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« on: October 22, 2012 10:10:07 AM »

So last week I became the proud owner of a Big Shot diecutting machine (I am hooked Smiley). Yesterday I decided to make a few Halloween-themed cabinet cards. I used the Tim Holtz alterations cabinet card-die for the cards background (my favourite die so far!), and several Tim Holtz Halloween-themed dies plus a sizzlit swirl-die that came with my machine. Instead of gluing the die cuts on the cards I decided to paint around them with silver acrylic paint and then removing them, for a silhouette-effect. I then inked the edges of the cards. I will send a few of these out to friends, the rest I will display in my house.
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« Reply #1 on: October 22, 2012 01:21:49 PM »

They are pretty cool! I loved that you painted the cards, gives a very interesting effect! Nice job Smiley
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« Reply #2 on: October 22, 2012 01:46:54 PM »

I like them! Very spooky! Your friends will be happy scared to receive them!
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« Reply #3 on: November 02, 2012 02:03:12 PM »

I think they are great. My favorite one is the crow. Inking the edges really sets them off and I like how you used the paint. I use my dies a lot when making cards.
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