Saturday, October 5, 2019

Jack O'Lantern People

It's World Cardmaking Day. Since it's October, I'll likely be celebrating Halloween most of the month!

Don't you love the great costumes on Stampendous' super-cute new Pumpkin People? This clear stamp set also comes with a skeleton dog and a skeleton cat! Such fun!

Supplies Used:
Stampendous Supplies Used:
Pumpkin People Perfectly Clear™ Stamp Set
Tuxedo Black Memento™ Ink by Tsukineko®
Nocturne VersaFine Clair™ Ink by Tsukineko®

Other Supplies Used:
Solar White Classic Crest® Cardstock by Neenah Papers
Grey Cardstock by Bazzill Basics Paper®
Pumpkin Party 6x6 Patterned Paper Pad by Doodlebug Designs Inc.™
Dot-Stripe Rainbow Petite Prints 6x6 Patterned Paper Pad by Doodlebug Designs Inc.™
Copic® Markers:
   Pumpkin Heads and hands: YR04, YR07, YR18, YG13, YG25, BG32, BG45
   Outfits: V09, V17, N4, N6, N8 BG45, BG49, BG57, E37
   Cat: C4, C6, C7
   Skellie Dog: T00, T0, T1, T3
   Background: Y32, Y35
   Ground: Oops. Forgot to record markers used. Sorry!
Jumbo Fishtail Banner Flags Stax Dies by Die-namics
Tim Holtz® Black Soot Distress® Ink by Ranger Industries
Stamp Positioner
Eclipse Tape by Judikins

  1. Cut a piece of grey 12x12 cardstock in half, score, and fold to create a 6x6 carad.
  2. Cut the house-patterned paper from the Pumpkin Party pad to 5.75" square and edge with Black Soot Distress ink.
  3. Position the Pumpkin Couple image side down onto the base of the stamping platform. Press the lid into the stamps and lift lid.
  4. Use magnets to secure a piece of cardstock to the stamping platform.
  5. Ink the stamps with Memento ink and stamp the image. Re-ink the stamp and re-stamp if necessary.
  6. Stamp the feet and legs of the male pumpkin person onto Eclipse Tape, fussy-cut, and adhere over its counterpart on the image panel
  7. Use an acrylic block to stamp the skeleton dog. 
  8. Remove the mask and color the image with Copic markers.
  9. Trim image panel and edge with Black Soot Distress inks.
  10. Cut a piece of striped patterned paper 1/4" larger than the image panel. Edge with a YR04 Copic marker.
  11. Using one of the dies from the die set, die-cut purple polka-dotted patterned paper. 
  12. Cut the die-cut in half and edge with Black Soot Distress ink.
  13. Use VersaFine Clair ink to stamp the sentiments as shown.
  14. Adhere the banners and the image panel to the card front, edge with Black Soot Distress ink. and adhere to the card.
Thanks for visiting today!


  1. This is so fun, Kathi! You've done an amazing job coloring the Pumpkin People! Thanks for sharing for World Card Making Day!!

  2. Adorable Halloween card!
    Thanks for sharing...