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Hedwig the Halloween Witch: Day 20 of 31 Days of Halloween

Greetings! I love to color. Not necessarily for a project, but just for the joy of coloring. So very often, I wind up with images that don't necessarily get put on to a project for months....just because I felt like coloring. Does this happen to you too? Today is an example of this. I give you....Hedwig the Halloween Witch from Rick St. Dennis.

I had colored her with alcohol inks in a color combo that I love. I added some patterned papers...though the turquoise was plain.

I used Dreamweaver StencilsSpider Web. I put some alcohol ink on a felt pad (Cornflower Blue Archival Ink from Ranger to be exact), and applied it directly to the stencil. Then I flipped my once-plain cardstock on to the stencil, and voila! Spider web on paper.

Thanks for checking out my latest make. Hope you like her! Please be sure to visit the rest of the Wicked Bloggers, all listed in my side bar. Have a spook-tacular day!

Comments

TangledBlueRose said…
Gorgeous card and love the coloring! The spider web came out so cool!
~kim
craftings said…
Such a fancy witch love the colours! Great spider web!
NanB said…
Hedwig is awesomely colored! And the layering is so wonderful and love the purple corner holder thingies!lol
DonnaMundinger said…
Certainly gorgeous coloring! I never just color. Wish I had the time but I'm always on some deadline for a project. Love how you've pieced the background together. Beautiful work! xxD
Beautiful coloring and I love the way you've used the spiderweb stencil--a great technique I'm gonna have to try!
(AJ) ArtJypsy said…
Great Card. Love the patterns and colors.
Oooooo I just love how you've coloured her! I chose her for winning a RSD scavenger hunt prize and I can't wait to colour her too just for the fun of it ;0)
Christine Kiehl said…
Love this super busy image! You did a great job coloring her too!
Susan Renshaw said…
Gorgeous colouring of Hedwig the Halloween Witch! Love the cobweb!
DogsMom said…
Hedwig never looked so good!
I like the sort of crazy quilt looking background of various papers.
Rebecca pettit said…
great Use of photo tabs and the background layout works wonderfully.
Julia said…
Gorgeous colouring of Hedwig the Halloween Witch! Love the background papers.
Steph said…
She's fabulous! Love the colors and the background papers you've used. And the spider web stencil rocks.

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