Monday, October 15, 2012

Welcome
 to the
 Scraps of Darkness
 Design Team Reveal Blog Hop


We are unveiling our 
October Kit
"Morticia's Wish"

We have two special guests joining us this month!
Carta Bella
Carta Bella is giving away an awesome prize!
Stop by their blog to see what it is!
Meet
our guest designer
Susan Longman

is giving away our fabulous October kit to one lucky winner!!!

All you have to do is become a follower of the Scraps of Darkness blog and follow and "like" us on Facebook. Visit each participating blog, become a follower of those blogs and leave a comment. When you have visited everyone return to the Scraps of Darkness blog and leave us a comment letting us know how much fun you had!

If you post about this blog hop on your own blog you will be entered into the drawing twice for an extra chance to win!

We are sure you will be inspired by our talented Design Team!
The October kit is our signature kit and you won't want to miss out on this one!

 Open to international entries

***You have until Wednesday 10/17  (9:00 am) pst to complete the hop.
The winner will be announced on the Scraps of Darkness blog on 10/18***
Be sure to check back to see if you have won!!!

If you arrived here from Susan Longmans blog
then you are on the right track!

**Now on to the reveal**

My first layout is based off our sketch!

This is my dear niece. I love to scrap her!
I did some fussy cutting on the papers and added some Dusty Attic. The flowers are the new Delicate Asters
from Heartfelt Creations.

The papers in this kit are gorgeous and make for a very elegant Halloween.

I painted the Dusty attic frame in black smooch then broke it up to make four corners. I use Black Puffs embossing powder on the Ravens.

This is a photo of my dear daughter. She always make a great scrap subject! I painted a Dusty Attic frame in gold acrylic then randomly embossed in gold embossing powder. The gorgeous butterfly was a treat to behold in our kits this month!

The beautiful large flower and small flowers were in the kit! Love!
I used the Sunflower stamps from Heartfelt Creations to make some of my own flowers. 

There is Mandy's pin peeking out of my flowers!

This is a photo of my little daughter sitting in a patch of pumpkins. I cut my photo in three. I also fussy cut one the papers featuring pumpkins.

I added some cheesecloth and sprayed with Dylusions inks in a purple tone.

I used one of the Dusty Attic trees and cut it up so I could have a piece on each side overlooking the patch. I used gesso and some perfect pearls and stickles in purple.

This project is an altered Laughing Cow cheese box. The witch is a graphic from "The Graphics Fairy" and the fence and pumpkins are Dusty Attic.
I used the Maya Road Wood trees in the kit and dabbed some distress stain on them.
The fence was covered in gesso then I stamped on it. The pumpkins were painted orange and stamped on as well. I lined the inside of the box with pattern paper and added the Graphic 45 keyhole and little doily punch.
This is the sideview. I used the pretty glitter MME papers and punched them. The scene is layered on the top of the box. 


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I hope you enjoyed my reveal!
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*Lisa Novogrodski* 
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22 comments:

langeatheart said...

Lisa I really like how you used this kit! It's funny how we all love to use our kids as subjects!

julie e said...

great projects!

reneabouquets said...

Lisa, I loved your feminine, gorgeous take on this kit! You are always such a girlie girl and I love your style!

lost coast scrapper said...

Lisa, I too loved how your feminine touch to the kit, love the close-ups to see the beautiful details of your work!!!

dtjag1 said...

Thanks for the opportunity to follow all of these great blogs!!!

Cindy Gay said...

I love the middle layout.

Pam said...

Loved that altered Laughing Cow cheese box ! What a great idea.

Kimberly said...

Beautiful projects! Thanks for the close ups.

Kathy Mosher said...

Miss Lisa you didn't disappoint us this month with your wonderful lo's and that little cheese box is so cute!! What a clever idea and sweet take on Halloween!! Thank you for sharing so much of yourself and your talent!

PamSpradlin said...

Your projects are stunning. I agree that the kit this month can be elegant for Halloween layouts. I love the idea of cutting a photo into 3 parts for a layout also. I will have to try that. Thank you also for explaining what did with each project.

Scrap2day said...

Wow oh wow oh wow! The pumpkin patch is just jaw dropping beautiful! Cutting the Dusty Attic Tree so you could use it on both side..so so creative! I'm going to remember that tip!
And..the laughing cow box..amazing!

Caryn S said...

Love what you did with the frames in your LO. I never seem to think of taking something apart for a project, I really should try that more often. The Laughing Cow altered box was a great idea.

JRABS -Jennifer Snyder said...

I am in love with all the chippies you used and how you applied them. Very cool. Also love your fun approach to the Halloween kit and the gorgeous pops of plurple in the pumpkin patch. a true inspiration as awlays

Beth said...

Love the Dusty Attic in your work. Two very different looks with one kit.........nice!

Willea said...

Wow, Lisa!!!! Stunning work with this amazing kit!

Lillian Child said...

Lisa, some really amazing design elements on these projects! You've got talent!!! I am now a follower of your delightful blog. So very nice to meet you!

Ava Gavloski said...

lisa, your projects have so much detail in them, my eye circle the layout many times and stop along the way so that i can lean into my computer screen for a good look.......lolololo great showcasing of the kit
ava g

Debbie said...

Gorgeous work!!!! love what you did with the laughing cow.....

Aunty Vera said...

Love your blog Lisa. Gorgeous Pumpkin Patch layout!!

Cathi ONeill said...

So many creative projects from this kit, love the pumpkin patch layout with the fussy cut pumpkins and the totally perfect vine punch...Love all your layouts, wonderful details to find everywhere!

MZule said...

I adore your pumpkin patch LO!

Monica said...

So super cool!!!

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