Monday, September 21, 2009

**It's a SHIMMERZ Video Blog Hop AND...a podcast? What?!**

Hi y'all!!
Welcome to the Shimmerz Blog Hop...you are at stop #5!!
Are you having serious hoppin' fun or WHAT!  
If you've hopped on over here from Tanisha's fabulous blog
then you are on the right hoppin' trail...yay! 
If not, just go back to the Shimmerz Blog to make sure you're on the right path...

So... 
Have you fallen in LOVE with
the Shimmerz New Vintage Colors?


















Well...guess what! YOU can TOTALLY get
the new FALL colors...TODAY!
Just go here: SHIMMERZ  and fill your cart RIGHT up
with ALL of the gorgeous fall releases.
(and more...you'll want EVERYTHING, trust me....;D)

 Here's my video for ya...be sure to watch to the end 
and  LISTEN for my FAVORITE new fall release color
because it's mighty important info you'll need
for your chance to win one of 5 sets of the new releases...woo hoo!!


(Be sure to email your answers to:  shimmerzpaints@live.com)


Here's close up's of my finished projects from my video:



and now it's time for you to hop on over to Maggie's blog.....
 
but WAIT
Before you take off...don't forget to leave me a comment here
on  MY blog for an extra chance to win one of
these delicious jars...from ME!!
I will choose a winner by Friday (midnight CST)

 








(colors will vary)
 
Thank you for stopping and hopping by my blog!
I hope you Enjoy the rest of your blog hop! 

Don't forget to check the Shimmerz Blog ALL this week for amazing
projects by the Education Team AND the Design Team! :D
 
***OHHHH p.s....  
This news is beyond me.
I was asked by this super
SWEET sweet lady..Amy Coon to be a highlight artist
for her new fabulouswebsite
(which launched today as a matter of fact....)
The Paper Life -- (click me)

Amy approached me and wanted to do a podcast interview
I'm still shocked..thinking..."ME? What in the world is interesting
about ME? I'm just a girl who loves life, polka dots and pink...
who LIVES for her family...ME? Really?" 
Ok so I gave in and she interviewed me..
here's the podcast:  The Paper Life

**disclaimer:  I've never done this before...so PLEASE please ignore
the dorkiness, the brain toots, the crackle...all of it. LOL.**

Be sure to leave a comment on the site so you can be
entered to win MY giveaway of a LOOT of Glitz
NEW release goodies..(papers, stickers, rub ons, stamps,
frosting..and maybe even a little surprise I *might* put in there too)

So go give Amy a big ol..."ATTA GIRL" for her brand new
fabulous site which is meant to inspire ALL you crafters out there...
check out what The Paper Life's   all about (click that link)

Hope your day is so so fabulous...
xoxo,
Leslie

101 comments:

Jolene Pienaar said...

The shimmerz look awesome!! Thanks for the inspiration on how to use them!

wustaz said...

wow, very cool and I love your pumpkins. I think I am going to do some

Amy Coose said...

Not that I'm surprised at all, but these projects KNOCK MY SOCKS OFF! Love the decor, and that round LO is just amazing!!!

Sasha Holloway said...

WOOOOW these look so so good girl .. dang yall bout to make me buy ALL OF EM .. for real .. love it

Lucy Edson said...

Fabulous!! Love these tips, Leslie! Can't wait to get these new colors!

Vel said...

Oh, these products are just wonderful. And thanks for the inspiration!

Marcee said...

What gorgeous projects! Love those little pumpkins:)

Crazy Creations said...

Love your pumpkins so cool .I love shimmers I just started getting mine.Sarah K makeacard@yahoo.com

Ashley said...

I love the pumpkins! What a wonderful idea!!!! I love coming to your blog to checkout your layouts and work! Your stuff is ALWAYS fantastic!

mommy2alex said...

Those are gorgeous pumpkins!
Thank you SO much for the video, love to see fun products being demonstrated:)

TanishaRenee said...

Leslie, I am so loving those pumpkins and all the circular elements on your LO! Everything looks fab!

Pamela said...

Fabulous projects! And great video! :)

beadz said...

Great video! I'm really enjoying the blog hop!

JJ Sobey said...

Wow - didn't know you could use shimmerz for that! Cool!

Lori Barnett said...

I would have never thought of spritzing a picture! Thanks for that great idea!! I've enjoyed all the videos. Thanks so much!

Peek at My Paper said...

Great Video - I really like the way you used the shimmerz on your photos. I will be trying that for sure. :)
Thank you,
Brenda

Stacy Cohen said...

