Sunday, November 30, 2008

Freebies: 5 Christmas Red Digital Papers

Today's freebies are 5 digital background papers made of vibrant reds for your holiday projects.

This is what the 5 papers looks like:

and here is the link to download them:

Today we are also announcing Artella's Holiday Gift Gala, where everyone can save 55% on up to 5 eProducts, PLUS get their choice of 4 Creative Gift Packs free.

This is the biggest sale event of the year, so please take a moment now to visit!

Here is your link for Artella's Holiday Gift Gala:

Thanks for visiting today! Have fun at the sale!

Saturday, November 22, 2008

Freebies: Fall Theme Starter Page & Christmas Collage Sheet

Today's freebie on this blog is a Fall Starter Page, just add your photos and text and you are ready to go. This is what the page looks like:

and here is the link to download:

Don't forget to also stop over to my sister site (above right): annamarie's: Let's inspire each other, where I posted a christmas theme collage sheet. There are several images great for ATC, regular cards, or anything else that you might make with them.

Thursday, November 20, 2008

Free Candy Cane Angel Wings & Making Money with Candy Bouquets

Today's freebie is a cute set of Angel and/or Fairy wings made from sweet candy cane. You can break them apart and use them separately, or embellish them even more and make them your own. Have fun adding them to vintage photos for package tags, scrapbook pages or cards.

This is what the candy wings looks like:

Here is the link to download the angel wings:
I made them of candy cane to also promote my e-book "How to make a candy bouquet".

With the holidays here and looking for unique gift items or just looking to make a little more easy money, candy bouquets are a easy, inexpensive business idea to start with literally just the cost of candy and a few supplies.

Here is a sample of one of the bouquets highlighted in my booklet:

and here is a link to purchase the e-book for just $5.00:
Making candy bouquets are fun, inspirational, can fit any theme or budget and easy to do.
I hope you will be inspired to give them a try, they can really make unique gift ideas that you just can't buy. Dinner and Movie? Family Fun Packet? You get it!

Monday, November 17, 2008

Freebie: Fairy Background Paper

Today's freebie is a fairy inspiration. This is what it looks like:

and here is the link to download it:

Sunday, November 16, 2008

Freebie: Christmas Background Paper

Today's freebies is a starter background page for you to add your photos and other embellishments to. This is what the page looks like:

and here is the link for those interested:

Wednesday, November 12, 2008

Freebies: 2 Christmas Angel Journal Pages

Today's freebies are two pages that can be used as journal pages and/or scrapbook page bases.

This is what the first one looks like:

and this is what the 2nd one looks like:

and here is the download link for anyone interested:

Tuesday, November 11, 2008

Xmas Freebies: Background Page, 2 photo frames & Dozens of Twinchies

Today's freebies are items to get you started with your christmas goodies.

Here is what the background paper looks like:

Here are what the two musical photo frames look like:

and here is a sampling of the twinchies, that all coordinate with the background paper and musical frames above:

A tutorial for making the christmas overlay background page above is on my sister blog:
and here is the link to download the items above for anyone interested:
I hope you have fun with these items, thanks for visiting my blog today.

Monday, October 13, 2008

Freebies: Fall Splendor Papers

Today's freebie papers were made from my commerical use overlays that are for sale in my Artella Shoppe. There are 30 commerical-use overlays for just $5.00.

Here is a sample of papers made from 5 of the overlays: you can burn, overlay, change colors, double overlay and so much more.

Here is the link to download the papers above:
and here is a link to purchase my commerical-use overlays (30 of them) for just $5.00.
thank you for visiting me today!

Tuesday, October 7, 2008

Freebies: 2 oriental butterflies and matching fan

Today's freebies coordinate with my oriental beauty commerical use kit.

2 butterflies and a fan, and here is what they look like:

and here is the link to download them for anyone interested.

Don't forget to check out my commerical use kit in my Artella Shoppe by following this link.

Sunday, September 28, 2008

Freebie: Oriental Background Starter Page

Today's freebie is another starter page made from my commerical-use oriental beauty designer kit. This sample was made using one of my overlays and one of my papers and this is what it looks like:

and here is the link for those interested.

Check out my Artella Shoppe to purchase the whole kit to create your own beautiful pages to use and sell in your kits here:

thanks for visiting today!

Saturday, September 27, 2008

Oriental Freebie & New Kit Announcement in Artella Shoppe

Hi Everyone, today's freebie has an oriental influence and coordinates with my new Oriental Beauties kit in my Artella Shoppe.

