CONGRATS to Marie-alice our new FS for this week! She has a great gallery and I enjoyed browsing through it. I had some thoughts in mind ftom yesterday's IC challenge and when I saw all of her window cards and the Halloween card below, I knew I had to combine all the elements and make it!
I'm thinking this card was waaay too much fun for me to make! Heehee! Seriously, these kinds of cards that evolve and have layers of stamping are my favs to make. BUT, I also like CAS. Go figure! It's good to be diverse, right? Right?
HOW I STAMPED IT:
On a SU light grey panel, I stamped the Mellow Sun Arts arched window, masked it then stamped it with LKR's net. Next I stamped a Deep Red's distressed strip, then MFT's woodgrain. I stamped the monster in SU's artichoke mixed w/black Versafine, and shadow stamped him in old olive. Stamped the ghost in SU kraft white, then shadowed him with old olive. Finished it with a light stamp over of Hero Arts newspaper print. Too much fun, I tell you!
Thank YOU for looking! :)
Date: Sunday, October 20, 2013 GMT Views: 643
Registered: April 18, 2011 Location: Near Melbourne in Mornington, Vic. Australia Posts: 7727
Sun, Oct 20, 2013 @ 12:47 AM
Wow Miss Gabby, I have said it before, your talent and style is sooooooooo diverse. I am in awe that the same person can make a shimmery winter wonderland one day, then back it up the next day with a card where a graveyard, monsters and ghosts are the focus. WOW!!!!
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Registered: June 4, 2009 Location: Deatsville, Alabama Posts: 18678
Sun, Oct 20, 2013 @ 5:27 AM
Way to hit some challenges and cover Halloween at the same time. Spooky and artsy! Very cool - I like it! Hugz!
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Registered: August 18, 2008 Location: Belfast, Northern Ireland, UK Posts: 30533
Sun, Oct 20, 2013 @ 7:13 AM
Oh, your shadowy stamping definitely adds to the spooky look, very cleverly done - I'm not that good at layering up stamping, but you've obviously got it down to an art form, glad you had so much fun with it!
Registered: April 4, 2008 Location: Sahuarita, Arizona originally from New Brunswick, Canada Posts: 16382
Sun, Oct 20, 2013 @ 8:03 AM
Gabby, thank you once again for casing another one of my cards... oh yours is so spooky but very well done... love the monster who seems to be in motion and the ghost with the shadow... your are so creative... love the double stamping also... you are a whiz at doing that...great job on touching on other challenges also with this very "creepy" card... love it...
Registered: March 31, 2008 Location: Eastlake, OH Posts: 12432
Sun, Oct 20, 2013 @ 6:22 PM
What a fun Halloween card! Love that monster and all that texture in your awesome background stamping! Thanks for the details too! Love your card!
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