Saturday, October 12, 2013

An Inspiration Mask! and a Couple of Halloween Greetings

The Robin's Nest is having a Masquerade Contest!!! 
October 15 - November 15
Hope you join us...
here is my inspiration piece!

My paper mask is made with The Robin's Nest products:

Here is a close up of the left eye, you can see the lashes are raised. 

The right is embellished with random green, purple and blue Dew Drop Diamond Shapes.

The Dew Drop Diamond Shapes were a perfect fit for the beak on this pattern template.

The mask is ready to wear, just add ribbon.!

For a template I searched the web... there are a lot of mask templates to choose from. I found this one at SkipToMyLou


  1. Supplies: paper, chenille pipe cleaner, blue ink and glue stick.
  2. Cut two pieces of 6 x 2 inch pieces of cardstock.
  3. Apply glue stick to the back of both pieces of cardstock. 
  4. Put a 4 inch chenille pipe cleaner in the middle of one piece of cardstock. 
  5. Press the other piece of cardstock over the chenille pipe cleaner.
  6. Cut in the shape of a feather 
  7. Cut the fringe of the feather, being careful not to cut through the chenille pipe cleaner. 
  8. From the base of the feather lightly ink.
  9. Attach to your mask with quick dry glue 
  10. Once dry arrange the feathers

Details for the contest HERE!!!


Finally I have a couple of Halloween Greeting Cards made with papers from  The Robin's Nest  and  stamps from SinCity Stamps the images on both cards are from the Halloween Takes Flight Plate.
Halloween Glitter Stripe (Back side to frame image)

Halloween Glitter Stripe (Back side for background)


Be sure to check The Robin's Nest on-line store
For the Deal of the the Day
Sale of the Week

Make sure your little munchkins can see through their masks!!!
HAVE a fun and SAFE Halloween!


Camille Short said...

The mask is so beautiful - amazing!!!!

Robin Horasanian said...

I love masks. Several years ago I made cards using a mask template so I'm looking forward to getting it back out again.

Tonya said...

Absolutely stunning!!! Love the detail in the mask!!! The card is super cute too! :-)

The Robins Nest OCrowley said...

Fabulous inspiration!! great job!!

Robin O'Crowley said...

Great mask! You are an inspiration, love the cards too!

Barbara Rankin said...

Your mask is wonderful, and the cards are adorable. TFS

Lastochka said...

all the projects are adorable!

Bev said...

great projects.. cute mask.. fun bright and love the turquoise.

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