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Saturday, November 5, 2011

Welcome Back to the Handmade Holiday Blog Hop with GlueArts!





Hello and Welcome back to Day Two of the Handmade Holidays Blog Hop!!!

We'’ve gathered designers from some of our favorite manufacturers to show you ways to create something from the heart this holiday season. This 3 day Hop includes over 60 stops with inspiration brimming from every corner. Explore all thoughtful and frugal handmade gifts you could make for the holidays, all in one place on this Hop!
To sweeten to Hop, we’re offering a gift for you! For every comment you leave on our GlueArts blog as well as our GlueArts Designer blogs in the Hop, you wi’ll be entered to win a prize pack from GlueArts!!

We're giving away our MUST HAVE Embellishment Kit which is filled with all of our favorite products! 


Along with our Glue Glider PRO Handle and our new PRO+ Cartridge! It's new glideability and option to flip the cartridge to change from a pull to push is like nothing you've tried before!! And a definite....PLUS+!


For an extra entry...we invite you to find us on Facebook! Simply "LIKE" us and post a comment on our wall that you've found us from the Handmade Holiday Hop for an extra entry!  

Visit the list of blogs below and leave a comment on each by Nov 7, 2011 at 11:59 PM PST. Each day we will be sharing a brand new list of blogs with brand new projects for you to explore, be inspired by, and create from!



Nov 5
Clearsnap – http://clearsnap.blogspot.com
Spellbinders  http://www.spellbinderspaperarts.com/Community/Blog.aspx
Hampton Art - http://blog.hamptonart.com/
Zutter – http://binditall.blogspot.com/
Graphic45 – http://g45papers.typepad.com/
Donna Salazar Designs – http://donnasalazar.typepad.com/
The Twinery - http://www.thetwineryblog.com/
Authentique Paper http://authentiquepaper.blogspot.com/
Glue Arts - http://gluearts.blogspot.com/
Jan Hennings – Glue Arts http://papercraftpleasures.blogspot.com/
Kim Sonksen – Donna Salazar Designs - http://kimsonksen.blogspot.com/
Jamie Harper – Hampton Art www.jamieharper.typepad.com
Jenny Suchin – The Twinery http://www.suchins.blogspot.com/
Heather Conklin– Authentique Paper  http://goldiecar.blogspot.com/
Gloria Stengel- Graphic 45 http://gloriascraps.blogspot.com/
Christine Emberson - Spellbinders http://hope-chances.blogspot.com/
Julie Overby – Spellbinders http://joverby.blogspot.com/
Mary Dawn Quirindongo – Clearsnap http://mypinkmexico.blogspot.com/
Lea Sanders – Zutter http://leasanders.wordpress.com/
Tara Orr – Graphic45 http://eachmoment-onlyonce.blogspot.com/
Patti Milazzo – Glue Arts -  http://pattimilazzo.blogspot.com/
Emily Lanham – Authentique Paper http://createserendipity.blogspot.com/
Jessy  Christopher – Donna Salazar Designs - www.teacherjessy.blogspot.com


And here's a sneak peek of what Designer Jan Hennings has today for you on her blog! A beautiful countdown to Christmas Set of ornaments!! Amazing!!






12 Days of Christmas Ornaments
GlueArts Designer: Jan Hennings


Supplies: 
Glue Gun and Glue Sticks, Perma Tac and Glue Glider Pro (Glue Arts) 
Cardstock (Authentique) 
Glimmer Mist and Glimmer Glaze(Tattered Angels)
Really Reasonable Ribbon
Newspaper
Basically Bare felt shapes and chipboard
Glass Bead Gel Medium and Molding Paste (Golden)
jingle bells, wooden and metal hangers,vintage milk caps, sewing machine
crystals(Making Memories)
tags (Kraft Outlet)
floral picks
Rosette Die and Tape (Tim Holtz)
Mica Flakes (Melissa Frances)
game pieces




Here's a peek at what you'll find today on Designer Patti Milazzo's blog too!



Snowman Treat Jar 
GlueArts Designer: Patti Milazzo 

*Be sure to visit Patti's blog for all the information and instructions too!



Clearsnap Ink: Chestnut Roan Chalk Ink
Bo Bunny:
 Blitzen Pattern Paper – Turtle Doves, Snow Globe, Blitzen, Stripe and Reindeer Games
Blitzen Combo Stickers, Jewels and Buttons
Fiskars Americas Tools: Round ‘n Round Squeeze Punches and Scallop Paper Edgers
Scor-Pal Tool
Other supplies: Wooden craft doll head; jar with lid proportionate to head; candies/treats to fill; glitter glue; silver tinsel pipe cleaner; red ribbon; black and white acrylic paint






Christmas Gift Packages
GlueArts Designer: Grace Tolman

Designer Note:
With the sign of the times, it's getting harder to give our family and friends gifts that would WOW them. So even if it's a homemade or inexpensive gift, make them feel extra special with altered gift containers and packages. Here's three options that you can easily whip up today!



