Steampunk Alice Halloween Card with Halloween in Wonderland

Steampunk Alice Halloween Card for Frilly and Funky Vintage Halloween Challenge

Hello, Friends!  What happens when you combine Graphic 45 Halloween in Wonderland with a little steampunk vibe?  You  get a super fun  Steampunk Alice Card  which is just the ticket for the new challenge over at the Frilly and Funkie Blog.  Zoe is our hostess this round, and the theme is Vintage Halloween.  Here are Zoe’s guidelines for the challenge:

With Halloween just around the corner, it’s time to get your witches hats on and create a project of your choice in a vintage style with a Halloween theme.

Steampunk Alice!

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How fun is this?  The size of this card is huge because I fussy cut the focal image from the 12×12 Deluxe Collector’s Edition.  Standing 8.25″ tall, it has a cutaway front and is loaded with steampunk goodness.

steampunk-alice-halloween-in-wonderland-by-kathy-clement-for-frilly-and-funkie-product-by-graphic-45-photo-2Petaloo flowers were dressed up with ribbon, paper shavings, chipboard tags and a Tim Holtz Plaquette.

steampunk-alice-halloween-in-wonderland-by-kathy-clement-for-frilly-and-funkie-product-by-graphic-45-photo-3These wonderful Steampunk Gadgets are from The Funkie Junkie Boutique.  Aren’t they awesome?  I tapped them with Shaded Lilac and Shabby Shutters Distress Paint then added that fun spider web and skull charm, also from the shop.

steampunk-alice-halloween-in-wonderland-by-kathy-clement-for-frilly-and-funkie-product-by-graphic-45-photo-4Steampunk Alice is standing in the pumpkin patch along with the Cheshire Cat.  I used my spatter brush and some diluted white acrylic paint to add a little more texture to the composition.

steampunk-alice-halloween-in-wonderland-by-kathy-clement-for-frilly-and-funkie-product-by-graphic-45-photo-5A Halloween sky was created by adding stenciled stars and a little mica spray. This added lots of depth to the image.

steampunk-alice-halloween-in-wonderland-by-kathy-clement-for-frilly-and-funkie-product-by-graphic-45-photo-6Pockets of goodness line the inside of the card.  I mean, really, it’s Halloween so you have to have some treats, right?

steampunk-alice-halloween-in-wonderland-by-kathy-clement-for-frilly-and-funkie-product-by-graphic-45-photo-7Ephemera cards, chocolate, and a tea bag are tucked into a pocket made from a journaling tag. Small photos can be added to the back of each card.

steampunk-alice-halloween-in-wonderland-by-kathy-clement-for-frilly-and-funkie-product-by-graphic-45-photo-8Photo mounts fill the right hand pocket.  Each one contains opens to reveal room for 2 large photos inside, and one on the back.  Even though this is a card, it could easily serve as Halloween decor and a place to save photos from Halloween parties.

Come Play with Us!

Now it’s YOUR turn!  Create your own vintage Halloween treat and link it up over at the Frilly and Funkie Challenge blog before midnight, November 1st.

The team will choose their top four picks with the winner being invited to join us in a Guest DT spot at Frilly and Funkie and the next three will receive badges to display on their blogs. Everyone who enters and follows the rules will be entered into the draw to have the chance to win a $25 spending spree at The Funkie Junkie Boutique.

I can’t wait to see what you make!

Thanks for stopping by!

Cheerio,

kathy

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10 thoughts on “Steampunk Alice Halloween Card with Halloween in Wonderland

  1. Pamellia

    What a wonderful Halloween card Kathy!! I just love your Alice and how genius of you to combine Halloween and steampunk! Fabulous combination that works so well with the colours and patterns you used! And as always, your attention to detail is mind blowing!! It’s great to be back out in blogland, I’ve missed your wonderful creations while I was gone. See you again soon. hugs 🙂

  2. stampersuzz

    I love Alice in Wonderland and purple halloween cards are my favorites. Beautifully designed and beautiful card!

  3. annettegreen264

    Wowzers! This is MORE than a card. Anyone would love to receive this amazing card filled with goodies. Love it!

  4. Cec

    Halloween and steampunk Kathy style – a marriage made in heaven. Love all the fantastic details with so many soft and hard elements that go so well together. The inside of your cards are always as wonderful as the outside and this one even has treats too.
    Hugs!
    Cec

  5. Joi@RR

    Love your steampunk Alice… it’s Halloween but it’s safely spooky!!!! You are so great at placing all the little bits and bobbles Kathy – it’s just so FUN. What a treat. Xj.

  6. Sara Emily Barker

    Wow, Kathy! You have made the most wonderful steampunky Halloween treat! All these details just keep me looking! I love the addition of the stenciled stars and of course your trademark surprises inside! Well done, and filled with magical spooky details! Big hugs!

  7. Anita Houston

    Yummy chocolate!!! Hello friend! Hope all is good! Gorgeous make and so FUN!!! LOVE the gears on front and then the yummy inside. This card is a wonderful TREAT!!!

  8. Jenny Marples

    Oh Kathy I LOVE it!!! Adding that steampunk twist with Alice to Halloween really makes this such fun and I adore how you’ve even added all those yummy treats inside for the super lucky recipient. Yet again you’ve weaved your creative magic xx

  9. Zoe Hillman

    Fabulous Kathy! I LOVE the Alice in Wonderland Halloween theme. Jam packed with treats and surprises for a lucky recipient. Thanks for casting your magic wand over this challenge. 😉

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