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Monday, 17 October 2016

It is a truth universally acknowledged that a zombie in possession of brains must be in want of more brains



Having more fun with Hallowe’en cards, this one features the other image from the Trick or Eat! set from Kraftin’ Kimmie Stamps.


My inspiration for the colours and design of the background is from the inspiration photo at Addicted to Stamps and More.  I had a whole lot of fun getting inky with the background, which I think created the perfect backdrop for my zombie girl.

The stamp I’ve used is a now retired rubber one and is back from September 2014; it’s been in my collection for some time and finally got inked up this Hallowe’en.  As it’s over 12 months old and my project is fitting for a challenge theme of Boo! I’m entering my card in the current challenge at Retro Rubber.

Now there may be some who believe in zombies but for me they are definitely fantasy beings and, after a very poor showing fighting zombies at Knott’s Scary Farm a couple of years back, I’m very thankful they do belong only in the realms of fantasy.  With my zombie image I am entering my card in the current “did I make you up?” challenge at City Crafter.

Ingredients:
Copics
Skin C0, BV20, BV23, BV25
Eyes B000, B01, YR000, YR01, 0
Lips E04
Hair YG03, T8, 100
Outfit BV08, BV17, N6, N8, N10, V22, V25, Y26
Bandages E40, E41, E42, E43
Heart R56, R59, R81, R83, R85, R89, RV66, RV91, RV93, RV95
Dies, SVGs & Templates etc
The Crafter’s Workshop 6x6 Template ~ TCW208s Mini Branches
Embellishments
Inks & Paints etc
Papers
Stamps
Kraftin’ Kimmie ~ Trick or Eat (retired)
Challenges



Thanks for stopping by!

9 comments:

Ros Crawford said...

She's spooky! Great card! Thanks so much for playing along at CCCB!!

Debbie Mageed said...

Wow, she is so spooky!! Great job making her look real, even if she's not! Coloring is fantastic. Thank you for playing along with us at Retro Rubber and look forward to seeing you in our gallery again soon.

Katy McGloin said...

Wow, you have wicked coloring skills and awesome attention to detail. Yep, I am so glad she is not real!! Thanks so much for including Retro Rubber in your stamping fun, Emily!! Hope to see you in our gallery often!

Stella said...

Spooky and stunning. Fab card! Thanks so much for joining us at CCCB!

Maria A. said...

Love the Kraftin Kimmie stamps, specially the Halloween ones and this one is awesome, I don't have it so it's to bad it's retired.
Love the spooky background and the sentiment is to die for, tee hee!!
Thank you for sharing with us at RETRO RUBBER, hope to see you again next time.
Hugs,
Maria Rodriguez.

Lee Ann Barrett said...

Such a fun image and an absolutely perfect background! Thanks so much for joining us at Addicted to Stamps!

Claire Grantham said...

WOW amazing card, love your colouring and I have never seen a non-cutsie Kimmie stamp and I am in love...Thanks for joining us at Retro Rubber. Claire DT

Jane Knudsen said...

What a fun card! That lil zombie looks too cute to be scary! Awesome coloring skills and I love the layout! Gorgeous card! Thanks for joining us at Retro Rubber!

Donna Idlet said...

Spooky card, love the layout and your coloring. Thanks for playing along with Retro Rubber.