Wednesday, October 8, 2014

Day 8-31 Days and S&S Very Sketchy Oct Card

DAY 8  
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I have also combined this day with a monthly October challenge over at the Smeared and Smudged Forum.  This is the Very Sketchy Challenge and I am using the Card Sketch for this entry.

Bat-tastic Deets

Image is from Dilly Beans Stamps and is labeled #270 A Ghoul With Wings Framed.  This sweet friend was printed onto Whisper White card stock and colored in with Blendabilites.
Added extra circles with journaling pen.
Trimmed and adhered to card front.

Card base is Basic Black card stock.
Designer Paper on left side is by Paper Pizazz.
Skellie ribbon I picked up at Dollar store.
Black Chevron Grosgrain Ribbon used for next layer.
White Doilies cut into halves and fourths to make frame.  Edges trimmed on top and bottom.

Rhinestone Jewels of all sizes colored in with Old Olive Blendibility marker.

Stamp from set Halloween Hello (retired).  Stamped with Versa Mark ink and gone over with White Embossing Powder.  EP heat set with gun.
All materials used are current Stampin' Up! (SU!) unless otherwise noted.


  1. Your ability to take these sketches and make wonderful cards amazes me! I love the image and the circles are a great touch! Wonderful creation! You are soooo talented!

  2. Great job with the sketch I totally suck with them. Love how you've kept the background b&w which showcases the image so well. xxD

  3. What a fantastic card! Great job taking the sketch and making it truly sing! Adding the extra circles on the background dots is an inspired touch.

  4. You are inspiring us all with these sketch interpretations.
    Great use of basic black, grey and white shades.
    The lace is a genuis touch.

  5. Love the doily background, I would have never thought of trying that. It is a great frame for your beautifully colored image! Works so well!~kim

  6. Oh fabulous!! i'm so rubbish with sketches, can never see past the shapes on the picture - you've done a fabulous job with this - I love your colouring of the image too - awesome! x

  7. what a wonderful interpretation of the design. I still haven't decided what I am going to do yet. thanks for you inspiration and the wonderful coloring you did

  8. Love your take on this sketch and your coloring.

  9. He is scary ..cute. Love the card!

  10. Love the image and how you've used the doyley! Great interpretation of the sketch!

  11. Spooktacular card today, love your interpetation of the sketch and your lil dude is too darn cute!

  12. Scary and cute... my favorite combo!

  13. Great card! Love the skull ribbon and the lace.