Trick or Treat!

Hello All!

I believe this is my last Halloween Card!

Unless I run short…this is it!

I’m going to mail out cards to my Grand-girls,

and the younger nieces and nephews!

 

Here is the Card!

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Used the cat and a bat! The Cat n’ the Bat! (groan!)

 

Here’s the inside of the card!

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Loving this!

 

HERE ARE THE STOCK AND THE MEASURES FOR THIS CARD:

CARDSTOCK:

Basic Black- base. 8.5″ x 5.5″ score @ 4.25″ fold in half on the score

-black cat, 2″ x 2.25″

-bat, 1″ x 2″

Whisper White- greeting banner, .75″ x 3.5″

inside panel, 4″ x 5.25″

DSP:

Country Lane DSP- banner mat, 1″ x 4″

strip down the front left- .50″ x 5.25″

Toil & Trouble DSP- front left strip, 2″ x 5.25″

STAMP SETS:

Spooky Fun- greeting, inside bats

Mr. Funny Bones- inside sentiment

TOOLS:

Banner Triple Punch- greeting banner and mat, to flag the ends

Cat Punch- cat

Bitty Bat Punch- retired, bat on front

Here’s the Card again!

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Now I can address all the cards and get them in the mail for the kids!

 

Until the next Post…Blessings and Halloween Fun to you ALL!

CASE-ing A Friend’s Card!

Hello Friends!

Today’s Card is CASE of a Friend’s Card!

CASE- Copy And Share Everything!

One of my Fellow Stampin’Up! ‘Pals’!

Sandy Catunto

made this Card…I asked if I could CASE the Card

Sandy said “CASE away!”

 

Here is a picture of Sandy’s Card!

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I Love Fall, so this Card jumped right out at me!

 

Here is my version of Sandy’s Card!

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To make it mine…I added Color!

 

Here is the inside of the Card!

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I do like how it turned out!

 

HERE ARE THE STOCK AND MEASURES FOR MY CARD:

CARDSTOCK:

Very Vanilla- base, 8.5″ x 5.5″ scored @ 4.25″ fold in half on the score

greeting banner- .75″ x 2.5″

Early Espresso- chair, oval frame

Mango Melody- large leaf, small leaf inside

Cajun Craze- large leaf on front

Pumpkin Pie- small leaf on front

DSP:

Wood Textures- front panel, 4″ x 5.25″

oval, 2.50″ x 3.50″ (cut an oval from)

3″ x 3″ piece to trim the logs from

STAMP SET:

Painted Harvest- greeting, inside sentiment

INKS:

Old Olive- greeting, inside sentiment

Pumpkin Pie- sponge the front leaves

Sahara Sand- greeting banner sponging of the edges

TOOLS:

Big Shot- die cutting and dry embossing machine

Dies:

Layering Ovals Framelits- front oval and oval frame

Seasonal Layers Thinlits- chair, leaves

TIEF: (Textured Impressions Embossing Folder)

Woodgrain- oval, inside strip of DSP

Subtle Dynamic TIEF- chair, leaves

ACCESSORIES:

Hemp Twine- from my stash, for the bow

 

Here is my Card, once again!

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I Love Fall, the tastes, scents, and colors of the season all call to me!

It is a gorgeous tapestry of Color!

Every Year, God out-does it! Just Beautiful!

Yes, I hate Winter, but we would never appreciate the Spring

without going through Winter. Kind of like a rebirth of Nature!

Very symbolic of the death and resurrection of our Lord!

Spring/Easter calls out to that too!

My Peace.

Until the Next Post…Blessings and Peace to you ALL!

Happy Halloween from the Cats!

Hello All!

 

Having Fun with my Halloween Cards!

 

Here’s another one!

 

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Love this one!

 

Here is the inside of the Card!

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This looks like one of the Cats, my neighbor has!

 

HERE ARE THE STOCK AND MEASURES TO MAKE THIS CARD:

CARDSTOCK:

Basic Black- base, 8.5″ x 5.5″ score @ 4.25″ fold in half on the score

2″ X 2.25″ to punch out the black cat

Pumpkin Pie- 2″ x 2.25″ to punch out the orange cat

Crushed Curry- front panel, 4″ x 5.25″

Whisper White- inside panel, 4″ x 5.25″

DSP:

Toil & Trouble- side front panel, 2″ x 5.25″

STAMP SETS:

Teeny Tiny Wishes- greeting

Itty Bitty Greetings- inside sentiment

INK:

Memento Tuxedo Black- greeting, inside sentiment

EXTRAS:

White gel pen for eyes on black cat, black pen for eyes on orange cat

 

Here is my Card again!

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This cat reminds me of the one on the TV show, Sabrina!

 

Until the next Post…Blessings and Kitty Love to you ALL!

 

Halloween Tonic!

Hello All!

Another Halloween Card made with a piece from

my Tim Holtz Halloween Ephemera!

Here’s a peek at that package, again!

 

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Here is my Card!

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Not a Tonic, but a Toxin!!!

 

Here is the inside of my Card!

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Simple and Fun!

 

HERE ARE THE STOCK AND MEASURES:

CARDSTOCK:

Basic Black- card base, 8.5″ x 5.5″ score @ 4.25″ fold in half on the score

Whisper White- front and inside panels, 4″ x 5.25″

STAMP SET:

Spooky Fun- retired, inside sentiment

INK:

Memento Tuxedo Black- inside sentiment

DSP:

Country Lane- front piece, 2″ x 5.25″   inside strip, .75″ x 4″

ACCESSORIES:

Tim Holtz Halloween Ephemera- greeting, skeleton, two little signs inside

 

Here is the card front once more!

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Love this! Too Funny!

 

Until the next Post…Blessings and Tonic Only to you ALL!

 

A Humerus Halloween!

Hello Everyone!

Welcome Back for a peek at today’s Card!

No Challenge, just a card I made for Halloween!

I received a pack of some Halloween Ephemera

by Tim Holtz!

Here is a picture of that Halloween Ephemera pack!

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So many pieces in the bag! I only used one on this Card!

 

Here is my Card!

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I have a couple of retired Halloween stamp sets…

…one I used to make the top hat, cane and bow tie!

Too Funny!

 

I love the tongue in cheek greeting!

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That face looks like Jeff Dunham’s, Akmed! LOL!

 

Here is the inside of the Card!

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Here, I employed the other stamp set!

 

STOCK AND MEASURES:

CARDSTOCK:

Gorgeous Grape- base, 8.5″ x 5.5″ score @ 4.25″

Whisper White- front and inside panels, 4″ x 5.25″

DSP:

Toil & Trouble- front strip sown left side, 1.5″ x 5.25″

inside strip, .25″ x 5.25″

STAMP SETS:

Mr. Funny Bones- greeting, hat, bow tie, and cane

Spooky Fun- inside sentiment, spider and web, bats

INKS:

Memento Tuxedo Black- greeting, inside sentiment, spider, web, bats, top hat, cane

Gorgeous Grape- bow tie

ACCESSORIES:

Tim Holtz Halloween Ephemera- skeleton

 

Here’s my card again!

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This reminds me of that Mel Brooks Comedy, Young Frankenstein.

Instead of Frankenstein, my Skeleton is “Puttin’ On The Ritz”! LOL!

 

Until the next Post…Blessings and Humerus Fun to you ALL!