I have been playing around with the hallween downloads that can be found in the Docraft creativity club download section. I used a mix of this years and last years downloads to make this cute halloween wall hanging.
Begin by making tourself a chipboard circle. As my background paper was prunted on A4, your circle needs to be smaller than A4. Cover the whole thing in patterned paper, and ink and distress the edges.
Next tie string around the circle as shown to form a spiders web.
Next begin to tie string around the wed lines from the middle outwards. Dont stress about the neatness, have you ever seen a perfect web naturally.
Next i used a set of sixxiz bigz dies to make the wood BOO. I covered each one in more downloaded patterned paper before inking all the edges. I added the word to the bottom of the circle.
Once i was happy with the placement of the word, i added black cardstock to the back of the circle.
Next i made myself a selection of folded rosettes in varius sizes, 1" strips, 2" strips and made the fods at 1/4 and 1/2" to give different sizes.
I cut a little banner from another download, added it to chipboard and then hung it from the circle.
To finish i added little pumpkins, bats and ghost to the hanging randomly.
And there you go, a cute wall hanging.
And dont forget to leave a comment a few posts down and you too could be playing with your very own creativity club downloads.
So i have made a new card for Crafty Bloggers Network DT Monday today. I was playing around with some of the loverly dowloads from the Docraft Creativity club and some of the sketches and this is the result.
Docrafts creativity club downloads:Boutique butterflies, boutique backgrounds Docraft Happy days ticket stub stamps
Docrafts adhesive stones capsule sunshine
Docrafts Welligton Bear die cuts
Stampin Up seam binding & bakers twine
And remember to leave a comment on the creativity post a few posta down for your chance to WIN a 6 month subscription to the creativity club.
And upload your anything goes project to CBN for your chance to win some goodies.
So its time for a new monthly challange over at Crafty Bloggers Network. This month we are sponsored by Indigo blu. You can find the details on the link HERE
And here is my card using the beautiful poppy meadow stamps.
So why not join in for the chance of bagging yourself some indigo blu goodies.
Earlier this month we put out a Design Team Call for docrafts Creativity Club. The opportunity was for crafters to have fun on our design team for 6 months. We were looking for a small team of AMAZING designers who have 1, A love for paper crafting, 2, A style that stands out when using docrafts products and 3, a clear understanding and passion for using social media (Facebook/Twitter/Blogging).
We had so many people apply, and making the final decision has been really difficult.
We are pleased to announce the Creativity Club Design Team...
1. Becky James - http://www.facebook.com/CraftyBeckyJames
2. Naomi Frosdick - http://nispapercraftingplace.blogspot.co.uk
3. Doreen O’Brien - http://www.doreensdream.blogspot.co.uk/
4. Sharon Curtis - www.glitterangel.typepad.com
5. Cheremane Smith - Http://www.docrafts.com/cheremane
6. Debbie Powell - http://cards--galore.blogspot.co.uk/
7. Becky Vickers - http://shabby-treasures.blogspot.co.uk/
8. Sarah Carrington - http://smellyblog-slcarrington.blogspot.co.uk/
9. Katie Baylis - http://katiebaylisdesign.blogspot.co.uk/
10. Nicola Saul - http://pinkdelightcraft.blogspot.com
Well that was an unexpected surprise. I only applied on the off chance after seeing Geraldine and Becky's calls.
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