This is what today's freebie looks like:

and here is the link to down it for anyone interested:

When you visit my Artella shoppe you will find my complete commerical use oriental beauty starter kit: 4 starter pages, a close up follows:

12 oriental themed background papers

6 overlays:

Accessories including 2 photo frames and 5 beautiful flower w/diamond accents (a close up of one of the flowers follows:
This commerical use kit is for sale in my Artella Shoppe, thanks for checking me out!

Sunday, September 21, 2008

Halloween Freebie & Add-on Pack Freebies w/purchase

Hi Everyone, today's halloween freebie looks like this:

and here is the link to download it, but please read further for lots more freebies with the purchase of my commerical use halloween kit below during the remainder of september:


As a special because my shoppe has just opened on Artella I am adding a special freebie bonus to anyone who purchases the halloween kit thru my artella shop during this last week of september.

This is what you will get free during the next week. In addition to the entire kit for just $5.00, you will also receive as a separate download the following:

4 dark and colorful grunge backgrounds and matching buttons to coordinate with the papers in the kit, this is what they look like:

and this is what the matching buttons to the papers look like:

For a refresher:

The HALLOWEEN Designers Starter Kit is huge and you can use it for commerical use when altering it, it includes: 4 fun pages ready to use, 12 color coordinated kaleidoscope papers, 4 solid matching color papers, 2 fun photo frames, 3 alphabet sets, 1 halloween brush set, 3 text sayings, 2 grunge color backgrounds and 6 eerie overlays, ALL FOR $5.00.

Here is a PARTIAL reminder of what they look like, the papers, but check out the link to the store for the complete listing:

The overlay set:

Thanks for visiting and I hope you will check out my halloween kit in my Artella store here and collect your additional freebies now:

Tuesday, September 16, 2008

Freebies & Tutorial: Grunge wall w/cracks backgrounds

Hi Everyone,

Today's freebies are for those who love grunge. There are 2 finished backgrounds and 2 overlays and this is what they look like:

For those interested in making some yourself, please visit my sister blog annamarie's where I have a detailed tutorial.

I didn't post yesterday, but you can also check out my watercolor background that I made yesterday on my sister blog as well and download if you like:

I welcome your suggestions and feedback to continually improve my blog, so please feel free to share anything that you would like to see.

Have a great grungy day, until next time.
Here is the link to download both of the grunge papers w/cracks for those interested as well as the crack layer too!

Thanks for visiting!

Saturday, September 13, 2008

Freebies: Music Inspired Sheet & Photo Frame

Happy Saturday, since today I have a full heart because of some exciting good news, I am doing a music inspired theme for the freebie today.

I just received these music sheets in the mail for a contest participation and decided to do something with two of them to share.

I scaned two of the sheets and made a scrapbook starter frame with one and a photo frame with the other.

Here are the papers, one plain and one with extras:

and here is the photo frame:

and here is the link for those interested in downloading them:

Let music always be in your heart and remember to share your music with others, so please use, be creative with it by adding your special touch to it, and pass it on to bring music into someone else's life this weekend.

Thanks everyone!

Sunday, September 7, 2008

2 Freebies and Tutorial: Diamond Grunge Paper and Multi Colored Butterfly Paper

Today's freebies are two background papers.

There is a complete tutorial for creating the final page at my sister blog:

Here are the links for today's freebie's, it includes the diamond paper and the final creation of the tutorial for those interested.

Here is the link for the diamond paper above:

this link is for the finished butterfly paper:
thanks for visiting!

Saturday, September 6, 2008

Freebie: Halloween Background - Witch Hat Diamonds

Hello, Today's freebie was made with the striped page that is included in my halloween kit in my store.

This is what the page looks like:

and here is the link for anyone interested:

Thanks for visiting!

Thursday, September 4, 2008

Freebie: Fridays Halloween Starter Page

Today's freebie is a combination of the overlay and one of the background pages in my commerical use kit.

I took the colorful diamond background paper and used it as on overlay over a plain green background, then used a tree stamp for the embellishment and added a gradient to it.

My complete halloween (commerical use) kit is available at my store for those interested in using them as starting points to create your own items to sell.

Here is what today's starter page looks like:

and here is the link to download for those interested:

thanks for visiting today!

Wednesday, September 3, 2008

Freebie: Halloween Fun Overlay

Today's freebie is a take off of the same overlay with a different feature added and layed over one of the halloween papers using the overlay feature that is for sale in my etsy store above.

This is what it looks like today:

and here is the link to download for anyone interested.