The gals from The Burtonesque Dolls, Simply Betty Stamps and Simply Betty Challenges blogs figured it was a good time to put together a blog hop of our very own:


This hop is ALLLLLLLLLLLLL about Betty and since October is Betty's favorite month (as it should be!) and there are sooooo many exciting things happening, why not do it just before?!!  This way we can get things warmed up for the whole October and Halloween theme.  Kinda like an appie!! 

And since Halloween is her favorite time of year you will be seeing mostly, if not all Halloween cards and we have used only Betty Emo's images.  

For my tribute to Betty, of course I HAD to use the Witchy Betty stamp!  After all, Betty just happens to be my Halloweenie Soul Sistah :)  I am sooooooo glad we found each other via the WWW.  She is just one of the sweetest gals around... pairing that with the fact that she has some sah-weet stamps & digis... and then throw the whole love-for-Halloween into the mix... how could I NOT dig this chick?!!  Thanks, B... thanks for asking me to be a part of your DT... thanks for your lovely comments... but most of all, thanks for your lovely self :)

Stamps:  Witch Betty (SBS), sentiment (retired TAC)
Paper:  Neenah white; DCWV green, Penelope, Kraft & black (TAC)
Ink:  Memento Tuxedo
Other:  Copic markers, PTI woodgrain texture plate, Tim Holtz edge die, black gem
And wouldn't you know that this card just so happens to also work for my HDH058 Magical Mayhem challenge!!  Yeay... I actually got to play along with my own challenge... 1st time in a long time!

Without further ado, let's check out some more inspiring and creative cards from all the ladies.  Please note because this is an appreciation blog hop there are no prizes.  It's just for fun but the ladies wouldn't mind some luvin' from you anyway!!

So LET'S GET HOPPING!!  Your first stop is Eulanda!!!  
Barb (this is me!)


Debbie Pamment said…
Love her green face - soo totally witching! Fabulous job!
CraftyMomOf3 said…
Barb...this just ROCKS!!!! I love witch Betty with her green face!!! I love the extra shading and detail that you added!!! I love the textured paper in the background as well as the die cut or border punch gorgeousness that you've got going on along the bottom!!!

Crafty Hugs!
Lol Barb, my other comment has vanished (:P) but I still love this. The link to Creepy's blog doesn't work though, I get a 403 Forbidden page instead. Just what is she doing in there :P
Crystal said…
I love the way you do the dots using the markers on your cards. I hope you don't mind me CASE-ing it once in a while..
Patricia Mae said…
Very cute Barb, I bet Betty will love this.
Angela said…
Love her dark chocolate looking hair!! Love the texture you added!! Betty will love this!!
Creepy Glowbugg said…
I LOVES me a green witch, and this is gorgeous! YOur colors are so vibrant and really pop! LOVE the Barbie dots!
Betty Boo! said…
That's right we are the Halloweenie Soul Sistahs! I knew you had to be a part of my word when I stumbled across your blog. I thought WOW now that is one awesome Halloween chick! You have been more than awesome! Your work amazes me and your friendship is even more wonderful than I can say.

Thank you so much for this Barb... it totally made my day! Betty looks just amazing, the card is just totally rocking and that sentiment made me giggle.

Catherine said…
Oooooooh! LOVE the green skin on Witchy Betty! So awesome! Your coloring on this is beyond fabulous, and I'm totally drooling over that TH edge die!

Hope to be back soon, my H'ween Goddess! I need my daily dose of macabre yumminess!

Anonymous said…
Nice card, love all the shading and the steam coming out of the cauldrin.
Lisa T said…
Awesome card! I love that Tim Holtz edge die. Very very cool!
Amy Kolling said…
Awesome coloring Barb!
Lisa Hjulberg said…
Barb, this is utterly fantastic! And, of course, her skin should be green! Which reminds me of one of my favorite plays ever...Wicked. Did you see it?

You and Betty are definitely kindred spirits. She loves me even though I'm not a macabre kinda gal. hee hee

~Lady B~ said…
Bewitching! Awesome coloring job!!! your work always amazes me!
love the way you've colored her face, just stunning, great card
the image is adorable
hugs angelique
FitterTwit said…
This is just soooooo awesome!
michelle said…
SO SO Sweet love it .
Devlin said…
Soooo stunning!
Love all of your creations though...
Nancy said…
I agree, this is super stunning...but your cards always are...and them there dots, well I just can't figure them make it look so easy the depth they always give your cards!!!! Hugs

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