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Oct 11, 2014

Too Cute to Spook

I am back again with another card. Today is my turn to post to the Whiff of Joy blog, and today's theme there is "Scrap your stash".

I don't even want to tell you how many designer paper scraps I have, it's ridiculous - not to mention ribbon scraps and old unfinished card scraps that I have been wanting to take apart....but I was so afraid that I wasn't going to find much Halloween themed paper. I was so wrong, as I found plenty and so I remembered a card sketch I saw which used  several designer paper scraps, and so I created the card following that sketch.

I only used 3 different designer papers, although I found plenty more I could have used. But I wanted to just focus on the colors I used for coloring the cute image. 

By the way, my little squares are just 1x1 inch each, so this sketch really is perfect for all those small paper pieces you have left over from other projects.

The cute image is from Whiff of Joy's Fall Stamp Kit (Kit No. 3). It's been colored using copic markers and fussy cut. Sentiment and leaf stamped over the sentiment are also part of the cute kit. I added some diecut bats to my card to finish it off. 

Playing along here:
Bloggers -  Halloween
Fairy Tale -  Happy Halloween
Keep It Simple! -  Use things 3 times
Simply Create Too- Halloween or Use Lots of Orange
Thank you so much for stopping by today. I hope you liked the card I created using my scraps. 
Enjoy your day!!


susiestacey said...

Lovely card Ellie, certainly is too cute to spook, have a good weekend x Susan x

brenda said...

What an eye catching design Ellie, always love the bold Halloween colours.

Hope you have a good weekend.

B x

Unknown said...

Superb Coloring and I loved the way you placed the little squares.....Thanks for joining us at Simply Create Too Challenge #72 Halloween.
Anuja - Simply create too Design Team member

Bianca said...

What a wonderfull project! I love all that little details. Thank you for joining us at Fairytale Challenge! xx Bianca

DianeMoneyGoolsby said...

Ellie: Your Halloween card is so cute. Thank you for joining us in our "Halloween [or Use Lots of Orange]" Challenge #73. Hope to see your entries in our upcoming challenges too!

Simply Create Too Team Member

Lyndal said...

FAB colouring & gorgeous card! So glad you joined in the fun @ Keep It Simple!

Susanne Rose said...

Very cool! Thanks for joining us at Fairytale Challenge. Hugs, Susanne.

maria f. said...

I love this, Ellie. The image is so cute, the design superb and the mix of colors with lotsa white makes my heart squeal. Thanks for joining the fun at Simply Create Too!