Tuesday, October 12, 2010

The great pumpkin


Good afternoon!  I've been so busy with the kids and my big card order this week I haven't had alot of time to add to my blog.  Today I have two great images from Sugar Creek Hollow.  The pumpkin is "Swirly Punkin Head" and the spider is "Swirly Spider".  They have some fantastic images over there.  I printed out my spider on cardstock then cut it out and ran it through my Xyron twice.  After I ran it through I added black glitter.  Because it had that extra bit of glue on the edges it gave it a bit of a hairy look to the spider which I love.  I colored my punkin with Prismas and added Green Glitter Gel pen to the swirls.  My stamps smudged so I just went with it.  The main cardstock is  cuttlebugged and I added a piece of ribbon from Really Reasonable Ribbon.  I've been trying out a few new challenges to meet new people and get a feel for some different artists.  As a general rule I don't usually enter more than 3 challenges at a time because I like to dedicate my cards to those challenges and I don't feel I can do that with tons of entries.  Let me know if you have a favorite too!

Hope you like it!
Jen

Challenges entered:
Sugar Creek Hollow: Sketch
Paper Playtime: Mostly Orange
The Shabby Tea Room: Pumpkins
Simon Says - Halloween or fall
Paper Romance - Halloween or fall


13 comments:

  1. Love this card, Jen! The glittering spider is too creepy!

    XXX

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  2. Love it ... love it ... {heart} it a lot! I love the vintage feel to the pumpkin and witch hat! Just lovely!! Thanks for sharing with us in the Tea Room :)

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  3. This is gorgeous honey i love the cute image,not sure on the spider though just wanns squish it lol big hugs love pops x x x

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  4. fabulous card Jen :-) th pumpkin is fab and the spider is ughugh creepy :-) very realistic :-)

    thanks for joining us on the Simon Says Stamp Challenge :-)
    Luv
    Lols x x x

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  5. Great card. Creepy spider. Yikes! Scary! Thanks for playing with us at Paper Playtime. :) Janis

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  6. Just darling! I love the pumpkin with the witches hat and that spider looks like the one on my deck! Thanks for joining us this week at TSTR! :)

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  7. Jen, this is really beautiful. the pumpkin is great!
    Shelley

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  8. What a gorgeous card, and the spider is soooooo creepy
    hugs linda

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  9. Your gorgeous projects fit this week's Papercraft Star challenge blog Halloween Inspiration challenge and it is also not too late to sign up to win a $25.00 gift certificate too! http://papercraftstar.blogspot.com/2010/09/another-gift-certificate-give-away-at.html

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  10. Very nice - love the pumpkin and hat! Very cute! Thanks for joining us in the Tea Room!

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  11. I LOVE this image! It's like vintage pumpkin. :) Your spider turned out so well and this card is just really well designed. Thanks so much for joining us this week at Papercraft Star!

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Peace and Love - Jen

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