Sunday, August 18, 2013

ArtFire Bloggers Guild August 2nd Update

This is the second update for August for the ArtFire Bloggers Guild.
August is here and we are off to a GREAT start.
I would like to first do some Birthday shout outs:
August 3rd Jennifer of AZ Desert Creations on ArtFire had a Birthday.
August 23rd Angela of thecrochetcubby on ArtFire had a Birthday.

What happened on the 8th day of August? Well take a look and see:
Michelle shared with us a yummy Ginger Peach Cobbler recipe. You can read all about it here: http://polkadotorchid.blogspot.com/2013/08/ginger-peach-berry-cobbler.html  Christie shared with us Win It Wednesday. She is giving away a lovely necklace on her blog. Pop over and enter to win it! http://christiecottage.blogspot.com/2013/08/win-it-wednesday-japenese-coin-silver.html  Christie also shared with us Thursday Thoughts. This is a post about what it was like for her growing up and it brought back memories for me and I am sure you are going to truly enjoy it. You can read all about it here: http://christiecottage.blogspot.com/2013/08/thursday-thoughts_8.html

Over on our FaceBook guild page:
Jennifer shared:

Dragons Tongue Paracord Survival Bracelet Military Grade 550 Cord



Anna shared:

Golden Tone Cross Genuine Crystal Gemstones Carved Jade Roses Necklace



Anna Shared:

Lapis Lazuli High Grade Nugget Bead Necklace with Lapis Silver Pendant



Jennifer shared:

Gray Red and Black Survival Paracord Bracelet Military Grade 550 Cord



What happened on the 9th day of August? Lets have a look:
Christie shared with us Friday Fun - Time for a Smile. She posted a joke that is sure to get a chuckle out of you. I know it did me. You can read about it here: http://christiecottage.blogspot.com/2013/08/friday-fun-time-for-smile.html  Julie and Blu shared Dog Days and Violet Flowers. In this post she shares with us some new amazing polymer clay creations. A real must see and you can read about it here: http://bmebluprint.blogspot.com/2013/08/dog-days-and-violet-flowers.html  Catherine shared with us Fabulous Friday Finds #3. It is a must see and again they are some fabulous finds. You can read all about it here: http://www.artfire.com/ext/shop/blog_post/ShadowDogDesigns/13827/fabulous_friday_finds_3_on_artfire  Angela shared with us A Few More of My Favs. In this post she has an insect repellent recipe that you may need with all the BAD bugs we have biting us LOL you can read about it here: http://www.artfire.com/ext/shop/blog_post/Thecrochetcubby/13805/a_few_more_of_my_favs  

Over on FaceBook:
Melissa shared with us:

Melissa also shared with us:

Emerald and Garnet Swarovski crystal Bicone Choker with Pewter Clasp



Melissa also shared with us:

Drawstring Bag Backpack with Breast Cancer Awareness Ribbon Fabric




What happened on the 10th day of August? Lets have a look:
Christie shared with us Presents Under the Tree. In this post she reminds up there is only 136 days until Christmas and to start our shopping you can read all about it here: http://christiecottage.blogspot.com/2013/08/presents-under-tree.html  Claire shared with us Seashells. In this post she shares some amazing sea shell finds and you can read all about it here: http://clairescraftroom.blogspot.com/2013/08/seashells_9.html  Debbie shared with us Perseid Meteor Shower. In this post we learn about the meteor shower and we get to see some amazing star finds. You can read all about it here: http://www.artfire.com/ext/shop/blog_post/EweniqueEssentials/13837/perseid_meteor_shower

Over on FaceBook:
Debbie shared:

Quilted Zipper Pouch Civil War Reproduction Fabric Small Toiletry Bag



Melissa shared:

Crochet Pet Mat or Pet Bed Orange and Blue featuring Paw Print



Laura shared with us:

Loss of Pet Sympathy Hand Made Greeting Card



Angela shared with us:

Handmade Crocheted Really Big Red Bag



Lisa shared with us:

Merry Christmas Gingerbread Men Set of 6 Handcrafted Greeting Cards



What happened on the 11th day of August? Lets have a look see:
Christie shared with us Sunday Spiritual-The Old Paths. You can read about it here: http://christiecottage.blogspot.com/2013/08/sunday-spiritual-old-paths.html  Catherine shared with us Sunny Sunflowers. In this post we learn about the sunflower and get to see some amazing sunflower finds. You can read all about it here: http://www.artfire.com/ext/shop/blog_post/ShadowDogDesigns/13844/sunny_sunflowers  

Over on FaceBook:
Lisa shared with us:

Set of 6 Handcrafted Merry Christmas Cards With Green Glistening Tree



Jennifer shared with us:

Two Faced Paracord Survival Bracelet in Hot Pink and Pink Camo




Catherine shared with us:

Paua Shell Lampwork Handmade Earrings Lavender Beaded Jewelry Unique



Laura shared with us:

I'm Sorry Loss of Dog Pet Sympathy Hand Made Card



Claire shared with us:

Ceramic Tile Coasters in Seashell Print Set of Four



What happened on the 12th day of August? Lets have a \look and see:
Michelle shared with us Using the Clone Tool or Rubber Stamp to Remove Distractions. This is a GIMP you can read about it here: http://polkadotorchid.blogspot.com/2013/08/using-clone-tool-or-rubber-stamp-to.html  Julie and Blu shared with us A Blog on Blogging. You can read all about it here: http://bmebluprint.blogspot.com/2013/08/a-blog-on-blogging.html  Anna shared with us Stone and Metal in Human Adornment. In this post you will find some amazing finds and some fantastic information. A must read: http://stoneandmetalarts.blogspot.com/2013/08/stone-and-metal-in-human-adornment.html?showComment=1376861417813#c3484776710415057761

Over on FaceBook:
Melissa shared with us:

Halloween Gemstone Sculpture with Adventurine Labradorite and Obsidian



Laura shared with us:

Halloween Party Place Cards Food Tents and Bag Toppers with Raven



Linda shared with us:

Bracelet - Black, White and Red Euro Beads - Stretch


Well everyone stay tuned for the next update to see what else is going on this month and to take a look at some more new amazing finds.

ArtFire Bloggers Guild

16 comments:

  1. Wow, seems like many people have been busy bees!

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  2. Thank you, Jennifer, for the update! I need to remember to use the FP guild page more. Put that on the ever growing list - LOL! Great to see what everyone has shared. Thanks again.

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  3. Great update! Thank you for all your hard work - it is very much appreciated. Wonderful new goodies in the studios all. Shared

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  4. First of all, thank you, Jennifer. What an amazing amount of effort it took -- and good organizational skills, too. I ask myself: how did we get all this done? ;) And we gotta keep doin' it....
    anna

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  5. It looks like August has been a very good month for the bloggers guild - keep it up everyone!

    Thank you, Jennifer, for keeping us current. I'm sure that it's a tremendous amount of work and time to get it all done.

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  6. Thank you for the update! Lovely featured items!

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  7. Thanks for the update! A lot of work for you. Appreciated

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  8. Thank you for the fabulous guild update! I know it takes a lot of time to get these done and you are a one woman wrecking crew when it comes to this and your business, and being admin on these pages. You should get the mom of the year and business owner of the year award! :)

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    1. Melissa, Thank you so much for your super kind words. You made tears come to the eyes and made me smile. Thank you so much :)

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  9. Thank you for the update Jennifer.

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  10. Thanks for the summary of the guild activity this month! My, we are a busy bunch!

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  11. Thank you everyone for your kind words. We have an amazing group and if it was not for all of you this would not be possible :)

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  12. Thanks for the update Jennifer. So many holiday items already.

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  13. Wonderful job again Jennifer - thanks so much for all you do!

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  14. Wow, everyone has been really busy! I have been busy doing art shows, so not much new online from me. Thanks for putting all this together in one place.

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  15. Jennifer, thanks again for all of the work you put into making the guild run actively and productively. This post is also reminding me that I have to start using facebook more.

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