Tag Archives | Halloween

wfc-halloween-cards-trio-by-nina-yang

Five Halloween Cards for Friday

Hello everyone! It’s Friday again! I had a great vacation earlier this month but it sure feels good to be back in the craft room! I missed every inch of it! For this Five for Friday, we have five halloween cards using non-halloween themed products for your inspiration! Five Halloween Cards for Friday First one up is this Pumpkin Love Card by Terri Burson at Waving My Wand blog. Terri shared the link on our Facebook Page back in early July and I have had my thinking cap on ever since! Thank you for the inspiration, Terri! Second one is this Hey, Boo Card by our very own Suzanne Dahlberg. Yes, yes, we have a very talented team! We are grateful every single day! Both Suzanne and Terri used Flower Circles Stamp Set which happens to be one of our best sellers. Hopefully that you already have it in your stash to try something […]

Continue Reading
nina-yang-diy-octagon-boxes

[Video + Photo Tutorial] DIY Octagon Box/Frame with Free Patterns (PDF & .studio)

Hello everyone! Following the Halloween Activity List I shared here, I’ve made a Boo Street Halloween decoration for the Pebbles Blog! I would like to share how I made the octagon boxes (frames). You can prepare the squares with your scoring board or download and cut the squares with the .studio file I have put together for your Silhouette. Preparation: Cut 6 Squares – [Option 1] Download the PDF pattern here. Please find the preview below. We will need to prepare 4 of the [1] square and 2 of the [2] square. You can pre-score the fold lines for crisp folds. – [Option 2] Download the .studio cutting file here. Please find the preview below. I’ve included all 6 squares needed in the file. The last two squares are for the top and bottom covers with which you can choose to cut on some different patterned paper. Folding/Assembly Steps: [Video Tutorial] [Photo Tutorial] […]

Continue Reading
nina-yang-spider-halloween-card-closeup

Spider Halloween Card

Hello everyone! Popped in to share a Halloween card using the pom-pom spider I shared in my previous post: [Video Tutorial] DIY Pom-Pom Spider for Halloween Decoration! Since I used yarn and wiggly eyes, I’m entering this card in Moxie Fab World: The General Craft Supplies Challenge! Other Supplies: Thirty-One 6X6 Paper Pad $4.19 Thirty-One 6X12 Stickers $2.09 Self Adhesive Candy Dots – Crystal Black $2.79 Thank you for stopping by! Happy Crafting!

Continue Reading
nina-yang-halloween-pom-pom-spider-video-cover

[Video Tutorial] DIY Pom-Pom Spider for Halloween Decoration + a Coupon

Hello everyone! Today’s project was inspired by a wooden stick that I found in front of our home. I’ve wanted to try spray paints for a while and I knew immediately that I could use the stick with pom-pom spiders for the Jo-Ann #spookyspaces campaign for Halloween! I remembered seeing a “pompom garland” tip sheet at the “Creativity Made Simple” shelf at my local Jo-Ann store and knew that I could find the pom-pom makers there. My objective was to create a neat Halloween decoration for under $25.  So with my coupons I began. For a moment, I was distracted by the black feather wreath, face paints and all the cute decorations for Halloween, but I pretty much stuck to the plan and made all of the items shown below (including the glass and beads) for $24.74! Halloween Mantel Decoration I couldn’t resist the black burlap. It was screaming to be […]

Continue Reading
nina-yang-happy-halloween-pumpkin-card

Fun Ways to Use Letter Stamps – Reverse Confetti Oct.8 Blog Hop

Hello everyone! I’m sharing some fun ways to use letter/number stamps with a couple of cool sets from Reverse Confetti and hopping along with their talented design team and friends today! The hop started over on the Reverse Confetti blog, and you should have arrived from Amber Hight’s Blog. Don’t forget to leave comments along the way for a chance to win a $15 gift certificate to their store! First one up, a Halloween card using the Lighthearted Letters stamp set. I punched a bunch pennants from white cardstock and stamped the letters to spell “Happy Halloween”. Fun, right? I drew a little stem for each pumpkin for some added detail. Second card, using Count Your Rainbows stamp set. I used the dashed line in the set as strings to hang the circled numbers on. I had a lot of fun making these cards for Reverse Confetti! You will sure be inspired by the […]

Continue Reading
nina-yang-avery-elle-happy-halloween-card

10 Minute Craft Dash #27 – Happy Halloween Card

Hello everyone! Avery Elle is sponsoring 10 Minute Craft Dash this week and I am playing along! The challenge is to use the three colors: orange, black and green to create a project in 10 minutes! The winner will receive a $20 gift credit to Avery Elle store! And here is my take: I diecut the star from patterned paper and used a sticker sentiment to save time. Proudly presenting: done within 10 minutes!!! haha! Chunyuan and Heather is playing along too! Don’t forget to check them out! Thank you for stopping by! Happy Crafting! SUPPLIES *EH – Ellen Hutson Online Store; SSS – Simon Says Stamp Online Store Hero Arts Ink – Cube – Neon (EH|SSS) Hero Arts Ink – Just Rust (EH|SSS) Avery Elle – Laurels Stamp (EH|SSS) Avery Elle – Laurels Die (EH|SSS) Texture Tiles: Be Cute Stamp Set (EH|SSS) Simply Tags: Christmas – Ornament Die (EH|SSS) Pebbles – Thirty One – […]

Continue Reading
nina-yang-pebbles-target-halloween-table-setting-witch-hat-place-holder

Halloween Table Setting – AC/Pebbles Products at Target

Hello everyone! Popped in to share a quick and easy Halloween Table Setting using the new American Crafts / Pebbles Halloween products available at Target. Halloween Table Setting AC/Pebbles Halloween Products at Target Did you know that Target carries AC/Pebbles products? I love all the glitter they have incorporated in this Halloween line. Napkin Ring The 6×6 pad in this collection is a great basic for all kinds of Halloween projects. Here I cut two strips of paper to make a napkin ring. A glittery star and a black mini pin to finish it up. Milk/Gravy Container (or any container) The accent sticker sheet in this line is the coolest Halloween product ever! Use the stickers on cups and bottles to make them instantly halloween ready! I used one on my treat box too! Treat Box (Tutorial Coming Soon!) I’m working on a tutorial for this quick and easy treat […]

Continue Reading