31 Night of Halloween - Night 3


Welcome to Night 3 of the 31 Night of Halloween! It's Barbara Sproatmeyer with you this evening.  For my project I wanted to take an every-day image and convert it to a Halloween theme so I chose to use Polka Dot Pals Kezia. I think she is great for all holidays and especially for those warmer climates. I love ice cream so it's not jut a summer thing for me. I can easily see her with a Christmas ice cream cone just as easily as a summer one. 


To make this a Halloween theme, I used Halloween colors then added cobwebs and spider friends. For another idea on how to use this stamp with a Halloween theme (without the spiders), you can visit my blog HERE. And for a speed coloring video showing the background and spider webs, visit my YouTube channel HERE.


There are so many different ways to color Polka Dot Pals Kezia and here are a few of my favorites - including one with a modified cotton candy cone. Yummy! Each of these were stamped with a light ink color so I could color over the ice cream. If you want to stamp in a darker color and still do this, just wipe away the ink of the ice cream before stamping. There are more details and marker lists on my blog HERE and HERE if you want them.

If you're looking for more inspiration using this set then check out my blog HERE - her puppy is super fun to use with other stamps too. But if you don't already have her in your collection, I think she is a must have! You can add her to your cart here and support me as the artist and designer: Polka Dot Pals Kezia.

Whimsy Stamps:

Copic Colors:
BV11, 13, 20, 23
YR16, 18
V06, 09, 17
N1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 9
YG17, 21, 23, 25


  1. Gosh - your coloring is exceptional - I LOVE how you made the eyes - they look amazing

  2. Wow! Fabulous and amazing coloring. Very creative.

  3. Love the addition of the cotton candy.
    The coloring of the first girl is
    fantastic. She looks so solid.
    thanks for sharing. txmlhl(at)yahoo(dot0com

  4. Now how clever is that! I love how you've made her into a fun Halloween themed card! Very cool!

  5. Cards are gorgeous as are the images

  6. OMG! Love them all but my favorite is the first one! Brings back a lot of fun memories!

  7. Spooky and sweet all in the same post! It is like a trick and a treat! Great and wonderful coloring Barbara!!!

  8. Oh my goodness! All of these cards are fantastic!! I especially love the Halloween card!

  9. Wow, this is clever and absolutely stunning.

  10. She is such a cutie! Love her purple eyes!

  11. I love this resourceful use of a non-Halloween card for Halloween. She's perfect. I had to watch the video as well... again perfect. Creative and resourceful.

  12. Your shading and coloring is spectacular! This card has a soul! Lovely!


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