Tuesday, October 19, 2010

Tricks or Treats?

Despite recent assertions that I was done with designing new Halloween cards for this year, I couldn't resist trying out a Halloween magic picture card. Plus, it gave me a chance to use Therese Travis's adorable Angel Helena digi stamp and to try this week's Tellen's Place and ColourQ #55 challenges.

There are two tricks/treats in this card: Changing color & text, and the "vanilla" stars are scent-embossed with Black Cherry KoolAid.

Tellen's Place Challenge: Trick Or Treat; ColourQ Challenge #55: basic black, river rock, poppy parade, tangerine tango, vanilla.
Digi stamp: Angel Helena by Therese Travis
Supplies: Cricut personal cutter, SCAL2 software, 3M transparency film, Recollections cardstock, ZipDry glue, Fiskars Deckle scissors, stash eyelet, Offray ribbon, HP printer & ink, FunkyFresh typeface by Scott K Yoshinaga, MeltArt clear embossing powder, Black Cherry flavored KoolAid, heat embossing tool, Tim Holtz scissors, Stampin' Up! 2007 Congratulations rubber stamp, StazOn ink, Sakura Gelly Roll pens, Copic E33 & blender, Elmer's CraftBond pens

Original inspiration for magic picture cards: Naked Mole Rat magic picture card by CPeep at Extreme Cards & Papercrafting
Magic Card tutorial:
Magic card template
for SCAL2 by cg-says


Rose Petal said...

Hi CG. WOW, what a brilliant idea and a fabulous card. I have never seen one of these before and I love it. Great design and image. Thank you for joining us at Tellens Place and I hope to see you again soon. Happy crafting.
With love, Sandra xx

Croms' Cubby Hole said...

A really striking card. Love the fact it's also scented those stars are fantastic
Thankyou for sharing this with us at Tellen's Place and hope to see you back next time

Kirsty Vittetoe said...

This is super cool and super fun!

Joynana said...

Wow, this will sit out on the mantel longer to keep the scent going. Very cute. Thanks for joining us at Tellen's Place.

Jane said...

This is great love it
Thanks for playing at Tellens Place hope to see you again
Luv Jane xxx

Terry Oulboub said...

This is so cute - love the stars! Thanks for joining us at Tellen's Place this week! :-)

Sylvia said...

What a clever card and so fun that you have the colors change. Great use of the colors. Thanks for joining us this week in the ColourQ challenge.