Sunday, 6 October 2013


Hi everyone ... hope you are enjoying your weekend. October already ... where is the year going to?? ... And that means that it's nearly time for Hallowe'en!! I don't do much in the way of Hallowe'en cards but as there are so many themed challenges out there I thought I'd just have a go at one ... and here it is!
My mojo is still very shaky at the moment ... my dad is not at all well, which is a lot of worry on top of everything else that has already happened this year. Still I'm quite pleased with how this one turned out.
Stamps: LotV "Abracadabra"; Whimsy Friendship Ticket;
Media: Promarkers; imaged edged with TH "dusty concord" distress ink;
Papers: The Robin's Nest (Purple/black glitter), ?? (black);
Supplies: ribbon from my stash;
Tools: Fleur-de-Lys nestabilities; X-Cut star dies; Stephanie Weightman "Tattered lace" alphabet for sentiment; Cuttlebug "Swiss Dots" embossing folder.
Sketch & Stash #122 - Sketch 
Bearly Mine #106 - Hallowe'en
My Mum's #10 - Hallowe'en
Really Reasonable Ribbon #81 - Hallowe'en + Ribbon
Gem Of A Challenge #100 - Let's Hear It For The Boys
Fussy & Fancy #99 - One For The Boys
Cute Card Thursday #289 - Signs of Distress
Simon Says (Wednesday) - Going Dotty!
Passion for Promarkers #218 - Lots of Legs!
(2 on boy, 2 on teddy :-) )
Creative Craft #20 - Anything Goes
Papertake Weekly - Anything Goes
Crafty Catz #201 - Anything Goes
MAWTT - Anything Goes
Totally Gorjuss #204 - Anything Goes With Stars
Crafty Ribbons #64 - Anything Goes With Ribbon 

That's all for today. Thanks very much for visiting and enjoy the rest of your weekend.


Anna said...

Stunning card! Great coloring on the image.
Thanks for joining us at PFP this week & good luck. :)
Anna DT X

Lin said...

Oh, what a darling image - reminds me a bit of Disney's Fantasia where Mickey attempts to make magic! Thanks so much for sharing this with us at the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge!

Lozzy said...

What a fab Halloween card and love the image..Thank you for joining us this week at Bearly-Mine Challenges and hope you would like to join us again soon. Good luck in draw..Hugs Lozzy x

Vivi Casale said...

that is so pretty!! cute image!!
thanks so much for joining us at SNS Challenge!

Karen Letchworth said...

If you'd like a couple more great challenges to enter, please check out these: - Anything Goes (every week) - (Halloween for October)
We would LOVE having you play along at both of these fun challenges.
Blessings to you,

debby4000 said...

Adorable sweet card.

tilly said...

beautiful colouring and papers, hope your Dad improves,thanks for joining us as crafty catz

Jennifer said...

For someone who usually doesn't make Halloween cards, you have done a brilliant job with this one, Pauline! It's "spookily cute". I love it!

Jennifer. x

Lynn said...

Oh, that is just the BEST Halloween card I've seen this year! Love that image and how you colored, shadowed and distressed it. I've learned a lot by just staring at this card. Thank you so much for sharing your talent.

Unknown said...

Glad to have you join in with the crafty ribbons challenge
P x

Céline said...

so gorgeous, love your coloring and papers
thanks for playing with us at fussy and fancy

Jackie said...

Just too cute...:) love the image and fabby colouring. Thank you for sharing with us at BearlyMine Challenges this time. good luck. Jackie x

Andie's Space said...

Hi Pauline,
This looks fabulous. I just love this super cute image & your colouring is perfect. Those papers are perfect offset by the orange stars. Thanks for joining us at Passion For Promarkers this week.
Andie xx

Karina Bunkenborg said...

So cute image and your colouring is so fantastic! Thank you for joining us at MAWTT

kelly ledder said...

What a stunning card, thank you so much for sharing with us at MAWTT.

Kelly x

brenda said...

Such a sweet creation Pauline and all beautifully coordinated.

Many thanks for joining in at Penny Black and More challenge this month.

B x

Kat W said...

You should be more than pleased with this - the colouring is great and I love your layout! The 'Boo' ticket is fab too :-)
Hugs, Kat x

Sharon said...

An awesome card Pauline. Have always found this such a cute image. Love the stars too! Thanks for joining our challenge at TG this week. hugs Sharon

sparklingblackrose said...

So cute! Love the colours :-) Thank you so much for joining us at Crafty ribbons this time, hope to see you join in again soon :-) Elaine DT xxx

Kelly Lloyd said...

Love this image, great card too
Thanks for sharing with us at AGOAC
Hugs Kelly

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Tracy said...

Gorgeous creation, thanks for joining Penny Black & More @ Allsorts challenge, good luck.
Happy crafting
Tracy x