H-owl-oween Fun Invite

By  Cary Eldred 

Throw an impromptu Halloween party! "Owl" eyes will be on your colorful invitations.

  • H-owl-oween Fun Invite


  • 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


  • 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
  • 1. Make 5-1/2"x5-1/2" white side-fold card.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 5. Tie twine to epoxy word; adhere below one owl using clear dots.
  • 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.