Trick or Treat Tray

Materials

  • 7gypsies Black 4”x6” Photo Tray and Easel
  • Black cardstock
  • Tim Holtz idea-ology Halloween Haunts Paper Stash
  • Ranger Inkssentials Surfaces Craft Tags #5: Kraft, Black
  • Maid-o-Metal Copper Tooling Foil, 36-gauge
  • Tim Holtz idea-ology Embellishments: Halloween Adornments, Halloween Muse Tokens, Plaquettes
  • 7gypsies Embellishments: Amber Apothecary Bottles, Paddington 97% Complete Tags
  • My Mind’s Eye Mischievous Decorative Brads
  • K&Co. Life’s Journey Keys Metal Art
  • Mayberry Street Miniatures Mops & Brooms
  • Stickers: Authentique Glowing Diction Stickers, Martha Stewart Crafts Halloween Icon Candy, black foam alphabet
  • Black raffia
  • Mini kraft paper bag
  • Faux spiderweb and miniature raven
  • Kitchen spice, any variety

Tools

  • Sizzix Big Shot Die-Cutting/Embossing System
  • Sizzix Tim Holtz Alterations: Movers and Shapers Mini Scary Jack-o-Lantern Set Die; Texture Fades Halloween Embossing Folders Night & Poison, Words & Cobwebs
  • Ranger Tim Holtz Distress Clear Rock Candy Crackle Paint
  • AMACO Rub ‘n Buff Metallic Finishes: Ebony, Spanish Copper
  • Black spray webbing
  • Maid-o-Metal Liver of Sulphur
  • Adhesives: double-sided tape, clear dots, glue gun

Basic Supplies

paper trimmer, scissors, ruler, pencil, newspapers, rubber gloves, cotton ball, paper towels

Directions

Note

  • 1. Adhere all paper items with tape; adhere dimensional items, except glass, with glue gun.

Tray

  • 1. Cut and adhere papers inside tray openings.
  • 2. For top left slot, emboss black tag with poison texture; apply Spanish Copper finish. Tie raffia through hole. Adhere tag and skeleton. Fill two bottles with spice and label with stickers; adhere with clear dots.
  • 3. For next slot, cut and emboss foil with words texture. Dip cotton ball in Liver of Sulphur; rub foil surface. Wipe residue with paper towel. Cut and adhere section to match paper. Adhere #31 plaque.
  • 4. For third slot, spray paper bag with webbing; let dry. Adhere bag to tray; fill with candy stickers. Adhere candy sticker and muse token to bag.
  • 5. For bottom left slot, die cut face from black cardstock. Apply crackle paint; let dry. Join number tags with brad. Adhere face and tags to tray.
  • 6. For next slot, adhere letter stickers, bat, and broom.
  • 7. For last slot, emboss kraft tag with skeleton texture; apply Ebony finish. Tie raffia through hole. Adhere tag, skeleton, and keys. Insert brad through top of tag.
  • 8. Stretch spiderweb across top corners of tray. Adhere bird to handle.

Tip

  • 1. To create a personalized display, replace one or two panels with photos.
by Vickie Kammerer
Trick or Treat Tray
Trick or Treat Tray