Saturday, 28 September 2013

National Card Making Day

The Gecko Galz Design Team have been busy making cards for National Card Making Day and one of our cards has been spotlighted every other day, today it's my turn to be spotlighted - this is my card.

Image and Sentiment from Gecko Galz Wedded Bliss Collage Sheet.
Miss Becky and Pixie Dust Background Papers.
Card Blank.
White Card.
Distress Ink – Vintage Photo, Bundled Sage and Victorian Velvet.
Spellbinder Die – Bella Rose.
Lace, Flower, Skeleton Leaf, and Metal Leaf from stash.

Cover the card blank with the Pixie Dust paper.
Cut the Miss Becky paper to size and sponge the back and edges with the vintage photo then distress and tear the edges and adhere to the card.
Adhere the image and lace.
Die cut the flourish and colour with the bundled sage and vintage photo.
Adhere the flourish, leaves and flower.
Sponge the sentiment with victorian velvet and vintage photo and adhere it to the card.


  1. Absolutely gorgeous wedding card, Hazel. Did not know about national card making day (or is it an American thing?)

  2. Just breathtaking! I love all the tiny details my eye has to set upon. Bravo!

  3. Such a swooningly romantic image, and your card works beautifully to frame it.
    Alison x

  4. This is beautiful Hazel. Very appropriate for my friend who got married today too! Love that image.

  5. A wonderful vintage card, so romantic!

  6. Hi Hazel, love your beautiful vintage card! Very romantic indeed! Hugs Frea

  7. A wonderful, romantic card Hazel!

  8. I think Alison said it best of all - but she does have a way with words!
    Truly a beautiful wedding card - one that any bride would treasure!