Monday, September 17, 2018

Cute Hoppy Halloween Card

Hello! It's another Monday and I hope you had a great weekend. Mine was pretty uneventful, but that's okay. We ran errands and did a few things around the house and that was it.

For this Cute Hoppy Halloween Card I decided to get a little inky with the background. Using mixed media paper and distress inks in: Bundled Sage, Peeled Paint, Scattered Straw, Abandoned Coral, Wilted Violet and Seedless Preserves. Once the ink colors were blended I used a distress sprayer with water to lift some color, blotting with a paper towel. Then I used the heat gun to speed the drying process. The images are from Newton's Nook Hoppy Halloween stamp set, which I absolutely LOVE. Copic markers were used to color the images and then coordinating dies were used. The patterned paper is from the Boos & Brews paper pad by Doodlebug Designs, Inc. To accent the focal area a piece of green patterned paper was die cut with a retired edgelit die by Stampin' Up!. Then I decided to add two black bats using the Newton's Boo-tiful Night die set by Newton's Nook. Everything was adhered to a piece of Grape Delight cardstock by Bazzill and then adhered to the white card base. That's it! So glad you stopped by and I hope you enjoy the rest of your day.

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4 comments:

  1. love that the distressed ink background incorporates all the beautiful Halloween colours, the sweet image sits perfectly against it,

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  2. Hi Andrea, a super cute Halloween card, love the background you created with the distress oxides. Thank you for joining us at Lil Patch of Crafty Friends.... good luck in the prize draw... Megan DT LPoCF

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  3. So many fun elements to love about this card. Great job! Thanks for playing along with us at Creative with Stamps.

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  4. Lovely Autumn themed card! Thank you so much for joining us at CWS!
    Hugs, Mary (DT)

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