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A Little Pumpkin Boo

I am going a little Old School on this one with the Mini Scary Jack O Lantern face.  I wanted to use a couple dies I own and haven't used yet... the Jack face and Petal Drop.  True...it happens!
I was at the $1 Store the other day and found these Styrofoam pumpkins and decided I could make something with that.  Then there was one of those wee top hats...I could make something with that.

I thought wrapping the pumpkin using my scrap Graphic 45 Rare Oddities paper would be easy.  Perhaps not..it's thick paper.


I added this skull charm from Emerald Creek Craft to the small Bow Tied die.  A perfect spot on the top hat.


I snapped my skeleton into place and have him sitting terrified!  I've shipped these little guys to a couple of my blogger buddies across the world!  


I just got my Ghost die...BOO!  I added clear rock candy glitter and edged with the new carved pumpkin.  


I mounted the pumpkin on Eileen Hull Box Cookie  and stamped with the new Stampers Anonymous Ledgerscript.  Then I edged with carved pumpkin distress ink.  Added the BOO and some spiders.


There was a small piece of this black tulle that came with the top hat.  Instead of chucking it I used it behind the ghosts.


This is the perfect addition to my Pumpkin Theme!


Check out my haunt.  See if you can find the projects I have created!  Yes, I made the tombstones too!





Happy Haunting!

 

Comments

  1. Nicole you're unstoppable! Do you like Halloween or am I wrong ??? I apologize because I'm not being able to leave comments on all your posts, but this period it's difficult for me! I have very short time for me! I've seen all your works and they are all amazing! Fantastic! Barbarayaya

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    1. Thanks Barbara! I'm always happy when you pop in! No need to ever apologize. Trust me...I'm a terrible blogger bestie! LOVE YOU LOTS!!!

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  2. I LOVE the skull charm on the paper now tie. ...this is Halloween this is Halloween ;)

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  3. Your creations are always fabulous and I just LOVE this new one... the way you place your skeletons is just hilarious - love them. I so wish I lived near you, it must be a wonderful 'real life' viewing!! Anne xx

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  4. You are so creative, I swear you could decorate air. Well done as usual.

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  5. LOVE LOVE LOVE!!! Great paper choice and love all the details and embellishments! Totally spooktacular!!!

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  6. Nicole- this is amazing! The cookie Box is the perfect base and love the orange highlights... totally cool project!

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  7. oh, what an awesome pumpkin Nicole!

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  8. Oh, I will be back! I got to see all these wonderful shots when I have some time! I love your pumpkin with his top hat. I just made my very first top hat, and wish I'd taken a trip to the dollar store instead! Ha, Ha, ha,...Lucky blog buddies; you are a sweetie to make and send them out! Hugs!

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