Sharing a Hallowe’en card I made today using these adorable images from 2CuteInk – Hallowe’en Animals Digital Stamp Set. Hallowe’en is one of my favourite times of the year when we get to see all of the little one’s all dressed up and having fun!
For the base card, I used Hammermill – Premium Colour 100 lb. and cut it and scored it to be 8.25″ x 3.25″. I die cut Stampin’ Up – Magic in this Night Designer Series Paper using my Couture Creations – Go Power and Emboss and Whimsy Stamps – Slimline Pillows Die – WSD473. This was used for the main background. I used the same die-cut again for the inserts, only this time I used Doodlebug Design Inc. – Ghost Town paper and also die-cut the sentiment. I glued the main background to the base and used Tim Holtz Distress Inks – Dusty Concord to ink around all of the outside edges and around each of the shapes. For the sentiment, I used my Blending brushes and Tim Holtz Distress Ink – Twisted Citron to colour it and ink around the edges. Each of the shapes were glued and placed into their corresponding places.
The images and sentiment were imported into Microsoft Word and then printed out onto onto Copic Marker X-Press It Blending Card using my printer and HP Printer High Quality Grayscale for the setting. This prevents them from smearing when colouring. My Brother Scan and Cut was used to die cut the images leaving a small white border. The images were coloured in with Copic markers and then popped up using 3M double-sided tape onto the card.
Stamps and sentiment: Hallowe’en Animals Digital Stamp Set – 2CuteInk
Inks: HP Printer High Quality Grayscale, Tim Holtz Distress Inks – Dusty Concord, Tim Holtz Distress Ink – Twisted Citron
Paper: Copic Marker X-Press It Blending Card, Hammermill – Premium Colour 100 lb., Stampin’ Up – Magic in this Night Designer Series Paper (12″ x 12″), Doodlebug Design Inc. – Ghost Town (6″ x 6″)
Die Cuts: Whimsy Stamps – Slimline Pillows Die – WSD473
Miscellaneous: Couture Creations – Go Power and Emboss, Brother Scan and Cut
Image coloured with Copic Markers:
Giraffe Mummy: E79, E77, E74, Y38, YR31, YR000, C1, C00
Vampire Pig: E95, E93, R01, R00, R000, E79, E77, E74, C8, C6, C4, R59, R39, R29, V17, V15, V12
Alligator Witch: C8, C6, C4, YG67, YG63, G43, G24, V17, V15, V12, Y38, YR31, Y23, Y21
Frankenstein Hippo: W5, W3, W1, YG67, YG63, G43, G24, C7, C4, R01, B26, B23, B21
Hope you like it and have a great week!
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