Thursday, October 30, 2014

Gecko Galz 4th Annual Blog Hop

Hello Friends! 
I want to welcome everyone to the 7th destination of

Gecko Galz 4th Annual Blog Hop

If you started here you might want to go back and start at the beginning at the

 Gecko Galz
 blog so you won’t miss anything!  
We have 21 

AMAZING blogs for you to visit this weekend, each with some gorgeous projects created using the Gecko Galz collage images, that we are giving you for FREE! Each blog you visit will have another free Gecko Galz Collage sheet for you to down load, The one here is


Also make sure you collect all the “secret” words on each blog so at the end of the hop you can send in the phrase to enter our drawing for a wonderful treat. So sit back, relax, take your time and enjoy the hop!

We have FOUR amazing prizes up for grabs:

· First is the Kit Club for each month for an entire year. This is exclusive sets for club members which include a paper set, stamp set, and collage images in each set! That is 12 different sets! This is a $144 value!

· Second prize is the monthly collage sets for an entire year! Each month you will receive all 4 sets absolutely FREE! This is a $96 value.

· Third prize is all of the individual collage sheets each month for a year, this includes the jewel it sheets! This is a $90 value!

· And our Grand Prize ONE FULL YEAR of Gecko Galz PRODUCTS!!! That will Kit Club Set, 4 individual collage sheets, Jewel it set and 4 collage sets each month for the entire year! This is a prize worth $330!

Read on to learn how you can win!

First of all, you will need to visit all 21 blogs and leave a comment on each blog :) **This is important so we know you have been to all the blogs **. Collect all 20 words (one on each blog site except the home site) and at the end of the blog on the Fripperies and Butterflies site there will be a link to email the phrase to Gecko Galz. This enters you in the contest. On November 3rd we will randomly draw the 4 winners and email each of you, then we will post the winning names on the Gecko Galz blog site.

For an extra chance to win make a purchase from the
 Gecko Galz site and your name goes in again for a better chance of winning (each purchase you make that weekend gives you another chance to win)

My Secret Word is;

Please enjoy this free Gecko Galz Collage sheet 

“Ephemera Fun”

as well as the samples I have made using the images! 

(Just click on the picture for link to full size sheet)

Here are my examples
A few Close ups.
Up next is a Tag that I made using some of the same images.
Close ups
My last tag.
Close ups

If You missed checking out one of the blogs or want to go through them again here is the rotation

Here is the Blog Hop Rotation

I will be playing along in the following Challenges

Thank you for visiting!!

Monday, October 20, 2014

Anything Goes Creative Cutting Challenge

Hello Friends!!
I hope you are having a fabby day!
Today I would like to share with you a 
Spooktacular Coffin Card that I made for inspiration for our
Anything Goes Creative Cutting Challenge!!
You can link up your project as long as you use an SVG file.
I started off with Cindy's Coffin Card SVG Set. 
 You can get it for $2.00.   Here is a look at the set below.
Coffin Card - Click Image to Close
You get four different coffins and the coffin card base.
  I used the solid coffin piece in the lower right cut out of black card stock and the base out of ivory card stock.
Here is my Spooktacular Coffin Card Below.
I used a couple of my digital Collage sheets from my Etsy.
Halloween Witch Boot
 Vintage Halloween Pumpkin Moon Witch Boot Victorian Digital Collage sheet Printable
and  Halloween Playing Cards
Vintage Halloween Pumpkin Moon Witch Playing Cards Digital Collage sheet Printable
Here is a close up below.
I used the tiny bat from one of the coffin cards cut of black card stock.  I used tombow foam tabs, orange gingham and orange seam binding  from Really Reasonable Ribbon.
I can't wait to see what you create and link up to our 

I will be playing along in the following Challenges
Thank you for visiting!!

Sunday, October 19, 2014

Halloween Scalloped Rectangle Tag

Hello Friends!!
I hope you are having a fabby Sunday.
Today I would like to share a Halloween Scalloped Tag that I made using the same 

I used Some Really Reasonable Ribbons and Trims as well as Art Glitter.
I used my circle card base on top of my scalloped tag base.
Here is the tag open.
I layered more of my images onto a round doily that I inked with Ranger's Frayed Burlap.
Don't forget that I have a DT Call 
Halloween or Fall themed Challenge #11
My Artistic Adventures Challenge Blog.

Thank you for Visiting!!