Supplies:
GlueArts Adhesives Squares
Glue Glider Pro


Be sure to stop by Grace's blog for a full tutorial on how Grace made these amazing Christmas packages!!





And speaking of Holiday ideas...be sure to pick up the latest issue of Simply Handmade Holidays and Create Holidays from Northridge Media!


Our very own Andrea Budjack has the cover project and both issues are filled with our Designers...Audrey Petti, Lesley Landgon, Kristen Swain, Grace Tolman, and Leslie Ashe too!! 


A big congrats to Andrea and our talented team of Designers!


We'll see you right back here tomorrow for more holiday ideas!!! 

199 comments:

  1. Pretty packaging. Love the colors of it too.

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  2. Awesome projects!! Love the gift packages :)

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  3. Such cute idas, off to check out their projects. Congrats on the be published in the magazine- love to see so many talented ladies together

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  4. Fabulous! Thanks for the great ideas and inspiration!!

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  5. Tags bags boxes and more...you're killing me w/all these neat projects. When will I find the time...want to do them ALL!

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  6. Great projects...when will I find the time to do all the great things I am seeing on this Hop ?

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  7. Fabulous! Love the great holiday ideas.

    Anne

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  8. Awesome projects. Love those tags.

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  9. What fabulous projects! I am so inlove with your company! Also congrats to the design team for the appearance in the Holiday publication!

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  10. Beautiful packaging! And congratulations to Andrea and the design team! :) Thank you for sharing!

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  11. Haven't seen the embellishment pack.... Love the projects and the juices are spinning and flowing!

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  12. the ornaments are lovely!

    tmjl22@aol.com

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  13. The ornaments are sweet, and I love the altered packaging, it makes present extra-special!

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  14. oooh... what for sweet projects today. Love these bags; thanks for sharing it and thank for this great blog hop!

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  16. I really like the plastic bag that says "Christmas Gift" really cute!

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  17. These projects just rock!!!!!!!

    wyme98@yahoo.com

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  18. Love this idea of beautifying the packaging.

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  19. Beautiful projects, love the pretty packaging :)

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  20. A really fun hop have enjoyed all of the ideas

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  21. these projects are all so wonderful! thanks also for a chance to win!
    kmassmanATgmailDOTcom

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  22. Great hop. Great products. Great projects. I'm inspired!

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  23. Great hop - looking forward to seeing all the DT's work!

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  24. Left a comment on your FB page today!

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  25. These ladies have truly outdone themselves. Each project is just wonderfully creative.

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  26. Amazing projects,love the blog hop.Thanks for the chance to win.

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  27. So many projects and I love them all. The right adhesive makes all the difference.

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  28. Great ideas! Love the projects! Thanks for the chance to win!

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  29. just love all the ideas.. happy hopping..

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  30. I LOVE these ornaments!!!!! Can we win those? lol Great job!!!!

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  31. Great creations....thanks for the inspiration. I also found you on FB...thanks again for the blog hop..having so much fun.

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  32. The gift containers are very cute.

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  33. What great projects were made using your wonderful products!!

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  34. Everything is so beautiful. Thanks for sharing. What a fantastic hop!

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  35. I love all your fun creative ideas - the nostalgic looking 12 Days of Christmas Ornaments, the cute Clown Snowman Treat Jar, and the enticing gift packaging ideas!

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  36. Ah, beautiful handmade gift ideas, love it!

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  37. OHHHHHHH! I love that little snowman! So pretty--all the projects shared on your blog are AMAZING:) Thanks for the chance to win--sbmmhoover at yahoo dot com

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  38. What great and fun creations. Would love to be a blog hop winner!

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  39. Some really awesome projects here and what a great prize too. I could really use that, as it has been on my wishlist for so long LOL.

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  40. What a Cute project and love the colors. love the 12 days of christmas so much better than the ones from the stor this is made with love. thanks for sharing
    abbraddock@msn.com

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  41. Graphic 45 sent me. Your holiday gift bags are charming. Thanks for the chance to enter the contest.

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  42. Love the products! Love the Hop! Happy Holidays to all!

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  43. loving this blog hop thanks for all the ideas love the ornaments and the gift packaging is great

    upnurse at aol dot com

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  44. I'm hopping and getting tons of great holiday ideas!

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  45. great package, thanks for the blog hop!

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  46. Thanks for the ideas. Enjoying the blog hop.

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  47. greathop. wonderful projects. tfs.
    littlen44 at gmail dot com

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  48. Oh, WOW, FABULOUS prize, and I LOVE your DT Members' projects!

