Tuesday, December 13, 2016

Gina K Designs – December Inspiration Blog Hop – Day 2


Good Tuesday Everyone!
Welcome!!! :) 
So glad you stopped by! 


The Cast and Crew for Gina K Designs welcomes you 
to another fabulous blog hop celebrating the new
stamp release for December by our illustrator team! 
We hope to inspire you with some beautiful card projects 
as you hop along to each of the designer’s blogs! 
Today, we are featuring the stamp sets by Beth Silaika and Claire Brennan.

 There are so many card projects that you can create with these sets! 
Lets take a look at the three stamp sets we are featuring today! :) 
This is Xavier Zebra By: Beth Silaika

Half Pint Heroines: By Claire Brennan
Half Pint Heroes  By: Claire Brennan

Aren't they all three adorable! :)  <3 
Enjoy the gorgeous inspiration samples from the team and then comment on each blog for your chance to win a $20 Gina K Designs gift certificate! To see who won, check the Big News Forum at StampTV a few days after the hop.
So, Let me start with this sweet Zebra from
Xavier Zebra Stamp Set
This Zebra will just steal your heart! Well, he has mine! ;)
I used the following Gina K. Designs Items:

* Stamp Set: Xavier Zebra   By: Beth Silakia          
* Pure Luxury Card Stock - White Heavy Base Weight & layering Weight,  & Black Onyx
* Premium Dye Ink - Black Onyx, Fresh Asparagus, Grass Green, & Powder Blue
* Pure Luxury Pattern Paper Pack - Cold Snap
* Twisted Twine - Black Onyx



<3 
This one is from the release party

I just love this little Tucan, and his friend the Zebra!  So sweet! :) 
 I used the following Gina K. Design Items:

*Stamp Set: Xavier Zebra  By: Beth Silakia             
*Pure Luxury Card Stock - Jelly Bean, Black Onyx, & White Layering Weight
*Pure Luxury Pattern Paper Pack - Sending Love
*Premium Dye Ink - Grass Green, Sweet Mango, & Black Onyx
*Stitched Ribbon - Black Onyx
*Background was colored with Zig Clean Color Markers
*Other items used - Momentos Black Ink

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Up Next I have Claire's Stamp sets:
  Half Pint Heroines
This is such a wonderful set for girls of all ages!
 Love the inspirational & up lifting greetings in this set! 
I believe my Bella will be getting this card after her church play!  :) 
Here are the items I used to make this card!  She has hair like me!  ;) LOL
Gina K. Designs Items used for this card:
*Stamp Set: Half Pint Heroines:  By Claire Brennan           
*Pure Luxury Card Stock - Dusty Rose, Black Onyx, White Layering Weight     
*Premium Dye Ink - Powder Blue & Black Onyx
*Mementos-Black, Colored With Copic Markers, White Gel Pen, & Glitter Gel Pen



    Next I used this sweet elephant in the set &
I Just had to get a picture of this cutie in all her sparkle!  LOL  :) 

You know she had to have sparkly toe nail!  ;) 


Gina K. Designs:
   *Pure Luxury Card Stock - White Heavy Base & Layering Weight
   *Pure Luxury Pattern Paper Pack - Smitten
   *Twisted Twine - Bubble Gum Pink
   *Colored With Copics & Sakura glitter pen



Now for this Fun and Adorable - Half Pint Heroes!  :) 

This set is so fun to make cards with!  The little faces are so sweet! 
I know my grandson will be getting this card!  :) <3 
Gina K. Designs:
*Pure Luxury Card Stock - White Heavy Base & Layering Weight, Black Onyx
*Pure Luxury Pattern Paper Pack - Cold Snap
*Ribbon - Black Onyx Double Stitched
*Gelly Roll Sakura Clear Start Pen, Colored With Copics 

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I believe my grandson will get this card for his birthday this year!  <3
 I used the following Items for this card!
Gina K. Designs:
*Stamp Set: Half Pint Heros  By: Claire Brennan               
*Pure Luxury Card Stock - White Heavy Base Weight & Layering Weight, Black Onyx, & Red Hot
*Premium Dye Ink - Fresh Asparagus, Turquoise Sea & Black Onyx
      Zig Real Brush Clear Color Markers for the background and fish, 
       Copic for the submarine, and little boy face.     


