Whew! That’s one heck of a title! Well, this is going to be one heck of a post!!! Not only do I have an “insane” (get it???) new release from StampInsanity to share with you, but we having a revamped Design Team! If that’s not enough, I have TWO projects to share with you for Day 7 of 31 Days of Halloween! So, let’s get this party started!First, I would like to give a HUGE welcome to our new Design Team members! We have several new Groovy Gurlz, and they all rawk! We’ll be doing things a little differently from week to week now over at The Asylum. we now have 2 Wards. 2 different groups of DT members. The Wards will be taking turns with each of the challenges, but since it’s a new release day, both Wards are banding together for one huge hop! So please try to visit everyone and show them some love!Second, let’s chat about this week’s awesome challenge! It is to: “Trick-it or Treat-it” – (like “Naughty or Nice”) Have fun with either ‘trick-ing’ or ‘treat-ing’ your projects with using any of your favorite techniques or a Halloween theme, etc… I loved this one so much, I made 2 projects! One Naughty and one Nice!But before I share my cards with you…let’s take a look at the brand spankin’ new release that is available starting today in the StampInsanity shop! Meet the Devil Dolls! This is officially one of my favorite sets from StampInsanity! All of the Dolls are awesome! So now let me share with you my 2 versions of Kassandra the Witch. This is my naughty version of Kassandra. She’s a little dark and devious. She wants to scare you. And her clothes her a little skimpier than “Nice Kassandra.” I gave her a sort of Princess Leia look. Check out the close up. You’ll see the difference when you check out a close up of Nice Kassandra. I used some embossing powder to add a little bit of metallic and texture. And did you see the bats? Remember the blood splatter on my zombie box? I had used those Martha Stewart cupcake stencils for that. Same with the bats! I used chalk to color them in, since I had gotten such a great response to the chalk in my Dance with the Devil card. I am so glad I got those stencils! Now for Nice Kassandra! She doesn’t want to frighten you. She’s just out for a ride on her broomstick! As you can see, I kept the layout the same for both cards. Which not only made my life easier, but it added to the Naught/Nice thing too! See the difference in her clothes? I colored in the skirt on this version, whereas in the Naught version, I left her upper thigh exposed. I used a pink glitter embossing powder for this card. It makes Nice Kassandra even sweeter! You can click on any of my photos to see them bigger. So? Which would YOU be? Naughty or Nice??? It’s your turn to play! Well, almost. First, please go and visit all of the fabulous Groovy Gurlz! Here’s the list! Remember, the full list will always be posted on my sidebar too!Ward 1Juanita Lynx (Blackdragon)Sugar JaneMargie (DTC) KapreeWendyDawnWard 2JacquieAlison (that’s me!) SusanErica Rosalien Chelsea JulesDon’t forget to also visit the Wicked Blogs! Have an inspiring day!!!PS: There is a hidden image somewhere today in one of the Wicked Blogs (check my sidebar!). You could win your choice of one of Strange Skin’s new Monster Buffs digis! Challenges:One Stitch at a Time: SpookyThe Crafty Pad: SpookyI Did It Creations: SpookyPollycraft: Anything GoesLexi’s Creations: SpookyKarber Monthly Challenge: FantasyMacabre Mondays: Dastardly Delicious Doodles
AnItA mArIe says
wow girl your cards rock i totally love them stamps …hugz Anita
I love nice Kassandra's colors!!! But naughty Kassandra has to be my fav!!! I love how she looks like she's sitting on the boo paper!! She just rocks. PERIOD! Awesome work as usual!! Bitchin'!!
wow, i love how you did it two ways!!!! wonderful job!!!!
Adorable hun! Love the naughty and nice versions! 😀 Hope you are doing well, I miss you!!
margie c says
Wow! They're both stunning, Alison! Sweet Kassandra is so pretty in pink! but Naughty Kassandra doesn't play nice and certainly takes center stage! Love her outfit! Great coloring and embossing too! Perfect 🙂
Naughty or Nice she is gorgeous. Congrats on the DT.
I love these cards I think its such a great idea I must try it myself!
Lovin' the two faces of Kassandra! She rocks! xxD
I love how different they look! can't say which is my fav..they both are!
Susan's crafty chaos says
Oh Kassandra looks fab both ways, but I have to admit that Naughty is my favourite, lol, purple and green together just ROCKS 😀
She's naughty and nice all right. So glad you pointed out the difference – helps to see different alternatives for a single stamp. I love naughty better 😉
Very nice. I love your two takes on the image/challenge. Awesome!
They both look fab, I prefer naughty but nice rocks too (and I'll bet she can cause trouble enough)
Alison these are 2 great cards, love naughty Kassandra and thinks she resembles you with the red streaks in the front of her hair, lol. I love the way you think outside of the box with all your creations.
These are both so awesome!! I love the texture you put into the coloring – it's amazing! (jealous!) I can't pick a fave – the nice Kass is cool because she's got the devilish glint in her yey, but the soft colored clothing… but naughty Kass just rocks… both awesome! 🙂
Fantastic love it
Luv Jane xxx
I'm really loving your bright green and purple color combos!!! Great!
thanks for the sweet comment! and the funny thing is I copy and pasted the skulls from YOUR blog, I just changed the names and added the links…I have no idea how I got rid of the boxes…I'm glad it worked sorry I don't know how…
Croms' Cubby Hole says
A right Jekyll and Hyde thing going on here. Love the 2 sides to the same Kassandra
Berenice R. says
Nice cards! Thanks for playing the Monthly Karber Challenge 🙂
Two amazing cards! Like the red hi-lights in her hair on the naughty card and the pink makes the nice sweet!
Love the use of different colors for Halloween. These little Devil Dolls are sure adorable. Great cards. Thanks for joining us at I Did It Creations.
Now aren't those just awesome! Look at you, you multitasker you!!! That is great!
Paddington fan says
Fantastic Halloween projects – I love them both!! Thanks for joining us at Lexi's Creations and at OSAAT and good luck, love Jacky x
Two spookily cute cards!
Thanks for joining us at One Stitch at a Time this week.
Very nice, lovely stamp, I like her and your colouring is beautiful. Thank you for joining us at OSAAT this week and good luck xxx
Susan's crafty chaos says
LOL, I got so excited commenting on the Stamp Insanity DT bit that I completely missed the fact you've entered this into the HDH challenge as well. How rude of me! Lol, I still love both pieces, I still love the naughty one best, and thanks for joining us again over at HDH! 😛
Wow – fab cards. Thanks for joining us at Lexi's Creations this week.
Your colouring is fantastic, love your blogger design too, thanks for joining us at Lexi's Creations, we hope to see you back for our next challenge!
Woo this are gorgeous it's amazing how different the images look in the different colour tones (but equally lovely).
Thanks for joining us at Lexi's Creations & Good Luck!