Monday, January 19, 2015

Gina K Designs Inspirational Blog Hop!!!

Hi Every One, I'm so glad you stopped by.
The Cast and Crew for Gina K Designs welcomes you to another fabulous Inspiration Blog Hop! Gina, along with the Cast and Crew, will inspire you with many beautiful ideas!  As you hop through their blogs, make sure to leave a comment on each of them because we will choose a few random comments and those stampers will each win a grab bag of Gina K. Designs products! To see the full list of winners check the Big News Forum at StampTV a few days after the hops.
This was made with Melanie Muenchinger's
New Stamp Set: "Stately Flowers 9"
The following Gina K. Designs Products used were:
Pure Luxury Card Stock in-Sweet Corn, Sweet Mango, Grass Green,
Black Onyx, White Layering Weight.
Inks: Sweet Corn, Sweet Mango
Ribbon-Sweet Mango
Spectrum Noir Markers & Pencils. 
Momentos - Black
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This is the card I showed at the release party.
It is made with Gina K Designs Pure Luxury Card Stock In:
 Heavy Base Weight-White, Prickly Pear, Cranberry Tart,
White Layering Weight.
I scored the lines for the background, and added white ink to panel.
Ocean Mist ink around image. Ribbon - Cranberry Tart.
Spectrum Noir markers & pencils.

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Next Up is: Knit Wit Diva
By: Debbie Corbari
I made a Gift Card-Card! LOL
Using Gina K. Designs Pure Luxury Card Stock in:
Innocent Pink& Cranberry Tart
Patterned Paper from "Petals & Wings"
Ink-Innocent Pink & Cranberry Tart
Ribbons & Pearls & Button
Wink Of Stella
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This is the one made for the Release as well! 
Gina K Designs Pure Luxury Card Stock in:
White Heavy Weight Base, Kraft, Ocean Mist,
& White Layering Weight.
I used Ocean Mist & Turquoise Sea in on the rug she is sitting on! 
She is colored with Spectrum Noir Markers & Pencils.
Button-White & Twine in Kraft.

Here is a look at the stamp sets:
Stately Flowers 9
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Knit- Wit Diva



Ready for more awesome creations?! Just click on the links below for more from the Illustrators and Design Team!!

Gina K
Melanie Muenchinger Illustrator of Stately Flowers 9
Debbie CorbariIllustrator of Knit Wit Diva
Beth Silaika
Cathy Tidwell
Karen Hightower - You Are Here!
Kendra Wietstock
Laurie Schmidlin
Lee Murphy
Sean Fetterman
Tricia Traxler
                                           
Thanks so much for stopping by! Be sure to leave 
a comment for a chance to win! 
Happy Stamping!!!  :)

71 comments:

Melanie said...

The orange flowers came out fantastic, wowee! Your diva ripped jeans card is to die for! Aren't you sassy?!

Beth said...

I really like the orange and green card - the colors go so pretty together - and I love the soothing calm blue/kraft one!

Bonnie said...

Each of your cards looks like labors of love, so much detail and though fulness. It always amazes me how your vivid colors are calming to me.

SofiaS said...

It coloring on your flowers are most beautiful!

Becky said...

I love how the flower pops off the side in the first card. I love the gift card idea. That would be perfect to give a gift card for crafting. They are all great cards. Thanks for sharing.

Brandi R said...

AWESOME cards! Love the layouts and oh the colors....just love the colors!!

scrappinmommom said...

Lovely color combinations on the flower cards. The knitting cards are just too cute. My daughter-in-law knits and I must get this set for her.

Melinda said...

Karen, your cards are so detailed and amazing! You have a gift for choosing colors. And I love the way the flowers jump off the card in the green and orange sample.

Tammie Lien said...

Such beautiful cards Karen!

claudia said...

Love the brightness of your Orange/green/yellow Card! and the brick flower card is so swesome! The diva cards are so different and amazing, love how one can be so delicate in pink and reds and the other so fun with the diva in those wonderfully worn jeans! Great work!

Debbie Corbari said...

WOW! All of these cards are amazing! That green and orange first card is so eye catching beautiful! And I love your distressed diva...and your gift card card!

Judy I, St. Louis MO said...

Super cards. Love the orange colored flower.

Ro Donner said...

Gosh, call your cards are awesome and I love the new stamp sets. But that first one done with the Sweet Mango just absolutely POPS! Love it!

BeLinda Andrews said...

These r definitely WOW factor !! WOW love all of them from the flower one too the close knit one . I've said early that I don't usually use flowers on my cards and never used the diva one . But wow what an inspiration . Thanks so much for sharing .

Dee Earnshaw said...

These cards are just gorgeous, Karen. Love al the work you have put into them from the layering to the designing and coloring of the images. Particularly love your pocket card truly inspirational.

