Saturday, October 4, 2014

Happy Halloween!

This month is full of HAUNTINGLY SPOOKY projects and more. The Altered Pages Design Team has a bag full of tricks they are ready to share with you... be sure to check back each day and see what they create with our partner ArtAnthology's products!  Be sure to post a comment each day on the blog for a chance to win a prize package from ArtAnthology and

Altered Pages is also one of the 31 Days of Halloween blog hop sponsors. Our Design Team is participating in the hop... if you would like to hop along the blog roll is on the side bar! 

Welcome to Day 4 of the 31 Days of Halloween

Today I would like to share a cute little canvas art board with you.

Image from Altered Pages Collage Sheet: Antique Halloween
ArtAnthology Dimensional Acrylic Paints
ArtAnthology Bubble Stencil
Black Ink
Graveyard Black Cardstock
Canvas Art Board
Wink of Stella
Clear embossing powder
Stamp--Tricks and Treats
Tiny bats

First paint the art board with ArtAnthology Dimensional Acrylic Terra Cotta Paint, dry.  With ArtAnthology Bubble Stencil and a sponge dab ink on background. Heat emboss with clear embossing powder.  Use toilet paper roll to apply ArtAnthology Dimensional Acrylic Vegas Gold Paint!

At the last minute I added a few circles made with the bubble stencil and ArtAnthology Dimensional Acrylic Baby Blue Eyes Paint. Layer image on Graveyard Black Cardstock, attach gauze to back before attaching to the board with foam dots. Edge with Wink of Stella!

Stamp sentiment with Black Ink and layer on Graveyard Black Cardstock, adhere to art board.  Add a few little bats... for a spooky little wall hanging!

Thanks for stopping by~ Lyneen

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  1. Awesome canvas!! I love that vintage image - it's so cute! Excellent background, love the bubble stencil you've used! Mo x

  2. What a visual treat for the eyes! Love the color and texture!

  3. Very cute and very easy! So fun! Thank you, Lyneen!

  4. Love the layering and gauze and everything! Beautiful vintage looking pic! super job!

  5. So vintage. Love it all and I don't just say that it truly is wonderful

  6. You can never go wrong with a vintage image.
    I like how you tell you made decisions as you went along, as to what you would try or add.

  7. I love the combination of vintage pictures and modern texture. Truly inspiring and a lot of fun. :D

    1. She does have a great mix of old and new, I love it!

  8. Adorable canvas! Love the vintage vibe and the fab layered background. Great project! xxD

  9. Awesome canvas. I love the color of those paints, what a beautiful background you created.

  10. I can see that hanging on the wall to greet guests! What a sweet treat for the eyes!

  11. Love your canvas, image and background!

  12. Great canvas! Love all the textures from the paints and stencils. TFS

  13. What a clawesome canvas creation! So rich in texture and details! Great job Lyneen!

  14. What a cool little canvas! Love the use of the vintage Halloween image.

  15. Really wonderful canvas! Love the high tech circle stencil! Have to remember that one:) Vintage image looks so nice, love that creepy jack o lantern!~kim

  16. Super canvas. Love the background and what a cute image. Great job!

  17. This canvas is awesome. Love the colors.

  18. This made me smile... A brilliant canvas! An aged image with the bats and texture makes for a lovely spooky project.
    The Nanny x

  19. Aw what a cute image! I love the process you went through to get that awesome patterned background :)

  20. Great little project. Love the webbing and the bats.

  21. What a cool card! If I was him; I wouldn't be that close to that WIDE open pumpkin mouth!! To be cont...? Haha!

  22. You cannot have to much sparkle, even if it is Halloween. I love the technique for the spider webs!