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Tuesday, January 3, 2012

Simple Stories Makes it A Snap!


It's the first week of a new year and we're bringing you a brand new partner!

Simple Stories!

Have you heard of them? Seen their products?

Simple Stories motto is... Share Your Story. Simply

Pretty good don't you think? They're papers, stickers and embellishments make putting together a scrapbook page a snap! Want to make a card? Two snaps! How about a mini book? It's a snap again!


Poem Notebook
GlueArts Designer: Kristen Swain


Supplies:
Glue Arts- Perma Tac, UcutIt Foam and Extreme Adhesive Squares
Cardboard Faced Notebook
Simple Stories Yearography collection
twine
square punch
button

Instructions:

1. Cut apart patterned papers into quotes. Cut and adhere large strip of cream into banner shape, adhere down right side of cover.

2. Adhere quote to front cover using Perma tac, then tie twine bow on front cover.

3. Use small square punch to punch holes in sides of cutouts, cut lines to push diecuts through binding, then adhere to cover using UcutIt foam.
4. Adhere various diecuts and stickers to cover, using UcutIt foam to pop up some for dimension.

5. Finish cover with button adhered with Extreme Adhesive squares.



Fancy Happy Birthday Card
GlueArts Designer: Ania Lexander
Supplies:
Glue Arts: Raisen's
Simple Stories: Year-o-graphy
Other: Flowers, brads, twine, cardstock


1. Layer two different sized patterned paper squares of contrasting colors.
2. Add the transparency to the top square, fold around the end and crease.
3. Add letterstickers (it says Happy Birthday in Norwegian wink.gif ) beneath the transparency.
4. Add flowers.
5. Punch holes, add twine.
6. Attach squares with raisen's.




We'd like to give you a chance to win this amazing Year.o.graphy collection! Simply post a comment here...we'll select one random winner next Monday who will win the collection along with our Glue Glider PRO Handle plus a PRO+ Perma Tac refill! (or if you have a PRO handle...we'll let you chose a 2nd cartridge!) 


Be sure to visit us tomorrow and see what we have for you!! See you then! And don't forget to stop by the Simple Stories blog and see what's they've made with GlueArts Adhesives! 

112 comments:

  1. I fall in love with this line the more i see it! Would love a chance to win--

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  2. love this project! just love love love!

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  3. I just love this book, you´ve made here. It looks awesome and is such a wonderful idea for a gift to someone, either for them to use on their own or all finished by us.
    And the card is really nice and cute too. Great work.

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  4. That journal is AMAZING!!! And I love the card too!!! Thanks for the great giveaway too!

    housesbuiltofcards@gmail.com
    www.housesbuiltofcards.blogspot.com

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  5. Beautiful journal! I made one but have to decorate the front yet!
    janiceaeschliman.blogspot.com

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  6. Beautiful projects! I love that first notebook. Thanks!

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  7. i am in love with this simple stories idea! thanks for the chance to win some

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  8. I was just looking through the Simple Stories Collections but I wanted the travel one which wasn't available at my LSS. The yearography collection looks great too.

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  9. So happy you are teaming with SS. I just attended an event where we made an album with the SS travel line and I absolutely love them! So cool what they have. Thanks for sharing this week.

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  10. That looks so neat. Thanks for the chance to win!

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  11. The poems notebook is adorable!

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  12. Love the notebook, cute card!

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  13. Rhanda S

    Entire line is fantastic! What a time saver!!

    jokinuhaha at aol dot com

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  14. Great inspiration to get crafting! Thanks for the opportunity to win a wonderful collection!

    Vickie S

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  15. Love the brilliant colors and design!!!

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  16. I am using Simple Stories in my Project Life this year and I need more. Thanks.

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  17. Love the notebook . Thanks for a chance to win.

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  18. Not only is ia adorable, but it is something I can do with my busy schedule!!! I need to place an order!!

    Barb :)

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  19. Love Simple Stories and Glue Arts...great team!! Thanks for the giveaway!!

