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Thursday, 1 February 2018

Extra project for Gecko Galz

Each month one of the members of the Gecko Galz design team is going to make an extra project for the Gecko Galz monthly newsletter.
If you sign up for the newsletter at 
each month you will be able to see the lovely project the design team member has made and you will also be able to request the free collage sheet for the month.  This month it was my turn and I have made a journal page.

1.  Painted page with Gesso primer
2.  Painted page with Vintage Rose acrylic paint.
3.  Used moulding paste through Tim Holtz mini collection flower stencil
(left to dry between each step 1-4)
4.  Stamped page with flower stamps.
5.  Printed Gecko Galz coloured image from Precious Little Girls collage set onto Gecko Galz Pretty in Pink ATC collection.  Cut out and layered onto page.
6.  Printed sentiment from Ginger's house blog on Gecko Galz Sweet Serenade paper from Floral Symphony paper set.  Cut out and layered on to page.
7.  Printed flower icon from Gecko Galz La Boheme digi craft kit five times in different sizes, cut out and layered on top

Also I hope you will go over to the blog
and see the lovely work the design team have made for the challenge and join in the challenge "Putting on the green"

I would like to add my journal page to the following:

Addicted to Stamps and More 277 - make your mark (I have used paint)

A Inky Mess 16 - anything mixed media

Crafty Cardmakers 204 - get inky/messy

Crafty Creations 359 - anything goes

Crafty Gals Corner 158 - anything goes

Inspiration Destination 143 - anything goes

Lil Patch of Crafty Friends 74 - anything goes

Watercooler Wednesday challenge 155 - anything goes


Unknown said...

Wow! Stunning work!! Thank you so much for joining us at Crafty Creations. Ciao, Lisa

crafty said...

Certainly sounds like you had fun creating this. Thank you for joining in the Crafty Cardmakers challenge.

Heidi Weaver said...

Beautiful, Margaret. I love what you've done with that journal page. The the colours, the flowers, all compliment that lovely image. And the sentiment pulls everything together. Thanks so much for joining our Watercooler Wednesday Challenge this week.

Michele said...

beautifully done Margaret! xo

Wendy Ann Batchen said...

Lovely card Margaret, thanks for sharing with Inspiration Destination and we hope to see you again next time. Wendy DT xx

Fikreta said...

its gorgeous!

Penny Hanuszak said...

Terrific journal page Margaret. I really love the sentiment and it's so true. Flowers are simply beautiful and are all stand alones valued for their own appearance. I love the background paper for this card too. Thanks for sharing it at the Watercooler Wednesday challenge.

Inkyfingers said...

What a soft and pretty journal page. Just lovely and we can all learn something from that sentiment.
Thanks for sharing with us at ATSM, and I hope you will join us again soon.

Glenda Atkins said...

So much to love about this wonderful creative card, glad you shared with us at Crafty Cardmakers for our 'Get Inky/Messy' challenge!
Happy Crafting
Glenda DT

Nandini said...

So soft and beautiful! And I love the lettering. Thank you for joining us at ATSM Challenges. Hope to see you again soon. Nandini, DT