TE & Tombow Halloween Hop

TETombowHopToday Taylored Expressions and Tombow are teaming up to bring you a fun Halloween Blog Hop and don’t you worry, it wouldn’t be a blog hop with out prizes so stay tuned!

Happy Halloween by Jen Shults

Project How To:

For my hop project I’ve combined Halloween Doodles from Taylored Expressions with Tombow’s Dual Brush Pen Markers Groovy Six pack. I started my project by stamping out the pumpkin on Choice Water Color Paper with Black Archival Ink that I heat set. I then used the markers from the Groovy set along with a Tombow Blender Pen (I LOVE that thing) to color and shade the pumpkin. I was VERY impressed with how well the markers layered and blended on the watercolor paper using the blender pen. It was very seamless and easy to apply and dried smooth. For circle element of my card I die cut the Spiderweb Cutting plate and then sponged through it onto a scrap of Choice Watercolor using Black Soot ink from Ranger, I then stamped the spider from Halloween Doodles on the web and drew in a little web string using a Stardust Gel Pen. The designer paper layers are from Doodlebug’s Halloween Parade 6×6 Paper Pad. The sentiment is stamped on Choice Kraft and die cut using Banner Stacklets 1. The background base is embossed with a Cuttlebug Script embossing folder. To finish off I added a few Doodlebug Sprinkles in Beetle Black as well as a bit of twine thread and distressing.

To glue my project together I used Tombow’s Mono Adhesive – Permanent. I really liked how quickly this helped me put my project together and how easy the applicator is to use. I used the Tombow Glue Stick to help tack down my project as I was arranging the pieces and use the Mono Adhesive to add stability after I had a layout I liked.


Giveaway Details!

To get you into the Halloween spirit, we’re giving away a fa-BOO-lous prize! To enter, leave a comment on each hop blog post and “Like” both TombowUSA and Taylored Expressions on Facebook.. One winner will be randomly chosen from all hop comments to win a prize package that includes a Tombow Permanent Adhesive Runner, a Tombow Dual Brush Pen Set of 6 Groovy, and a Taylored Expressions Halloween stamp set of winner’s choice! Comments close at 11:59 pm PST on Sunday, October 27, 2013.


Hop Link List:

Taylored Expressions Blog
Debbie Fisher
Shannon White
Melissa Cash
Charmaine Ikach
Jennie Garcia
Stephanie Kraft
Marie Browning
Jen Shults
Tombow USA

Thanks so much for stopping by!


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