We’re joining forces with Sandi MacIver’s Happy Stampers for our Happy Inkin’ Thursday Blog Hop again this week! I used the Stampin’ Up! Trick or Tweet stamp set to create my card for the Combined Blog Hop today.
Here are the colors that we’re using this week:
And here is the sketch:
I started by adhering a panel from the Toil & Trouble DSP to a panel of Basic Black card stock with SNAIL. Then I adhered strips of Basic Black and Lemon Lime Twist card stocks across the card front with SNAIL. I embossed a strip of Mango Melody card stock with the Corrugated Embossing Folder and then adhered it to the card front with SNAIL.
I wrapped a strand of Basic Black Solid Baker’s Twine around the panel and then tied one of the Spider Trinkets to it. I adhered the layered panel to a Mango Melody card base with Stampin’ Dimensionals. I stamped the sentiment, cat and pumpkin image from the Trick or Tweet stamp set in Tuxedo Black Memento Ink on a panel of Whisper White card stock and then colored it with the Light Basic Black Stampin’ Blends Marker and the Light and Dark Mango Melody and Granny Apple Green Stampin’ Blends Combo Pack Markers. I used the Light Petal Pink Stampin’ Blends to color the nose and ears.
I cut the image out with a Stitched Shapes Framelits Die and then adhered it to the card front with Stampin’ Dimensionals to finish it.
I stamped the sentiment from the Cauldron Bubble stamp set in Mango Melody ink and the cat image from the Trick or Tweet stamp set in Tuxedo Black Memento ink on a panel of Whisper White card stock on the inside of the card. I added a little color to the cat with Light Basic Black and Petal Pink Stampin’ Blends Markers.
Alright, on with the hop! Click the button below to hop over to see what Shelagh Freemantle has created today.
And just in case you get lost along the way, here is a list of the team members involved in the hop today:
- Amy Koenders – You Are Here
- Shelagh Freemantle
- Mary Deatherage
- Kristi Gray
- Jaimie Babarczy
- Sue Prather
- Karen Finkle
- Julie Johnston
- Eva Dobilas
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Card stock cuts for this project:
- Mango Melody – 4-1/4″ x 11″ card base, 1-1/4″ x 3-7/8″ panel
- Basic Black – 4″ x 5-1/4″ panel, 2-1/8″ x 3-7/8″ panel
- Lemon Lime Twist – 1-3/8″ x 3-7/8″ panel
- Whisper White – Stitched Shapes Framelits die cut, 4″ x 5-1/4″ panel (inside card)
Stampin’ Up! items used to create this project:
Oh – this is so darned cute!! Love that little puss! 🙂
Thanks Mary! 🙂
What a cute card. Love your little mummy kitty!
Thanks Julie! 🙂
I loved working with these colors…so Halloweenish! Great card…and it looks like you followed the sketch after all 🙂
Thanks Karen! I was a little surprised when I opened up the page to see that I had followed the sketch (for the most part) without even realizing it! Guess that my little brain must have remembered that somewhere deep. 🙂
oh my gosh, how adorable. I love that stamp set and the critters, and your colouring and layers are perfect on this card
Thanks Sandi! 🙂
Your kitty is so cute. I love how you tied the colors into the card and especially that DSP! Great card.
Thank you Jaimie! 🙂
Darling card Amy, Love that little kitty too!
Thanks Kristi! 🙂
Very cute card Amy…but the spider creeps me out…Well done with the sketch and the colours!
Ha! I’m okay with the spiders…as long as they are of the metal variety. 😉