Sunday, September 7, 2008

Today's Featured Guest

Today's featured artist is Jessica from Kids Napping? I'm Scrapping! I met Jessica through The Brown Paper Bag Swap in June. Jessica is so talented and makes a variety of Paper Bag Scrapbooks, tags, altered tins and other gorgeous things plus she loves to swap!!

This is a Whimsy Jar that Jessica made for a swap she was in. She filled it with odds and ends of goodies. I wanted to show the picture of the empty jar though so you could see the painting detail she did on the side of the jar.
Isn't it beautiful!
This is one of her Paper Bag Scrapbooks. Isn't this just so cute!!
Here is the opened up book.
It reminds me of when I was in Kindergarten, "See Dick run. See Jane run."


I couldn't just pick one altered tin. Aren't these gorgeous!
I think this is my favorite altered tin. I love the colors and the lace!
I think you will all be impressed with Jessica's talent. Be sure and check out Jessica's blog and be sure and look at her older posts too. Somewhere she has these cool tags made out of coin rolls. I know you'll be impressed!!

I now many of you checked out Melinda's blog the other day. Isn't she wonderful!! I love her work and she is such a nice person!

Another Susan has joined the party so be sure and stop by and visit her at Sweetpea Sue's Cottage. Also Jean, Melinda and Diane (I'm sorry if I missed anybody else) added a Truth or Dare story to their blogs. Make sure you read them if you want something to make you smile today.

13 comments:

silverpebble said...

Lovely vintage images in that little scrap book. I've finally blogged your lovely parcel - thanks again. Miss P1 adored the little cupcake - there's a pictures of the goodies with her little hand creeping in to take something pretty.

Dianne said...

Jessica does beautiful work! I particularly am checking out the tins as I have about 20 empty ones (I've finshed about 8 over the last few years). Thanks for sharing!

Dawn said...

Wow Sherry these are stunning such a talented lady indeed - will be checking out her blog ...

Suzie Button said...

Wow, Jessica is very talented! I love her jar, and especially her paper bag scrapbook! So sweet! I will stop by and meet the other Susan too! Have a great week!

KatCollects said...

I absolutly love the tins, I will go check out her blog. Thank you, I hope you are having a beautiful Sunday!
Kathy

Polka Dot Moon said...

Her goodies are adorable! I'm off to check out her blog :)

Thanks for sharing Sherry - enjoy the rest of your weekend!!
Denise

Kids Napping? I'm Scrapping! said...

Wow, Sherry... you are too kind to feature me on your blog. Thank you so much for your kind words. The rest of these wonderful comments have me blushing, as well. Thank you so much. :)

Rosa said...

How fun! I love all these, especially the jar and bag book. Great ideas.

Country Bliss said...

Absolutely gorgeous tins and the book is adorable!
Yvonne

fairychildheirlooms said...

I love Jessica's art, too. She's so creative!
Missy

Viv (VivLyn) said...

Your paper bag book is very cute!

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