Wednesday, October 22, 2014

FM 182: Happy Haunting!

Hello, stampers! At the Friday Mashup challenge blog, they have a very cool challenge called "In a Galaxy.  They provide you with 2 different tutorials on how to make a "galaxy" background.  I watched them both.  They were both so cool, that I decided to give it a try.  However, I had limited time to actually make the card and get it uploaded before the challenge closed. Plus, I didn't have easy access to my paints.  So, unfortunately, my card was made with my reinkers not paint. Bummer!
But, I did have lots of fun making this and plan to dig out those darn paints and give the "galaxy" tutorial a try at a later date. Any who....here's the challenge:

                                            
And here's what I made:



I used watercolor paper and followed the first tutorial of the 2 provided.  I also made a matching treat holder with the Fry Box Die. Colors are: Basic Black, and Tangerine Tango.
Holiday Home Photopolymer Bundle  
 Holiday Home Photopolymer Bundle #137631

 Ghoulish Greetings Clear-mount Stamp Set
 Ghoulish Greetings Clear #136664

Fry Box Bigz L Die by Stampin' Up!
Fry Box Bigz L Die #132966

  Merry Everything Clear-mount Bundle
 Merry Everything & Note Tag punch Bundle #137636

  This was so much fun, and I can't wait to find my paints and give the other technique a try! Happy Stamping!


4 comments:

  1. So eerily, spookily cute, Annette! I thought the Galaxy technique was fun- you did a great job capturing the effect on your card. Love that treat, too! TFS with the Friday Mashup this week:)

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  2. Oooh, fun card! I love the black houses creating a spooky silhouette. And your coordinating fry box is so fun too. Thanks for joining the Friday Mashup this week.

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  3. FABULOUS, Annette! Love the spooky card with the creepy sky and black houses! Great treat box, too! XX

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  4. Very cute card! I love how you used the Galaxy technique to make your background. It is PERFECT for a spooky Halloween card!!!

    Thank you for playing along with is at The Friday Mashup!

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