Oh NO!


I’m usually not too big on ghost and goblins, but these little guys were to cute to pass up, so I took a few liberties with the circle element of Taylor’s Sketch today. I colored and cut my ghosts and pumpkin. Aren’t these OCL images adorable?


I’ve paired the images with <surprise> Echo Park Halloween paper. I am committing to you that I will *not* use Echo Park on my next blog project. Brownie Scouts honor!  My Copic Marker colors for the pumpkin are: YR12, YR16 and a bit of YR04. The mouth, eyes and nose: Y15 and Y19. Gray scale on the ghosts: W0, W1 and W2.


I cut the bottom edge of my paper tags with the new MFT Perfect Bracket Die. <swoon>  It’s sized large enough to put a pretty edge across a whole card front. LOVE! How I did it: I cut my patterned paper squares to go across the front of my card and adhered them to a strip of scrap paper at the top on the backside just to keep them all lined up nice and neat. Then, I trimmed the bottom edge with the die across the bottom. Easy-peasy. This die will be a mainstay on my craft table, and I cannot promise you that it won’t be used on my next card – even if I move on to a new paper line.

You can see what the awesome girls on the Sketch Crew did today visiting:

It’s Homecoming weekend here in Midwest America! Go OWLS! 🙂 We’ll be doing the parade and game thing today and tonight. And, then this weekend, I’m super excited to go shopping with my mom. I hardly *ever* get to do that. Yeah me! Have a wonderful weekend, and thanks for stopping by!

  • Stamps: Ghostly Greetings – Our Craft Lounge 
  • Paper: Halloween – Echo Park, Kraft, Black and Mystic Purple Light – Prism 
  • Ink: Tuxedo Black Memento 
  • Accs: Copic Markers (colors noted above), May Arts Ribbon, Perfect Bracket Die – My Favorite Things, button and twine 

19 responses to “Oh NO!

  1. So fun and crisp! I love the coloring, you know, coloring ghosts is sooo tricky and you make it look EASY! Love the ruffled ribbon and all that cute stitching accenting! Hugs to you!

  2. First of all you come up with a rockin’ sketch on short notice and then your COLORING is BANG ON in this card too! Love those cute ghosts and your glowing pumpkin!

  3. SOOOOOOOOooooooo sooooooo cute! i love it!!

  4. This is so pretty, Lori! Love the coloring on the ghosts and pumpkin! The stitching makes me happy! 🙂

  5. Awesome card Lori! Love the cute images… the colors, the stitching… great take on the sketch! :o)

  6. PS: Fabulous sketch! :o)

  7. Lori, this is just toooooooo CUTE!!!!!!!!!!! Love those images and your design of this card is superb!! Hugs from Spunky… 🙂

  8. Just had to stop by and tell you how cute this is, Lori! LOVE that Echo Park paper, and the stitched details you added are adorable!

  9. Super cute, Lori! Thanks for the sketch! And you keep right on using the Echo Park Halloween… I love it too! 🙂

  10. OK I’m not a general fan of ghosts, but these ghosties are DARLING! I love this! Oh and I guess it’s ok for you to take liberties with your own sketch. LOL! I hope to play later.

  11. I totally agree with you, they are the cutest ghosts I have ever seen. Love the bow in her hair. Very cute card with fabulous coloring. As far as I am concerned, you can use what ever paper you want to as long as you share your cards with us. Have fun shopping.

  12. Love those cute little Casper-like ghosts and I don’t usually care for most Halloween images, but those are really cute.

  13. Love these sweet ghosts … ca-ute card!!

  14. What a cute card! Your coloring is great, as usual! Thanks, Lori, for sharing!

  15. A+DORABLE!
    I can’t wait to see you at Scrapfest! Warm up a hug for me! 🙂

  16. So too cute! Love the ghosts and pumpkin and I adore the ruffled trim behind them with the twine!

  17. Love the ghosts and paper…just way too darned cute!!!

  18. Cute, cute, cute! Love that patterned bracket die cut!

  19. AHHHH! I LOVE what you did with the sketch here!!! Such a CUTE card and those images are just adorable! Love it!

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