Friday, October 21, 2016

You're next....

I was embracing my dark side yesterday. This is what came about:


 here is the inside:



The bell jar and voodoo doll are two separate stamps, I just did a bit of masking to sit the doll inside the jar. (pay no attention to the fact that I stamped it crooked...even using my MISTI. sigh. Note to self: in future, stamp image first then die cut panel! Sigh) The image was colored with my Spectrum Noir markers. I sort of CASEd the coloring of this card by Hermine Koster. (Thank you Hermine, for the inspiration!) Once I had the image colored, I masked it and sponged a couple colors of Distress Ink around it. I flicked water over the panel, let it sit  a few seconds, and sopped it up with a paper towel. Then I spritzed Graphite Glimmer Mist over it, before removing the mask. I knew the sentiment I wanted to use, but didn't have a stamp that said it, so I did a bit of masking parts of a couple stamps to come up with it. That's heat embossed in white onto black cardstock. The inside panel was stamped then more sponging applied to finish my card.

I need to tap into my dark side more often. This was too much fun to make! Muahahahahaha!!!

Thanks for visiting!


Spectrum Noir markers used:
Doll: TN1, GB2, GB3, TN3, TN6, TN7, BG1-2-4-6-8
Bell jar: BT2, BT3, Blender, IG2-3-5

I'd like to enter this at:
Viva Las Vegas Stamps October challenge: Demonic - I was inspired by the tans/oranges/black colors and the sponged edges. And, come on, a creepy voodoo doll!
Cardz 4 Guys #142 Boo! Halloween
The Male Room #46 - Halloween
Spectrum Noir October Challenge - Halloween colors

 














Supplies:
Stamps: Viva Las Vegas Stamps - sitting voodoo doll, bell jar; MFT - Twisted Threesome; Hampton Arts - Beware
Ink: Memento - Tuxedo Black; Ranger DI - Vintage Photo, Ground Espresso; VersaMark
CS: Crafter's Companion; Taylored Expressions; DCWV, scrap
Accessories: Spectrum Noir markers; GC; STAMPlorations - crazy double stitched rectangle die; MISTI; Stampendous - white EP; heat gun; Prisma Color pencil - 70% warm grey; Sakura - white Gelly Roll pen; Tattered Angels - Graphite Glimmer Mist; water mister; Inkadinkado - masking paper
Adhesives: SA by 3L - tape runner, Thin 3D foam squares; 3M - foam tape

9 comments:

  1. Your doll is so creepy! I love it! I also never would have noticed it was crooked until you mentioned it! We are our own worst critics! I absolutely love this card!! Thanks for joining us at Cardz 4 Guyz! Cyndi, DT

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  2. Hello, fellow crooked MISTI stamper! (Leslie would have been so proud of us.) Not too surprisingly, I love this card! Such a fun design.

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  3. Ooh that's a seriously creepy image, spooky card !

    thanks for joining us at Cardz4guyz this week

    Joan

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  4. That's fabulous ! Love it ! Thank you for joining us over at VLVS!
    Corrie x

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  5. Perfectly CAS and I like the dark side! Great work. Thanks so much for playing along with our Halloween challenge at The Male Room this week! Deborah, DT.

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  6. Oh, I LOVE it! A bit dark and creepy, but absolutely fabulous! Love how you combined those two images, and your coloring is stunning!

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  7. Wow, Sistah, such a clever idea ;)

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  8. Christine! Awesome card! So happy you joined us over at VLVS!

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  9. Oh WOW!! You should embrace your darkside more often!!! Thank you for joining the VLVS challenge xx

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