Gingerbread Man Parade – Have A Happy Christmas

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Today’s handmade card has been created for inspiration on the Ching-Chou Kuik Digital Monthly Challenge Blog.

For my card I have used one of their digital images called Gingerbread Man Parade.

You can find more of Ching-Chou Kuik’s wonderful images here in their Etsy shop, Gjzcck.

Handmade card using a digital image from Ching-Chou Kuik called Gingerbread Man Parade

Here is a tutorial on how I created this card.

You will need :

8″ By 8″ White Card Base
Ching-Chou Kuik‘s Digital Stamp Called Gingerbread Man Parade
Promarker Pens
The Crafty Witches Magical Christmas Digital Download Collection
Snow Flake Dies
White Card
Silver Mirri Card
Glitter Glue
Silver Gems
Glue / Double Sided Tape
Foam Pads


Print the digital image on to white card.
Then print three patterned papers and one sentiment sheet.

Layer one:
Cut a piece from the first patterned paper measuring 19.5 cms by 19.5 cms.
Attach to the card base.

Layer two:
Cut a piece from white card measuring 18.5 cms by 13 cms.
Cut a piece from the second patterned paper measuring 18 cms by 12.5 cms.
Matt and layer together and attach to the card base on the right.

Layer three:
Colour in the digital image Gingerbread Man Parade, I used promarker pens.

Skin / Face: Ivory, champagne, dusky pink, oatmeal, caramel, crimson, pastel green.
Hair: Blush, coral, cinnamon.
Dress: Sky blue, cyan, azure.
Candy: Satin, berry red, mango, mandarin, chestnut, orange.
Hats / Scarf: Cardinal red, crimson, burgundy.
Snowman: Cool grey 5, ice grey 1, 3, mandarin.
Gingerbread Man: Black, apricot, raw sienna, saddle brown.

Handmade card using a digital image from Ching-Chou Kuik called Gingerbread Man Parade

Cut a piece from white card measuring 16.5 cms by 14.5 cms.
Cut a piece from the third patterned paper measuring 16 cms by 14 cms.
Cut the digital image to measure 15.5 cms by 13.5 cms.
Matt and layer together and attach to the card base.
Add some silver glitter glue to the digital image.

Layer four:
Using the snow flake dies, cut two from silver mirri card.
Attach to the card base, adding silver gems to the centre.

Layer five:
Cut a matt layer from white card for the sentiment.
Matt and layer with the sentiment and attach to the card base.

To finish add an insert to the inside of the card base.


Thank you for visiting my blog and please feel free to follow and make any of my handmade card tutorials.

If you would like to see other cards I have made please have a look here:

Love – Sending All My Love

Little Companion – Times Flies

Little Talks – Happy Birthday

Summer Blooms – Happy Birthday

Garden Daisy Fairy – With Love


Challenges I would like to enter are:

Gem Of A Challenge Wk 14 – Anything Goes

We Love 2 Create Challenge 6 – Anything Goes

Corrosive Challenge #7 – Anything Goes

613 Avenue Crete Challenge July – Anything Goes / Optional Twist Nautical

Most Magical Time Of The Year Challenge #10 – Anything Halloween And Christmas

The Holly And Ivy Challenge #143 – Anything Christmas Goes


3 thoughts on “Gingerbread Man Parade – Have A Happy Christmas”

  1. Judy McKay says:

    The card you have created is very lovely and sweet. Thank you for joining us this week at 613 Avenue Create this week. Hope to see you back here again soon. Judy DT

  2. kel says:

    Love it! Thanks so much for joining us at The Holly & Ivy Christmas Challenge!

    lovies, =o) kel
    The Holly & Ivy Christmas DT

  3. Val says:

    Thank you for joining in at The Most Magical Time of the Year with your wonderful project! Val – DT

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