Monday, 17 August 2015

Pop Goes The Gecko

Hello.  Welcome.  So Kathy has a Pop Up Challenge goin' on and the theme is lines.  I loved this card that Kathy used a stitched die to add texture.  So I grabbed my Simon Says Stamps Stitched Die set and cut a line.  No, actually the very first thing I did was make popcorn!!  It's a pop-up challenge and Kathy says we need popcorn so I made a big bowl. 

Now this is a straight die that cuts a stitch line and an edge.  But I figured that was OK.  Two lines for the price of one!!  So I cut a few in a fan shape.  Ooh look, popcorn....

I did a watercolour wash with distress inks, cut the edge with the stitch die and mounted on a blue base card.  Then I cut a blue cog, added eyelash lines around the edge and some squiggly lines across the middle with my white gelly roll pen.  Then I added this cute little gecho from Your Next Stamp Happy Dance set.  And popcorn.  

Joining the fun at
The Daily Marker Pop Up Challenge - Lines
Allsorts Challenge Week 324 - Favourite Colour that would be blue
That Craft Place Challenge - Blue 

Thanks for dropping by.  Hugz


  1. Fab creation, thanks for joining Allsorts challenge, good luck.
    Happy crafting
    Tracy x

  2. What a designer you are, Gail! You could design paper or stamps with that fabulous imagination and creativity! This gecko card is phenomenal!! Enjoy your day!! Hugs, Darnell

  3. Cute and lovely card.
    Thank you for sharing at Allsorts;-))m


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