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Tuesday, October 20, 2015

Tombstone Box Halloween Treat Holder

Created this 3D Halloween Treat Holder for my daughter who likes Owls & Halloween.

Photographed it next to a gourd my hubby bought at Central Market. We thought the gourd's shape looked like a Dragon.

Supplies List 

adhesive: foam, red tape
Cricut: Happy Hauntings  8" Tombstone Box
ink: VersaFine Onyx Black
paper: cardstock - gray core'dinations
stamp:  Stampendous Tombstone Owl - sentiment
Tim Holtz: scissors (my fav scissors)
tools: MISTI

Entering this into the following challenges:    

10/20  Simon Says Stamp Wed Color Insp       5E(#4)   10/14


Here is a fabulous inspiration board, created by the lovely Jenn Shurkus, to help us!


10/22  Sweet Stampin Ch Antiques Roadshow  oldest stamp, make/design,how old   2E(#1) 10/17
   Stampendous Tombstone Owl - not sure of how old but know that it is not new

10/23  Allsorts Ch Wk333 - All sentimental  3E(#2)  10/17

10/23  Suzy Bee's Ch 99 Anything Goes w/ Twist ... Autumn Colors  UE  10/17

10/24   Craft Your Passion Ch284 Always Anything Goes   3E(#2) 10/19
10/24   Glitter N Sparkle Ch159 Halloween (Cute or Spooky)  3E(#2)  10/18

10/25  Die Cuttin Divas Ch238 Picture Insp  3E(#1)  10/20 

~ Picture Inspiration  ~
colors, any image.....etc 

10/25  Fantabulous Cricut Ch#262 Autumn   3E(#2) 10/12
10/25  Simon Says Stamp Mon:  Monster Mash  5E(#1)  10/19
10/25  Stamped Blessings Ch Die Cuts  2E(#2)  10/18

10/26  Scrappy Moms Stamps Terr Tues Ch -  Happy Halloween  UE   10/20

10/29  CardzTV 3D Des Ch#3 Halloween Treat Holder  3E(#1)  10/16

10/31  DL.ART Oct Linky Ch  1Eperday/no stack  10/1 
10/31  OSAAT #248 Anything Goes w/ Halloween Colours    UE  10/18


  1. This is a really such a great Halloween project, I wish Halloween was bigger in Australia. I am running the Anything goes link-up's again, would love it if you would share your projects.
    Anything goes, Just keep on creating
    Imagine Create Express

  2. Very unusual creation.
    Thank you for joining us at Allsorts this week :)
    AnyOldCraft (DT)

  3. Such a fab creation! thanks for joining us at Sweet Stampin' hugs Sue J xx

  4. Great Halloween make! That gourd really does look like a dragon! Thanks for joining us at Sweet Stampin' this week.

  5. Fabulous treat holder Melissa!
    Thanks for joining us at Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge
    Mandy xx

  6. Great treat holder and certainly a dragon looking gourd.
    Thank you for joining our Sentimental challenge this week at Allsorts.


  7. great !
    Thank you for joining us at Craft your passion !
    Good Luck and hope to see you again.

  8. What a great idea, love it well done, thanks for sharing at Glitter n Sparkle Chris DT x

  9. This is so cool, Melissa! Great job on the box and incorporating the dragon (I mean squash, lol). Thank you so much for sharing it with us at FCCB!

    Diana ♥
    Leelee Card Designs
    FCCB Design Team

  10. Cool treat box! Thanks for joining us at Simon Says Stamp Monday challenge!

  11. What a fun treat box! Thanks for sharing it with us at Fantabulous Cricut Challenge Blog!
    :) Marie

  12. From a distance I thought it was a green swan on a choppy lake - then I put my glasses on and looked properly and realised that this has made a brilliant dragon. Quite spooky. Thank you very much for entering the OSAAT (AG with Halloween Colours) Challenge this month, lots of luck to you. Hugs Sue Pxxx DT

  13. Super cute! Thanks for joining us at FCCB

  14. Love your treat holder! I bet your daughter loved it. I agree - the gourd looks like a dragon! Thank you for joining our challenge at Craft Your Passion. We would love to see you again!
    ~ Bonnie DT

  15. Very cool tombstone box! And awesome gourd! Thanks so much for joining us at FCCB!