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Monday, 10 October 2011

Trick or treat?

Hey there bloggers,
Well here I am with a halloweeny card, I don't know why but I am drawn to halloweeny things, not too gruesome though , I am officially a scardey cat when it comes to super spooky things!
This card kind of developed and let me play with the wonderful Halloween Tim stamps again , some DI and my new fab stampotique stamp and a few more staples from my attacher I know, I don't think I used it in the last post so I HAD too!!!
Here she is:
The background was again made in two halves which is my thing of the moment!!!I have quite a few!!!things of the moment I mean?!
The lhs was made using DI, then I spritzed with water and blotted off.I blasted it with my heat gun until nearly dry and then over stamped with script, so it bled slightly. Once completely dry I added a couple of black cobwebs...I love this stamp!The rhs used my fav resist technique, stamping my much loved cobwebs in perfect medium, clear embossing and then adding DI.Once dry I overstamped with bats and barbed wire (such a useful stamp).Then I added some black soot DI using cut n dry, gently does it!!!
The label and date were stamped and coloured.
more piccies...I know I now too many!SORRY!!!
The text is my favourite computer script, The fab stampotique stamp was coloured using pro markers and glaze pen, I added some pumice stone DI around edges...as I knew I wouldn't get my attacher all the way round I cheated...well used cunning and stapled first then glued on background!!!
I added a mini ideaology paper clip to poison label.

thanks for ploughing through all my ramblings!!

I am entering this for the following competitions:
Halloween @ http://www.vostamps.blogspot.com/
Old supplies, my DI  and halloween @ http://clearitoutchallenge.blogspot.com/
Halloween @ http://cupcakecraftchallenges.blogspot.com/
Halloween @ http://2sisterschallengeblog.blogspot.com/
Black and orange @ http://charismacardz.blogspot.com/
Halloween @ http://forevernightchallenges.blogspot.com/
Halloween @ http://fussyandfancychallenge.blogspot.com/
Halloween @ http://tuesdaythrowdown.blogspot.com/


Thanks for stopping by, share the love and leave a comment..only if you have time!
Ta trace x
Have happy inky day x

11 comments :

  1. This image works perfectly for a Halloween card! Thanks for joining us this week at Charisma.
    Joyce xx

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  2. Hehe you have done it again Trace! Ermmmm well that image has got to be a trick! Golly she is so spooky! lol but your card is a real treat! I absolutely love what you have done with the backround! Judy x

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  3. oh gosh hun this is just brilliant love that spooky image and your background is just amazing,super detail hugs cherylxxx

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  4. What a really darling creation!! :) I love the image and your webs!! Thanks for playing along with us at Tuesday Throwdown!! Hope you will join us on our new challenge today!! HUGS - *Vicki* - Oct. GDT

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  5. your cards is just tooo cute! love it.
    Thank you so much for joining us at Clear It Out

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  6. Hi Trace, what a gorgeous card. I love the image and fab details. Thanks for joining in with my colour combo challenge over at charisma cardz this week. Hugs, Denise x

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  7. Fabulous, spooky Halloween creation! Great colours! Thanks for joining us at Cupcake! Shelly ;)

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  8. Hi Trace! This Halloween card is brilliant! I just love how you used the staples! Your image is just great!
    Thank you for joining us at Fussy and Fancy for our, "Fall or Halloween" Challenge!
    Warm Hugs, Sheryl

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  9. Hi Trace, what a wonderful Halloween card. I love the image and gorgeous papers. Thanks for joining us at cupcake craft challenge this week. Hugs, Denise x

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  10. Thanks for joining us over at Forever Night Challenges!!

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