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Spooky Tag

Happy almost Halloween I have 1 more spooky post because I couldn't let Halloween pass without posting one more on my Blog.  I have been really busy and I'm over half way through Creative Chemistry 102.  I was dying to try some of the new techniques I've learned so here's a bunch!!!! I made this tag into a card as a Thank You!  I'm a lucky girl as this stamp set was a gift.  Don't we all love gifting others!  I know I have so much fun.  So when this stamp was given to me, why is it so hard to accept?  Surely I have done nothing worthy enough to accept such a lovely gesture.  With my cheeks burning red (I'm sure) I accepted with a sheepish smile.  Feeling truly blessed and lucky someone wanted to be so kind:)  Despite what everyone one says...I must be a nice person;p
WAIT...DON'T WASTE THAT INK! My new favourite thing to do is use left over ink on my craft mat to make more tags.  This was tag #3 using up ink! 
 To make the colours bold (after 3 tags t…

Halloween Crow- Nevermore

I love crows for decorating this time of year.  And they are everywhere!  This is a $1 Store project featuring my crow and a Christmas Box.  I picked up the crow for $2 and the box was $1.25 and I grabbed the wee witches hat at Michaels with my 50% coupon bring it to about $1.50.  This whole project ended up costing about $5!  Not to bad.
I popped the cone portion of the witches hat off so I could wrap it in matching paper.  Then I glued it back into place.  The 31 is from the TH Gothic Boo die.  I attached the tinsel and used my heat gun to age the tinsel. I used up some old orange ribbon and attached this skull from a $1 bracelet.  TH Skull n' Cross is some perfect hardware I glued in place by folding the brim.  Another skull and some glittery Halloween accents glued on top. I made a banner with grungepaper and HAPPY HALLOWEEN stamped.  I used some walnut stain ink to distress the edges.  The attach with hot glue.  A little glitter pumpkin and Spanish moss complete the creepy …

All Things Altered Fall/ Halloween Hop- THE CHEMIST

Welcome to the All Things Altered Blog Hop.  If you are just arriving you may want to start HERE at the beginning.  You don't want to miss a creepy thing.  If you are hopping already you should be crawling in from Jessica's blog.  I have a great book I made with a full tutorial.  So take a moment and learn how I made The Chemist!

Just to let you know, this is a LONG photo tutorial on how to make this Book.  Feel free to come back and take more time.  If you are new and don't want to lose me the "Follow" button is on the right.

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Meet... THE CHEMIST
You'll need to cut up Chipboard;
Bottom 6"x 5 1/4" Sides,  2 @ 6"x 1 1/2" & 2 @ 5 1/4"x 1 1/2" Top (Postage Stamp Frame Die) cut @ 6 1/8"x 5 3/8" (center on frame die and cut) Book Cover(top and bottom), 6 1/2"x 5 3/4" (cut 2 times) For a total of 8 chipboard pieces forming the book.  Cut designer paper to match.


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