Saturday, 28 September 2013

A Gem of a Challenge DT Card - Use Some Black

It's challenge time at A Gem of a Challenge, this week our theme is, "Use Some Black on Your Card".  I've gone with a Halloween card this time, using Chloe with Cauldron, which you'll find in the Pink Gem shop here.
 I coloured the image with my usual Promarkers using traditional Halloween colours, adding a touch of Star Dust Stickles to the foam in the cauldron.
I made a double dutch fold for this one, I haven't made one of these for ages, I'd forgotten how fun they are to make.  I used some old Papermania Capsule Collection papers matted onto purple cardstock, and some lime green spider's web against the black cardstock.  I also made a sort of bow out the spider's web and attached it to the card with a glitter brad.  The pumpkin was made with die cut ovals and some green craft wire, I quite like how it came out.  To finish off, I added a ticket sentiment, again coloured with Promarkers.
I'm entering this card in the following challenges -
Craftin' Boutique - #9 - Halloween
DRS Designs - So Spooky it's Scary
Scrapper's Delights - #8 - Make Your Own Embellishments
Artistic Inspirations - #60 - Bright Colours
Through the Purple Haze - Inspired by a Book, Film or Song, I've gone for the song "You Put a Spell on Me"
ABC - #46 - Tic, Tac, Toe - 2 or More Embellishments, Halloween, Patterned Paper

11 comments:

  1. Oh she is such a cute witch Wendy, lovely image and colours and I do like the unusual design of the card, Kate x

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  2. Beautiful hun...:o)

    biggest of hugs Vicky xx

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  3. Adorable! I love the fun design and the green lacy "Spiders web" makes the perfect finishing touch!
    Hugs, Sheryl

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  4. wow, fantastic i just love it...so well made and just lovely. Thanks for joining us at TTPH

    Fiona DT

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  5. What an adorable Halloween card!! Love all the gorgeous details! Thanks for joining us at DRS Designs.

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  6. gorgeous spooky card wendy.really sweet witch and your design is fab :D

    xx coops xx

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  7. Darling card and what a terrific fold!! Thanks so much for joining us this week at ABC Challenges.

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  8. Super cute card, love the colors and how it folds at the bottom, how neat! Thanks for playing Tic Tac Toe with us at ABC Challenge Blog

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