Saturday, 12 August 2017

GECKO GALZ AUGUST PROJECT - BY THE SHORE - August 12th - WITH FREE STAMP

Morning lovely Gecko Galz, here is my latest project for August,
BY THE SHORE card, hope you like it. Details below.
PRODUCTS I USED
Sea Side Card Toppers

HERES HOW
Take a 6 inch square card blank and cover with a ripped piece of card approx 5 inches square
Take one of the papers from the digital kit, cut to 4.5 inches square
Distress the edges and adhere
Cut out one of the toppers from the topper sheet, distress the edges
Matt onto a piece of aqua card with foam pads
Cut out two more matts, distress the edges as you go, adhere with foam pads
Cut our one of the titles from the In Other Words Stamp kit, adhere
Cut out some icons from the papers and adhere
All done.
HERE IS YOUR FREE STAMP


Many thanks for visiting today
I would love it if you became a follower of  my blog
Bye for now
xxx

Tuesday, 1 August 2017

GECKO GALZ JULY BY THE SHORE AUGUST CHALLENGE August 1st

Gecko Galz August Card Challenge
BY THE SHORE
Morning everyone and welcome to my blog and my latest card for
GECKO GALZ design team.
Our challenge this month is BY THE SHORE
Just use any Gecko Galz Products from their Etsy Store here
GECKO GALZ ETSY STORE 
to be in with a chance of winning some of their fabulous goodies.
PRODUCTS I USED
CUTIES BY THE SHORE DIGITAL COLLAGE SET

SEASIDE SPLENDOUR CRAFT KIT



CHARMING WORDS


HERES HOW I DID THIS
Take a 6 x 6 inch card blank and cover the front with some aqua card stock leaving a small white border
Take one of the papers from the kit, cut down to 5 inches square, ink the edges, adhere
Cut a matt in lemon card 3 x 4 inches, ink edges, adhere using foam pads
Cut another matt in aqua green card, 3.5 x 2.5 inches, ink edges, adhere using foam pads at a slight angle
Cut out one of the cuties, ink edges, adhere using foam pads
Now start to decorate by cutting our some icons from the papers, ink edges, adhere
I added some pearls from my stash and some shells I picked up from my local beach using a glue gun
Cut out a title from the Charming Words sheet, ink edges and adhere onto a hand cut tag
Adhere to card
All done.
Many thanks for visiting today, do become a follower to keep up to date with all the Gecko Galz Projects.
Bye for Now
xxx

Friday, 28 July 2017

FABSCRAPS CHARMS OF SPRING C97 COLLECTION - BREATHTAKING - 28th August

FABSCRAPS CHARMS OF SPRING COLLECTION C97
BREATHTAKING
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Hi everyone and welcome to my blog and my latest layout for the 
FABSCRAPS DESIGN TEAM
FOR THIS LAYOUT YOU WILL NEED
  • Fabscraps Charms of Spring Collection C97 12 x 12 Paper Pad
  • Natures Free C97 008 12 x 12 paper
  • Fabscraps Sticker sheet ST97 001 - Dragonflies x 2
  • Papers from the Carders Pack MC97 001A
  • Title chipboard - Breathtaking
  • FROM MY STASH
  • Aqua card stock, lemon and aqua pearl card, green chalk ink, clear embossing powder, branch die, assorted handmade paper foam flowers, assorted stamens, string pearls, mini pearls, mini resin roses x 3, white doily.
  • INSTRUCTIONS
  • Cut photo to 3.75 inches square, matt onto aqua pearl card
  • Matt again onto lemon pearl card
  • Matt onto a paper from the Carders Kit, cut to 5 inches square
  • Matt onto a 6 inch square paper from the Carders Kit
  • Adhere onto thick cardboard
  • Cut aqua card to 5inches square, adhere to center of layout
  • Adhere the matted photo
  • Start to add lots of layers behind and around the photo 
  • I used lots of scraps hand cut into banner shapes
  • Adhere half of a white doily to one side
  • Make flowers from the papers (I used foam paper)
  • Adhere these including stamens to the sides of the photo
  • Add in string pearls, leafy branches, resin roses and leaves
  • Attach two dragonflies from the sticker sheet, add pearl bodies
  • Ink and emboss the title chipboard piece, adhere
  • Take a tag from the Carders Kit, add fuzzy fibres, adhere
  • All done.


