Cards

Happy Halloween Invitation

By  Cindy Smith 

  • Happy Halloween Invitation

Materials

  • Textured Black cardstock (Die Cuts With a View)
  • Patterned: orange Halloween words; black/orange/gold striped; gold solid; black/white dots

Tools

  • Rubber stamps: Black Cat; You’re Invited (Hampton Art)
  • Dark Brown ColorBox Fluid Chalk Ink Pad (Clearsnap)
  • Adhesives: Memory Runner XL; Foam Squares (Therm O Web)
  • Pinking shears
  • 1. Cut 5-1/2"x8-1/2" piece from black cardstock; score and fold invitation.
  • 2. Cut following paper pieces: 4"x5-1/4" words; 1-1/2"x4" striped; 1"x4" gold solid; 1-1/2" square gold solid. Ink all paper edges; let dry. Adhere words paper to invitation front, followed by striped and solid strips as shown.
  • 3. Stamp left side of gold strip with "You're Invited"; stamp gold square with cat image.
  • 4. Cut 1-3/4" dots square; ink edges. Cut 2-1/2" black cardstock square. Mat cat on dots and dots on black cardstock; trim cardstock edges with pinking shears. Use foam squares to adhere cat block to invitation.