Wednesday, October 9, 2013

Boo!......{Halloween Challenge Card}

Good Morning and Happy Hump Day!!
I am back with another Halloween card...this one for the Peachy Keen Stamps New Release Challenge #1 as well as a few other challenges my card fit into. 
The challenge over at PKS was to use only 2 colors...sounds pretty easy until you go to make it.... After going though my Halloween paper collection, I found some fun patterns that were only purple and black so those are the colors I went and made a 
cute purple monster based on the sketch that you can see below from Inspired by Stamping
I hope you like my card :)
What do you think??? Lots of purple that is for sure....LOL!
And such an adorable monster too :)

Here he is up close.
 I added my PK Make a Monster Face to him, colored in his eye and mouth with my white gel pen and the rest of his face with my purple copic marker.
I also chalked him up a bit to give him some more dimension and color.

Here is the other side of the card. I used MCT Stitched Vintage Label die for the banner as well as the Lowercase Fun Dies for the sentiment.
I tied a bow using some crinkle ribbon from 3GJ and added a button from my stash embellished with the new release Totally Grape Trendy Twine.

Supplies Used:
Paper~ Black, DCWV~The Spooky Time Stack
Stamps~ Peachy Keen Stamps~PK-691 Make a Monster Face
Dies/Cuts~Short Monster~Silhouette Store
My Creative Time~ Lowercase Fun Dies
My Creative Time~ Stitched Vintage Label Die 
Embellishments~ Trendy Twine~ Totally Grape
3GJ Crinkle Ribbon~Tuxedo Black
chalk, button, white gel pen

So there is my card for today! I sure hope you like it!
Thanks so much for stopping by and enjoy the rest of your hump day!!
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Entering this into the following challenges:
Peachy Keen Stamps~ New Release Challenge #1- 2 colors (purple & black)
Pile it On~ Favorite Color as Main (purple)
Divas by Design~3 or more layers

sketch1
Paper Issues~ Halloween
Crafting Desert Divas~Anything with a Sentiment
Word Art Wednesday~ Anything Goes
Ribbon Carousel BlogFall/Halloween
Just B Creative Crazy~October Linky
Cameo Creations~ Spooky 

29 comments:

  1. Uber cute card - love the colurs and fabulous image.
    Thanks for playing along with The Divas this week.
    Good luck.
    Debs xx

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  2. What a super cute card! Love the colors and the adorable monster!

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  3. EEK!! adorable :) so glad you played along with us on IBS my friend!!

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  4. Jessica ~ FUN design, FUN card and FUN paper and cuts! Totally ADORBS!!!!

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  5. Ooh ooh ooh! LOVE your purple and black card! The face is so cute and I love the banner! Thanks for playing along in the PK Release Party challenge!

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  6. This is amazing!! Love the monochrome effect and the fabulous colour! What a great monster too! TFS

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  7. Super-super cute!!! Love the color!

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  8. Your purple monster is a Cutie Pie!!! Awesome card!! Love it!
    Thank you so much for joining us at Craftin Desert Divas “Anything with a Sentiment“ Linky Party.
    Have a wonderful day my friend,
    Migdalia
    ♥ Crafting With Creative M ♥
    ♥ 2 Creative Chicks Challenges ♥

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  9. What a great use of the sketch! Such a great card too! Hugs, Joanna

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  10. This is so cute! love that little monster and all of the great purple!

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  11. What an adorable purple monster! Great card, Jess! Thanks for linking us with Cameo Creations Challenge. Julie, DT member

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  12. Total cuteness! I LOVE all the fun purple and your darling little monster. The banner and pretty bow are such great touches - too cute!

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  13. Beautiful Love those purples!! Have a great day, my friend
    DIANA L.
    dianamlarson.blogspot.com

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  14. Heehee, that little guy is adorable!! I love the banner and the purple!! This is fabulous my friend!! Have a great day :)

    Lisa
    A Mermaid's Crafts

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  15. OMG, this is too cute! Great job with the 2-color challenge. Your one-eyed monster made me think of an old song. It was called One Eyed One Horned Flying Purple People Eater! TFS.

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  16. This is so cute and of course I absolutely LOVE LOVE LOVE the Color you used.

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  17. OMG your little monster is TOO CUTE Jessica, LOVE it!!!:)

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  18. This is soo soo cute ! Love love love it !!

    Mayra
    Mayrasdesigns.blogspot.com

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  19. What a fun card and great use of the sketch! Thanks so much for joining us at IBS:)

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  20. Cute card! Love the sketch! I also love all the purple shades you used. Super duper adorbs! TFS
    Dir28

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  21. Super cute one eye'd creature! Love the purple and black! The banners are so awesome...great card as always my friend!
    Hey, check out my project today-did a (little) sewing to my card. Thanks for the inspiration!
    Have a great wknd!
    Sherrie K

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  22. This is so fun! Love the purple!

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  23. Crazy cute! Thanks for joining us at IBS.

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  24. Great card. I love the colour. Thank you for joining us at Divas by Design this week.
    Sarah-Jane xx

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  25. This is really super cute and i love the tone on tone of the card. Its very adorable anf that little monster is too cute
    Deb C

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