Welcome to Wednesday with Hero Arts!!

Happy Fall Wednesday!

Outside the leaves are turning, mums are blooming and the air has changed to crisp and cool to remind us of the new season.

Today projects with our Glue Arts Designers Linda Albrecht and Carole Janson show how a flower stamp from Hero Arts can be used so beautifully!! Don't you agree??!!

Autumn Splendor Fall Wall Plaque
Designer: Linda Albrecht  

Glue Arts- Perma Tac Adhesive, Extreme Tac Adhesive, Glue Glider Pro, Ribbon Adhesive, and 3D Foam Blanks
Hero Arts Bold Blossoms Clear Stamp set
Melissa Frances Chipboard Backdrop
BasicGrey "Pyrus" collection paper, chipboard and Elements Alphabet Stickers, and Rub on
Staz On Saddle Brown Ink pad
Velvet Leaves
Berry sprig
Creative Cafe Gems
Small styrofoam pumpkin, cut in half
Sheer 1" brown ribbon
Vintage Lace and buttons

1. Cover the chipboard backdrop piece with patterned paper using the Glue Glider Pro and Perma Tac Adhesive.
2. Stamp flowers using the Hero Arts Stamp set onto colored papers, hand cut out flowers from papers, lightly sand edges then layer pieces using the 3D Foam Blanks.
3. Adhere lace onto the bottom of the backdrop using Glue Arts Ribbon Adhesive. Adhere buttons onto each end of the lace.
4. Cut a styrofoam pumpkin in half then adhere it to the the backdrop using the Extreme Tac Adhesive. Add wire curlies, velvet leave and stem.
5. Adhere berry sprig next to the pumpkin then add layered flower pieces using the D Foam.
6. Apply gems to flower centers and a few velvet leaves to the design in the patterned paper, as desired.
7. Punch holes at the top of the backdrop piece then add sheer ribbon for hanging.

Love Plaque
Designer: Carole Janson

Stamps- Hero arts
Ink- Stazon
Watercolor Pens
Dimensional Magic
paper- Making Memories Die Cut
Paper - Fancy Pants
Felt Frames
Adhesives - Glue Arts ( foam UCutIt, Perma Tac, 3D Combo, mini adhesive squares)

1. Cut a piece of chipboard 8 x 8 and cover with Making Memories pattern paper using Perma Tac to create the plaque.
2. Stamp flower image three times onto the red Fancy Pants pattern paper using Stazon Black ink.
3. Cut out the flowers and using the Combo 3D Pack cut out the larger flowers and layer over the bottom flowers, you can cut more off each flowers to give more of a layered effect, and finish off with some white beads.
5. Color flowers in with red pen and add a little dimensional magic for a shiny effect.
6. Then stick the flowers around the felt frame on the plaque with the 3D combo pack and mini adhesive squares arranging the flowers as per the top photos.
7. Add more detail by adding small beads around the plaque.

Two reminders today if you are new to the Glue Arts blog and our week with Hero Arts! Post a message this week on our posts to be entered to win a beautiful stamp set from Hero Arts.

Hero Arts has generously provided this sweet stamp giveaway ($31.50 retail value) for us to offer to you...our fans!

And that is not all you can win! Given we are Glue Arts and have truly the best adhesive around...we will also give that winner Glue Arts Ribbon Adhesive, our 3D Combo Pack (perfect for cardmaking!) and our Adhesive Squares!

For those new to us...all month long we're honoring October being National Breast Cancer Awareness month we will be celebrating with specials for you all month long. This week's specials are for... 

Glue Arts Ribbon Adhesive, Glue Rings, Vellum Adhesive, Adhesive Squares, Extreme Squares and our Micro Squares!! WOW That is one list!! Simply place an order today and you'll receive 15% off all of these Adhesive products (using code BCD15) and FREE SHIPPING!! Plus Glue Arts will donate an additional 5% of your order sale to the Susan G Komen Foundation. Each week we'll highlight a new product for you to purchase at this specials savings.

And we'll tuck into every order a special Glue Arts Car Accent Breast Cancer Ribbon! We're all Pros for the Cure!!

Don't forget to take a moment today to leave us a comment, also please visit the Hero Arts blog to see the beautiful projects they are making with our Glue Arts Adhesives and last....do come see what we have planned for you today on our Facebook page as well!!

Have a great day...............
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