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Saturday, 20 October 2018

The Raven Poe Poem



Here is an offering from The Dark Side.
This was inspired by an freebie image provided on Ikes World challenge - Edgar Allan Poe - thanks Suzy!

For the background I inked the poem, swiped it with Distress inks, sprayed it with black and copper, stamped a blot, misted it with water and blotted it,  ...  oh yes this was fun.
The image is cut and coloured with Copics and then lightly sponged with watered down distress ink.  I did cut off the bottom of the pedestal Because I like this shape better.

Image: Ikes World
Black spray: DecoArt
Copper spray: Perfect Pearls Mister
Stamp: Kaisercraft
Distress inks



Shared on challenges:
ikesworld-challenges-113-oct-POE-ber
thecraftyaddicts-53-AG-spook it up
a2z-scrapbooking-october-frightfully fun
creativeknockouts-268-halloween-or-blk-purp-org-grn
colourcrazy-42-anything-goes-colouring
pammiesinkypinkies-1841
craftingbydesigns-boo-scare-me-challenge
sheepski-designs-19-fantasy-and-or-wings

14 comments:

Borqna said...

That's exactly what I was waiting for!
Congratilations!
Thank you for coming along to play at IKEsWORLD Challenges.
Hugs,

Borqna

kiwimeskreations said...

What a great result Carol - your certainly had fin with this one!
Blessings
Maxine

ike said...

AWESOME ! Such a lovely dark brooding background and super POE colouring :-) Thank you for using one of my images and for coming to play at IKEsWORLD Challenges.
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IKE

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Wendy said...

OOOO! I love the creepy coolness of your background and the image is so wonderfully weird for it!!! Love the dark vibe of the whole project!! Thanks so much for sharing this with all of us at PIP Challenges!!!
Wendy PIP DT
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Cindy C. said...

Yikes!! Spooky indeed. Thanks for playing along with us at a2z.

crafty-stamper said...

Great freebie and fabulous background and it certainly sounds as though you did enjoy the spraying and inking
Carol x

Aimeslee Winans said...

So very dark side and Poe-grungy! Nice job, xoxo

D.L. Walls said...

Edgar Allen Poe just says Halloween to me! Thanks for joining the challenge at Creative Knockouts and we hope to see you again soon. Donna - DT Member

Sall said...

the project is great but wow do I love that background. Thank you for partaking at Ike's world challenges

Tammy L said...

Ohhhh I like this! I love that you colored it with copics and then went over it with the water downed ink as well...that is a great layer of texture. Just a fabulous card! Thanks for sharing with us at Color Crazy this week and hope to see you again.
Tammy DT

Karen L K said...

So interesting with all the layers and the images you used. Thanks for joining in over at a2z Scrapbooking.

Julie Odil said...

I love Poe's The Raven. Great card! Thanks for joining us this month at SheepSki Designs for our Fantasy/Wings Challenge. Julie, DT member

Arlene said...

Ooh, Spooky!

So glad you joined us at A2Z Scrapbooking.

Maria Nicotra Tinyworks said...

Thank you for joining us at challenge The Crafty Addicts
DT Maria