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Tuesday, October 31, 2017

All Wrapped Up for You!!

Hello everyone: Well, it's finally here.....HALLOWEEN!!!!!  and, since our challenge fell right on the very date we at SHOPPING OUR STASH want to see some spooky, frightening cards to start your stash for next year so, be sure to stop by the challenge blog and check out what my teammates have there for your inspiration.  Here is my card, I hope you come and play with us in the gallery.


This spooky cat is from Whipper Snapper Designs and it's called Mummy Cat, when I bought this image some years ago, it came with the background moon, tomb stones, clouds and bats, now they just sell the kitty.
Anywho, I stamped it on water color paper with Versafine black ink and clear heat emboss it, then I colored with SU markers, I sponged some distress inks for the sky and I stamped more of the bats that came in the set. The big bat on the tomb stone is from Kraftin Kimmie as well as the ghosts, I stamped them onto Vellum with Versamark ink and heat embossed them in white then, believe it or not, I fussy cut them and placed a small piece of double sided tape just at the end to prop them in my scene. Hope you can see they are transparent.  The ribbon and enamel dot are from my stash.

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I always finish the inside of my cards, it saves a lot of time when I decide to mail them.


Sentiment is from my stash, the rest of the images from Kraftin Kimmie.

I'm playing along with the following challenges.

Use Your Stuff Challenge #286 "Halloween"

Cards in Envy "Lets Play Dress Up" My kitty is going as a Mummy.

Aurora Wings Challenge #59 "Darkness Falls"

Artistic Inspiration Challenge #189 "Anything Goes, option of "Spook it Up"

Always Fun Challenges #30 "Halloween"

Hope you come and play along with us at SHOPPING OUR STASH and be sure to stop by the blog to check out what my teammates have there for your inspiration.

Thank you for stopping by, I always read every single comment you so kindly leave on my posts, I want you to know I appreciate them more than words can express.
Until next time, happy stamping.
Hugs from Maria.

11 comments:

Patti Willey said...

Vellum Ghosts! This card is Fang-tastic! I love it! Glad your stamp included the moon, the bats and the cemetery. It makes a great scene for you to color! Wicked cute card Maria!

lauren bergold said...

super-cute mummy cat... and your background is AWESOME! love this, maria! HAPPY HALLOWEEN!!! ♥

Sonny P. said...

Cute...cute !
I like your card`s interior scene a bunch too !

Donna said...

Love your spooky scene!
Great job teammie!!

Brian King said...

So fun! I love how you've colored around the moon and beyond.

Amy Ottmers said...

Super cute!!! Thank you for joining us at Always Fun, good luck!!! Amy DT

Mary Fish said...

Poor kitty! Makes me smile!

Ann Abrahamson said...

Love the mummy cat and those vellum ghosts - a fun and spooky Halloween scene! Thanks for sharing with us over at Cards in Envy!

Sherri Thacker said...

This mummy cat is sure cute (of course, I love everything by Whipper Snappers). It's perfect for our challenge at Cards in Envy.

missgailly said...

Love the purple and yellow combo and that image is adorable! Thanks for playing along at USE YOUR STUFF - Gail

DonnaMundinger said...

FAbulous stamping! Such a cute scene. Brilliant work with the ghosts, too. Thanks so much for joining our 'Darkness Falls' challenge at Aurora Wings. xxD