Thank You so much for hopping by! 
I Hope you have been inspired in some way! :)
Just want to say I truly Appreciate all your comments, 
and You Taking the time from your busy day to hop along with us! :) <3
Enjoy the Rest of this Year and your time with families & Friends
See you next Year! ;)
(((Hugs))) Karen <3


Are You Ready for more awesome creations?! 
Just click on the links below for more from Gina and the Cast & Crew:

Beth Silaika - Illustrator - Xavier Zebra
Claire Brennan - Illustrator - Half Pint Hero & Half Pint Heroines
Cathy Tidwell

Don’t forget to pop over to the Gina K Designs Store and check out all of the new products available this month in the “What’s New” section at http://www.ginakdesigns.com.

Thank you for stopping by!



Monday, December 12, 2016

Gina K Designs – December Inspiration Blog Hop – Day 1


Hi Everyone! :)


The Cast and Crew for Gina K Designs welcomes you to another fabulous blog hop 
celebrating the new stamp release for December by our illustrator team! 
We hope to inspire you with some beautiful card projects as you hop 
along to each of the designer’s blogs! 
Today, we are featuring the stamp sets 
by Melanie Muenchinger and Theresa Momber.

These stamp sets are so fun and versatile! 
You will be able to create amazing card projects using each individual set or 
by combining the images and sentiments from multiple sets from this release. 
Have fun and be creative!

This is: Holiday Frame Filler  By: Melanie Muenchinger



This is Theresa Momber's Set: Framescape - Winter Trees

Enjoy the gorgeous inspiration samples from the team and then comment on each blog for your chance to win a $20 Gina K Designs gift certificate! To see who won, check the Big News Forum at StampTV a few days after the hop. Ready for some inspiration?


Lets start with Melanie's Set:
Holiday Frame Filler
I choose to do a Easter & Valentines card with Melanie's new set! :)


I used the Following Gina K. Designs Items:
*Stamp Set - Holiday Frame Filler  By: Melanie Muenchinger
*Pure Luxury Card Stock - White Heavy Base Weight
*Premium Dye Ink - Dark Chocolate & Ocean Mist 
 *Pure Luxury Pattern Paper Pack - Shabby Spring

 This is the one from the release party!

I Love this set, it is so versatile and can be used so many ways! :)  <3 

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Next up I have two from Theresa's Set Framescape - Winter Trees

This is so pretty in Real Life!
I use White Embossing Powder on the Silver Metallic Card Stock that Gina carries.
Layered with In The Navy. I love those two colors together! :) 
Gina K. Designs Products:
*Stamp Set : Framescape - Winter Trees  By: Theresa Momber
*Pure Luxury Card Stock - White Heavy Base Weight, In The Navy and Metallic Silver
*GKD - Fine Detail Embossing Powder - White

*Silver Ribbon

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Then
I made a spring scene with this one! 

Gina K. Designs:

*Stamp Set: Framescape - Winter Trees  By: Theresa Momber
*Pure Luxury Card Stock - White Heavy Base Weight & Kraft 
* Premium Dye Ink - Black Onyx, Powder Blue, Jelly Bean, & Grass Green

Well, That is all for me today, 
I Hope you all are enjoying all the inspiration along the way! 
 Have a wonderful Week ahead and See you Tomorrow!  :)  <3 

Now are you Ready for more awesome creations?! 
Just click on the links below for more from Gina and the Cast & Crew:


Don’t forget to pop over to the Gina K Designs Store and check out all of the new products available this month in the “What’s New” section at http://www.ginakdesigns.com.

Thank You For Stopping By! :) <3 

Wednesday, November 16, 2016

Gina K. Designs & CardMaker Blog Hop








Hi Everyone! 
Today Gina K. & The Design Team
from Gina K. Designs along with
CardMaker Magazine and there Design Team
have come together to bring you a Inspiring Blog Hop
full of wonderful projects using the
Newest Stamp Tv Kit
"Home For The Holidays" !  :)


Here is the first card project I made for the Hop!  <3 

 I made a Gift Tag for one of my Grandkids!  :)

I used the following Gina K. Designs items:
*Stamp Set - Christmas Magic - From the "Home for the Holidays" STV Kit By- Gina K.
*Pure Luxury Card Stock - Red Velvet & White Layering Weight
*Pure Luxury Pattern Paper Pack - Home For The Holidays 
*Twisted Twine - Black Onyx
   Other Items - Mementos - Black Ink, Colored with Copics, Glitter Pen, 
                         3D Foam Squares & Tape runner


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and Up Next is this Vintage Christmas Card:
This is the time of year I really like digging through my bling and stuff and came across some metal I haven't used in a long time so it got used on this Vintage Style Card.
These trees are some of my Favorite trees!  <3 

