Friday, October 7, 2011

Treat Cone using Viva Las Vegastamps!

I am really excited to be a member of the amazing Viva Las Vegastamps design team. On my debut post, October 5th, I shared two projects, the first, is a Halloween Treat Cone using  the Viva Las Vegastamps Cat & Bat Jack o’ Lantern stamp!
Cut cone from Robins Nest - Halloween Glitter Stripe paper, (I used a pattern borrowed from Gingersnap Creations.) Score on fold lines, fold cone, don’t adhere seam at this time.  Punch holes with Crop-o-dile on sides and attach eyelets for ribbon.  Cut black crepe paper four times the length of the top of the cone.  Using needle and thread gently do a loose stitch, then gather.  With Viva Las Vegastamps Miracle Tape along the top inside edge of the cone  attach crepe paper.  Around the top outside edge of cone embellish with black Stickles.  Set aside to dry. 

Stamp Viva Las Vegastamps Cat & Bat Jack o’ Lantern on white cardstock, color pumpkin with COPICS, add black Stikles to the cats and bat on the face of the pumpkin and set aside to dry.  Punch scallop circle from black cardstock and edge with black Stikles, set aside.  When dry, using Viva Las Vegastamps Miracle Tapeadhere Robin’s Nest Orange Dew Drops to the pumpkin cat  eyes.  Attach the pumpkin to black scallop with foam tape and attach scallop to the cone using foam tape.  With Viva Las Vegastamps Miracle Tape on cone seam adhere the two sides.  Add ribbons for handle.  Your cone is now ready to fill with Halloween treats!!!

Supplies for Cone: 

Black Cardstock 
White Cardstock 
Stickles -Black
Memento Black Ink
Ribbon
Crepe Paper - Black
COPICS - Orange and brown tones 
Eyelets
Needle & Black Thread
Foam Tape
Cutter
Scallop Punch
ScorePal
Scissors
Cropodile

My second project is a card using the Viva Las Vegastamps Haunted House and Viva Las Vegastamps Skeleton in Long Coat.  

First, create a small panel, stamp the Viva Las Vegastamps Haunted House on a transparency and heat emboss with Viva Las Vegastamps Ultra High Gloss Clear Embossing Powder, color the moon with yellow Copic on transparency.  Stamp the Viva Las Vegastamps Skeleton in Long Coat on orange paper.  

Using Viva Las Vegastamps Miracle Tape layer transparency on orange paper, then layer on black cardstock.  Cut Robin's Nest - Glitter Ghost Camo cardstocklayer on black card stock and adhere to card using Viva Las Vegastamps Miracle Tape.  Attach  Viva Las Vegastamps! Haunted House with foam tape.  Attach Happy Halloween ribbon with Viva Las Vegastamps Miracle Tape.
Supplies for Card: 

Orange Scrap for Haunted house background
Card base
Black cardstock
Transparency 
Memento Black Ink
Yellow COPIC 
Ribbon
Miracle Tape 1/2 inch
Foam Tape
Cutter
Heat gun
Scissors
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Have fun with your Halloween projects, 
until next time have a 
SPOOKY OCTOBER!!!

1 comment:

GARAGE SALE GAL ~ Deb's Earthly Delights said...

Hi Lyneen,
CONGRAT's on belonging to a card design team! You DO make great cards and paper treasures!
The Halloween cone is super cute!
Warmly,
deb :)