31 Nights of Halloween - Night 21 & Giveaway




Welcome to Day 21 of the Whimsy Halloween Celebrations!

Hope you all are having a wonderful weekend so far! It's Iris here today and I want to share a card with you where I used one of Whimsy's older Halloween Stamps. It's a Wee Stamp illustrated by Sylvia Zet and called Batty Boo. This is one of my favorite Halloween images of all times. I think it is stinkin' cute! Who can resist these little bats with their smooshy faces?

We are giving away lots of goodies during our Halloween celebration month here at Whimsy.  Denise is so generous and my giveaway for you today is this beautiful Batty Boo stamp (1 Stamp will be given away)! So if you would like to have these cute bats in rubbah then please leave a comment here in the comment section of this post. It's that simple! One comment per person please!

You have until 11:59pm on October 30th to enter. The winner will be drawn and announced here on the 31st - Halloween Night!




I colored the image with Copics and pencils using the no-lines technique. The background was created using a Tim Holtz Stencil (I think it's called 'Crackle') and Distress Ink  Tumbled Glass. The sentiment is from the 'Dracula I Compel You' clear set and stamped with Versafine black ink onto vellum paper.
I also clear embossed the sentiment to keep it from smearing.
I stamped  some of the bats included with the 'Dracula I Compel You' set onto the background panel. To give it even more dimension I as well die cut some bats from black cardstock with the matching Dracula I Compel You Die set.  The vellum paper strip was then layered on to the background panel. I fuzzy cut the image and added it with some foam tape on top of the vellum strip. To embellish and add some 'Bling' to my card I used  sequins and orange enamel dots from the Summer Breeze enamel dots set. 

Here is a close-up shot of the image



List of Copics and Pencils used:

Copics 

Pumpkin:
 YR27, YR68, YR15, Y38, YR13
YG99, YG97, YG95, YG91

Bats: 
E000, E00, E11, R02, R00
RV52, RV55, RV66
BG11, BG13, BG15, BG49
N1, N3, N5, N7
BV000, BV11

Faber-Castell Polychromos:
light red violet, light magenta, crimson, rose carmine,
terracotta, burnt umber, burnt siena, night green,
cobalt turquoise, paynes grey, cold grey, copper,
light orange, cadmium orange, dark orange





Whimsy products used on my card:
Batty Boo     Dracula I Compel You
Dracula I Compel You Die Set *NEW Summer Breeze Enamel Dots


Wishing you a great rest of your weekend and don't forget to stop by again tomorrow night when our
31 Nights of Halloween celebrations continue!

Hugs,





17 comments

  1. I love the way you colored this stamp... it looks fa-BOO-lous! Love the bats, vellum strip for the sentiment and embellishments too! Fun card!

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  2. I love anything with a dragon! It's soooo cute!

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  3. This really is adorable. Nice coloring, too. [Bunny]

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  4. Darling little
    bats and fun
    card.
    Carla from Utah

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  5. Batty Boo is super cute! Love the layout & design using the vellum. Beautiful coloring!

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  6. I love Batty Boo too Iris and your card is beautiful.

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  7. Iris, that is a beautiful Halloween card. Love the image very much and your colouring is fantstic.
    Thanks for the chance to win. I have my fingers crosed :)
    Valerija xx

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  8. Beautiful card with Batty Boo.This stamp is amazing. :)

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  9. Awww, he's so cute. The no line technique gives a lovely effect. Hugz

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  10. Those bats are just to cute great card and thanks for the chance to win

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  11. delightful card and super cute image:)

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  12. This card is sooooooo cute! I love the image you used and your colouring is amazing! xx

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  13. This card is Boo-teaful. Thank you for sharing.

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  14. Fabulous card and wonderful coloring! I love the dimension of your embellishments.

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  15. what a sweet card.
    The bats and the pumpkin
    have such cute faces.
    Wonderful card.
    thanks for sharing.

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