H-owl-oween Fun Invite

Materials

  • Papertrey Ink Stamper’s Select White Cardstock
  • Paper pads: DCWV Midnight Spell Collection, 8”x8”; Doodlebug Design Haunted Manor Collection, 6”x6”
  • Epoxy “fun” charm
  • Purple twine

Tools

  • Stamps: branch, owl
  • Imagine Crafts Tsukineko Memento Tuxedo Black Ink Pad
  • Prismacolor Premier Double-Ended Art Markers: Blue Slate, Violet, Orange, Poppy Red
  • Black fine-tip permanent pen
  • Adhesives: paper adhesive, clear dots, foam tape

Basic Supplies

paper trimmer, scoring tool, scissors, ruler, pencil

Directions

STEP 1

  • Make 5-1/2”x5-1/2” white side-fold card.

STEP 2

  • Cut plaid paper slightly smaller than card front; adhere to card. Cut 5-1/2”-long owl paper strip of desired width; adhere to card.

STEP 3

  • Cut 3”x3-1/2” white cardstock panel and slightly smaller gray dot paper panel. Use pen to draw faux stitching around paper edges; stamp black branch three times as shown. Layer and adhere panels together; adhere to card with foam tape.

STEP 4

  • Stamp two owls onto white cardstock. Using photo as guide, color images with markers. Detail cut images and adhere to center panel with foam tape.

STEP 5

  • Tie twine to epoxy word; adhere below one owl using clear dots.

STEP 6

  • Stamp or write invitation wording inside card.

Tip

  • 1. If you can’t find a similar “fun” epoxy charm, create your own using rub-on transfers.
by Cary Eldred
H-owl-oween Fun Invite
H-owl-oween Fun Invite