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Halloween/Spooky | Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge

October 24, 2018


Hello friends! Today I created a card for Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge. This week’s theme is “Halloween/Spooky”! I used a few Lawn Fawn products to make my Halloween theme shaker card!

For today’s card I used Lawn Fawn Monster Mash and Lawn Fawn Outside In Stitched Stars Stackable dies to make a spooky shaker card.

I colored my images with Zig markers then fussy cut them since I did not have the coordinating dies. I set this aside to assemble my shaker components.

I inked up two panels with Distress Inks in shades of purple for one and shades of orange for the other. I then splattered some paint and let it dry. While it was drying, I diecut a piece of grass from black card stock using the Lawn Fawn Grassy Border die.

After my panels dried, I die cut the largest start from Outside in Stitched Stars Stackable. I put a piece of acetate behind it and built up a well using foam tape to hold my shaker bits. I filled the well with clear confetti and black mini star confetti and covered the back with the orange ink-blended panel. I then adhered the grass and stamped images onto the shaker card with a tape runner.

I finished up with a few white gel pen accents and my shaker is complete!

I hope you like my card and I inspired you to join in the fun at Simon Says Stamp this week! As with any challenge, there’s an amazing prize up for grabs! The generous folks over at Simon Says Stamp is giving away a $50 gift voucher to shop at SimonSaysStamp.com. (Further details can be found on the Simon Says Stamp challenge page.)


Products I Used:

Lawn Fawn Monster Mash stamp set
Lawn Fawn Outside In Stitched Stars Stackable die
Lawn Fawn Grassy Border die
Pretty Pink Posh Sparkling Clear Confetti Mix

Simon Says Stamp

  1. oh my goodness Thi!! I love shakers and this is brilliant!! I now have that star die way at the top of my wish list!! the whole design of this is super cute! The little monsters are adorble and the background is fabulous! Perfect! 🙂
    hope you have a great week!
    Lols x x x

  2. Such a pretty halloween card, Thi! Love the soft colored background and ink splatters. The monsters are so cute and sequins add fun mood. Adorable design as always♡

  3. What a truly great card. I only found you today and so pleased I did. I’ve enjoyed looking around and think your cards are really fun. Xx

  4. Love the use of the monsters it’s a great card. I wish we celebrated Halloween here in the UK like you all do. Thankyou for sharing. Xxx

  5. Such a fun interactive card Thi! I love the soft ink blending and the pastel colors you gave to this design. Very different and fun take on Halloween! Thank you so much for the inspiration. Have a lovely day! xx Ankita

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