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  20. I just discovered Simple Stories in November. LOVE the papers!! Great partner to have!!

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  21. I love this. It's just my sytle. Might help me get back in to a scrapbook groove. Iwould go spend money if I hadn't made a resolution to not buy new stuff until at least July.

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  22. I just fell in love with Simple StorIes in late November.
    This is a great partnership.Would love to with the prize1

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  23. Their papers make projects so easy. I've never used them before, but they look like a cute time saver.

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  24. I really like the notebook. the overlapping elements really give great dimension and I love baker's twine. I need to get this collection.

    Tracy

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  25. I am inspired to take a step back and simplify my memory keeping. What a fun product!

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  26. I so love these project the paper is so wonderful i need to get my hands on a couple of pack to make book for my grand daughters.

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  27. Supercard and lovely stack!!!

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  28. I totally love this line! The colors are perfect!

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  29. Lovin these paper lines. Projects rock!!!!

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  30. Like the papers and also the projects.

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  31. That poem notebook is fabulous! I love all the great details on the cover--makes this so special!

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  32. WOW, that is BEAUTIFUL!! Love the colors and THANKS BUNCHES for the chance to win this! I am off to check out the Simple Stories Blog. Have a GREAT Day,
    Me-Ma Kim
    kimnsammy at gmail dot com

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  33. Great projects and love this line.

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  34. Great notebook and card. Such a fun line of products.

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  35. I love todays project!!! This is one giveaway I really really want to win!! Thank you for sharing and for the chance to win!!

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  36. Great job with the altered journal. Great partner, I love the paper collection.

    dbjb1519 at yahoo dot com

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  37. That journal is so cool!! LOVE just about all of Simple Stories stuff...this is a great partnership!

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  38. Simple Stories + Glue Arts = awesomeness!!

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  39. I have been admiring this Simple Stories collection since it came out...and would LOVE to win it!

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  40. This is a gorgeous paper pack...that with Glue Arts would make a perfect scrapbook album!

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  41. Love the journal project. I think I may have to make one too

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  42. Love this paper!! Will be checking them out!! The notebook is just too cool!!

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  43. This is a really great line! Thanks!!

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  44. Very nice project!

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  45. What a beautiful line. Thanks!

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  46. The more I see of Simple Stories, the more I like! The Poem Notebook project is great!

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  47. Great project and paper pack. Thanks for the giveaway and good luck to everyone!
    E-Mail: davidbayles@sprintmail.com

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  48. Love, love, love it all. Can't think of 2 better companies to work together! Thanks for the opportunity!

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  49. Count me in! I'd love to win that beautiful collection.

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  50. I love Simple Stories and glue Arts....a marriage made in heaven!

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  51. I love the Poem Notebook project! Love the papers, just a great collection! Thanks for such a wonderful giveaway opportunity!

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  52. Love the journal and the cards are gorgeous. TFS

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  53. Love the Simple stories products and Glue arts too of course, thank you for a chance to win, I would love to.
    cathyplus5.blogspot.com
    mexicopetshop at hotmail dot com

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  54. I love both Simple Stories and Glue Arts. Would love to have a chance to win.

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  55. I've never seen Simple Stories before, but I'm thinking I'm going to be stalking them soon. Look the look of these projects. Thanks for the opportunity to win and try these new products!

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  56. Ok, so I have fat fingers, that was suppose to be "LOVE the LOOK". Sorry!

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  57. That notebook looks great and i am sure will stand the test of time with glue arts holding it together!
    ava

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  58. love the book, the card, the papers,....

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  59. I {heart} EVERYTHING Glue Arts and Simple Stories! Thx 4 the chance to win some new toys! Happy New Year!!! Wonderful inspiration!

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  60. I really like all the colors of this collection. This would be a great to win.I would love to put together a book for my sister that is going through Chemo right now.


    Keep up the great work..

