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Thursday, 16 October 2014

Impression Obsession Challenge~Shades Of Fall

 Hello Friends!!

 It's time for another Impression Obsession challenge.  This weeks challenge is "Shades of Falls".
Play along with us and create something inspired by "Shades of Fall" and you could win a $25 gift certificate to the IO store store, just simply by playing along! Just go to the IO Blog for the details on how to play.  Check out what the talented IO team have created to inspire you.....

 IO Blog 

Anna Wight

Kittie Caracciolo
 Vicki Garrett

When I think of shades of fall my mind goes straight to Halloween. I have 3 projects to share with you today and the supplies are all listed at the bottom of my post. 

Witch Brewing Pumpkin~

Fright Night Shaker Card~

Cat In The Hat Jack~

 Thanks for stopping by and have a fabulous fall day!


Witch Brewing Pumpkin~
Dies: Witch Brewing DIE230-M. Black Rhinestone Flourishes, Green Rhinestones, Black Organza Ribbon, Pumpkin from Micheals

Fright Night Card~
Impression Obsession Products Used~
Stamps: Cover A Card Spider Web CC141, Creepy CL554
Dies: Witch Brewing DIE230-M, Halloween Hill Die029-P
Shake It Shaker Card Products: Large Square Shake It Pouch SHP01, Large Square Shaker Overlay SHC01.

Imagine Crafts/ Tsukineko Products Used~
Radiant Neon Electric Purple; Memento: London Fog, Cottage Ivy, Pear Tart, Bamboo, New Sprout Grape Jelly; Versafine Onyx Black; Jumbo Daubers; Clear Embossing Powder.
Other Products Used~Googly Eyes, Pop Dots

Cat In The Hat Jack Card~
Impression Obsession Stamps~
Cat In The Hat Jack G1967
Cover A Card Oak CC181

Impression Obsession Dies~
Alphabet Typewriter LC DIE159-M
Alphabet Typewriter UC DIE160-U
Instant Photo Frame DIE175-W (corners)

Imagine Crafts/Tsukineko Products~
Memento Ink: Desert Sand, Tuxedo Black, Rich Cocoa; Versafine Vintage Sepia, Jumbo Daubers, Clear Embossing Powder.
Other Products Used~
Mark Richards Candi, Green Satin Ribbon, Pop Dots, Copic Markers, Hemp Ribbon, Hemp Twine


  1. ALL are wonderful!! I love the eyes in the shaker card. Too cute and creative.

  2. Wonderful projects. I love them all.

  3. Ellen, these cards are wonderful! I love your shaker card!! The bats and eyeballs are so cool to be able to shake around, great idea! And your spooky witch scene is great too. Also love your Fall card, your ribbon/twine detail is wonderful and I love your coloring of this image! Great work. Thanks for sharing.

    Katie B.

  4. Fun Halloween projects, girl! That Cat in the Hat card is just priceless and I love the colors on the Fright Night card!

  5. Gorgeous Halloween designs and projects Ellen. I hope you are doing well, Hugs, Shirleyxx

  6. You are so creative. All three designs are wonderful. Love that pumpkin and the shaker card is great. The Cat in the Hat is just plain ol' fun. Love them all.

  7. Ellen, your cards are all fabulous. I do have a fav-the one with the little
    black cat on it. Love it.


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