Here is what I used for this project:
Gina K. Designs:
*Stamp Set - Christmaas Greenery - Home For The Holidays - & -  Music Notes - From the kit   "Home For The Holidays"
*Pure Luxury Card Stock - Ivory Heavy & Layering Weight,  & Kraft
*Pure Luxury Pattern Paper - Home For The Holidays 
*Premium Dye Inks - Kraft, Warm Cocoa, & Turquoise Sea
*Embossing Powder - Fine Detail - White
   Other Items are Versa Mark, 3D Foam Squares, Tape Runner, Spectrum Noir 
      Markers IG4 &   IG5 for  shadow under trees


Here is a look at the Stamp Tv Kit
"Home For The Holidays"

This Kit is available over at 
Gina K. Designs


Thank You so much for hopping with us today!
I hope you were inspired and take a little time to get inky!  ;)
(Hugs)  Karen <3 

Are you ready to check out all the other wonderful 
projects that are waiting ahead for you to see!  :) 
Click on Cathy Tidwell's link below and Have A Great Day! 


Cathy Tidwellhttp://catdidit.blogspot.com/   


Here is the link to Card Maker's Blog - (http://www.cardmakermagazine.com/blog/)
Where they have lots of inspiration going on! :)




Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Gina K. Designs - October Inspirational Blog Hop Day 3


Welcome Back Everyone!  <3 

The Cast and Crew for Gina K Designs welcomes you
to another fabulous blog hop celebrating the new
Home for the Holidays StampTV Kit and a
number of gorgeous stamp sets by our Illustrator team! 
We hope to inspire you with some beautiful card projects as you hop 
along to each of the designer’s blogs!

Today, we are featuring Beth Silaika’s new “Ian Moose” stamp set
and Claire Brennan’s new stamp sets: Nordic Winter, Noel, 
Festive Foliage and Compliments of the Season. 
Beth’s set, “Ian Moose” is the most adorable moose with cute
accompanying images and fun sentiments! 
Claire’s stamp sets are the best in classic and traditional stamps celebrating this holiday season! 

Today I'm featuring: 

Ian's Moose By: Beth Silaika
&

Noel  By: Claire Brennan 

Enjoy the gorgeous inspiration samples from the team and then comment on each blog for your chance to win a $20 Gina K Designs gift certificate! To see who won, check the Big News Forum at StampTV a few days after the hop.

Here are the two Card Projects I made with Beth's Set! :) 
I love this little moose!  <3
Here are the Gina K. Designs Products used for this card project:
*Stamp Set - Ian Moose  by: Beth Silaika
*Pure Luxury Card Stock - White Heavy Base & Layering WeightCard stock, Red Hot, & Black Onyx
*Premium Dye Ink - Black Onyx
*Gingham Ribbon - Black Onyx
Other Items used - Spectrum Noir & Copic Markers, 3 D Foam squares, Mementos - Black,  Wink Of Stella,  Silver bling from my stash 

Here is the second card I made with Ian Moose stamp set!

Here is the list of Gina K. Designs Products used:
* Stamp Set - Ian Moose  by: Beth Silaika 
* Pure Luxury Card Stock - White Heavy Base & layering Weight, Black Onyx, & Cherry Red
* Premium Dye Ink - Black Onyx & Cherry Red
* Plaid Ribbon - Black Onyx
 Other Items used - Copic Markers, 3D Foam Squares, Wink Of Stella  bling from my stash


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Here are the two projects I made using Claire's
 Beautiful New Set - Noel!  :) 

This was fun to do. I wanted to do a little water coloring. 
So I did the watercolor background for this bold greeting! 
I put Wink Of Stells all over the back ground but avoided the greeting.  :) 

Here is the Gina K. Designs Products I used for this one:
* Stamp Set - Noel - by: Claire Brennan 
* Incentive set for the snowflakes on the background
*Pure Luxury Card Stock - White Heavy Base Weight & Ocean Mist
*Premium Dye Ink - Black Onyx
*Other Items used-Versa Mark, Wink Of Stella, bling from my stash & Water Color Paper 

Second Card:
I love kraft and white so here is what I did! :) 


Gina K. Designs:
* Stamp Set - Noel - by: Claire Brennan
* Other stamp sets- Music Background & Home For The Holiday's (snow flakes) by: Gina K.
* Pure Luxury Card Stock - White Heavy Base & Layering Weight, Kraft
* Premium Dye Inks: Warm Cocoa -inside, and Dark Chocolate fro the music notes
* Gina K.'s Fine Detail Embossing Powder - White
Vellum, 3D Foam Squares 


Ready for more awesome creations?! 
Just click on the links below for more from Gina and the Cast & Crew:


Don’t forget to pop over to the Gina K Designs Store and check out all of the new products available this month in the “What’s New” section at http://www.ginakdesigns.com.

