Halloween - To Die For is the theme chosen by the lovely and talented Anne for the current challenge at A Vintage Journey. As always this will run two weeks and a prize to Country View Crafts store will be awarded to some lucky trick or treater! Hop on over for some spooky and fun inspiration from the Creative Guides!
Tricks and Treats" challenge at Art with Heart.
Using the Laboratorie paper, I stamped the Skeleton and then stamped and cut a mask. Next the background was inked with Dried Marigold, Wild Honey, Spiced Marmalade, Dusty Concord.
Using the Gothic Stencil, I applied modeling paste and after a few seconds removed for a slight ghostly resist. Next I applied some Peeled Paint through the Speckles stencil and the shaded with Black Soot. Added a tree from some bright berry branch that was alcohol inked in black. The little pot base is a mix of moss, black alcohol ink and glue.
This section of the box was finished off with some rubs, Shrinky die cut movers and shapers bats, and Halloween!
Now onto the little compartments on the left side of the box!
The Spider was cut from foil backed grungeboard, inked in black alcohol and placed over the web stamped in clear embossing ink, colored and then removed with an iron.
Bottles were treated with alcohol inks and paint and more background paper. Stamped a label for one and added some bones for the other!
And finished off with some Halloween Lovers, stamped over stenciled and inked paper with a little Halloween script and then added a little Vintage Lace die at the bottom. The heart is from a Southwest Airlines coffee stir stick.
Also applied some of Wendy Vecchi's black embossing paste through the Speckles stencil in a few areas on the box and then highlighted them with Treasure Gold.
Thank you for stopping by to visit this spooky post! Have a lovely upcoming weekend.
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