It is Day 2 of the August Reveals at Newton’s Nook Designs and we continue the Halloween theme with the versatile Spiderweb Oval stamp set which coordinates perfectly with the previously released Oval Frames die set. We also have a super cute mini stamp, Halloween Pile which comes with coordinating dies.
All new products will be available from 19/08/2022.
For my card I stamped and coloured the main image from the Halloween Pile set using Copic markers: BG15, BG11, BG10, W9, W7, W5, W4, W2, W0, W00, YG67, YG17, YG25, YG01, YR09, YR07, YR04, R01, R00. I used the coordinating die to cut it out.
Then I heat embossed the Spiderweb Oval on black cardstock with black embossing powder. Then I used white pigment ink in the middle to make it a bit foggy and mysterious, and added Black Sooth Distress Oxide ink on the edges for deeper shadows. I cut it out with the Oval Frames die set.
I used black embossing powder to heat emboss the sentiment on an orange banner which I cut with the Frames and Flags die set.
For the background I used a fun patterned paper from the Halloween Meows paper pad, matted it with a vivid green cardstock and popped up the oval and the banner with thin 3D foam tape. I also used dimensional adhesive to pop up the coloured image in the middle of the spiderweb.
As a finishing touch I used a black glaze pen and glossy accents.
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My 11 year-old daughter, Jana was crafting with me for this release and I think she made a wonderful job showcasing the Halloween pile set.
She used the Candy Corn Layering stencils on kraft cardstock with Distress Oxide inks: Carved Pumkin, Mustard Seed and White Pigment ink from Simon Says Stamp. The image she coloured with Copic markers and cut it out with the coordinating dies. She created a frame using the Frameworks die set, backed it with vellum to mute the background tiny. She stamped a sentiment under the focal panel with Versafine black ink and finished the card with twine.
Would you like to win the “Halloween Pile” Stamp Set or the “Spiderweb Oval” Stamp Set? We will choose ONE lucky winner for each stamp set! Here’s how to win: Comment on the NND blog and Design Team blogs (see list below)! The winner will be chosen at random from the collective reveal posts. Make sure to check out each of their blogs and comment for your chance to win. You will not know which blog has been chosen so the more you comment on the better your chances are of winning! You have until Thursday August 18th at 9pm ET to comment — winners will be announced on the blog post on Friday August 19th.
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I hope you enjoyed today’s inspiration and will pop in again tomorrow for more fun!
18 thoughts on “Newton’s Nook Designs August Release – Day 2”
Wonderful dimension with framing & heat embossing.
I love the candy corn and how you colored the kitty! SOOOO CUTE!
Mhmmm candy corn.
Super cute cards! Love the way you embossed the Spiderweb Oval design! Beautiful coloring and details on your cards!
Love the cards, great paper choices!
You are always so good about adding glossy accents to your creations. I love the extra detail it adds. Thanks for the super fun Halloween inspiration!🕸
Love your cards and Beautiful coloring!!
So adorable and fun!! Getting me in the mood to start my Halloween projects…
So cute! Love the papers and color choices you did!
The candy papers are so cute and colorful…I LOVE them! Great idea to use those as backgrounds.
Very sweet – I love the new papers and stencils!
This stamp is ao adorable!
Love the cards… such beautiful detail.
Adorable cards! Love the black embossing on your first card! The candy corn stenciled background is so cute! Looks great on the Kraft card stock!
How fun are these creations! So beautiful with the new releases and stunning art! TFS
Candy corn was one of my favorites at Halloween – love the use of the candy corn here! TFS
Great cards. The black has a glow
behind the “ghost”. thanks for sharing
Love these whimsical Halloween cards!
Thanks for the inspiration.