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  49. Can't wait to read about these projects!

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  50. Your designers are awesome- so inspiring and great ideas to make the Holiday extra special!

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  51. beautiful projects, great prizes.

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  52. WOW...these ornaments are fabulous and the gift bags are adorable! Love them!

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  53. I first saw your products when they were featured on Authentique's blog not too long ago. I would love to get my hands on some Glue Arts!

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  54. Having fun learning new things and visiting sites!

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  55. Thanks for all the inspiration for a perfect homemade holiday! I have enjoyed it all!

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  56. Awesome prize!! Off to check out your designers blogs!!

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  57. There are some really beautiful projects on this hop! I am loving all the ideas!

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  58. Love the last set with the beautiful Webster's Pages papers. And I'd love to try out your new Glue Glider Pro--hope I win!

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  59. Loveing this hop - so much talent along the way - whoop!

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  60. Love all of the projects! Thank you! Off to like you on FB

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  61. I use Glue Arts because I know what I use it on will STICK! Great products and these projects are SO adorable!

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  62. Great time learning new things, being inspired and I think I will be in the mood to start on Christmas after this hop. Thank you!

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  63. Everything is so cute! Thanks to Glue Art for, even, reminding me of the Holiday Hop. I forgot all about it, today! http://www.bearheartbottomsetc.biz/ #Bear Luv and Bear Hugz!

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  64. Hopping the night away, so glad I saw your blog, love the projects and the sneek peak of the magazine

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  65. Love Graces special packages! I love to make special packages for my gifts - they are almost as special as the gift itself! Thanks for sharing and for the chance to win some of your fabulous goodies! I am dying to try that new GlueGlider Pro+ :)

    rebeccadunham at hotmail dot com

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  66. wow wonderful projects, I will be leaving my comments on them individually. gratz! on so many of you being in and on Simply Handmade Holidays. thank you for a chance to win.

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  67. What a lot of great ideas for the holidays.

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  68. All of these projects are wonderful.You have the best designers-thank you so much for sharing such beautiful inspiration.

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  69. that snow man is so cute! thanks for the ideas

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  70. Love the projects they are really lovely, thank you for sharing them and the chance to win.

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  71. wow, those projects all look amazing!

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  72. Nice projects! Love blog hopping!

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  73. Such great projects! I am loving the twelve days of Christmas ornaments.

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  74. Wonderful holiday ideas and great product!

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  75. Wow beautiful projects!! Love them! TFS! Hugs.. Maggy

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  76. Love the 12 Days of Christmas Ornaments and the gift packages.

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  77. So blown away by all the awesome projects and ideas!

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  78. Great projects! I LOVE that snowman jar!
    DeniseB

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  79. great hop. thanks for the opportunity to win.

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  80. Listened to Christmas music yesterday and now checking out all these great projects. They are sooooo adorable. I think I will be crafting tomorrow.

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  81. Can't wait to see more on these projects. And congrats to everyone in the handmade holidays magazine!

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  82. Love the packaging. Very creative and the colors are so cheerful. Thank you for sharing such great ideas.

    kim
    k1i2m3@cox.net

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  83. can't wait to see what's up today~thanks

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  84. Ideas are just spilling out of your head! Love the gift packages and colorway! Thanks for the blog hop, too!

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  85. I really like the clear packages! It shows of the creativity so well.

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  86. I have never seen a glueglider. I am surprised as how it works. Was sent by G45 & ClearSnap. Thanks for the chance to win.

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  87. wonderful projects!! TFS!
    kacee

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  88. TFS such wonderful ideas! Keep them coming!

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  89. Great projects and products too!

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  90. I love TAGS!!!!

    Thanks for the chance to win!!

    xx
    Kristina
    please visit me - www.pearlgateway.com :-D

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  91. I LOVE that basket of cards! Thanks for the chance at an awesome prize!

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  92. GREAT BLOG HOP AND GREAT PRIZES.

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  93. Thanks for the great giveaway & blog hop!

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  94. Bookmarked and making my list of supplies!! Thanks.

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  95. Loved the Xmas gift packages - must make some!!!

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  96. I really like the ruffle on the edge...

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  97. Great inspiration; great hop; FABULOUS prizes!!!

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  98. These projects all look wonderful. I'm off to check out Jan, Patti, and Grace's blogs!

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  99. wow great projects, I adore the snowman treat jar, love it, gonna have to make one or 20 of those, lol

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  100. So inspiring to see so many crafty ideas!

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  101. Love these ideas...thanks for sharing! Thanks for the chance to win some goodies too!

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  102. Such great projects, I'm jotting down everything that I want to try making for this Holiday Season!

