Can you believe that it’s almost Halloween?  I wanted to use Halloween as the theme for my customer September thank you cards and that is the card that I am showing you today…

I found the little stamps that I wanted to use in the Holiday Catalog in the set Spooky Fun BUT I also wanted to feature a big spooky tree and there is no tree in that set…so I went looking in my stash of stamps and found just what I needed – there is a tree just perfect for the job in the set Sheltering Tree!

And then I realised that just by changing the colors & patterned papers, you could easily theme this card for fall too…hmmm…I see another card idea forming!

Here is my Halloween themed customer thank you card…


You will find a link to the printable/downloadable Project Sheet detailing all measurements, colors used & instructions on how to make this card below…

I decided to keep my colors pretty traditional for Halloween using Basic Gray, Basic Black & Pumpkin Pie – they just all work so well together!

That tree stamp is from the set Sheltering Tree (pg 96 – Annual Catalog) – this gives a great focal point on the card and it can be used for so many different occasions – LOVE the versatility of that stamp!

The other stamps – the pumpkin, spider & wording – are all from Spooky Fun (pg 52 – Holiday Catalog) – I fussy cut the pumpkin but used banner dies to shape the other two stamped pieces – isn’t that spider fun?


The banner pieces are all shaped using dies and the two patterned pieces are papers from Halloween Night Speciality DSP and that gorgeous sparkly orange paper is a piece of Pumpkin Pie Glimmer Paper

And a little finishing touch is a piece of twisted bakers twine from Halloween Night Bakers Twine – you get 2 rolls in that pack and it is fab value for money!


WANT MY FREE PROJECT SHEET FOR THIS CARD?  Click HERE to find it – then you can download it or print it out to keep for easy reference!


Here are the supplies I used to make this card – click on any of the products below to find them in my Stampin’ Up! online store:

Blender Pens

Price: $10.00

Thanks for stopping by!



Spooky Fun meets a Sheltering Tree…
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2 thoughts on “Spooky Fun meets a Sheltering Tree…

  • October 20, 2016 at 5:21 am

    Very nicely done!!!!! Love the banners, the 4 down and then the spider stand out one.

  • October 20, 2016 at 12:22 pm


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