We're Counting Down Till Halloween!!

That's right!

We are counting down in our house the days until Halloween!

According to our family 17 more days until FUN, CANDY and COSTUMES!!

Designer Lindsay Wahl offers a fun and unique way using the Echo Park Paper Happy Halloween collection for your family to keep track of the days! And Designer Patti Milazzo shares a creative way to cover those yummy carmel lollipops and more!

Halloween Countdown Calendar
Designer: Lindsay Wahl

 Glue Arts Adhesive Squares, Raisens, UCutIt Foam
 Echo Park Happy Halloween Collection
 DCWV cardstock
 EK Success 1 square punch, Owl punch
 Sizzix Big Shot, Pumpkins #2
 Cricut, Stamping Essentials cartridge
 Chalkboard, chalk

1. Die cut 18 pumpkins and 15 large owls (2). Add number stickers to pumpkins (all but 2) and owls, as well as small round magnets to the back side of each numbered die cut. 
2. Punch squares from patterned paper (14 of each pattern if using 3 patterns). Punch and assemble small owls.
3. Use Adhesive squares to adhere squares all around the chalkboard perimeter. I used Raisens to adhere the cream polka dot paper all around the sign for an added effect.
4. Use the foam adhesive to adhere tree to the chalkboard. Use Raisens to adhere the small owls onto the tree. 
5. Use the foam adhesive and squares to adhere the moon to the corner of the chalkboard.
6. Use adhesive squares to adhere the pumpkins to the bottom corner of the sign; use foam adhesive to add the October 31st sticker.
7. Let the countdown begin!

Spooky Lollipop Covers
Designer: Patti Milazzo

Supplies: Glue Arts:
Glue Glider Pro with
1/4 Perma Tac Cartridge Refill - Pro
Mini Adhesive Squares
Echo Park Paper:
Happy Halloween pattern paper Jack O Lantern, Haunted House, Magic Stripes, Graveyard, Happy Haunting, Spooky Dots, Bat Festival, Spider Webs, Costume Party and Halloween Border Stripe; Happy Halloween Scary Story Cards
Other: 1/8 Hole Punch and Lollipops (Green Apple Caramel)!

1. Cut a 2 ¾ x 7 piece of pattern paper cardstock to create the base of the lollipop cover; ink edges.
2. Score the above at 1 ¾, 2 and 5 along the length.
3. Fold and crease at the score marks.
4. Between the 1 ¾ and 2 marks punch a 1/8 hole to insert the lollipop stick.
5. Apply a Mini Adhesive Square to the back of the lollipop wrapper and press to the inside of the card.
6. Apply the Perma Tac adhesive with the Glue Glider Pro to the inside edge of the top flap and press to the bottom flap.
7. Cut a 3/8 x 2 ¾ strip of pattern paper and adhere across the edge of the top flap.
8. Punch out the circle and scalloped circle; layer and adhere to the center of the strip.
9. Cut out the bat from the Bat Festival pattern paper and adhere to the center of the circle.
10. Apply the star sticker above the bat.

Would you like to win the Echo Park Paper Happy Halloween line AND a Glue Glider Pro so that you can make these projects? Then leave a comment and we'll pick a random winner from this week's comments to win a Glue Glider Pro, refill of your choice, our New 3D Combo Pac and yes there's more...our New Extreme Adhesive Squares. Now that's one spooktacular prize!!!

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