Our easy tutorial features two cards and a trick or treat bag,
perfect for involving your little monsters in some spooktacular crafting fun!
What You Will Need
5” x 7” kraft card blank
6” x 6” white card blank
A4 black and kraft cardstock
Back to Basics True Blue enamel dots
Alphabet stamp set
Edition Die Sets- Tags & Varsity Alphabet
Edition 12” x 12” Textured Cardstock
Halloween Party Invite
How to Make
1. Cut a piece of black card
to 12cm x 17.2cm and stick to the front of the kraft card blank. Cut the orange
and black spotty paper to 16cm x 11.5cm and add on top of the black card.
2. Create a border by cutting
a piece of black card to 9.6cm x 13cm and then adding a 12.5cm x 9cm piece of
the green spider paper to the centre. Stick the layered card to the centre of
the orange and black spotty paper.
3. We have then cut a strip
of purple and green striped paper to 11.7cm x 5.7cm and layered it onto a 6.4cm
x 12.3cm strip of black card. Add to the middle of the card.
4. Cut out one of the ghosts
from the free ghost paper and mount onto 4.3cm x 5.6cm piece of black card and
stick to the left of the striped paper at an angle using Dovecraft foam squares.
5. Stamp the words ‘Halloween
party invite’ onto a piece of kraft cardstock and cut out the individual words
once dry. We tucked
the words ‘Halloween’ and ‘Party under the ghost card
topper, again using foam pads to add dimension to the card. We then added the
word ‘invite’ to the bottom right of the card.
6. To finish, add a large
orange enamel dot to the top left of the card and then three smaller dots to
the bottom left of the ghost card topper.
Trick or Treat bag
How to Make
1. Take a piece of the A4
cardstock score at 1cm, 2cm, 14cm and 15cm. Turn the card and score the bottom
at 2cm. Cut along the bottom score lines to the 2cm point and stick the sides
2. Cut the black skeleton
paper to 11.5cm x 18.5cm paper and stick to the front of the bag to decorate.
3. Cut two 2cm x 25cm strips
of paper with black textured cardstock, make points at the ends and stick to
the bag to make handles. Add a large
orange enamel dot to each side.
4. Using the First Edition
Tag die set, die cut the rectangle flower tag with
black card. Stamp the words ‘For you’ onto the kraft card stock, cut the words
out individually and stick to the tag. Cut the tag down and cut the corners
into curves. Feed the tag through some twine and tie to the handle and stick
the tag down using foam squares.
How to Make
Cut a piece of black textured card into 14.5m square and distress
the edges. Stick to the front of the card blank and cut the green and purple
splat paper into a 14.2cm square, again distress the edges and layer on top of
the textured cardstock.
Cut a 13cm x 12cm piece of textured black card and layer with a
piece of the orange ghost paper cut to 12.5cm x 11.5cm, distress the edges and
stick to the centre of the textured card stock. Add to the card blank at an
Cut the green and purple striped paper to 5.7cm x 11.5cm and cut a
fishtail design at one end. Stick to a 12.3cm x 7.5cm distressed piece of black
textured cardstock, again with one end cut into a fishtail design. To add
detail to the card, we have added three orange enamel dots in varying sizes to
the top left corner
of the striped paper, sticking them down from largest
Cut the Dovecraft black card into a 7.9cm square and add a 7.5cm
square of the orange and black spotty paper on top. Stick to the centre of the
card, 2.2cm from the top of the card blank.
With a piece of white textured paper, cut out a ghost shape to fit the spotty
paper. Create a face for your friendly ghost by cutting two circles and a smile
out of black card and glue to the ghost. We have then added the ghost to the spotty
paper using Dovecraft foam squares.
With the First Edition Alphabet die set, we have die cut the word “BOO”
with textured card stock and glued to the bottom right of the orange ghost
paper. To finish, we have added a medium orange enamel dot to the bottom right
of the card.
We would love to see your crafty projects which go
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