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Sunday, October 19, 2014

Owl Be Watching Over You RIP Halloween Card

Paper pieced & distressed this Halloween card using Hero Arts RIP stamp & Stampendous Tombstone Owl stamp.  Distressed by hand tearing some edges. Embossed with Tim Holtz Halloween Border embossing border which looked like rod iron fences used in cemeteries & such. Added ribbon.

 Supplies List 

ink: VersaFine Onyx Black
paper: cardstock - black, gray, green core'dinations, orange, core'd purple, white
pen: GellyRoll white - clouds
punch: Martha Stewart tombstone
ribbon: the Paper Studio Skull & C bones Grosgrain
stamp: Hero Arts LL440  RIP  Stampendous Tombstone Owl
Tim Holtz: Distress Ink - black soot  embossing -  Halloween Border emb border

Entering this into the following challenges:

10/21 SimonSaysStampWed ColorCoordinates: Black, Slate, Orange Peel, Green Apple, Lavender 5E(#5) 10/15

10/23 Sister Act Card Ch79  UE 10/17

10/24 Catch the Bug Oct Bingo Ch  3E(#1) 10/18
   1st row: Ghost on RIP tombstone, Use Black & Orange, Paper Piecing*E07mc*Tn5R3TNxCjEjyiQYqFhXoBX15LCNGBmT2X-1-TBma--K7dmWZz37tyr-XLKoJXQe/201410OctoberBingo.png 

10/24 Glitter N Sparkle Ch107 Use some Orange 3E(#2) 10/19
10/24 Hiding In My Craft Room HIMCR#170 Embossing 3E(#3) 10/18
10/24 Little Scrap Pieces Show it off Sat Linky Party 1E(#) 10/18 

10/26 Craftin Desert Divas Craft It Up & Link It Up Linky Party #42 Halloween UE 10/13 

10/30 Stampendous Oct 2014 Ch Halloween Haunt UE UE 10/1

11/15 Hero Arts Holiday Ch UE 10/1
   4. Anything Goes Holiday Cards & Projects


  1. Lots of nice detail in this card. Love the spooky touches.

  2. Lots of Halloween goodies on your card, Melissa! Thanks for joining us once again at the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday challenge!

  3. Ooooh, I love those stamps and your distressing!! Great job!! Thanks for linking up with us at Craftin Desert Divas!
    Crafting Desert Divas DT

  4. Love the distressed look to your card. Fun Halloween card. Thanks for joining us at Catch The Bug.

  5. What a spooky fun card. Thanks for linking up at Craftin Desert Divas!!

    Craftin Desert Divas Design Team

  6. Ooohhh---what a spooktacular card! Love that owl and the details! Thanks for joining us over at HIMCR this week!

  7. What a GREAT card . . . it's just "spooktacular" as one person said! Thanks for joining us over at HIMCR this week for our "Embossing" challenge. Hope to see you again next week!

    Kathy - HIMCR DT

  8. Great and spooky!! I love the color and details!

    Thanks for joining us this week at HIMCR!

    Hiding in My Craft Room

  9. An awesome card, Melissa! Love the gelly roll pen white clouds and the special paper pieced portions. Thank you for linking up to our October Monthly Challenge!