Sassy & Crafty- All About the Boo’s Card

Hey Everyone! I am so boo-yond excited to be sharing this super fun project I made using the new All About the Boos set, which is part of the Sassy & Crafty September Release!

For this project, I started it a little differently than I normally do… I made my background before I colored in my image. Now, I had a reason for doing things in this order, but more on that later!

I made my background only 1 layer. I took a 4.875″ x 6.875″ panel of white cardstock, turned it to landscape orientation, and masked it to only reveal about the bottom 1.75″ or so. Using Distress Oxide inks, I blended up a dirt road for my little ghostie to be traveling on! I also splattered this layer with some Black Soot Distress Ink.

Next, for my forest background, I masked my ground layer and used the Tree Stencil to blend a solid layer of Black Soot Distress Ink. I had to reposition the stencil so it stretched across the entire panel, but you can barely notice!

I then began blending my sky. I used some foam blending tools to blend a neon sky. I first blended up Purple Neon Ink at the top, and then Pink Neon Ink. Before blending up the Orange layer, I used the negative tree line from the Tree Stencil and covered up part of the trees. I carefully blended over this, because I had to then reposition the negative so I could blend Orange Ink across the entire layer.

Next, I stamped and fussy cut out the little trick r’ treating ghost in the witches hat. I placed where I wanted to put this ghost on the dirt path, and then used my Copic Markers to color him up to look transparent! To do this, I first tried to color match the overlapping tree line and dirt path colors, and then color them up a few shades lighter. After everything was colored up, I used a BG11, BG10 and C00 Marker to go over everything colored to make my ghost have that spooky see through effect!

To finish up this card, I adhered my ghost directly to my card panel, added the sentiment “Just here for the boos” in a framed banner strip, which is included in the All About the Boos set, adhered some enamel dots, and adhered the entire panel to an A7-sized piece of purple cardstock! Of course, I adhered this to an A7-sized card base, and my card was complete!

Thank you so much for stopping by the Sassy & Crafty blog today! I hope this All About the Boos project leaves you with some spooky and fun Halloween Inspiration!

Be sure to follow me on Instagram and Pinterest as well for all of my crafty creations!

Thanks so much for stopping by, and Happy Crafting!

Justin

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