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I started this blog in April 2012 so I could join Challenges. I am now on some design teams. I hope you like my cards. I started stamping in 1995 but my cards are still mostly cute.
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Thursday, 18 August 2016

Gecko Galz facebook group challenge - black and white

There are 5 challenges for August on the Gecko Galz facebook group.
The first one is black and white

The only requirement is that you must use something from Gecko Gaz

I have used paper from Gecko Galz graphical paper set
Sentiment from Gecko Galz birthday bash collage set
Silhouette stamp S22 from Silhouette stamp set
Ribbon and flower from Digital Scrapbooking Studio.

Don't forget to also join the challenge on the Gecko Galz blog

I would like to also add my card to the following challenges:

Crafty Hazelnut's monthly pattern paper challenge

Double D challenge - neutrals

The Crazy Challenge 229 - birthday card


  1. Wow Margaret, love it, fabulous paper set and love that stamp. Hugs Jennifer xx

  2. Stunning card Margaret - the busy background really makes the image stand out.

  3. Very pretty! What a fabulous stamp you have used, too! thank you for joining our Double D Challenge!
    Diane DD DT

  4. Just beautiful Margaret! Love that image! Thanks so much for joining in the fun at our Double D ‘Neutrals’ challenge! We hope you’ll come back often.

    DOUBLE D Challenge Blog
    DAR’S CRAFTY CREATIONS Please stop in for a visit!

  5. Oh, my goodness, your card is just magical! Fabulous paper and silhouette stamp. Love it all! Thanks so much for sharing it in our Neutrals challenge at Double D!

  6. Fabulous design. Love the bold graphic paper paired with the elegant stamp. Thanks so much for sharing with us at Double D Challenge Blog. Hope you will join us in future challenges.
    DD DT

  7. A beautiful project, gorgeous colours and image used. Thanks so much for joining in the fun at our Double D
    Challenge! Do hope we see you next challenge with your fabulous talent .xx
     Double D Challenges{DT aNNie}

  8. This is such a beautiful card! Lovely scene you have created with the gorgeous image and paper. Thanks for sharing with us at Double "D" Challenge.
    Amelia (DT Double "D" Challenges)


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