FABSCRAPS BREATHTAKING LAYOUT

MANY THANKS FOR VISITING TODAY
BYE FOR NOW

Friday, 21 July 2017

FABSCRAPS CHARMS OF SPRING C97 COLLECTION - ENJOY THE LITTLE THINGS

FABSCRAPS CHARMS OF SPRING C97 COLLECTION
ENJOY THE LITTLE THINGS
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FOR THIS LAYOUT YOU WILL NEED

    Fabscraps C97 Charms of Spring Collection 
  • 12x12 Paper Pad PP97 001
  • Love of Spring C97 004 12 x 12 paper
  • All the Blooms C97 003 12 x 12 paper
  • Sticker sheet ST97 001
  • Fabscraps Chipboard piece - Enjoy the Little Things DC97 005
  • Fabscraps Chipboard piece - DC97 008
  • Fabscraps Carders Pack MC97 001A
  • FROM MY STASH
  • Purple and lilac cardstock,gold embossing powder, purple chalk ink, white fuzzy fibre, handmade paper foam flowers, assorted stamens.
  • INSTRUCTIONS
  • Cut photo to 4.5 inches square
  • Matt onto lilac card, pretty paper, then purple card
  • Cut a pretty paper to 6 x 12 inches, matt onto purple card
  • Adhere down the center of the page
  • Matt a 6 x 6 inch paper from the carders kit onto purple card
  • Adhere to layout
  • Adhere the matted photo
  • Ink the chipboard frame from the butterfly chipboard, adhere behind photo
  • Cut out a large banner shape in lilac card, 10 x 2 inches
  • Matt onto purple card and adhere beneath photo 
  • Ink and emboss the chipboard pieces
  • Matt the chipboard title onto paper from the carders kit, adhere
  • Make some flowers with stamens, adhere  
  • Add in some extra stamens
  • Adhere the rest of the chipboard pieces
  • Ink a tag from the Carders Kit, add fuzzy fibre, adhere
  • Add the camera sticker
  • All done.


MANY THANKS FOR VISITING TODAY
BYE FOR NOW

Friday, 14 July 2017

FABSCRAPS CHARMS OF SPRING C97 COLLECTION TAG

Hi everyone and welcome to my blog and my latest tag for 
Using the Charms of Spring C97 Collection.

FOR THIS TAG YOU WILL NEED
  • C97 CHARMS OF SPRING COLLECTION PAPER PAD PP97 001 
  • C97 CHARMS OF SPRING 12 X 12 PAPERS - MEADOW LIFE AND NATURES FREE
  • C97 CHARMS OF SPRING CARD KIT MC97 001A 
  • C97 CHARMS OF SPRING STICKER SHEET ST97 001
  • C97 CHARMS OF SPRING  STICKER SHEET ST97 002
  • C97 CHARMS OF SPRING CHIPBOARD FRAME FROM DC97 006.
  • FROM MY STASH
  • Large tag - 7.5 x 4 inches
  • Ribbons
  • Small pearls x 2
  • Small clear crystals
  • Assorted stamens
  • Assorted foam flowers - handmade
  • Pearl String
  • Assorted leafy dies
  • Blue card stock
  • Blue pearl card stock
  • Brown and aqua chalk inks
  • Embossing powder.
INSTRUCTIONS
  1. Cut out a tag 7.5 x 4 inches
  2. Cover with aqua blue card with distressed edges
  3. Cut down another pretty paper, distress edges, adhere
  4. Cut down three more pretty papers, each slightly smaller than the last, distress the edges and adhere
  5. Ink and emboss the chipboard frame, adhere
  6. Ink a shaped frame from the card kit, add the sticker sentiment, adhere to top of tag
  7. Ink all the little birds from the card kit, adhere to the frame
  8. Die cut some leafy branches from pearl card
  9. Cut out the butterflies from the sticker sheet, adhere
  10. Make assorted flowers with stamens and adhere using hot glue
  11. Add the assorted leaves and more stamens
  12. Add some pearly strings, some small crystals and ribbons.
  13. Add pearls to the butterflies.
  14. All done.


MANY THANKS FOR VISITING TODAY
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BYE FOR NOW

Wednesday, 12 July 2017

GECKO GALZ DESIGN TEAM REVEAL JULY 12th - HOPE With Free Stamp

Hi Gecko Galz, today I have a pretty card for you
 using the 

PRODUCTS USED
Spring Awakening Digital Paper Pack
Cutie Pies Digital Collage Sheet
Charming Words collage set
Tic Tock Cameos Digital Collage Sheet
FROM MY STASH
White card, 6 x 6 inch card blank, brown chalk ink, hand made foam flowers, stamens.