Fantastic, Leslie!! I especially love those pumpkins. Great idea!!

saxon said...

I really enjoyed your video and really helps me know what I can use my shimmerz on!!!

Sheri (Aunt Re Re) said...

Ah my favorite Shimmerz girl! Love your projects...as usual they are AMAZING! I'm loving these video tutorials! Thanks!

Donna said...

WOW, those are fantastic! Can't wait to use these!

Francie Horton said...

I love the shimmery pumpkins - just gorgeous!

Danielle said...

are you awesome, or what???!! your projects are gorgeous!!! I love your video! :)

craft_princess said...

Your projects look so awesome! Thanks for the tutorial and a chance to win!
-Stacie

NancyJones said...

absolutely amazinggg leslie. you did a beautiful job! GORGEOUS. OK thats it I have to have them all. I can see so much DONE WITH THIS. My whole house is going to be shinY shimmerzy! Those pumpkinz OMGOSH Bella's teacher from last year would go CRAZY OVER THOSE got to get hubby to hit HL for me!! all of it is gorgeous! loved your video.
think we need shiny pumpkins also haha.

Danielle said...

You are sooooo stinking cute :) I love the pumpkins and the layout is Gorgeous!!!

Liz said...

gorgeous thanks for sharing

toni said...

Thank you Leslie for the great ideas... would have never thought to spray that directly on the photos... can't wait to try

Shirley said...

awesome project and great product! Love the shimmerz look!

mamachele said...

Great ideas. Love the pumpkins...gotta have me some!

Krista said...

Beautiful, beautiful projects. I love your LO. Thanks for the video!

Rona said...

Great video. Love your projects! I did not know that shimmerz would stick to buttons - I will definately be trying that!!

Debbi said...

Loved the photo idea (and he is a cutie). Thanks for sharing. I'm learning a lot on this blog hop since I have never used this product.

Anki said...

Thank you for sharing. Wonderful! Kram - Anki

Sophia said...

Thanks for the cute tips...

Lillian Child said...

I just "stumbled" onto today's blog for the new shimmerz product line, which up until this point I had never heard of ... so you can imagine how excited I am first, to find such a great product line, and second, to discover some awesome new blogs and talent. Thanks so much for all your ideas and techniques. Those gourds are just awesome!

Leah said...

very cool!
love your pumpkin project!

JPScraps said...

Beautiful work. I'm loving all these ideas for Shimmerz!

Scrapamum said...

Love your projects! NIce work.

Amy Teets said...

LOVE the pumpkins!

she scraps said...

Can you say "Inspiration!" Wow, loved your demo! Your layout is fantastic!

Lori said...

Great video!!! I am loving your pumpkins, not to mention the great photo ideas too!!!

Juliana said...

Hi Leslie! Loved your video and all the fun tips you shared! I am so loving this stuff and I have got to get my hands on it somehow! LOL!!!!

Kathleen said...

Wow, they're gorgeous Leslie!!!
xx

Sue said...

fun tutorial...love the photo idea!! I love his name, btw :) you're a perfect fit for this Shimmerz line!! TFS :)

Daniela said...

You know I love it! Those pumpkins look great! Love your tips and you are so cute!

bkeefe said...

love the pumpkins - a keeper of an idea!

Shannon said...

Awesome projects!!! I love it all...

ellen s. said...

love those minis!!! and i love your lo's so cool!

Tina Janiga said...

I just love the pumpkins!!!

Tami said...

OH~~those pumpkins!! I must make some of those! Thank you for sharing some great tips!

Sandy C. said...

Oh how pretty!! I didn't know you could use it on pictures. How cool. Thanks so much for the great ideas. Sandy C.

scrapscape said...

Love the pmkins Love the new colrs!!

Love the Decor! said...

OOh I really need to win some of this amazing stuff
Great project!!

Love the Decor! said...

oops forgot to mention I absolutely love the pumpkins!!

Kaytee said...

Awesome projects! I love those pumpkins!! And what you did to the photo.. so cool! Thanks for the tips!

Karen said...

I love the pumpkins and also how you used the shimmerz to distress the photo of your son. Awesome!

Danielle said...

what gorgeous projects, Leslie!! Love those pumpkins and also on your page how you sprayed over the circles! It was fun seeing you in person too! You don't have a twang at ALL like I thought you would..haha! =)You sound so different than I had imagined!
Dani

StacyC said...

Great projects...

Monica said...

Wow, the pumpking are just breaktaking! TFS!

Jenniwren32 said...

Beautiful projects, Leslie!

Anonymous said...

I really love the vintage colours and the way you used them on the picture!

