Monday, September 14, 2015

Blood Moon

Hello All!

Well oops I missed the CAS-ology challenge for moon. But I just couldn't resist making this as soon as inspiration hit. I was watching television last night when I saw a massive moon rise over a cluster of pine trees.. That's it!!

Okay now I had the idea but lets take it a bit further and make it a blood moon! What on earth is a blood moon? Click here for a short video on what a blood moon is. I am certified space nut and I love it!! The mysteries of the Universe never ever bore me! I could watch space shows for eternity.. (get it! okay bad joke).

Now that I am back down to earth here is my card for tonight.

Card is 5.5" x 4"
I wanted it to look like a panorama picture
Gigantic blood moon for Halloween!
Detail showing the understated sentiment.
I thought this card would be great for the Halloween season.. It was actually very simple to make. First I die cut a circle and masked of the moon and the ground line and sponged the sky. Using the negative space of the circle die cut I started to sponge the moon. Took the mask off the ground line and stamped the tree line and sponged the rest black. Finally stamped the sentiment. Easy to make but WOW how effective and bold!! And well..... spooky.

I would like to submit this card to the following blogs:
Addicted to Stamps: Challenge #161- Anything Goes
Sweet Stampin' Challenge Blog: Make a Scene
Simon Says Wednesday Challenge Blog: Use a Stamp
TIME OUT Challenge Blog: Challenge #39- Make Your Mark

GRAB OUR BADGE!   Photobucket   TIME OUT Challenges    Simon Wednesday Challenge Blog

Well that is all for me tonight I hope you have a great day and I want to thank you so much for taking time out of your busy day to be with me. I really do appreciate it!! If you want to leave a comment that would be great as well. Take care all and see you soon!

All the Best,
Shawna

10 comments:

Melissa said...

Shawna, the detail on that blood moon is amazing!!! I'm sitting here in awe! So sorry you missed the deadline for CASology, but thank you so much for sharing a link to your card! W.O.W!!! :)

Dawn Turley said...

A stunner Shawna. Just fabulous card.

Heather said...

A beautiful card Shawna, a fabulous scene and so brilliantly coloured - I love the colouring of the gorgeous moon!!

hugs
Heather xx
Thanks so much for joining us with Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge.

Lilian YF said...

Beautiful moon!
Thank you for joining us at ATSM!
Lilian
The Leaf Studio

Gerrina said...

You really nailed what you wanted with this card! It looks so beautiful. Thank you for taking the TIME OUT and join us!

mixamatoasties said...

Great card.

Thanks for sharing at Sweet Stampin'.

Susan

Maarit at Violets Corner said...

Fabulous Blood Moon scene with lovely use of the inks! Thank you for sharing with Sweet Stampin'. Enjoy your Friday evening!

Love and hugs
Maarit

Sammy said...

Oh wow, this is just beautiful! Thank you for joining us at Sweet Stampin' this week. Sammy-x

Monika Reeck said...

too adorable MOON scene you made dear
and no doubt it is a winner or top 3 at Sweet Stampin' challenge
your talented show how you made this lovely moon
I try to do catch up but now I run to my table to make a card
hugs, Monika (the challenge will be closed in 2 hours at color throwdown ooh nooooo :) )

Monika Reeck said...

Shawna I just made it ..if you look at the challenge gallery I have made it and the challenge now only 1 hours ahead...love so much that color combo...thats why I will cry if I dont join (smile)

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