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Saturday, October 19, 2013

Happy OWL-aween Card

Created this black & white Halloween Card using some stamping, embossing & distressing w/ ribbon.

Supplies List 

ink:  VersaFine Onyx Black
machine: Sizzix BIGkick 
paper:  the Paper Studio Spooky Webs scrapbook paper,
   cardstock -  black, white
ribbon: the Paper Studio Spider Webs
stamp: hampton art - Owl w/ Spider, Pumpkins & Sunflower, 
   K Andrew Designs - sentiment
Tim Holtz:embossing - Halloween embossing border, paper distresser, sander

Entering this into the following challenges:

10/19 Creative Insp Paint Halloween unlim 10/6 
10/19 Pile it On Ch#41 Humor unlim 10/13

10/20 Incy Wincy Halloween 5E(#5) 10/14

10/21 Loves Rubber Stamps Ch74 Fall Leaves or Pumpkins unlim 10/15
10/21 Tues Throwdown #169 Pumpkin Patch 3E(#1) 10/15

10/22 Aud Sentiments Ch91 Funny Halloween 5E(#2) 10/9 
10/22 Crafters Cafe Ch33 How Adorable "Cute" Cards 2E(#2) 10/16

10/24 QKR Stampede Ch61 Halloween 3E(#3) 10/18

10/25 Allsorts Wk229 Ribbons & Bows 3E(#1) 10/19 
10/25 Jos Scrap Shack FFC#22 Anything Goes unlim 10/18 
10/25 My Sheri Crafts Ch121 Nighttime 3E(#2) 10/12

10/27 Craftin Desert Divas Craft It Up & Link It Up Linky Party #17 Halloween unlim 10/14
10/27 Victorine Stamps Ch#70 Let's Get Spooky unlim 10/14

10/28 Cuttlebug Mania Black & White 3E(#2) 10/15
10/28 Totally Papercrafts Ch189 too Cute to Spook 3E(#3) 10/18

10/31 Craftitude Ch51 Anything Goes/Spooky 3E(#3) 10/18 
10/31 DLART Thankful Thurs Oct Linky Ch unlim 10/3

10/31 Ribbon Carousel RCC86 Fall & Halloween unlim 10/1

10/31  YNS Challenges Oct Fun Fri Ch unlim 10/4

Here is our October Inspirational Photo...

 You can use any component in the photo for your inspiration...shapes, colors...anything!



  1. What a very nice look done up in white and black! Thanks for sharing it with us at My Sheri Crafts! :)

  2. Love your sentiment and the details on your card!!!

    Thank you so much for joining us at Cuttlebug Mania!

    Cuttlebugs & Hugs

  3. Another great image Melissa and I love the little spider hanging down. Thanks for playing along again at Cuttlebug Mania this time x

  4. Fabulous card LOVE the black and white! thanks for playing along at Incy Wincy this week! hugs Samantha :0)

  5. Great Halloween card. Love the b&w.
    Thanks for joining us at TPC this week. hugs, Pat K x

  6. Great card! Love the black and white effect and the layout is great. Thanks for joining us at Craftitude.

  7. This is so adorable!!! Thanks for playing with us over at Loves Rubberstamps!!!

  8. I love that you did a b/w card. It's so striking!

    Thanks for playing along with us at the Tuesday Throwdown Challenge this week!
    kReN, TTDT
    Life is good and you can follow along @

  9. A great card, lovely bow, thanks for joining us at Allsorts this week, xxx

  10. great idea of the black and white. not everything needs colored sometimes they stand out more not colored. Thanks for joining us at Aud Sentiments for our funny Halloween challenge.

  11. another great card love the spider thanks for joining us at Incy Wincy this week
    Jenny x

  12. This is awesome!! I love the image and the black and white!! So fun and fabulous!! Thanks so much for playing along at Craftin Desert Divas!!

    A Mermaid's Crafts
    Craftin Desert Divas DT

  13. Great card. I have to ask how you find the time to create so much. Love your work. Thanks for joining us at pile it on! Love your card. Kimberly DT

  14. What a cool monochromatic Halloween card!! :) :)
    Thanks for joining us @ Loves Rubberstamps this week for the Fall Leaves & Pumpkins challenge!! :) :)

    Thanks for playing along with YNS for this month's challenge!! :) :)

  15. How fabulous! I like the black and white combo. Thanks so much for playing with us this week at Craftin Desert Diva Halloween Linky Party. Hope to see you again soon :)

    Purple Monkey Moments

  16. What a lovely job. Thanks for joining us at Loves Rubberstamps.

  17. Love the black & white!!
    Thanks so much for sharing your Pumpkins with us at Tuesday Throwdown!!
    Blessings to you!!

  18. What a cute Halloween card. Thanks for joining us at Aud Sentiments
    Julie T

  19. Lovely Halloween creation! Thank you so much for sharing with us at Allsorts challenge this week ,hope to see you soon again.

  20. Loving the black and white, wonderful card. Thanks for joining us at The Crafter's Cafe.
    Fiona x

  21. Awesome black/white card ... Thank you for playing along with Your Next Stamps Monthly Challenge.
    Ruza, YNS Designer

  22. Love the play on words for your Halloween card. Thank you for joining in with our colour challenge at Cuttlebug Mania x

  23. Love the monochrome look of your card and the embossing you have done.

    Thanks for joining our fortnightly challenge here at Craftitude challenge. Hope you will join us next time DT Crafting Vicky I’m doing a little giveaway to celebrate 450 followers come and join in

  24. Nice black and white card! Thanks so much for participating in our QKR STAMPEDE challenge!! Hope to see you again for our next challenge!!
    A Little Bit O' Paper