Posts Tagged ‘invitations

You’re Invited

October 23, 2009

This is how the invitations finally turned out this year.  Spooky house picture printed on cardstock with the invitation details printed on vellum, and the song list printed on back of the house picture.  Husband made the song mix (below) and we topped off the CDs with some Martha Halloween stickers and tied a ribbon […]

2009 Invitations

September 16, 2009

Initially I wanted to make the skull paper mache heads and fill them with treats and inviation details, but after many years of craft-stress, my husband vetoed the idea.  Instead, he offered to pitch in on the project if we made Halloween CD invitations.  He’ll take care of the music mix, I’ll do the covers.  […]

Invitation idea

November 11, 2008

We make HOURS of scary music for the party each year (like 9 hours of music this year!), so why not turn this into mix CD invitations?  Scary cover, scary music.

Idea for Invitations

October 27, 2008

This could be really cool: for invitations.  Maybe made in the shape of a black cat head or, ooooh, a skull.

40 Apples in My Car

October 19, 2008

I have been driving around for the past month with apples in my car.  At night the apples come inside with me and spend the night in the oven at a low temperature.  I’m working day and night to dry apples, or more directly, to make dried apple head faces.  I carved the apples to look like tortured […]


October 14, 2008

Party invitations set the mood for the evening.  I begin researching in August each year for original ideas (I would never, ever send an evite for such an event!).  I would estimate that I experiment with at least three different invitation prototypes before finally settling on a final design.  I keep my prototypes for future use, […]