafts cardstock & Thickers
We R Memory Keepers patterned paper  & border sticker
October Afternoon alphabet stickers
Sizzix die cut machine & Top Note die cut
Stampin’ Up ink  & markers
5”x 7” photo


Instructions:
1. Stamp flowers onto white cardstock. Color flowers and cut them out.
2. Die cut journaling block. Cut it in half and trim away the border on one of the halves. Adhere the two pieces together with Pro. Add journaling and adhere to black cardstock.
3. Use 3-d combo pack and Pro to layer flowers around the journaling block. 
4. Adhere photo 2” from the top and right side of the cardstock. Adhere patterned paper strips and border stickers along the edge of the photo. Add date to photo.
5. Use 3-d combo pack and Pro to layer flowers In the corner of the photo.
6. Add title and flower.





Love Card
Designer: Jenn Ellefson


Glue Arts products: Repositionable cartridge (for masking), U Cut It, PermaTac cartridge, Mini Adhesive Square
Cardstock: Papertrey Ink
Coloring: Twinkling H2Os, Copic Airbrush
Ink: Memento Tuxedo Black, Papertrey Ink Pure Poppy
Baker's Twine: Papertrey Ink



A special note today ...we'd like to send out a heartfelt thanks to Designer Jenn Ellefson! Jenn has decided to step down from the team!! She and her beautiful work will be missed! You can still keep up with Jenn on her personal blog!!  We wish you all the best Jenn!!!



For those new to us...all month long we're honoring October being National Breast Cancer Awareness month we will be celebrating with specials for you all month long. This week's specials are for... 

Glue Arts Ribbon Adhesive, Glue Rings, Vellum Adhesive, Adhesive Squares, Extreme Squares and our Micro Squares!! WOW That is one list!! Simply place an order today and you'll receive 15% off all of these Adhesive products (using code BCD15) and FREE SHIPPING!! Plus Glue Arts will donate an additional 5% of your order sale to the Susan G Komen Foundation. Each week we'll highlight a new product for you to purchase at this specials savings.


And we'll tuck into every order a special Glue Arts Car Accent Breast Cancer Ribbon! We're all Pros for the Cure!!

And as we mentioned yesterday....it would not be quite as fun this week during our Hero Arts promo week if we didn't have some fun and offer a giveaway right? You can win this week simply by signing up to follow our blog, by leaving us a comment and by being our fan on Facebook as well! Each time you post a comment this week...you'll up your chances at winning this fantastic stamp set!



Hero Arts has generously provided this sweet stamp giveaway ($31.50 retail value) for us to offer to you...our fans!


How do you win this? Well it's simple!


Just leave a comment on today's post. We'll accumulate all those comments left this week and pick a random winner to receive these beautiful Hero Arts products ALONG WITH Glue Arts Ribbon Adhesive, our 3D Combo Pack (perfect for cardmaking!) and our Adhesive Squares!

Be sure to leave a comment to win!! And don't forget to visit the Hero Arts Blog to see more ideas and for more chances to win!!   

135 comments:

  1. Such lovely creations! I'm a huge fan of ya'll both!

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  2. Such pretty cards---so different but with the same stamps.
    LOVE the little girl with the yellow flowers!
    Hear Arts giveaway is great!
    Margaret gurney

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  3. Thanks to Hero Arts I found your blog. I LOVE a blog with a 'cause' and a sense of humour (scrabble title)!! Today's projects are FANTABULOUS!!! Can't wait to see the rest of the week creations!!

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  4. You've done such fantastic things with this stamp. The layout is a flower garden. You have to love a give-away.

    I'll have to check out your ribbon adhesive.

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  5. Great projects!
    thanks for the chance to win

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  6. Fabulous projects! I love all of the dimension.

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  7. Gorgeous projects. The colors are so bright and cheery! TFS

    Thanks for the chance to win.

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  8. I love Hero Arts, and have just started using the Glue Glider. Great combination of products!

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  9. The layout is sweet and the little girl is adorable ! Cute, cute card too!

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  10. Absolutely gorgeous cards!! Fabulous colors!! =)
    Hugs, SannaS

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  11. Those projects are gorgeous. LOVE the layered flowers!

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  12. I am loving all the 3D things that you girls did! They are really eye catching!

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  13. I love that your supporting Breast cancer awareness! I'm super excited to see what this week has in store! Thanks forthe chance to win.

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  14. Great projects! I'm enjoying your blog with all the pretties and how to make them! Thanks for sharing.

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  15. Wow the layout is gorgeous. Love the pop of color with the flowers.

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  16. What a beautiful little girl! What a beautiful layout!....Love the projects shown. Will def have to get some 3d adhesive when I get my glue glider pro!

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  17. I am loving the layout and the contrast of the yellows and black, beautiful and stunning. The card is so simple but beautiful. I love this stamp from Hero Arts and the way Glue arts works so well with these two project. Way to go.

