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Candy is Dandy: Day 14 of 31 Days of Halloween

Do you have a sweet tooth? I sure do! And that's the basis of my card for today. I used the adorable bear from Smeared Ink's Candy is Dandy set. I don't think it's available anymore.

I had this great little "candy" stamp from Inkadinkado that I thought was perfect for this guy. I used a couple of the Radiant Neon inks around the border, and for my Trick or Treat sentiment which is also a Smeared Ink image.

I used a fabulous Kaleidoscope embossing powder all over the candies. I think it added a cool effect to the card. Here's another shot.

See the rainbow? Looks cooler in person. It's so hard to photograph glitter! Thanks for visiting me today. Please be sure to check out the rest of the Wicked Bloggers, all listed in my sidebar. Have a spooktacular day!

Comments

maureenjscott said…
Oh he is sooo cute! I love him! And fabulous background you've made too! Great card, mo x
DonnaMundinger said…
Too stinkin' CUTE! LOVE the colors and that embossing power ROCKS! xxD
DogsMom said…
See the rainbow? Taste the rainbow!
Love the shine.
TangledBlueRose said…
This bear is one of my favorites! I love how you colored him. The background is awesome. I neeeed the Kaleidoscope embossing powder:)

Awesomely cute!~kim
Love this card--the little bear, the candy stamp, the neon green, the Kaleidoscope embossing powder--they all work together perfectly!
A spooktacular fun and quirky card, love all the details!
(AJ) ArtJypsy said…
Sweet little card. Love this little guy and the background.
Susan Renshaw said…
Cute card! Love the image and the background with sparkle!
Christine Kiehl said…
Candy really is dandy! I don't see a rainbow but I do see some sparkle!
NanB said…
This page is just dandy!! Love it! The embossing is awesome! Great coloring and stamps!!
Rebecca pettit said…
Everyone is bringing their embossing game. I love the simplicity of this it needs nothing else
Julia said…
Beautiful card! This image is so beautifully colored, very cute.
Sarah Nancarrow said…
You can't go wrong with bling and candy - and you've done both!! Love the bright green and the cute image :)
Steph said…
Adorable card, love the candy stamp.

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