My first gel card

When Just Beachy arrived I wanted to create something a little different so went searching for ideas and found this great tutorial for Gel Cards on SCS so had to give it a go. It’s quick, easy & gives the illusion that the fish is in water and makes for a great for a male card! I have played around with it since taking this original photo by adding 1/4″ circle punchies in Not Quite Navy along the ribbon and when I demonatrated the card at a workshop on Saturday I got the girls to stamp the fish image in Not Quite Navy to make the fish stand out more and I have to admit the end result was much better! Thanks for taking the time to take a peek!



All products used are current Stampin’ Up! products: Stamps – Just Beachy & Oval All; Cardstock – Baja Breeze, Whisper White; DSP – Urban Garden; Ink – Baja Breeze; Accessories – Ribbon Baja Breeze 5/8″ striped grosgrain; Punches – Wide Oval, Scallop Oval, hair gel & zip lock bag.

About Chelle

Loves soaping, cardmaking & crafts, photography is becoming a passion, enjoys travel, reading, cooking, gardening, am married to my soul mate, live on some acres away from the city ... loves life for what it is!
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2 Responses to My first gel card

  1. Pat(mspfd) says:

    How cute and fun! Bet this card was a hit at the workshop. Hope all goes well. Well, the dog days of August are here. What’s happening in your neck of the woods?

  2. courtney says:

    I love this card so much, little boys love this card, and big boys;) I am going to be sure to make some more of these. Great card Chelle!

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