For the lovers of Nosferatu

Like many people I have this serious love for the Nosferatu (Vampire to the lay person).  I got hooked on the Sookie Stackhouse (Trueblood) books by Charlaine Harris several years back and have gone from there…Can’t stand most vampire movies, but love love love the vampire books!  This image was a freebie from Dover Publishing.  Not sure where I went to get it, but there were three pictures I collected from there.  This is my favorite one of the three.  The title I have for it is “Dover Publishing_Vamp Coloring Book2”.  I colored their skin using Promarkers (satin for hers and ivory for him).  I colored the dress, his suit, and their hair using chalk, and colored the roses, their lips, and her trim on her dress using Stampin’ Write markers.  I added one of my Skull stick pins like what I have in my Etsy Shop.

Here is what is totally sad about this card…another true testament to prove just how attention deficit I am…I was being a good little DT member and doing my comments on one of my teams (OSAAT) when I came across this awesome piece of art from Blackdragon’s Crafts – a DT member of Haunted Design House.  I saw that it is another dark challenge like the one team I’m on called Forever Night.  Then I saw they were doing a nosferatu challenge and I HAD to make something for it…especially since Rick St. Dennis is sponsoring the challenge…I’ve recently found him and love his artwork, so HAD to attempt to win some!  LOL  now, can you remember what I was doing before I got this card started?  Yep, neither can I…Oh yeah, I was doing my commenting on OSAAT!  LOL  So how does my card meet their challenge??  I have a vamp ready to take a bite out of his lover…I think this shows the romantic side of the dark creatures.

Thanks for looking!

Haunted Design House – Tribute To The Unholy Nosferatu

Gingerloft Challenge– Halloween/Fall

Dream Valley Challenges – Halloween

Make It Monday – Always ANYTHING GOES!

Victorine Stamps – Halloween

The Pink Elephant– Halloween

Craft Your Passion Challenges – Fairies & Fantasy

Scrappy Frogs Challenge Blog – fall/Halloween

Kaboodle Doodles Challenge Blog – Trick Or Treat/Fall Themed

Hooked On Craft Challenges – Halloween

Ribbon Carousel –   Halloween Spirit

Top Tip Tuesday – (enter up to 3 times) Leave a Tip – Halloween

Tuesday Throwdown – Halloween

Digital Tuesday Challenge – Halloween/Spooky

Aud Sentiments Challenge Blog –Storybook (again, I refer to the top of my post…Sookie Stackhouse books by Charlaine Harris)

Inky Impressions Challenges– Fall/Halloween

Sisterhood Of Crafters (no more than 3 entries) – Halloween

Crafts And Me– Fantasy Creatures

Cute Card Thursday – something scary

Four Crafty Chicks– Happy Halloween

Our Craft Lounge– Scary & Spooky


26 comments on “For the lovers of Nosferatu

  1. What a gorgeous card you have made. Thank you for taking part in the Aud Sentiments Challenge this fortnight and I wish you the best of luck in the draw. Best wishes, Kym (Aud Sentiments Design Team Member) xxx

  2. My turn to leave you a comment Karen…. lovely vampire couple… gorgeous skull pin.
    There a few Dark /MACABRE challenges out there…. QUOTH THE RAVEN, SMUDGY ANTICS, HDH, GLOOMY ART……. you’ll find them listed on my blog if you wanna play on the darkside…… there is also Forever night if you like creepy cute.

  3. Very unique card, Karen. Great coloring. Thanks so much for playing along in the “Halloween” challenge at Tuesday Throwdown this week. Good luck in the draw.
    NanaConnie DT

  4. Very creepy! Thank you for joining us at MIM this week! Don’t forget, to be in the running to win the prize from our sponsor this week just leave a comment for another entry. Be sure to mention you saw them on Make It Monday. The more entries you comment on the more chances you have of winning!
    Good luck,
    Rene ;D

  5. A wonderfully scary card for our Halloween challenge at Top Tip Tuesday. Well done! {insert evil laugh} ha ha ha. Have a great day and thanks for playing along with us.

  6. Oh I just love this image so beautifully coloured – Your story sound a lot like me – if i didn’t look at other blogs so much i’d get so much more done!! thank you for playing along with us at Inky impressions this week hugs Judith x

    • What a great time to bring out the vampire image! Love the way you used it in your creation. Wonderful inspiration on your Halloween master piece. Thank you so much for sharing it with us at 4 Crafty Chicks.

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