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Tuesday, October 18, 2011

Treats Not Tricks with Authentique and GlueArts!


It's all about the treats today as we pair up with Authentique's new Glowing collection!



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Designer Kristen Swain has tricked out a tin and turned it into quite a fright! Our Adhesive Squares ensure bats stay in the belfry if you know what we mean!!lol

And Designer Lisa Day has a Trick or Treat card sure to bring out the goblins (or hungry kiddos looking for candy!) 

Our GlueArts U Cut It Foam gives added dimension without too much bulk!

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Trick or Treat Card
GlueArts Goblin: Lisa Day

Supplies:
Glue Arts High Tac Pro Cartridge and Handle
Glue Arts Raisens
Glue Arts U-Cut It Foam
Glue Arts Extreme Adhesive Squares
Authentique Glowing

Step 1: Cut a diagonal strip of the Howling paper and score it every inch and then fold back and forth to pleat.


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Step 2: Add a die-cut sentiment to the top of your card and layer on some ribbon.

Step 3: Cut out the spider web and the spider and adhere it to the left side of the card and layer on your pleated paper.


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Step 4: Punch out two postage stamps out of patterned paper and two from the diecuts and layer them together using Glue Arts Raisens. Adhere them to your card.

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Step 5: Add the Smell my Feet sentiment to the card using the High Tac adhesive and then layer on the Shakespeare quote with some U-Cut It Foam.


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Step 6: Adhere some buttons on your card using Adhesive Squares.



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Halloween Treat Tin
GlueArts Designer:- Kristen "Spooky" Swain


Materials:

Authentique Glowing collection
Glue Arts Hot Glue Gun and Glue Sticks, Perma Tac adhesive, UCUTIT foam
styrofoam balls
bamboo skewers
brown ink
silver pipe cleaners
Cricut Machine
October 31st (spider), Create a Critter ( leaf), Happy Hauntings ( bats), Plantin Schoolbook ( border)
Black Cardstock
buttons/twine/kraft shred/glitter
paint
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Instructions:
1. Cut diamond shapes in patterned paper, using design as guide. Wrap around tin and adhere to tin with Perma Tac.
2. Cut 1.25 inch border and wrap around paint can towards top, adhere with Perma Tac.
3. Hot Glue silver pipe cleaner around top edge of paint can. Then use Cricut machine and cut out black border, adhere to can around bottom.
4. Usee punch out diecut and adhere to paint can with UCutIt foam, then adhere to front of can.
5. Cut out spider using Cricut Machine, then attach to can with twine, adhere other diecuts to can with UCutIt foam. Add button and twine to diecut.

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6. Form pumpkins by sculpting round balls, paint with white paint.
7. Adhere kraft shred to top of can using Hot glue.

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8. Hot Glue pumpkins to top of can, then adhere pipe cleaners to pumpkins, twisting them around a pencil for curls.
9. Ink bamboo skewer then insert in top of pumpkin, hot glue in place. Cut out leaves using Cricut Machine and hot glue into place, use a liquid glue and clear glitter to glitter leaves.


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10. Cut out two each of bats using Cricut Machine then adhere them together with Hot Glue onto wires, stick wires into pumpkins and hot glue into place. Add black gems in center of bats.
11. Finish pumpkin can with more curled wires and black glittered leaves.


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So what gives you a fright on Halloween night? It is bumps in the night?? 


We have a  feeling you'll be happy to have a bit of a fright when we let you know we're giving away a set of the Authentique Glowing collection...that includes one of each paper and stickers to match!

And to help all those pretty little things stick to your frightful project, we're going to include our NEW PRO+ multi-directional cartridge, our PRO handle and our 3D Combo Pac!  


Just leave a comment on today's post and next Monday's we'll scare up a random new winner! It's that easy! 

Be sure to visit the Authentique blog all this week to see what their talented team of tricksters have created as well with our new Glue Glider PRO+ cartridge and adhesives!! You might even have a chance to win some spooktacular products!! 


69 comments:

  1. Love love love the tin! Thank you for sharing!

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  2. Wow! Great projects! Thanks for sharing the inspiration!

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  3. fantastic projects really loving this line. thanks for the chance to win.

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  4. love that card! the tin would be perfect for a neighbor wouldn't it? thanks for the inspiration!

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  5. These are amazing. I love how you pleated the paper.

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  6. love the projects! Keep them coming please!

    Anne

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  7. JEESH, I love both of your projects---they are amazing as usual. I just can't get over how cool your Halloween projects have been...

