Saturday, March 15, 2008

Mar - Apr 08 Inspirational Scrapper

Artz de Scrap's Chosen Inspirational Scrapper for Mar 08 is

Nathalie Jane Lopez aka Cabbie


Cabbie is our very own DT on Artz de Scrap!
She hails from Manila, Philippines and is married with 4 active boys.
A physician by profession but chose to be with her children at this moment. She loves to create anything under the sun and her preferred style is classic, vintage and aged look though she likes to experiment with different techniques too. Cabbie is also a DT member for Scrapbookshawaii.

Tutorial #4

Alter a pot as a gift or storage containers!

Materials needed:
Plastic pot
MM paint
Ribbon, Flower
Crop a dile

1. prepare your materials. sand your pot a little and paint with gesso. let dry.

2. you can sand the painted gesso and apply another coat of paint afterwards.
3. when dry, attach ribbon around the pot.

4. attach flower with assorted embellishments or button.Photobucket


5. use crop a dile to make 2 holes on each end and attach string.

6. You can now use the pots for storage.

These are our takes on the tutorial

We would love to see your take on this tutorial.
Do share it with us, email us at
Happy Altering!!!

Challenge #4 Submissions

Gorgeous Creations by our Lovely Scrappers

Saturday, March 1, 2008

Altered pocket Challenge #4

Ready for Artz de Scrap's next challenge?

Communication within the Family is of utmost Importance!

Do you leave notes for you family members when they are not around?

For our March challenge, personalise a pocket as your Family's Communication pocket to leave letters or notes for your family members.

Come have fun with us and take part in our altered Pocket challenge!We are giving out a plastic pocket to the 1st 6 (six) scrappers who register with us through our email at (Pls state Registering for Challenge #4 in your email header)

Challenge: To alter it into a Family Communication Pocket.

Here are ours!

Felicia's Family Pocket


Cabbie's Family Pocket


Liza's Family Pocket


Wati's Family Pocket


Update: Due to the overwhelming response, we regret to inform you that the giveaways have all been taken up.

If you are not the 1st 6 registrants, no problem!
Just use your own pockets to alter and do link your submission
(on your blog) in the comments section or email us a copy to
for a chance to win a RAK.

You have till Monday 31st March 2008 Midnight Eastern Time.
International scrappers are most welcome to join in.

The winner will be voted by the Designers and will be announced here on the 1st of April 08.

Sneak Peek of our next tutorial


Do check back here on the 15th of Mar 08 for this Lovely Project and a wonderful tutorial by our next chosen Inspirational Scrapper.

Challenge #3 Winner

We received Gorgeous altered bags from the ladies who participated in the challenge.
Thank you ladies for all the Gorgeous submissions!

The Design Team has voted and the winner is ..................

Ee Bing from Singapore



Congrats Ee Bing!!
Artz de Scrap will be in touch with you shortly.
You will be receiving a RAK sponsored by Scrap N Crop.
Thanks again for playing along with us and hope to see more precious & lovely submissions for Challenge #4!