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Sunday, 30 October 2011

Crafting When We Can #5 Halloween and/or anything but a card

Only one more sleep before all the ghosts, ghouls and witches come out to play so this time at CWWC we'd like to see your Halloween creations or if Halloween isn't your thing anything but a card. We are being sponsored by The Poodles Parlour and the DT were given images to work with, I was given JoJo Halloween:

I opted to make a treat bag. I'd made a pile of bags several weeks ago with BP from Bearly Mine and this was the last one needing decorated - couldn't believe my eyes when I saw the image with it's dotty hat, this paper was obviously meant for it. Image is coloured with promarkers, cut out and mounted onto a nestie oval and scalloped oval die from my bit box. Bag is filled with treats and tied with 2 strands of bakers twine twisted together then finished off with a flower and ticket - leftovers from a Crafter's Companion download.
Please pop over to the challenge blog to see my team mates creations, you won't be disappointed.

Challenges entered:
Ribbon Carousel - Halloween inspired
Shopping our Stash - Halloween
Use it Tuesday - orange, black and purple
Delightful challenges - purple, orange, green black
DYSU - Halloween
Paper Play - Halloween
Pixie Dust Studio - spooky
Crafty Catz - Halloween
Di's Digi Designs - Halloween

Carol x


  1. That´s so very cute! I love the bag but also the papers and your coloration! xx Bianca

  2. Cute project! Thanks for joining us at Shopping Our Stash!

  3. Carol, this is so cute and great fun for trick or treat goodies :) Sandra H

  4. This is fabulous. Thanks for joining us at Do You Stack Up.


  5. Thanks for playing with us at Use it Tuesday. That sure is a cute witch!!

  6. Hi Carol, This is very cute, thanks for sharing it with us at CraftyCatz this week and Happy Halloween.xx

  7. Hi Carol
    A gorgeous card thankyou for joining us this week at CraftyCatz
    Hugs Dianne xx

  8. What a clever clever way to close your treat bag! LOOOOOOOVE! Thanks so much for joining in the fun and playing along with us over at the RCC!

  9. I love this treat bag, so fun to give away. Great job. :))
    Thanks for joining DC.

    Hugs, Rosalien

  10. Carol this is a smashing treat bag x
    Thanks for joining us this week @ Delightful Challenges & Good Luck x

    hugs sally x

  11. Hi Carol - this witch is so cute. What a fun, non-scary halloween card! Thanks for playing along with us at DYSU.

  12. Such a sweet card! Thanks for joining us for the Do You Stack Up Challenge Blog Halloween Challenge! Please join us again for the next challenge!


  13. that is so cute! thanks for playing with us at Use It Tuesday :)))

  14. I would love to get one of those treat bags, so cute. Thanks for joining us at Use it Tuesday-Haven


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