Saturday, September 27, 2014

What's Brewin"?

Well, by the stretch of the imagination I took a fish bowl from Repeat Impressions Plate 9700 and made it into a cauldron sitting on a fire. I added some bats from Sparkle N Sprinkle and computer generated my sentiment for a different kind of Halloween card. I also added a handle and used a silver paint pen for that. I colored it with Copics but around the outside edges I used a sponge and added Gina K. Designs Moonlight Fog, Blue Denim and Navy dye inks. I also used Black Momento to stamp my cauldron.


I don't know why but for some reason I dreamed up this design last night when sleep eluded me. LOL I guess I had Halloween on my mind.

I guess I will enter this into the challenge at Repeat Impressions DCC924-Fall and also the Modsquad Blog challenge which is a word challenge-namely HOLIDAY.

12 comments:

  1. How cute is that! I love when I am able to use a stamp for something other than what was intended. Great job turning your fish bowl into a cauldron. Thanks for joining us this week at the Mod Squad.

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  2. Brilliant use of the fish bowl! I am so pinning this and may case this idea for a future Repeat Impressions card- if ok with you. I too find stamping ideas come to me when trying to go to sleep at night. I keep a notebook by the bedside to write them down.

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  3. Genius ... or Could It Be Magic?! You've turned a fishbowl into a cauldron. LOVE it!
    hugs, Asha

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  4. It's amazing what comes to you when sleep doesn't. For us crafter, thank God, it is usually a crafty idea. Your is fabulous! It is wonderful to stretch your stamps and use them in different ways. You have a unique card here, so much fun.

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  5. Wonderful use of the fish bowl, Love the creativeness. As Barbara stated, unique, nobody else will have that card for sure.

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  6. What a great use of this stamp! Your card is wonderful! Thanks for joining us for our Fall DCC Challenge at The House that Stamps Built!

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  7. Well I for one like what you "dreamed" up in your sleep! Love how you "MacGyvered" that cauldron. Genius, wish I could think of stuff like that. Great card!

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  8. wow! YOU should be creating stamps, too, Verna! This looks fabulous - from all the details right down to the amazing colors. What a fabulous card and piece of artwork! hugs, de

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  9. I'm so inspired! This is a great way to get more out of your stamps and use your creative dreaming! So happy you're playing in the challenge at The House That Stamps Built!

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  10. I'm so inspired! What a great way to use your creative dreaming to get more out of your stamps! I love this! So happy you entered it in the challenge at The House That Stamps Built.

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  11. Verna, you are so clever!! Such a cool idea, love it!!!!! Thanks for joining us at RI.

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