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A Batman Reference in Day 3 of 31 Days!

Batman was a great movie. Loved it. The Joker was a sick character. Jack Nicholson rocked that it.  Haven’t seen it in years, but one line always stuck with me… “Have you ever danced with the devil in the pale moonlight?” Said by none other than The Joker, of course! That line inspired this card.

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I just got As Death from Smeared Ink. And it is an awesome set! I know I will be using it a lot! But as soon as I took a good look at this image, that line from Batman came into my mind. I thought it was perfect for it!

If you look closely (you can click on any of my pics to see them bigger!), you’ll notice I also used an image from Holy City (also Smeared Ink!) in the background. I used the same image 2x to make the border.

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I colored everything in with chalk to get a soft effect. And a little tattered ribbon attached with staples just for a bit of embellishment.

I didn’t go too crazy with this one… I wanted it to be simple. I hand wrote the sentiment, and lightly inked the edge of the card in Chestnut Roan from Color Box. I thought the image with the senti made enough of a statement!

What do you think? Is it enough???

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I hafta say, it’s only Day 3, but I am SO loving this 31 Days of Halloween! All the projects so far have been amazing! Everyone playing is fantastic! And thank you for all the comments. It’s so great to get feedback! Have an inspiring day!!!

Comments

SuzieQ said…
Very devilish ;) Your handwriting is fantastic btw!
Shelley said…
I love that movie too, Jack Nicholson is awesome! Great image and quote!
Shelley :)
AnItA mArIe said…
wicked card ,love it..hugz Anita
Danielle said…
It's MORE than enough!! It's amazing!! Love that line in the movie too!! Wonderful job!
Jane said…
This is awesome a fantastic job that set is fantastic
Luv Jane xxx
Sugar said…
wow chalk? I never would have thought of that! It looks great!!
DonnaMundinger said…
Love it, Alison! The sentiment is perfect and I sure wish my penmanship was as fab as your! xxD
Alex said…
Love it Alison. Great reference to the line in the movie. That was always my FAVORITE line ever!
~Lady B~ said…
Awesome job, my sinister sister!
Steph said…
Awesomeness! The movie quote goes perfectly with this stamp set.
Great line and fab idea for your card. Nice pale moon coloring.
Stitchinwitch said…
Awesome, the softness really works well
Love the pastel effect. You rocked it Alison.
and yes that image really fits that quote.
Helen xx
ldfdesign said…
the chalk gives it a softness that works great with the images and the semt. great job!!!!!
KC said…
great card I love that you used holy city too!!! such a good idea!
Lynette said…
Will have to try coloring with chalk, what a great effect.
Kelli said…
Totally Awesome! I love it!

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