Tuesday, October 30, 2012

Day 30 of THE 31 DAYS OF HALLOWEEN WITH SMEARED AND SMUDGED

I'm Lady Brayton.  Welcome to my blog!

I am participating as a wicked blogger for THE 31 DAYS OF HALLOWEEN blog hop hosted by the Smeared and Smudged Forum

To learn more about the 31 Days of Halloween and to find out how non-bloggers can win prizes, click this link

 For your convenience, I will keep the blog roll posted on the left sidebar of my blog.  The hop goes LIVE everyday in October at 9:00am PST. 

Your next stop on the hop is Lindsay's Blog.

Today is Day 30 of the 31 DAYS OF HALLOWEEN

Here is my offering:
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I hope this counts towards Halloween.  It has skeleton sheep...it's gotta count!
I made this tag for the GDT challenge on the Smeared and Smudged Forum.
Jenn Borjeson has been the guest designer for Smeared Ink this whole month. She has rocked her time as GDT so I had to play along with her challenge which was to use nursery rhymes or fairy tales and give them a dark twist. 

I used Smeared Ink's "Killer Bo Peep's Build a Garden" rubber set and got inky.  The rubber is retired except for those in Smeared Ink's RUBBER CLUB.  The set is offered in digital version here. Peep has been playing with some bad Voodoo by the looks of her staff and managed to raise the dead...sheep that is.

The tag background was made with Dylusions Spray Inks and stencils.  Bo Peep and her skeleton sheep were stamped with Memento ink in black and colored with Copic markers.  I used some Spica gel pens to add some shimmer.  I fussy cut the images and glued them to my tag.  

I used an awesome, ultra vivid orange glow skull from Creepy Glowbugg Concoctions  and I used a clay tombstone from Andrea's Smudgetastic  etsy shop.  I topped off the tag with orange fibers and the "Baad seed" sentiment.

Cheers!
~ lady brayton ~


I whipped up a quick little project using Itkupilli images, Lotta designs elements, and a Rick St. Dennis digi.  I had to add something creepy :)
















17 comments:

  1. Great colors on your fabulous tag and WOW is your second project CREEPY! Love them both! xxD

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  2. Both projects are fantastic and I love the skeleton sheep. Everyone is so creative it's inspiring. Thank you for sharing a part of yourself and your art.

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  3. Oh LB - I love both you know. That tag is AMAZING!! Love the colors you used. I would not have gone there and they are PERFECT! But then, I have always admired the way you use color. The sparkle in the tie is fab too :)

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  4. Your digi project cracks me up. Love the black bird on the woman's arm. Love how the kid and woman look kinda dead, or ghostly. Your work always inspires and amazes me. Your tag turned out wonderful, love all the back ground work you did on it! And "Bad seed" is funny. Happy Halloween eve!
    Peace,
    Kristy

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  5. I am a big fan of Kirsis digital collage sheets and used to participate at her collage site-Thanks for teaming up the alien spider with Itkupilli-works somehow

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  6. Love both your projects awesome work
    Hugs xxx

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  7. GORGEOUS - thank you so much for your kind words. :)

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  8. These are really fun! The skeleton sheep are hilarious and I love how you stenciled that bg! And that baby in the spider's carriage is so creepy! The nerve of it! I need to say that you do such awesome commenting and you do it every day - no wonder you're tired!

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  9. wow these are so awesome, love these!!!!! you rock

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  10. Great projects!
    Love the colors of your tag!
    Hugs,
    julia

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  11. Two gorgeous projects- love the green tones in that sassy Bo Peep and the way you used the images on the second..including that fabby monsta!

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  12. Hysterical image on your tag, just love it and your other one is oh so creepy and cool :0)

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  13. The first is adorable and the second is uber creepy! I love them both!

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  14. Wonderful tag, I think skeleton sheep totally count as Halloween :) Love your digi project too, awesome combination of images.

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  15. Both gorgeous projects, the tag is especially awesome though, love the vibrant colours, the background is gorgeous and the images are fab, love your colouring too
    Lindsay xx

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