Friday, August 19, 2016

Gerda Steiner Designs: Creating a Moonscape featuring Bats Halloween

Hi there, all!  Today I am so excited to be sharing a project using the brand new Gerda Steiner Designs Bats Halloween stamp set!  I am super stoked for fall and Halloween - it is my absolute favorite time of year and the best time to make cards!!  When I saw this new set I did a happy dance!  These bats are so adorable and I love that there are sentiments for occasions other than Halloween!
For this project I wanted to try my hand at a nighttime moonscape.  I have never attempted to create the light glow around the moon and though it looked like fun!  Turns out, it wasn't as tricky as I anticipated!  I like when that happens!


Once my night scene was created a I used Distress Inks to watercolor the moon to add some texture.  Using the same technique I colored in the adorable little bat!  I added a sentiment with some Liquid Platinum embossing powder (this color is divine!) and this card was done!!


Thank you all so much for stopping by! I'll see you again soon!  Bye!

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7 comments:

  1. Very cute & fast card; its always nice to have a card as adorable as this in your stash for that one time you need it. Thanks for showing us you don't always have to have cards that are multi-level.

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  2. I don't know how I missed this but I am glad I got to see it! This is just so sweet.

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  3. That bat set is adorable!! Might have to go shopping! LOL

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  4. Hi Tara! This is just the cutest card! May I "case" it? I promise
    to link to your post. I agree with you regarding the sentiments in
    this set. It is so nice to have stamps you can use all year. Ask
    Gerda to replenish her unicorn set, so I can order both at one time.
    Thanks for another great tutorial. Love your videos, Jane

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    1. Hi Jane!! Of course you can case it! These stamps are too cute not to use! Thank you so very much!

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    2. Hi Jane!! Of course you can case it! These stamps are too cute not to use! Thank you so very much!

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