The Witch's Ride Card

Materials

  • Black blank card, 5"x7"
  • Royal Rub-On Transfers: Bats, Cats, & Graves
  • DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paint: Foliage Green, Lamp Black
  • Silver plastic-coated wire, 5" length
  • Halloween-print ribbon, 7" length
  • K&Company print paper: Halloween Specialty
  • Thin plywood sheet, 6"x12"
  • Thin basswood strip, 1/2"x7"
  • Silver plastic sheet, 1" square
  • Paper glue

Tools

  • Ellison Sizzix Machine and Dies: Witch hat, broom & shoes

Basic Supplies

scissors, ruler, paintbrush, newspaper (to cover work surface)

Directions

STEP 1

  • Measure and cut 2-3/4"x6-1/4" rectangle from purple/green print paper and 2-1/4"x6-1/4" rectangle from Halloween stripes print paper. Glue squares on card front.

STEP 2

  • On covered work surface, paint basswood strip Lamp Black. Measure and cut 7" ribbon length. Glue ribbon length on basswood strip. Glue basswood strip on card front, dividing print papers.

STEP 3

  • Follow manufacturer's instructions to transfer bats, cats, and sentiment rub-ons onto card front.

STEP 4

  • Use machine and Witch die to cut hat and shoes from plywood sheet. Paint hat and shoes Lamp Black and hat band Foliage Green. Let dry.

STEP 5

  • Measure and cut two 1/4"x1/2" rectangles from silver plastic sheet. Remove backing on squares (buckles). Glue buckles on shoes.

STEP 6

  • Glue hat and shoes on card front.
by Debby Forshey-Choma
The Witch's Ride Card
The Witch's Ride Card