Tuesday, October 30, 2018

the witching hour

we're feeling so SPOOKtacular this week at shopping our stash, we thought we'd take the chance to make one last halloween card! i was pretty excited to have an excuse for one more since i realized belatedly that i had somehow missed out on the sisterhood of snarky stampers' PINK HALLOWEEN earlier this month. so this one is especially for those gals:

tattered angels and heidi swapp spray ink background on strathmore watercolor paper; web drawn with faber-castell pitt artist pens and highlighted with black machine stitching; sentiment sticker: bella boulevard; spider brads: eyelet outlet; ink for edging: colorbox; pink shimmer mat: hambly; black glossy cardstock: paper accents; adhesives: 3m foam tape, sewing machine

i've done a pink halloween spiderweb the last two years, i think, and it's becoming one of those things that i enjoy seeing how many different ways i can pull it off. this time i masked off the heart and used my super-neglected spray inks to create the background. then i drew in the web and added a bunch of machine stitching before finishing off with a sticker sentiment and some super-cute eyelet outlet spider brads!

there's lots more bewitching inspiration over at SOS... you should (trick-or) treat yourself to some eye candy! ♥


  1. This is fantastic, hmm wonder I didn't notice you slacked off for the pink Halloween challenge. you can bet I'll watch next year. Love the background it's perfect for that awesome spiderweb, and adorable spiders.

  2. Ohhhhhhhhhhhhhh this is perfect for Pink Halloween!!!
    The background, heart and web are divine!!

  3. I actually recall that you do a pink web every year, and this is just another beautiful rendition! Wow, you are good with your sewing machine!!!

  4. What fun in pink! Terrific doodling and sewing to create the web.


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