Saturday, June 26, 2010

Projects before I was MIA...

Hi everyone! Sorry I've been MIA... as you may have heard from my YouTube videos, my whole family caught a virus/bug and we were down for the count for over a week. It was ugly. I'm just happy to say that we're all much better and the illness is past us. Whew!!!

So I wanted to share a few projects I had worked on that I haven't had a chance to post. Hope you are having a great weekend and are looking forward to the July 4th holiday like I am... can't wait!!! :-)

Ar :-)

This is an altered "P" I made for my friend Paula over at "JournalArtista". I used Golden Glass Bead Gel, glimmer mist, Ranger color wash, Perfect Pearls and acrylic paint to distress the "P." I made the flower using Prima's eLine flowers and the metal embellishments are by Tim Holtz, sentiment by Invoke Arts, ribbon by Martha Stewart.

This is the Father's Day card I made for hubby. I also used Golden glass bead gel for the background mixed with Basics acrylic paint and sprayed with color wash & perfect pearls. The sentiment is from a Crafty Secrets stamp set and the graphic is from the Proper Gentleman paper collection by Graphic 45.

This is a card I created for Christina over at "Chris416ward" on YouTube. I love this TGF image and had a lot of fun coloring it with my Copic markers.


Banner Market said...

THese are all amazing, you are so talented and I love watching all of your vids too :) Thank you for all that you share with us :) Amazing techniques as always.

JoAnn V. ( said...

Wow! Great projects! Your vids are awesome - so bad for my wallet since I always end up wanting everything you show off! *lol*


Bobbie Lynn said...

So sorry to hear about you and your family. : ( Hope all of you are doing much better now. Just love the cards and all the wonderful techniques. Amazing! Yes, I'm looking forward to a nice 4th of July and this morning we are heading up to Northern California to pick up our new puppy!! Can't wait and I have a new scrapbook album just for him. Take care and may you and your family have wonderful 4th of July and a great summer too. Can't believe we are half way through the year.

Ria said...

love all your cards esp the daddy's day card. great job, tfs


Maria's Cards said...

Hi Arlene,
These projects are amazing, I walways love the colours you put together. Enjoy your $th of july holiday
Maria x

Queena said...

Hi Arlene,

I really love the card you made for Christina. I bought 2 Copic Markers from my LSS and I'm afraid to use it. :P I'm scared I'll get hooked and will NEED all colors out there. hehe

Have a Happy 4th of July!


Mandy said...

Hi AR,
Can you teach me how to make the background of the father's day card you made, I really love it.
Thank you so much.