    Teresa

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  61. Awesome projects! I would just be beyond excited to win the kit and Glue Glider! Thanks for sharing and for the chance to win!

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  62. This mini is mega cute! I adore Simple Stories and I'm so stoked about seeing all of the projects this week!

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  63. Love love love Simple Stories, and the project you made...the notbook, it is AMAZING! I also love Glue Arts and have been using the "Pro glider for about 4 years...Love It! Thanks for the chance to WIN!!!

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  64. This looks so easy to make! I want one, thanks for the chance to win it. I've been looking for ideas for my calendar/journal book and this would be perfect.

    Thanks for sharing!

    Carmen L

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  65. Year.o.graphy looks fabulous! Thanks for a chance to win it!

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  66. This collection looks so fun! Love the colors.

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  67. Great project and awesome collection. Thanks for the chance to win.

    Vicki Wilson
    vwilson577 at yahoo.com

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  68. great projects love this line.

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  69. I love the Year.O.Graphy! Where can I get it??

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  70. Love the cover on the notebook. So clever.

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  71. Super cute projects today...well, all this week so far!!

    amyis300 AT hotmail DOT com
    scrapthissavethat.blogspot.com

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  72. I am lovin all of this! The colors the style the cuteness! TFS CallyAnn

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  73. Simple stories looks simply lovely. Thanks for the chance to win.

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  74. I really love Simple Story's products, vintage and classic.
    Thnaks for the chance.

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  75. I am loving Simple Stories papers, make scrapbooking so much easier. But your paper is AWESOME!!! So glad my friend Carol Douglas let me know about your great papers!!

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  76. Martha Blackman-HughesJanuary 4, 2012 at 6:51 AM

    This is a great line. Love the colors and style.

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  77. What a great idea ,and the paper is perfect for this . Thanks for this opportunity to win it mamadragon6@msn.com

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  78. this is a unique and interesting concept. of course, i would love to win it. thank you for the opportunity.

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  79. Wonderful product and love the book, thanks for sharing it and the chance to win, would love it.

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  80. LOVE the book!!! What a great idea!

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  81. SUPER beautiful papers--love that card! Great projects shared!

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  82. Great line! Love the projects!

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  83. Beautiful papers and embellishments. Great time to be thinking of buckling down and scapping those memories before time gets away from me again. I like easy.

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  84. Never heard of Simple Stories before, but I luv Glue Arts! From what the DT did today, SS seems to be really neat, love the concept. Thanks for a chance to win and try it out :)

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  85. Perfect papers!! Love the colors and designs! SUch wonderful projects!

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  86. Love these projects and the Glue Glider!

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  87. I LOVE the colors of the paper great job!

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  88. Great projects - love Simple Stories and Glue Arts!

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  89. Love the projects and the detailed instructions. Off to visit Simple Stories today!

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  90. What a totally amazing project, I just love it. I am off to check out Simple Stories!

    scrappindhilly at gmail dot com

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  91. Oh how I adore kraft/teal/red color combos! Looks like another winning collection from Simple Stories! Thanks girls for showing off your brilliant & beautiful creations!

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  92. Two more great projects today. I love knowing that I am using a product that will stand the test of time along with Simple Stories that also will still be in style decades from now in the projects I make with them.

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  93. Fabulous projects. I'm loving the blog this week. Can't wait to see what's next!

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  94. more simple story + glue arts fun. i love it!!

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  95. I would seriously love to use this in my scrapping!

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  96. I would love to win the awesome line and some glue arts goodies!

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  97. Not sure if I ccommented on today's post~if I did already, then I apologize;) I luv the poetry book~I've been writing ever since 9th grade & I have several lil' notebooks that I write in & I've decorated them w/ all sorts of stickers, rub-ons & punches! So this is right up my alley! Loyal follower via GFC & on FB! Thanx~prhmangel at gmail dot com
    blog: http://www.scrappinangel-amanda.blogspot.com

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  98. cute projects. Ty for the opportunity to win!

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