FREE STAMP OF THE DAY

MANY THANKS FOR VISITING TODAY
BYE FOR NOW
xxx

Thursday, 6 July 2017

FABSCRAPS CHARMS OF SPRING COLLECTION C97 - CARD

FABSCRAPS CHARMS OF SPRING 
C97 COLLECTION 
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Hi everyone and welcome to my blog and my latest card for
FABSCRAPS
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FOR THIS CARD YOU WILL NEED
  • Charms of Spring Collection C97 Card Kit MC97 001A
  • (Includes 24   6"x 6" papers + 11 die cut embellishments)
  • Charms of Spring Chipboard Bird on Filligree DC97 006
  • Chalk inks in aqua and brown
  •  Pearl card in white and aqua,
  •  Flowers made with paper foam
  • Assorted stamens
  • Leaf die, doily dies, clear embossing powder, cheesecloth.

INSTRUCTIONS
  1. Take one of the papers from the card kit, I used Welcome Spring 
  2. Distress the edges, adhere to a 6 x 6 inch card blank 
  3. Take the same paper, cut down a little, distress edges, adhere with foam pads or foam tape
  4. Ink and emboss the Chipboard Bird on Filligree, adhere
  5. Die cut a doily and some leaves
  6. Make some flowers with stamens
  7. Adhere the large doily in the top right corner
  8. Ink edges of the YOU'RE AMAZING sentiment embellishment
  9. Attach foam pads, lay down some cheesecloth and add sentiment
  10. Adhere two mini die cut doilies on two sides under the top layer
  11. Add your flowers and stamens 
  12. Adhere two die cut leafy branches










I hope you enjoyed my tutorial and have a go
I also have a video here YOUTUBE CARD VIDEO
MANY THANKS FOR VISITING TODAY
BYE FOR NOW


Saturday, 1 July 2017

GECKO GALZ JULY 1st DESIGN TEAM REVEAL - IN A MERMAIDS' GARDEN CHALLENGE

Hi Gecko Galz  today is July 1st and time for another challenge.
IN A MERMAIDS' GARDEN CHALLENGE

Today I have a card for you using the 

PRODUCTS USED
Pretty Mermaids Digital Collage Set
Butterfly Meadow Digital Paper Pack
Charming Words collage set
FROM MY STASH
Handmade foam flowers, foam leaves, stamens, mini rose, pearl string, white card, aqua card, pale aqua card.
HERES HOW
Matt photo onto aqua card
Matt again onto white card
Cover a 6 x 6 inch card with pale aqua card stock
Cover again in white card stock
Cover with one of the pretty papers from the set
Adhere matted photo
Attach assorted flowers, stamens and pearl string.
ALL DONE.



Many thanks for visiting today
Bye for now
xxx

Thursday, 29 June 2017

FABSCRAPS CHARMS OF SPRING COLLECTION C97 - PAPER BAG PROJECT

FABSCRAPS CHARMS OF SPRING 
C97 COLLECTION 
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Hi everyone and welcome to my blog and my latest card for
FABSCRAPS
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FOR THIS CARD YOU WILL NEED
  • CHARMS OF SPRING COLLECTION C 97 
  • CHARMS OF SPRING COLLECTION C 97 CARD KIT
  • KRAFT PAPER BAG, KRAFT CARD, WHITE DOILY, BLUE CARD, ASSORTED FLOWERS, STAMENS, MINI PEARLS.
INSTRUCTIONS
  1. Take a sheet of Charming Days C97 002 paper
  2. Cut down to fit paper bag leaving a small border
  3. Tear off the top, ink edges, adhere, leaving a small border
  4. Cut kraft card to fit, distress edges, adhere leaving small border
  5. Cut blue card to fit, distress edges, adhere leaving small border
  6. Cut pretty paper C97 001 to size, distress edges
  7. Add a small white doily
  8. Matt one of the embellishments, adhere to center
  9. Matt  YOU'RE AMAZING sentiment, adhere with foam pads
  10. Adhere the butterfly swirl embellishment
  11. Add assorted flowers and stamens.
  12. All done.













I hope you enjoyed my tutorial and have a go.
I also have a video here
 YOUTUBE PAPER BAG PROJECT
MANY THANKS FOR VISITING TODAY
BYE FOR NOW
XXX