Sunday, September 29, 2013

Sweet Sunday Witches

It's time for this week's Sweet Sunday Sketch Challenge, SSSC194.

I used the sketch to create a fun Halloween card. I like Halloween but I don't really decorate for it, but for some reason I really enjoy making Halloween cards, and Pure Innocence Little Witch was calling out to get inky. I flipped the sketch to work with my image.


I started with a Sweet Tooth card base then added a layer of Fuse Green. I used the big Spider Web Die-namics to cut out the Black Licorice web for the background. Along the bottom of the card I used the Small Scallop Border Die-namics to cut out the Orange Fizz strip then I stamped the sentiment with Black Licorice Premium Dye Ink.

For the image panel I stamped Pure Innocence Little Witch with Memento Tuxedo Black onto X-Press It Blending Card then coloured her with copic markers. I paper pieced her dress with a polka dot paper from Fancy Pants Oct 31 collection. I fussy cut around her and mounted her on foam tape to the Sweet Tooth rectangle, which I cut out using the Pierced Rectangle STAX Die-namics. I added a layer of Blu Raspberry underneath for a little pop of colour.

I cut a strip of Grapesicle for the horizontal element then stamped it with Border It - Mod Borders using Grapesicle Premium Dye Ink.

I hope you'll play along with this week's sketch and link your creation on Karen's blog. Now it's time to hop around and see what the rest of the Sweet Sunday Stampers created.
Dana White
Dawn Easton
Jackie Pedro
Jodi Collins
Lisa Henke
Lori Tecler
Lynn Put
Melissa Hubert
Sara-Jane Kalé
Tracy Clemente
Vicki Burdick
and Karen Giron

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Thanks for stopping by!
Karen

10 comments:

Lisa H. said...

super sweet! love the witches polka dot dress and the fun web Die-namics in the background.

Dawn Easton said...

awwww cutie pie! Love that polka dotted outfit!!! I'm not one to really decorate for Halloween either but we do like handing out candy! LOL! Eating some too ;)

Lynn Put said...

How FUN! This is adorable! Love your paper pieced little witch and spiderweb background!

Tracy said...

Could this little witch be any cuter? I don't think so. You amaze me (again!) with your fantastic color combo's. I always struggle with that and you make it look easy peasy!!

Vicki B. said...

Seriously cute Karen!!! I love that little witch and her paper pieced dress, your coloring is fab as always!!! Love that spider web too!! Happy Sunday !!

Karen Giron said...

She's too cute to spook! Love her little polka dot dress and the big web in the background - so fun!

Nicole N. (Nicole's Craft Nook) said...

So so cute!!! Love your sweet witch w: her giant web BG !! It's such a cheerful Halloween card!! :))

Jodi Collins aka Kharmagirl said...

ACK! How CUTE is this! LOVE her paper pieced dress, the color combo you used, and the spiderweb in the background!!! AWESOME card!!!

Lori said...

This is too cute! Love the paper pieced dress and the spider web in the background!

Dana White said...

She is way too cute to be a witch!! Love this card Karen