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  103. WOW! What a mazing projects... great TEAM!!!!! thanks for sharing what GLUE ARTS can do!!!!

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  104. Wow stunning projects and fab prize

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  105. What a great prize pack of essentials! Love the inspiration projects, can't wait to start a project this weekend!

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  106. Thanks for sharing all your projects. I love the gift card holder it's adorable.


    http://racincrafts.blogspot.com/ or
    racincrafts at aim dot com

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  107. Thanks for another chance to win...just love the projects...I am soooo hooked

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  108. Gorgeous projects and I love glue arts! I'm already a Facebook follower!

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  109. Love the Hop Thanks for sharing

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  110. This blog hop is so much fun! Love all the inspiration and great projects I am seeing! I am a big fan of your adhesives!

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  111. Gorgeous projects!! Stunning talent!!

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  112. Wonderful Project, y-all! Great Job!

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  113. wow, youre have made so great products. Thanks for the great Bloghop

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  114. Woow great blog. I've get a lot of inspirations, thank you!

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  115. Loving this blog hop! Thanks for all the inspiration!
    cdring@comcast.net

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  116. I am having so much fun on this blog hop with all the great idea!

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  117. wow what fabulous ideas, was in a creative fog and you have just cleared it, itching to start doing some of these ideas, thank you for sharing.

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  118. What wonderful ideas!! Thanks for sharing, getting some great inspriation for holiday gifts.
    Becky @ agoble@aol.com

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  119. Love Glue Arts project for the blog hop...amazingly beautiful!

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  120. Those are great looking projects. I'll go and see there blogs. Johanne L.

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  121. Loving the hop! Love all the pretties-thank you!

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  122. such an inspiring blog hop. i've made gifts for years, love the ideas i'm getting

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  123. Thank you for the inspiration!! Love the projects.

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  124. Great Gift Ideas! Hopping along!

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  125. Well you obviously don´t have any entry here for today, it seems, so thought I would leave the comment here then. LOL.
    Thanks soo much for a really great hop this time and all the awesome ideas, we´ve had shared here all the way throug. It´s bee soooooo awesome. Thanks sooo much.

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  126. Great ideas! This has been such a fun blog hop!

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  127. Great stuff! Have been enjoying the hop all weekend!

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  128. What great projects! I love the ornament displayed as a group, but NOT on a tree. Gorgeous!

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  129. I LOVE your ornaments!! Very pretty :)

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  130. Great hop Thanks for participating and the chance to win some of your wonderful adhesives.
    Debbie
    debbie_craine at hot mail dot com
    http://craftywizard.blogspot.com

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  131. Awesome blog hop, loving the inspiration!

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  132. Gorgeous! Looks spectacular! Love the looks of the glueglider pro!! Would love to try one out!

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  133. Thanks for the crafty inspiration and chance to win! :)

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  134. Love It All! You did an Amazing Job! Would make Great Gifts. I Love giving things that are Handmade! Thanks!

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  135. Love your products, thanks for sharing.

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  136. Loving day 2 those little tag ornaments are beautiful...

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  137. THANKS for sharing!! LOVE the ISPIRATION and the chance to win!! Have a FABULOUS WEEK!! =)

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  138. Loving the Countdown to Christmas ornaments and other packaging projects.
    Blessings,
    Peggy Allen

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  139. I can't say enough how much fun this hop is! getting some great ideas :)

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  140. Such pretty stuff!!!

    bermudachinagirl@gmail.com

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  141. Great hop. Projects are great. tFS

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  142. Looks like another great day of glue arts projects--off to hop!
    slrdowney at hotmail dot com

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  143. I love the packaging that Grace created. Love the colors that aren' t the traditional Christmas colors.

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  144. Oh my ... what wonderful projects. Thanks for the inspiration.

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  145. Such beautiful projects! TFS!! Love the container decorating idea.

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  146. Almost forgot to leave a comment. I've been going to all the blog links on the page LOL Thank you

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  147. amazing projects! off to check those out! i have liked you on FB too.

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  148. So many great projects on this Holiday Blog Hop.

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  149. great projects, really enjoyed the hop with all the diff vendors!

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  150. So many wonderful ideas and projects! Gave me some ideas of my own. Thanks so much for the fabulous work!

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  151. I want more of the Sneak Peek!! Beautiful!

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  152. Love all the inspiration and great projects I am seeing. Love this hop

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  153. The snowman treat jar is to die for!

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  154. Great projects. The Snowman treat jar is so cute. Thank you so much for sharing all these great projects.

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  155. Love the look of these ornaments.

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  156. I love fancy gift packages. Thanks for the inspiration!

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  157. ty for the chance to win... i posted on you fb wall :) lindaplusthree at yahoo dot com

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  158. love it all :) lindaplusthree at yahoo dot com

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