Thank you all for stopping by!
Hope you all have a great week! <3 :)

Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Gina K. Designs - October Inspirational Blog Hop Day 2


Welcome Everyone!!!  :) 

The Cast and Crew for Gina K Designs welcomes you
to another fabulous blog hop celebrating the new 
Home for the Holidays StampTV Kit and
a number of gorgeous stamp sets by our illustrator team! 
We hope to inspire you with some beautiful card projects 
as you hop along to each of the designer’s blogs!

Today, we are featuring 
Melanie Muenchinger’s new “Holiday Frame” stamp set
and Theresa Momber’s new “Dashing” stamp sets. 
Both Melanie and Theresa have hand-drawn these beautiful images 
that will allow you to make a card that is personalized with 
images that you will not find anywhere else!  

"Holiday Frame" By: Melanie Muenchinger

"Dasher" By: Theresa Momber

Enjoy the gorgeous inspiration samples from the team 
and then comment on each blog for your chance to
Win a $20 Gina K Designs gift certificate! 
To see who won, check the Big News Forum at StampTV a few days after the hop.

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I am featuring projects using Melanie Muenchinger's "Holiday Frame" Stamp Set today!
 I used the following Gina K. Designs Products for this card:
*Stamp Sets: By Melanie Muenchinger - Featured Set -Holiday Frame, and Fabulous Holiday                           Fillers & Triple Play Holiday
*Pure Luxury Card Stock Jelly Bean Green, & White Layering Weight
*Premium Dye Ink: Black Onyx, Christmas Pine, & Ocean Mist, Cherry Red, Jelly Bean Green
Colored the frame with Spectrum Noir markers, and used 3D Foam squares to pop up the layer! 


I just had to make a shaker... Still learning those! :) 


So I grabbed a few items, and here is what I used:
Gina K. Designs:
* Stamp Set: Holiday Frame by: Melanie Muenchinger
* Pure Luxury Card Stock: White Heavy Base, Blue Denim & White layering weight
* Premium Dye Ink: Ocean Mist, Moonlit Fog, Black Onyx, Cherry Red, Fresh Asparagus, 
   Jelly Bean Green & Lovely Lavender 
* Prismatic Glitter - Frozen
Gold Twine,  Gold Foil

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I had fun with the Pattern Paper and this stamps set!

I used these items for this project:
Gina K. Designs:
* Stamp Set - Holiday Frame By: Melanie Muenchinger
* Pure Luxury Card Stock - White Heavy Base Weight
* Pure Luxury Pattern Paper - Home For The Holidays
* Premium Dye Inks - Turquoise Sea, Ocean Mist, Jelly Bean, & Christmas Pine
 Other items - Copic & Spectrum Noir Markers

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This one uses Melanie's Holiday Frame 
and the Incentive set - Holly Jolly
I used the following items for this Wintery Christmas Card:
Gina K. Designs:
* Stamp Sets - Holiday Frame  & Holly Jolly
* Pure Luxury Card Stock - Blue Denim, White Layering Weight
* Premium Dye Ink - Blue Denim, Fresh Asparagus, Jelly Bean, Red Hot,  & Powder Blue 
* Gingham Ribbon - Red Hot
  Other items, Silver Foil, 3D Foam Squares,  Copic Markers, Glue Dot, 2 way Glue Pen 

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I made on with Theresa's Set - Dasher
I love this set and can't wait to get it really inky!  :)
I love all the color poinsettias but I really like the White ones too! 
Here are the items I used for this one!  :)
Gina K. Designs:
* Stamp Set - Dasher  By: Theresa Momber
*Pure Luxury Card Sock - white Heavy Base & Layering Weight
*Premium Dye Ink - Moonlit Fog
* Gina K. - Silver Sparkle Ribbon
* Metallic Card Stock - Silver
 Other Items - Copic & Spectrum Markers and some sequins 


Ready for more awesome creations?! 
Just click on the links below for more from Gina and the Cast & Crew:

Don’t forget to pop over to the Gina K Designs Store and check out all of the new products available this month in the “What’s New” section at http://www.ginakdesigns.com.

Thank you so much for stopping by!
Have a great week! <3 :)