Thursday, August 27, 2015

Tomb Stone Halloween Card

OK so I am not a big Halloween girl - we do Fall Harvest in our home.  I came up with this cute idea while on vacation.  Fiddling around to create a craft for my girls I used the Note Tag Punch and created little books for them!  Noting that it reminded me or a headstone or tombstone I couldn't resist creating a fun video tutorial for this Halloween card!  BONUS - I'm using the NEW Items from the Holiday Catalog (releasing Sept. 1st)!!

Create this card with:
And Many More stamp set (wood 134273/clear 134276)
Pumpkin Pie card stock (105117)
*Happy Haunting Designer Series Paper (139584)
*Black Glimmer Paper (139605)
*Basic Black Archival ink pad (140928)
Word Window Punch (119857)
Note Tag Punch (135860)
Little Letters Thinlits (133730)
Big Shot Magnetic Platform (130658)
Big Shot Die-Cutting Machine (113439)
*Fine Tip Glue Pen (138309)

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Create a cute card on a card, a fun accent that easy to create as a gift tag, mini book, and yes a card on a card tombstone/headstone card!  Simply score and fold a piece of card stock (or Designer Series Paper) at 1-1/2" (using a 3" strip).  Using the Note Tag punch but don't cut the folded edge.  Much like Punch-Art with a twist.  See this cute Video Tutorial on this easy technique:

See this Video Tutorial  on creating this Halloween Tombstone card:

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A fun card on a card is so different!  Here using the Little Letters Thinlits on my Big Shot Magnetic Platform and Die Cutting Machine to customize this 'Boo' in the new Black Glimmer Paper.

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They've done it!!  A great liquid adhesive (like Crystal Effects) but with a fine time and - yes, the best part, a great needle that keeps the line clear!!  Squeeeeee!!  I love, love, loooove it!  I use LESS as the tip is so fine and yet it is a strong adhesive!  BAM!!  Snag YOURS come Sept. 1st!
Use our hand-held stapler and create a mini book.  Punch a whole and it can be a hanging book or gift tag!  I love how I stumbled on this to keep my kids handy and ended up with a groovy Halloween card!
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We are surrounded with reasons to celebrate.  Halloween is a fun time to dress up and ask for candy or threaten retribution.. lol.  My kiddos are already mulling what they'll be for Halloween/Harvest Fest at church.  Deliver some not-so-spooky Boo-tastic wishes with this hand-crafted card that is fun and will stand out as an original!  Join Us in creating and sending works of art (in-person or to-go classes available) all wrapped up in a hand-stamped card.  Until next time, wishing you faBOOlous sweet crafting moments!

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