Creepy Treats | Paint Color Trends Challenge

Just wanted to pop in and share a little Halloween treat bag I designed for Embellish’s Paint Color Trends Challenge. I was totally inspired by Charlene’s Halloween theme choice and went that route too. Thanks, Char for being an inspiring source just when I needed it! These colors are super fun to work with. I have to remind myself at times to relax and just create and it will all come together…well not all because the first card is in the trash.

I stamped the front of the kraft bag from the Plaid Barn with Making Memories black acrylic paint using DeNami Design’s medium polka dot rubber stamp. I really like using rubber stamps when stamping with paint because the impression and clean up just seems a bit easier for me. I really love the inconsistency you get when stamping with paint.

For the focal point, I stamped the webs with soft stone ink on soft stone cardstock. I also stamped the sentiments around the sides and bottom center using true black ink. I matted the stamped cardstock onto true black cardstock. Next, I die cut a 2.5″ Limitless Layers: Circle from kraft cardstock and stamped a decorative component from Spooky Sweets stamp set. To finish it off I added a stamped witch die cut. I love how this stamped piece looks like a real label…just with a few stamps!

I added some green chevron twill tape by May Arts and was all done!

**All products can be found at Papertrey Ink, unless otherwise noted.**

And here is the inspirational graphic for everyone to enjoy and create. Need more ideas? Check out what the team has made!

Charlene Austin
Cristina Kowalczyk
Mariana Grigsby
Sarah Martina
Tina Fussell
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  • jan m - Your treat bags is just my style! Love the green for Halloween, polka dots and kraft, treat bags, witches….ReplyCancel

  • June K. - I love your Creepy Treat bag. Such a pretty decorated bag.ReplyCancel

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