Thursday, October 27, 2011

Spooky Coffin & PPA117

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I always give my niece & nephew a goofy Halloween gift—it’s mostly candy, but I try to put it in something fun. This year I downloaded a coffin pattern from MS and cut it out from some Basic Gray cardstock:

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My lighting is not too good; the colors are really a bit more intense. I added a little “trap window”":

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But on the inside, it is all good---lots & lots of candy! I added some big grosgrain ribbon in Halloween colors, too---after all, all coffins should have ribbon, right? That qualifies it for this week's Pals Paper Arts challenge, too! I did add a non-spooky little card:

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Thanks for looking!

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Pumpkin found a friend!!!

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Aw, here’s her real friend!

Wee Details:

  • Stamps: Tiny Tags, Spooky Bingo Bits, A-Haunting We Will Go (ret), Cheesecloth, CHF (ret)
  • Paper: Coffin: Whisper White, Basic Gray, Pear Pizzazz, Peach Parfait, Basic Black, Tangerine Tango; Card: Crumb Cake, Shimmery White, Basic Black, Crumb Cake Patterns DP
  • Ink: Basic Gray, Stazon, Misc Reinkers
  • Acc: Glimmer Brad, Silver Brads, Exacto Knife, Circle & Oval Punches, Nesties, Aquapainter, Jewelry Tag Punch, Blender Pen, Ribbon

7 comments:

  1. Awesome coffin with the "trap door" and the card is adorable!

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  2. Great Halloween gift for your nieces & nephew who wouldn't want one of these, love the card too, so cute. But, the pictures steal the show!

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  3. How sweet Cassidy is with little Pumpkin! Your Halloween items are adorable - love the coffin! Oh that's a weird thing to say :) And the ribbon is smashing!

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  4. What a great design LeAnne with that coffin, the kids will love it! Your colouring is amazing with the card too, adorable image! Love your puddy...and of course sweet Cassidy!

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  5. Love your trap door idea and the ribbon is stunning, however Cassidy and the kitty were adorable together! God bless you and yours,
    e.

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  6. Absolutely awesome!! That trap door is so cute!

    Love the pumpkin kitty card too…the background is so simple but so darn cute! I may still that bg today in cards i'm making :) Thanks for the inspiration!

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  7. Adorable! Every picture
    Max sleeps all day so If Cora was here she would never get to play with him. LOL

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