I've been playing around with the Tim Holtz Vintage dwelling die - still making Halloween houses. This one was painted with gesso, then distressed with black soot. I used the bat ground embossing folder for the roof. I put it on a "book" base that I made using a Spellbinders folder for the cover.
More on my blog - https://paperglitterglue.com/tim-holtz-vintage-dwelling-altered-into-a-halloween-house/