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Sep 13, 2009

Halloween Cards in pink, black & white...

I am straying from orange, black, green and purple this year I guess.  Each time I have sat down to create something for Halloween, I have ended up using non-traditional colors, so I am rolling with it... LOL 

This first card was created using the new Party Girl stamp set.  She is SO sassy!  I "dressed" her in signature MFT colors and added some glitzy glitter to her gloves and "bloomers".  Her boots were colored with a black Spica glitter pen.
Stamps: Party Girl
Ink: Memento black
Paper: SU patterned paper, white, black, pink
Accessories: SU brads, brads, Janome sew mini, nesties, SU ribbon, glitter, quickie glue pen, Prismacolor pencils, Copic markers (skin tones E00, E02), black Spica glitter pen, Sakura clear glaze pen, red line dimensionals
This card was inspired by Barbara, who created an elaborate coffin box using this stamp set.  I decided to created a simple card with the focus on the black coffin.  I used my paper trimmer to trim the coffin and eyeballed where the cuts would be.  Once I had one side cut, I took the part I trimmed off and used it as a guide to cut the other side so my coffin would be symmetrical.  The coffin is paper pierced all the way around.  I stamped the sentiment, framed it with a scalloped oval Nestabilities piece and then added some crystals.  I finished it off with some Prima flowers.  I decided to keep it clean and simple, because I wanted the attention on the coffin and cute sentiment.
Ink: Memento black
Paper: white, black, pink
Accessories: Prima flowers, SU brads, silver brads, Swarovski crystals, red line dimensionals


  1. What a lot of fun! I like the way you've kept it fresh and pretty and still managed to keep the sass!! Thx for sharing!

  2. Both of these are fabulous Jody, love the black, white and pink Halloween cards!!!

  3. Oh both are wonderful! Love the non traditional colours!!

  4. Of course pink, white and black Halloween Cards! It's an MFT REQUIREMENT!

  5. I love it...but I have to know what you put in on the inside of the coffin card!!LOL Pam

  6. Oh my WORD, this HAS to be THE sassiest stamp I've seen....awesome! Totally fun card!!

  7. I really like this set in pink and black! I love the coffin too! (That just didn't sound right.)


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