WWYS: Spooky Fun

Check out this video tutorial for this gorgeously simple fall card on my blog at www.thecreativitycave.com #stampinup #thecreativitycave #spookyfun

Happy Monday to everyone! I hope you are excited to stamp with me today–I have the perfect design for you on a Monday–it is quick, easy and perfect for fall! 😉

We are stamping with Spooky Fun this week at WWYS Challenge and I love this set, but I wanted to showcase a card that is not necessairly Halloween–maybe just a nice fall card!

Check out the awesome video tutorial for my take on this fun stamp set on my blog www.thecreativitycave.com #stampinup #spookyfun #thecreativitycave.com

Check out this video tutorial for this gorgeously simple fall card on my blog at www.thecreativitycave.com #stampinup #thecreativitycave #spookyfun

Gather your supplies:

  • 1/2  sheet cut the long way (4 1/4 x 11) Crumb Cake, plus a 3 x 2" piece
  • 2 x 1 1/4" Watercolor paper
  • 2 1/8 x 1 3/8" Pumpkin Pie
  • Pumpkin Pie and Early Espresso Pads
  • Aquapainters
  • Spooky Fun and Teeny Tiny Wishes stamps
  • Woodgrain Embossing Folder
  • linen thread

Check out this video tutorial for this gorgeously simple fall card on my blog at www.thecreativitycave.com #stampinup #thecreativitycave #spookyfun

This card is really simple to put together and of course it uses my FAVORITE technique: Faux Watercolor!!  So nice, and so simple!  The wonderful thing is how quickly this card comes together! I love how simple it is!  TIP: Make sure you "ground" your pumpkins–make sure they are sitting on something rather than just floating in the air. 🙂

Hope you enjoyed this cute card!

Want some more inspiration? I have a several online  classes to choose from including October's Card Buffet, Watercolor School, Totally Trees, Paisleys and Posies  and a bunch of Christmas Card Classes and more! check out my ONLINE CLASSES!  So much fun available to you and delivered to your door!!   Lots of fun projects and inspiration!

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Thanks so much for stamping with me today!  Can't wait to have you back soon!  And thank you so much for stopping by The Creativity Cave! If you have loved these projects and can't wait to get some of the things I've used, I would be so grateful if you would purchase them through my online store!  Every time you order through The Creativity Cave, my heart soars, and I think of more ways to inspire you through my awesomeness and amazing stamping projects!  I would really appreciate your business!  It helps keep amazing projects coming to you every week! I have a fantastic VIP Rewards program for you with all kinds of perks including access to my VIP Rewards Page with exclusive projects, videos, tutorials, contests and more! I also love to send Thank You Cards for orders!!  You can read about the VIP Rewards program here. Don't forget to use October's Hostess Code: 6REMEBFJ

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2 thoughts on “WWYS: Spooky Fun”

  1. Hi there! I love your videos and the cards you create. I have a question. I have a lot of ink pads. I’ve experimented using them with your water color technique. Some work and some don’t. Some completely dissolve, leaving no trace of the original stamp where I add water. Some don’t change at all when water is added. And some work just like yours. So… what is the secret? What type of ink should I be using? Thanks!

  2. Hi Julie,
    I would need a little more information about your pads. The best ones for the technique are dye based ink (like the Stampin Up Classic Pads). Craft ink or Pigment ink will not work for this. The other big Big BIG thing is the paper–Watercolor paper is key–if you are not using that–the technique wont work at all! Hope that helps!


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