Monday, August 26, 2013

Frankentreats, Anything But A Card Monday

I've had this tube for quite sometime now just waiting for the right project to come along.  It was some kind of mailer but today it became a Frankentreat for Halloween.  All it needed was a cool holder!

 I began with a sheet of 8 1/2 x 8 1/4 inch  card stock.  Starting with my 8 1/4 inch length, I made a score line at 2 inches, 6 1/2 inches.  I then turned my paper and made a score line at 4 1/2 inches and 6 1/2 inches.  
For the insert, I started with  a piece of card stock measuring 3 1/2 x 6 inches and scored 3/4's of an inch on all sides. I then used a circle punch slightly smaller than the dimension of my test tube and punched a hole in the middle of the insert.  I then made small cuts to the inside of the circle.

(See diagram below project for cut aways) 

Now to add my image.  I chose to feature two Bugaboo images on this project.  Halloween Window- Frankenstein and the Frankenstein image from Mini Set-Halloween Blocks.  A few glittered bats, some ribbon and washi tape and my Frankentreat was complete,  all it needed was some chocolate.  Dark chocolate!  Wahahaha!!!!

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KarinsArtScrap said...

Great project beautiful done.
Thanks for join us at Digistamp4Joy.

Greetings karin DT member

Barbara Bruder said...

What a super project."Frankie" is really cute. Thanks for joining us at the Craft-Dee BowZ challenge this month. Hugs, Barbara {personal blog - Art and Soul Creations}

Céline said...

really cute, love the idea
thanks for playing with us at crafty sentiments

Isobel said...

Great card thanks for joining in at the Crafters Cafevand good luck x

Unknown said...

This is simply adorable! I love the colours and how you coloured the images. Thanks for joining us at the Crafter's Cafe Challenge & Good Luck!

loz said...

Fantastic project Becky. I saw this on MIM..Loz

Bev said...

What a brilliant idea! Many thanks for joining in with us over at polkadoodles.

Sandy said...

Looks fabulous. A clever recycled project and love the holder you made for your treats too. Great images. Thanks for sharing your creativity with Make It Monday this week.

Jackie C said...

This is such fun, fab!! Love it. Thank you for joining us this time. Jackie DT Member

Kim said...

great spooky treat. Thanks for joining us at Polkadoodles. Kim x

Shea said...

Oh how CUTE! Thanks for playing along at CI Paints!


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