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Monday, June 15, 2009

FEATURED ARTIST: COOKIE AGUILAR

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Our Featured Artist for June/July '09 is no stranger to all loyal supporters and followers of Scrap-n-Crop.com and SnC's Project ScrapAway! ... miss Cookie Aguilar!!!
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Okay, let's see what our dear Cookie has to say and ogle your eye balls out with her amazing creations...

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Hi! I’m Cookie Aguilar from Manila, Philippines!!! I'm a full time mom to a 4-year old boy named Harvey and a wife to a very supportive husband named Henry. I have been scrapping for 2 years now and I’m really having a blast with this hobby!

I also love taking pictures of my family. Actually, I always have a camera with me to capture every moment and create pages to tell the story behind.

My family has been my main source of inspiration. Usually it’s Harvey on my pages. I want to record every single moment of his growing years with me and I’m so lucky that Harvey just loves to be photographed hihihi! Scrapbooking allows me to express myself fully, with no restrictions and boundaries....allows me to express my love for my family and my love for art at the same time.

I love trying new things on my layouts. Actually, I really don’t know how to call my style. But what I’ve noticed is that... I just love to layer papers on my layouts. I also love playing with colors! I like using bold colors on my pages as well as different hues of boy colors. I also love using inks, paints and chipboards on my work.

Habits? When I’m scrapping, choosing the perfect papers to use on my pages is the most time consuming part of my process. I also love fixing my things first before starting a new page. And oh, if mojos is low, I just get a glass of ice cold Coke light or Mountain Dew – makes me feel refreshed again hihihi! When scrapshopping, I never leave the store without patternpapers.
And when I have a new set of materials, I bring them to my bedside and go to sleep.

Likes??? Pattern papers and chipboards! Plus love chatting too!!!
Dislikes??? Being idle.

I’m so fortunate to be designing for 2 of my favorite manufacturers... Chatterbox and Buzz and Bloom and a couple of online stores and kit clubs. And of course, it’s a great pleasure to be guest designing for Scrap-N-Crop too! Another thing that I love about scrapbooking aside from being able to share my work is that I’m so happy to meet fellow scrappers all over the world! I really enjoy and value the friends I make through this hobby.

I still have a lot to learn in scrapbooking, and I will be more than happy to learn more and to share them with you ! Hope to be able to inspire others with my work!

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.and of course an amazing creation that you can make too from our June's Father's Day Kit!!!
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Look out for more of Cookie's work throughout the month and at the right hand side of our blog.
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and visit Cookie HERE
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Copyrights

Please do not use the original photos or reprint any of this blog entry's content without permission. Photos used here are with explicit permission from Cookie Aguilar - Thanking you kindly.

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5 comments:

noor said...

Thanks for sharing your work Cookie. What a cute name as well. :)

I must start taking series of photos of my kids. Problem my boys tak nak cooperate!!! They can't even pose for a few seconds.

Cookie Aguilar said...

Hi Noor!!!
your welcome!!! and thanks too!
if the boy wont cooperate..candid shots will also be great!!! you try it!!! thansk do much for your comment!

xoxo,
Cookie

julie said...

Nice stuff Cookie.

bjay said...

yay, cooks! u'r the best :)

bambino said...

hey cooks! great to see you here. a fellow country woman. :)
nice work and your kids are so adorable.

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