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  18. Gorgeous projects! Love that LO! So pretty! Love that you are teaming up with Hero Arts! Two great blogs!

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  19. What a beautiful card and love the colors you used. The page layout is very sweet and love the yellow against the black card stock. The right amount of embellishments and does not take way from the sweet photo.

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  20. Love the yellow on black lo. Just striking!!

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  21. Oh my!!! I loving the dimention you gals are giving thses projects

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  22. REALLY love those poppies (yellow is just as pretty as red)! Thanks for a chance to win the goodies, too!

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  23. An incredibly beautiful layout! Thanks for sharing!

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  24. Beautiful layout and card!! Both wonderful projects :)

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  25. The yellow is beautiful and so eye cathing. A girl can never have enought adhesive. These I would love to try. Thanks for the chance.....and I love the blog.

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  26. love those poppies! thanks for teaming up with hero arts to give up double the inspiration this week!!

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  27. So glad I found this blog! You guys do a wonderful job and get me soooo inspired!

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  28. Awesome layout, love those papers with that photo!

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  29. Great layout and card! I would love to win those stamps! I just became a follower of your blog.

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  30. What a wonderful layout - definitely one I'm going to try! Thanks for the inspiration - love your glue glider!!

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  31. What an adorable little girl in that layout!!!! She is just a DOLL!!!!
    ....Sharon

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  32. Fantastic creations! What a fun giveaway! :-)

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  33. Hai! So nice to see all your ideas! You make me happy with all those stamps! I'm waiting.... Have a nice day!!

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  34. Wonderful projects....Love it. The little girl with yellow is sooo super cute.

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  35. beautiful..!! the flowers really 'pop' with the help of glue dots and fab colouring!

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  36. Beautiful inspiring goodies here! Just love the girls creative style. Thanks for a chance.

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  37. beautiful projects!! loved the layout!!

    I just visited the Glue Arts Store Online...it seems you do not ship international...sigh!!

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  38. These ladies can certainly fancy cut! I'm going to have to practice because I love this look.

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  39. Been there, done that! Have been to both sites on Facebook and on the blogs. Thank you for all the inspiration that you give us.

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  40. The delicate blossoms are beautiful! I am so excited because I am pretty sure I own it - just haven't used it yet :)

    golightly23 at msn dot com

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  41. Love the bold colours on todays projects!

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  42. Love both of today's gorgeous projects!

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  43. Both of the projects today are great! I always enjoy seeing what others are creating.
    stamping sue

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  44. Beautiful cards! Love those flowers and love that stamp set! I would definitely use that for my Christmas cards this year!!!

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  45. Fabulous inspiration! I'm heading over to your website to learn more about your products.

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  46. Beautiful, beautiful work!!! Love my GlueGlider Pro. Just learned about some of your other products, can't wait to try them!

    I am now a follower of your blog :)

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  47. Always lots of inspiration here, and such a talented team. Has to be fun using all these spectacular products.
    Wonderful layout sweetie with such great colors.

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  48. I love that flower. I so wish I had the talent of all your designers. Maybe someday I will.

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  49. I love Jenn's beautiful poppy card! And Lindsay's page is pretty with that sweet photo! Thanks for the chance to win these yummy Hero Arts stamps!

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  50. Glue Arts is amazing me with these wonderful projects! what a great partnership with GA and hero arts! I would love to add these products to my growing list of MUST HAVES!

    thanks!

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  51. great projects! thanks for the chance to win

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  52. Wow stunning projects!!

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  53. I Love today's card and layout. Thanks for the chance to win.

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  54. Beautiful project and thanks for a great giveaway!!

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  55. beautiful layout- love how the flowers stick off of the page!

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  56. Love the dimension on your LO Lindsay, and Jenn your card is beautiful 2 - Good Luck to you!
    I'm so excited about all of these giveaways! I could really use the adhesive supplies! And stamps - a girl can never never ever have enough of them, especially HA stamps~ (sorry, for some reason it wouldn't let me log in with my AIM).
    Renee VanEpps (monkeyshak3@aol.com)

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  57. So much fun to see new ideas each day! Thanks!

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  58. You've done it again--paired your great products with Hero Arts super stamps to make wonderful projects to wow us. Thanks for the inspiration.

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  59. wow! your tutorials are so complete-so now I will have to review your previous tutorials to see somke more lovely creativity!
    Thanks
    Holly

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  60. Thanks for the inspiration and the instructions!

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  61. What wonderful projects. I'm loving the colours! Margaret K.

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  62. Pretty layout and card, sorry to hear Jenn is leaving.

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  63. beautiful! Love Hero Arts and can't wait to get my hands on a Glue Glider Pro!

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  64. Lovely card! Thanks for the giveaway!

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  65. I love my Glue Glider Pro and the chance to get a free cartridge is a bonus. And Hero Arts I've been buying for 25 years and love them all.

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  66. I'm so glad I found your blog! It's terrific. Thanks for a chance to win thses greest products.

