Tuesday, September 4, 2018

Addicted to Stamps and More #308

This challenge at Addicted to Stamps and More is for a holiday card - any holiday.  Most people will probably chose Christmas so they can get a head start on the number of cards they need but I chose to go with Halloween instead.  I do send Halloween cards to my grandchildren and they are fun to make.

For this card I was inspired by one that Kelly Griglione made here.  She used Brutus Monroe Color Bursts for her background and I have Brushos but you can get similar results.
I sprinkled my powders on Mixed Media paper and sprayed them, adding more powder in different colors until I was satisfied.  Then I took a stencil from CPD, added black powder and misted.  Okay, I sprayed. Maybe a little too much water here but I still like it.  To top it off I splattered some Inka- Gold. The sentiment, spider and web are all from W&W and heat embossed.

There are many holidays represented by the Design Team cards.  Why not check them out for inspiration and then enter a card in our gallery.


11 comments:

  1. Eek, that spider, this is delightfully spooky Bobby!

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  2. What fabulous spooky background for your spider and web Bobby. I love how you stencilled with the powder!
    Hugs
    Carol x

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  3. Oh my....this is over the top spooky! I love the dark colors and that spider, amazing!

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  4. Awesome Halloween card, Bobby! The background for mister Spider looks great and embossed gold sentiment pops up beautifully.

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  5. Spookily delicious too, love the grungy look. :)

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  6. Wow! Love the great background. And the sentiment is lovely.

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  7. This looks amazing and what a great card for Halloween!! so well done.
    xx Karen

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  8. If this is my card
    I can say this is a manly card and this is a super made Miss Bobby
    love the blur color you achieve
    great idea and Stunning Halloween card
    LOVE
    hugs
    Monika

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  9. Eerie, spooky and so atmospheric, Bobby ... the background is really cool! Hugs, Anita :)

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  10. Awesome background Bobby. Frightfully delightful in a spooky kind of way. Totally 'cool' card.

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