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  8. LOVE LOVE LOVE that tin, and those white pumpkins... amazing! hugs

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  9. wow amazing projects... This week rocks...Love it all

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  10. Cute card! LOVE the treat tin!! What a fun idea!

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  11. ohh love these projects! So cute!
    kacee

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  12. This bucket has awesome cuteness!! Love it and the ideas that went into it!!

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  13. Wonderful projects,love that bucket. Hauntingly creative!

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  14. Awesome projects! Love that tin and that card!

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  15. Oh my goodness, look at all the fun! Love it, love Halloween! And the styrofoam pumpkins, so cute and clever!

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  16. Holy Crow! The hits just keep on coming! I love the tin and that card!

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  17. LOVEEEE THIS PROJECTS!! TFS§ beautiful combinations of the papers and the colors!! Great projects!! Hugs.. Maggy :)

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  18. The treat tin is an absolute delight.I've been trying to come up with something special for my youngest son and his wife-this is definitely it.Thank you Kristin & Glue Arts!

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  19. Awesome projects! Love the treat tin!

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  20. LOVe today's projects...fabulous!

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  21. Such great projects! And a chance to win a great prize! Woot!

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  22. Outstanding! Love these projects!

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  23. Authentique is absolutley awesome...love the designs! I would love to win the PRO...looks like a fantastic new gun!

    Debbie Y.

    dabblesbydeb at yahoo dot com

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  24. Love the treat tin and other projects today!

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  25. I love the projects, I need to try some of these. Thanks for the chance to win. Debbie K (sweetme929 @ yahoo.com)

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  26. What fun projects and who doesn't want to win!

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  27. Great project and love the Fall colors of Authentique Glowing ~ would love to win it! Yeah for Glue Arts & Authentique.

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  28. wonderful projects. Love the pail with all the layering, textures, and colors. thank you for sharing.

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  29. Great Projects, especially luvvvv the Treat Tin :-) Thanks for a chance to win the new glue glider pro!

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  30. What great projects. Love them!
    Deb L

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  31. These are AMAZING creations shared today! WOW! Now I'm in the Halloween mood:)

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  32. Wow! you are not kidding that I am in the Halloween mood after seeing how yummy this collection is! Love the Glue glider I have but would love to try this new one! Trick or Treat!

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  33. Absolutely stunning!! Authentic Glowing collection is gorgeous! Love these projects!!!

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  34. Such cute and fun projects! I absolutely love the treat tin and how detailed it is! What a fun idea!

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  35. What wonderful projects with so much detail!

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  36. Spookalicious projects! I love it when crafters think outside the box! Thanks for sharing! I love them! TFS CallyAnn
    http://callyanncraftycreations.blogspot.com

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  37. WOW - great projects!!!

    LOVE the pleated paper and black-leafed pumpkins :)

    Thank you for the chance to win :)

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  38. Wow That is a wonderful creation. I have not heard of this glue. I would love to give it a try. Love all the cool elements in the paper and the great color.
    Linda
    Scrapcat Cards by Linda

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  39. I love these projects. They are just so darn cute. Thanks for the chance to be a winner. I am keeping my fingers crossed!!!

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  40. I love Halloween! These are great projects! Fun decorative ideas!

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  41. I just love these Bootiful projects! Love the Glue Glider Pro, so this on must be amazing!

    Donna Woods Fiskateer 6036

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  42. What cool embellishments! So much to look at. Love seeing papercrafting on a 3D object, too.

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  43. Love these fun, festive projects! Spooktacular!

    Carol B
    ciaoitalia2007(at)gmail(dot)com

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  44. Love the projects you have been sharing!,But WoW you are really being kind with all these great giveaways for your glue glider pro and paper lines, the last few weeks> Thank you for the chance!!!

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  45. Love the card, Love the papers!

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  46. Beautiful projects, so much fun detail achieved with the GA products! Love the paper too :)

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  47. This came out fantastic! If I win, I can copy it :)

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  48. In the past haven't been a big fan of Halloween, but with these cute projects I like it more and more!

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  49. I love the pleated paper. Thanks for including the instructions. I have a score board, but am still trying to figure out how to get the most use out of it. :)

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  50. I am so in love with these projects and the paper...

    Janie Boots
    boots3103@hotmail.com

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  51. Sure needed one today. I think it would be perfect for my Christmas projects.

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  52. Love all your cute projects, awesome!

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  53. Would love to win this paper. Very cute.

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