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  67. What a gorgeous LO page. The black and yellow are sooo pretty!

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  68. I just love the dimension created by the layering - nice job!

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  69. Wonderful projects! I especially love the layout with all the layered yellow flowers.

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  70. Nice samples of layering. I have the stamps in question, but would never have thought about layering! Great job!

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  71. Great projects!

    Thanks to Hero Arts and Glue Arts for being such great companies!

    Carol B

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  72. Beautiful projects!! Thanks for the opportunity for an amazing giveaway!!

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  73. Fabulous layout and card! Great color combinations on them both!
    DeniseB

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  74. Love those holiday stamps! Beautiful page too!

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  75. I love poppies, great card. Great glue products, I bought the glue gun for my Mom.

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  76. Great giveaway and projects. The layout is fabulous!

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  77. These are georgeous projects. Hero Arts and Glue arts are some of my favorite products.

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  78. I just love those flowers...

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  79. I wouldn't have thought to do yellow on black, but it really pops. Love the flowers.

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  80. Thanks for the inspiration. I was reading about your vellum glue...I'm a little skeptical. I have never found anything that works well with vellum. Love the projects here though.

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  81. WOW! Another great day of fab creations! Love the way the flowers pop!! Thanks for sharing!!

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  82. The dimension on the flowers in these projects is just beautiful!

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  83. I love these flowers.. Oh now I want and need them.

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  84. LOVE the layout using the yellow poppies - magic!

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  85. Another fabulous day of projects. Love the pink flowers and the yellow flowers really pop.

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  86. Love this blog! Love the ideas. Lovely give away too.
    Naneruth

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  87. Such beautiful projects and love the flowers!

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  88. Great work especially the lovely layout. So pretty!

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  89. Another day of beautiful projects teaming Hero Arts and Glue Arts!

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  90. I love these fab projects using the "Poppy" stamps from Hero Arts. Just beautiful!

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  91. Great Projects and giveaway.

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  92. Wonderful projects and love both of your blogs!

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  93. What a beautiful little girl! And the scrapbook page ain't half bad either. (LOL) Love the red poppies.

    I have that stamp and haven't even used it yet. Guess I have so very nice samples and need to get moving. Thanks.

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  94. Thank you for the chance to win such a fabulous giveaway! LOVE your blog. I'll be back!

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  95. What a super giveaway...thanks for the chance of winning some awesome products.
    smiles...Tammy

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  96. I love both of your blogs and your products as well.

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  97. I love the poppies! They are beautiful on Lindsay's lovely LO and Jenn's gorgeous card. In Canada we sell poppy lapel pins to raise money and honour our veterans on Remembrance Day. Thanks for a chance to win!!

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  98. What a great team! Now twice the info, projects and talent. Everyone in the future will benefit so thanks for everything.

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  99. The Poppies look sooo real!!! HOLY COW!!! OUTSTANDING!!! Thanks for the chance to win!

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  100. Love the cards today and looking forward to more during Hero Arts week!

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  101. Fantastic projects today. Love all the layering etc

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  102. I love to see that you did a scrapbook page today. The layered flowers look great on that.

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  103. Loooove the stamps (and of course, the adhesive!) Very cool card with the raised poppies, btw! :)

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  104. Wow - all those flowers are amazing, and I love the dimension the adhesive brings!

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  105. Such beautiful flowers. I so love the LO and card!

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  106. Awesome projects! THanks for sharing!

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  107. Great looking cards!! Glue Glider Pro is the best.

    Mike_bizup@hugoboos.com

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  108. Such wonderful ideas!!

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  109. Best giveaway for Christmas. I love all your masterpieces.

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  110. Oooh I love those pretty flowers, just stunning!!! Wonderful inspiration ladies!

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  111. Wow I so love that layout done with Yellow poppies instead of red. What a great way to change things up. That card is just gorgeous and love the bright and cheeriness that it brings. Great job.

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  112. Love the projects with Hero Arts and Glue Arts products. Beautiful!

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  113. I just bought my glue glider and I can't wait to use it!! The projects are truly beautiful!

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  114. Oh my - OH MY! Love the black background makes the photo and flowers pop :) And the card is lovely...

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  115. More great projects. I need to check out the ribbon and vellum adhesives. Thanks for a chance to win.

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  116. Wow! I love the layout. The colors are perfect.

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  117. Lovely layout and beautiful projects...

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  118. That is a beautiful layout. I love the layered flowers. Love that Hero Arts and Glue Arts have teamed up for the week.

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  119. I have just learned about you through Hero Arts...wonderful products! Thanks for sharing your beautiful projects :)

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  120. great project and so colorful. I am a fan of Hero Arts.....thanks for a chance to win..

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  121. Love the layout and card. TFS>

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  122. Oh my two more wonderful creations, they are both beautiful in there on own way.
    Kim xXx

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  123. The poppy stamp is fantastic!!! I really like the way you matched it to the flowers n the layout!!

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