Creepmas is in full swing now!
I've started to find my groove and now I'm almost an entire day ahead
of my Creepmas projects. Almost.
Today I made a tag.
I have only made a few tags so far, but I really enjoy making them.
It gives me a chance to play with my Distress Inks and a squirt bottle.
I like making the backgrounds for my tags that way.
I used Rick St. Dennis' "Creepmas Girl" image.
Ya gotta love a creepy chick with antlers!
For the background, I crumpled the tag, ran various distress inks over the high spots, and used sponge daubers to blend in some other colors.
I spritzed the tag with some pearlized mist, and then stamped the
"Let it snow" sentiment randomly.
Popped on a couple of snowflake die cuts and ta-dah!!!
The link for the 13 Days of Creepmas hop is on my sidebar.
I got so wrapped up in my Creepmas projects,
I forgot to share my Wicked Wednesday ATC with you!
This week's theme is "Wing it" and our sponsor is Stampotique.
I missed the bus when it came time to order my sponsored DT image from Stampotique, but that's okay, I had a few (or 20+) of my own to choose from.
"Daniel's Tree Topper" is one of my newest stamps from the incredibly talented, Daniel Torrente.
He originally comes holding a heart, but I wanted to mix it up a bit
and added the skull from the pumpkin cube. I love his lazy eyes!!
I added some dots of color (and Sakura Clear Star gelly roll pen) to give some interest and sparkle to the background.
I am entering this ATC in the Guest DT call for next year at Stampotique.
Join us at Wicked Wednesday ATC challenge this week!
Play along and you could win a $30 gift certificate to Stampotique Originals!!
Both are ACE but you probably already know that :P xxReplyDelete
Oh my, your Creepmas girl is delicious and I have to go right out to the studio and try that background - I LOVE it!!ReplyDelete
LOVE the background you created for that fabby Creepmas Girl. You're a whiz at tags, my dear. Please make more. And as for the ATC. Gotta have that angel, although we know with the shipping at Stampotique I won't have it 'til NEXT Creepmas. The addition of the skull is inspired. I didn't even have to look at the names over there to know it was yours. Brava! xxDReplyDelete
Oh I love them both, your Girly is so pretty and I love your colouring of her, Love HazelxoxReplyDelete
love you Tag, and coloring is fantastic.ReplyDelete
Fantastic tag and you did a great background too! =) The ATC is really neat also! =)ReplyDelete
I love tags-my favs I dont know why---I order the manilla one a thousand at a time (about a years supply) great job as always and love the ATCReplyDelete
awesoem background love the tag and the atcReplyDelete
that tag is fabulous and will make someone very happy to see it adorning their pressie, I'm sure. Your little ATC as well, you are spoiling us with all this xxx Good luck (as if you need it) with your DT quest. xxxReplyDelete
absolutely fantastic, both are soooooooo stunningReplyDelete
AWESOME! Love this ATC! Good luck with the GDT challenge. XOXOReplyDelete
LOVE all of your projects, as always. You have a way of making creepy look so gorgeous. :)ReplyDelete
Came over for a visit from Wicked Wednesday... and it's a fabulous winged ATC - but that tag is also jaw-droppingly cool! Wow...ReplyDelete
Fabulous ATC, love the watercoloring on it.ReplyDelete
I'm just strolling thru your blog and enjoying every post...but you really pulled me in at the gilloutine and grandparent(s) story. FUN!ReplyDelete
A wonderful ATC, love the skull instead of the heart and I hope it's the good luck charm that wins you a GDT spot!
Two fab projects and amazing fussy cutting on the Creepmas girl! You rock, Glo!ReplyDelete
Love your projects!ReplyDelete