Hester

Carmen said...

Loved the shimmerz on the pumpkins and also on the edges and top of the photo!

Anabelle said...

Oh, girl, I LOVOOVE your video! You are too darn cute. And you're right, you don't have a really heavy southern drawl (just a wee one... ;) ) Great techniques and I LOVE the layout. The pumpkins are way cute! Off to hear the podcast.

Becky said...

what cool stuff. I have never used their product!!! But sure would love to try it

Heidi said...

wonderful projects, the products look fabulous.

Andrea said...

Great video, many thanks!
xAndrea

RachelM said...

I'm gonna have to get some of those shimmerz they're gorgeous! Thanks for the chance to win.

Lakesha said...

the pumpkins look great. Thanks for the new way to use Shimmerez.

Kim Dellow said...

Love the Shimerz fruit! Kimm

Christine said...

Great video. Your projects are fantastic. So glad that I saw all of your fun techniques for using the Shimmerz products. I am definitely going to try painting my flowers.
xoxo, Christine

AtaiDanu said...

Love the finished product. Can't wait to get my hand on some of the shimmerz.

Kary Sol said...

I don't have a words!!!
Just awesome!!!!!!!!
Great works and video!
Thanks for inspiration!!!!

Scrapycandy said...

Great tips! Great ideas! and I will be back to see what is coming next. The photo idea was good and I'm seriously thinking about the home decor idea...hmmmmm. Thanks so much!

Heather the Mooselover said...

Great tips! I liked all the projects but those pumpkins were just plain cool!

Sheri (Aunt Re Re) said...

I just had to comment again since you added the Paperlife comment! I was so happy to see you spotlighted in this weeks Paperlife Spotlight. Thanks so much!

AngeC said...

Fantastic projects & tips...thanks!

suzy0820 said...

great idea's,especially the pumpkins.Thanks for sharing.

Nan said...

Wow..love the idea to spray the autumn fruit and i had no idea this would work with buttons too. great job on the video. TFS!

Diana said...

I love your pumpkins, beautiful work Thanks I learned a lot.

charisse said...

I love the shimmerz and spritz on the buttons and photo of your son!

Thanks for the awesome ideas!

charian69@videotron.ca

Angela W said...

Oh these are just beautiful! Love it all! Thanks for the tips!

Laina said...

What can I say? Just gorgeous! Thanks for the one on one demo! :)

Wendy said...

Super fun blog hop! I'm home sick today and I've learned so much about how to use the Shimmerz.

PattiM said...

I never thought to use the shimmerz on photos. I really like the effect... And love those pumpkins!!

Hugs,

PattiM
(Pattie's passion)

I Scrap So All Moments Are Remembered!

eskahle said...

Wonderful!! Thank you ~ I can't wait to use the Shimmerz on my photos and I am off to get pumpkins!! thanks!

Kim Strother said...

I just found you from Amy! Your projects are amazing! I need to get some Shimmerz!!

charlene aka scrappygma said...

thanks so much !

Kim Strother said...

I just found you from Amy...I love the project you made. I need to get my hands on some Shimmerz!!!!

chelemom said...

Your projects are beautiful!!! Thanks for the chance to win!

Mary Patterson-Ezzell said...

hey sweets! as always your projects are amazing!! i am so totally lovin thi snew shimmerz line - also loved your video! thx for the fab inspo & have a wonderful day! :) smiles, m-

Ms. Jackie said...

Wonderful color. Would love to try them.... I think I have fell in love all over again....

Judy said...

Your video and project are great! Thanks for the tips and for sharing.

connie said...

Love the fall colors and your pumpkins!

Diana said...

That shimmerz looks awesome- I've never used it- maybe I'll get a chance :)

Joanne said...

Great video....thanks for sharing. I hadn't heard of Shimmerz (!!) until I saw the video...so glad that I did!

photoluv said...

AWESOME projects. Love the tips on the flowers and buttones.

Melissa Sauls said...

Oh your projects are just beautiful, and DUH! I had never thought to use a sponge brush for application. I'm having a palm-to-forehead moment. I LOVE what you did to the photo of your son too!

klasickewpie said...

Wow! Love those projects and especially the clothing tag and two-toned pumpkins. This product is totally on my list of must haves. Thanks for the videos and sharing with us.

RitaS said...

I loved hearing your voice and "meeting" you in person Leslie! Great job on the video - I am sensing a pattern. Gorgeous projects!

Janet Z said...

Thanks for your tips and video. I would love to own some shimmerz.

gscrapbooks said...

Loved the video! Fabulous projects as always. :-)