10/27/14

2 Cute Ink - Apple Time

Hi friends - I hope you've had a great weekend! Our was...interesting. Let's just leave it at that. LOL

Welcome back to another super fun post and image from 2 Cute InkHeidi has the most adorable apple image - not just for Halloween - it can be used for anything; cover it in sprinkles, color it to match an apple pie, etc. - you name it. But I wanted to try this amazing recipe I found HERE; Heidi's apple spurred me on to do just that using a Halloween theme - as if the apples were dipped in caramel. Yeah, caramel and apples - you had me at YUM!!

I printed the images and cut them out with MFT's Blueprint Tags, then colored with Copics. I cut a black piece for the back side of the tag - to hide all that coloring; and of course, another spot to decorate! :D I added glossy accents to the top of the apple and a few sprinkles on each tag.
green apple and dipping 'sauce'

5 little tags

back of tags




I kept the tags pretty simple, adding googly eyes for fun. :D I sadly could not find any 1/2 pint jars, but these little containers worked just fine; wrapped it all up in some pretty packaging and ta-da, a tasty little treat for my coworkers. LOVE the heath bits on top of the layers of cream cheese and caramel - tasty!!

Thanks for popping in; be sure to check out what the rest of the design team has created!

Hugs,


WHAT'S IT TAKE?
Stamps: 2 Cute Ink Dipped Apple
Papers: Neenah 80 lb. white, DP by MME
Ink: NONE
Accessories: twine, MFT Bueprint Tags 1, Sharpie for doodling, googly eyes, cellophone bags from Wal-Mart

Challenges:
  Crafts Galore Encore Challenge Blog - Something Scary or Something Sweet
  Dream Valley - Halloween
  Creative Knockouts - Halloween
  Cure Card Thursday - Trick or Treat
  Creative Corner Challenges - Halloween
  Delicious Doodles - Halloween
  Craft for the Craic - suitable for a child
  Wags 'n Whiskers - Stripes (bag AND back of tags)
  Kitty Bee Designs - Aloha Friday Challenge, Halloweeen
  Pumpkin Spice - Harvest or Halloween

10 comments:

Creative M said...

Super Duper cute!!
Have a wonderful day,
Migdalia
*Crafting With Creative M*

Barb said...

Absolutely adorable and a great idea. Thanks for sharing with us at the Wags 'n Whiskers challenge. Barb

Monika Reeck said...

Hi Michelle I love the way you colored the apple and the green area what a cute tag you made..I love love the design...I just join to the 2 Cute Ink challenge but I dont have an apple images also I made a ghost card...hope you like to visiting me back..lovely DT card..hugs, Monika

MagsB said...

Oh Michele, what delicious tags! So perfect for Halloween! Thanks for joining in at Dream Valley!

love Mags B x

Barb said...

This is just fabulous, great idea too, love the eyes on the apple. Thanks for sharing with us at the Wags 'n Whiskers challenge. Barb

Linda said...

Hi!
Nice tags.
They make me hungry for sweets ;)
They look nice with the back in designpaper which suits the theme extra perfect :)
Have yourselfs a happy halloween
Thanks for sharing these tags with us over at CCC.
Linda DT-CCC

Daria said...

What a smart idea! Cute tags! Thank you for joining the Crafts Galore Encore Challenge "Trick or Treat? Something Scary or Something Sweet?". Hope to see you again! Good luck!

Daria

Wendy Nicola Jackson said...

Love those tags!!! Well done! Thanks for entering our 'Halloween Challenge' at Dream Valley this fortnight. We look forward to seeing more of your lovely creativity in future challenges. Hugs, Wends x Dream Valley DT

Sylvie Sims said...

fabulous tags, love the color combinations. Thank you for joining us for this months challenge. Sylvie, Craft for the Craic DT

TRACEY MO said...

Great halloween tags

Thanks for joining us at kittybees

Tracey dt