CCEE: Tall Ghostly Greetings!

 Hi friends!

I hope you are having a SPOOK-tacular Friday!
We've been super busy with Hurricane Dorian gone by,
school back in session and everything back to normal again!

I finally got a chance to make a few cards,
so I'll be posting them this weekend in 'catch up' order!
This card for the CCEE Stampers weekly challenge: Skyscraper Day!

Frances is the hostess for the month of September
and in honor of Skyscraper Day, asked us to create a TALL card.
My card is exactly that - a tall 8" x 4" tall, spooky neighborhood!

I rarely make or send Halloween cards,
 but the moment I saw the Lawn Fawn fall collection release, I was smitten!
And I LOVE stamp sets that allow me to do my favorite type of stamping ...

Making a scene!

 For today's tall neighborhood, I started with a base panel of white cardstock
and distressed just the top 1/3 panel with Ranger Ink distress oxides
in Wilted Violet, Faded Jeans and Black Soot.
Next, I created hills and slopes using the CC Designs hill die (ret'd)
and then got to the super duper fun part!
I stamped out the Lawn Fawn spooky houses, trees, trick or treaters 
and tombstones from the stamp set
and cut/colored those in Halloween-y colors.
I arranged them in a neighborhood-y kind of way
and then added some speckled dots from a white gel pen.
The last part - white embossed sentiment
and the whole card is popped up on 3d foam from Scrapbook Adhesives by 3L.

 This card was a whole lotta fun to make!
I love those little trick-o-treaters so much ♥

I'll enter my card into:  Simon Says Stamp Wednesday - stamp it! 
Lawn Fawnatics - Make a scene
Addicted to Stamps #357:  Make Your Mark!

Thanks for stopping by ...
Have a BOO-tiful day! 

Big hugs, bigger blessings! ♥


  1. Super Duper CUTE Halloween Scene! I love the layers and cute elements! Glad everything is back to normal! :)


  2. A fantastic card Kelly, I love the scene that you've created. Glad everything is back to normal for you (looks like you had a lucky escape in Florida).

    Sue xx

  3. Oh my goodness I love your Halloween neighborhood!! It's so cute!! The colors are fabulous!! So glad things are back to normal after Dorian. Have a great weekend!! Big hugs :)

    A Mermaid's Crafts

  4. You've made a scene, for sure, Kelly - a darling scene that is tall and oh so cute! Love love love it!

  5. Such an adorable Halloween card with this delightful neighborhood filled with sweet ghosts and trick-or-treaters under your awesome night sky!! Sensational tall design, Kelly!!

  6. Such a cute halloween scene. The little trick or treaters are just the sweetest! Well done!

  7. A super card. I'm working on Halloween at the moment. I'd never made a Halloween card until last year but I rather quite enjoyed exploring my Gothic side. Wishing you a happy and colourful weekend x

  8. This is fab! Love the shape of the card too, it's perfect for the hilly neighborhood. Beautifully colored too, Kelly.

  9. How cute this is, Kelli! I love all the little houses and Halloween images. Great idea!

  10. Boo! I like it. Looks like a wonderful neighborhood to trick or treat.

  11. Gorgeous card and colours Kelly...Loz

  12. Hi Kelly, I'm so relieved that everything is back to normal and you are safe!
    How cute Halloween card, love the design with the tall shape, the hills and the houses!! :D Adorable inked background, love those colours together!

  13. Love your scene!
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