Inchie – tastic Halloween

190.1 halloween card, niki meiners, nikimeinersI am sure I have posted before that I love INCHIES.  I made this card last year and I liked it so much that I made several versions of it.  Sometimes the simplest designs are my favorite.  My grandmother always told me less is more.  Thinking back on my favorite designs she is absolutely correct.  My scoring board has become one of my favorite tools.  The simple lines used to highlight the set of images is so subtle yet it adds the most impact.  It is a silent accent that speaks volumes.  What are you favorite tools?

I used Clearsnap Ink, Prism Cardstock, Dove Blender pen, Aleene’s Original Tacky Glue and Aleene’s Paper Glaze.

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About nikimeiners

Friend, Wife, Mom and an all around crafty old soul. Artist, Writer, Creative Director and Style Maker. Lover of old, fond of the new. Craver of excitement, establisher of the calm. My website http://365daysofcrafts.com Bio- Growing up in a small mid-western town, Niki Meiners was surrounded by a modest, resourceful and very entrepreneurial family. Her simple upbringing spurred her "Can do" attitude and gave her the confidence to try any challenge placed before her. She knew there was more out there than just her small town and set off after high school to explore the world. It was through these travels that she discovered her love of art and her desire to make the world a prettier place. It was not until she suffered a paralyzing illness that she realized she wanted to reconsider her corporate career as a Chief Paper Pusher, and her thoughts immediately turned to her first passion, art. In 2003 she began an odyssey that would take her from product design to publication and everywhere in between. She is known for her distinctive, high quality creations that feature a diverse mix of styles and highly creative approach to even the smallest detail. Niki is an Idea Architect, easily outlining every project from concept to completion. Her creations are simultaneously beautiful and functional and her in depth knowledge of the industry allows her to produce projects with a specific understanding of both the consumers and the manufacturers. This knowledge has allowed her work to be featured in the industries leading craft and lifestyle publications and manufacturers’ websites. nikimeiners at gmail.com
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2 Responses to Inchie – tastic Halloween

  1. callie says:

    nice… test… nice

  2. Beth says:

    Hi Niki! I just discovered your blog from the BlogHer directory! What a super cute card! I love simple… I tend to be the self-proclaimed “Queen of TooMuch”! Your MCL card above is super cool, too! Can’t wait to keep reading!

    Happy Stamping!
    ~Beth 🙂

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