Friday, March 5, 2010

Starting to take time for myself.

In the last 2 months or so I have finally been able to sit down at night and work on crafts. No pages, just ART. I recently joined the yahoo group
ART Haven Creations Friendships I have always admired the vintage, nostalgic and just artsy look. The ladies in the group are just so warm and welcoming. I use to swap a lot and that really use to get me in the mood to scrapbook. So I joined in some of their swaps. Though I am not use to sending different swaps to different places because they do 1 for 1 swaps, I really have enjoyed it. Here are some of the swaps I created for the group swaps.


This was a card swap that you had to use purple, gold and green colors. Mardi Gras Colors!!! This card reminded me of my good friend Kristine!!


This swap was for a destination tag. I have no clue why I picked Paris or London but I thought it turned out okay. I love the color combination.


Now I must be out of my mind for taking on this swap, but it sounded fun. This is a altered compact. I purchased the compact at the 100 Yen shop. The neat thing about this make up compact is that it was a refillable compact to where the metal powder container popped right out. NO MESS. This actually was very fun to make.


These are swaps for March using wallpaper that a group member sent out to members of the group. There are so many gorgeous pattens in the stack she sent me. I like the way this one came out.



A few ATC's I decided to create and just play around with. Nothing fancy. Took out the Alcohol Inks and used some wallpaper.



Last I made some altered notebooks. My old notebooks were just about filled up. So I decided to make one for just passwords and one for swaps.
Now I think I am going to start back up on some more scrapbook pages.





8 comments:

Diann said...

Lovely ART you have shared with us Jessica! I'm glad you found time to update your blog and share all your lovely works of ART! All of your work is beautiful and I can't wait to see more!

Penny Duncan Creations said...

Oh Jessica....I LOVE all your ARE creations....you can tell you've been having ALOT of fun girl!!!!

Carol's Crafts said...

Beautiful work, Jessica. I love all your colors and disigns.

Dorothy said...

Jessica!!!
Everything is stunning!!!
Love it all!

Angie Hall Haviland said...

FABULOUS new ART, Jess!!!

Sherri Auld said...

Jess, your art is wonderful. Love the colors and style. The ATC's are really terrific. Sherri

Tamara Putvin said...

stunning creations Jessica. Thank you for sharing..

Sindra said...

Hello Jessica!

With google I found that you are selling Ellison 38-1050,which I am desperately seeking for. Do you ship to Austria, Europe?
Would you please contact me at info@pipilonia.at?
Thanks a lot
Sindra

 
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