Fun Halloween Cardmaking Tutorial

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 Hello, friends! It’s Nancy here with a fun Halloween Cardmaking Tutorial!

This time I am sharing how I made two simple Halloween-themed cards,
using some great digital files from the shop. 

Here are my cards:

 
Fun Halloween Cardmaking Tutorial
 

Cute, right?

When you purchase a file from Printable Cuttable Creatables,
they come with many different options.

For example, the cute Cat in a Pumpkin File includes:

  • SVG file Assembled
  • SVG file Separated
  • PNG Clipart file in Four Image Variations

That means a lot of creative options with one file purchase!
So much fun!

Here’s how I made my cards:

I began with the Halloween Treats Digital Paper Pack.

These papers are sized to print out at 12 x 12 – but you can resize them.

When I print two on an 8 1/2 x 11 page, they come out as 5″ squares.

This makes them perfect for an A2 card.

Halloween Digital Paper Pack
 

I then chose my design files:

Halloween Cat in Pumpkin SVG File;

and 

Stacked Jack O Lanterns SVG File.

Using my Cricut Explore Air, and Cricut Design Space,

I sized both png files at 4 1/4″ tall.

I then used the print/cut option with my Cricut.

 
Halloween SVG Files
 

Here they are all cut out.

Cute Halloween SVG Cut Files
 

I then used some Distress Ink to ink around the edges of the cuts.

This covers up the white edges and also gives the flat cuts some extra dimension.

Halloween Cardmaking Tutorial
 

Then I went back to the printed papers.

I chose two cardstock colors that matched the papers.

I cut tent-fold A2 card bases, then cut my printed papers to fit the front.

(shown in left side photo)

That left me with a small strip of paper. 

I added that to the inside of the card.

(shown in right side photo)

Halloween Cardmaking Tutorial with Digital Paper

Here’s a closer look at each card:

I added the pumpkin image to the card front using foam tape.

I then added several matching sequins.

Cute Halloween Cardmaking Tutorial

I added the cat image to the card front using foam tape.

I applied glossy accents to the cat’s eyes to make them shine.

I also added a small ribbon bow.

Fun Halloween Cardmaking Tutorial

Two fun seasonal cards that were so much fun to make!

I hope you give it a try!

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Printable Cuttable Creatables Designs Used:

 Halloween Treats Digital Paper Pack;

Halloween Cat in Pumpkin SVG File;

Stacked Jack O Lanterns SVG File.

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Thanks for stopping by today!

I’ll be back soon with another fun project!

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Design Team - Nancy
Fun Halloween Cardmaking Tutorial

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