Thursday, September 23, 2010

Hallowe'en in Wonderland card

Hi everyone!

I haven't been feeling very "creative" lately. But I exchanged a few messages with a fellow YouTuber recently and had offered to send off some goodies... and you can't send off goodies without a little hand-made "something." So I decided to clear off the cob-webs from my scrapdesk and create a card. :-) I first want to say how inspired I am by many of you out there in YouTube and Blogger-land and it brings joy to my heart knowing what a caring and tight-knit community of scrappers we have out there. So thank you, each of you, for bringing that little "something" to my day when you comment, send me a message or just share your creativity on YT and blogger. :-) That said, let's move on to the card! :-)

I made this card using 120lb kraft cardstock, G45's Hallowe'en in Wonderland paper collection, flowers from, Tim Holz hardware from his Idealogy line, Prima Say it in Pearls bling and GORGEOUS lace/sequin from A Treasure's Nest. Hope you like it and thanks for stopping by!



Tfriday said...

Hey Arlene, my goodness I just love your card. Love that new trim too. It's simply beautiful. TFS!!


TOTALLY AMAZING!!!!!! I love everything about this card Ar....your work is FABULOUS girl :)

♥, T

Milamemories said...

Arlene, you are seriously amazing and the most talented person i know, you inspire me so much with all of your creations, i have learned so much from you and your vids. Thank you so much for everything from the bottom of my heart, I hope you get your mojo back.



TwoHeartsPath said...

Arlene, I Love this Card!! IT is Fabulous!!! G45 is such a Great Line, and the Roses, Feathers and Pearls just add to the fun!! Love it!!

My Time Scrapper said...

Arlene - this card is absolutely BEAUTIFUL!!! I rush home from work everyday to see if there is a new post on your blog! You are so talented and I wanted to say thanks for sharing with all of us! Nicki

...Tara... said...

This card is STUNNING!!! Your work is always beautiful!!

Anonymous said...

Love love love it. Thanks so much for taking time to share with us. You are very much appreciated!!!

~* steph :) *~ said...

gorgeous card, ar! love the pearls and the pretty trim and roses! thanks for sharing and hope all is well! have a great friday and weekend! *hugs* steph :)

Queena said...

Hi Arlene, love LOVE the card! As always, thank you for sharing. :)

Susan Payton said...

Just blogging around this afternoon and found your blog..What wonderful creativity and imaginiation and talent you have. That care is absolutley amazing. Every blog I visit, is so much fun, for they are all a little bit different in their own way and very unique in their own right. It's such a pleasure to go blogging. Thank you for letting me visit.

Cindy said...

You sure do a fantastic job when you are not feeling creative! :-) Love the card! I am trying to figure out what I am going to do on my Christmas Cards, I want to use what I have already and not make it bulky so I don't have to use more than one stamp. Pretty tough for me, I want to use flowers!!! :-)

Nadia's World said...

Hi Arlene,

Is it possible to miss someone you don't even know? LOL!

Not really into Halloween, but I must say your card is absolutely beautiful! I agree with your other posters, you are one of the most talented crafters out there and I have learned so much from you. You are truly inspiring and I hope that you are enjoying your time off from crafting but also that you do get your mojo back soon....ok, I am being selfish. :) I do miss your posts but you do have plenty out there to continue inspiring us for many months to come.

Thank you for all that you do.

Nicole @
Nadia's World

Ruth said...


You are so creative. I have learned and been inspired from your videos for a year now. Thank you so much for sharing your talent with us!
Take care

Michelle said...

Like it...are you nuts. We LOVE it!
You're talent is amazing. Thank you so much for sharing with us.

Anonymous said...

Gorgeous project!!!! glad i found ur blog. Just became a follower. Im still new but id love u to check me out xxxx

Marla said...

Great cards Arlene - I love the black bling, roses and trim!!

jen said...

Your work is is incredible....
And your craftroom ROCKS!!
I will be backing checking out your awesome projects!

Bobbie Lynn said...

All your cards are a little pieces of art work. Thanks for sharing.
Bobbie Lynn

Unknown said...

Oooh this is beautiful, love it x

Leonie Castro said...

Hi Arlene,
Wanted to send you a mini page. I've been thinking of you and Bona almost everyday and how much you both have inspired me to do better things. I love how you create wonderful things out of trims, blings and paper. Wish I had room for all of those swaps I have received.
Please say hi to Bona. I am praying for her and hoping all is getting better. I felt very very sad for her situation and I can relate in so many levels. My hubby wants me to curtail my time on YT.
Hope all is well with you and your family. Again thanks for all the inspirations you have given me.
With much love and appreciation,

arubberstamper said...

Hi Arlene,
Just wanted to say that I've been watching your YouTube videos. I love your work and love your blog. I just started a blog and have so much to learn. I've been stamping and crafting for 27 years now and there is always something new to learn.

KraftyBuns said...

I love this paper!! *jealous* :) your cards are too darn cute!