Colleen Howell said...

Love the flower cards, so pretty and any one would enjoy receiving them

Marty Keil said...

These cards are wonderful. That first one is really bright and beautiful. Great job. Thanks

Heidi Stamps said...

I really love the orange and green color combo! Great card examples!

Macimbalo said...

Great cards, so inspiring. I think my favorite is the first one, love the layout and the colors.

Lisa K said...

Love the gift card you made with the Knit Whit Diva! It would be so wonderful to give to a knitter. The orange flower is great also. I love the flowers.

KT said...

Your card is stunning. The orange and green together really make it pop.

Sharon said...

Beautiful cards! Especially like the orange/green - so striking!

Verna Angerhofer said...

All the cards are fantastic. I love the spring look to all the floral ones. And, great use of the Knitting Diva designs too!

Kathy E. said...

The orange and yellow card was so "happy"..and the other 3 were lovely..while I don't knit anymore, I may need to get that cute set!

Kelly said...

All kinds of fun going on here! Thanks for sharing such awesome cards!

ET said...

Nice layouts and the ripped jeans are amusing.

Mama said...

I keep forgetting about embossed backgrounds. hey really enhance the card. Thanks

clavell said...

Wow...your first card is a wonderful design...then came more!!!

Kathy Krug said...

Love how you made a valentine using the diva. Soo cute. Great designs, Karen.

Sue D said...

I like the color combos and embossed backgrounds on your cards.

Tami Priebe said...

I absolutely love your use of layers and textures in your cards, how gorgeous!! Thanks for the inspiration.

vanda pulver said...

love all of your cards,hard to pick one
they all stand out

lindarhea said...

I really like the first card Sunflowers and it is so bold and colorful, love it. and another fav is the friendship card for Valentines day, love it.

Donna Phelan said...

lol sassy, I read Mel's comment! Well aren't you?!?! haha Wonderful cards, looks like you're having FUN! Happy New Year, btw!

Deena Sheranko said...

Embossing is one of my favorite techniques! I like how you incorporated it on these cards!

Lee Kendel said...

Your flower cards are my favorite so far on this hop.

Tracy McBee said...

Just Gorgeous, Every one of them!
Your use of multiple techniques is astounding but I especially love the Stately Flowers Best Wishes the colors warm me up on a cold gray winter day!

Diana-Chuck Scott said...

Awesome cards! Love the orange! So cheerful! Thanks for sharing!

Sheila said...

While all the cards are eye-catching, my favorites are the cards featuring the flowers...love the colors used.

Linda said...

These cards are definitely awesome. Love the vivid colors . The Knit-Wit Diva cards are to die for and I absolutely love the gift card holder card. So cute. Thanks for sharing.

Linda D.

sally said...

What a great way to showcase a gift card.

jules said...

I love the color pop of the green and orange card and the gift card design is cute and clever. They are all lovely!

Helen F. said...

Your coloring is amazing, Karen. Love all the color schemes you came up with.
And, the knitting Diva is just too darn cute! Lovin' her ripped jeans :-)

Sharon Fontenot said...

These stamp sets obviously leave the card maker lots of options of colors to use in his/her card making. Karen you have used such a wonderful variety of colors.

Karen (TLgirl353) said...

Karen, these are just adorable cards!

Iris said...

Pretty cards and great stamps.
isoscia at aol dot com

Judy Woodland said...

LOVE, LOVE, LOVE them all!!! Great textured backgrounds! As usual, thanks for the great inspiration!!!

Tee King said...

Great color combination in "Best
Wishes" card. The colors really pop. Great job!

Gayle said...

love the color combinations and layouts. Your diva is darling.

Sandra Schroeder said...

Your cards are so great! I love the colors on the daisy cards....from the bright orange and green of the first card to the softer yellow and blue of the next. Love the cards and the sentiments on the last two cards.

cjgusloff57 said...

Wow, very nice cards!

Debbie said...

love the orange against the green
upnurse at aol dot com

Dawn S. said...

Beautiful cards! Thanks for the inspiration.

Jan Castle said...

Wonderful design work using the stamps...cool cards!

Julie S. said...

These cards are great! I especially like the ones made with the black eyed Susans.

Bonnie Strebe said...

I absolutely love the way you layered the cards and the way you made the flowers come right off the card as well as the use of the knitter sitting on a rug. Your use of colors makes me want to do these cards. Thanks for sharing.

Brooke said...

I just love these two sets. I like seeing the black-eyed susans done in different colors.

Loretta Rush said...

Love your cards, especially the orange one. Thanks so much for the inspiration!

Jim Burton said...

Karen,

I like all of your card designs (even if I though I would probably change the pink "Gift Card-Card" to another color, because I have never been much of a "pink girl"), but I especially like the Black-eyed Susan cards.

Linda B

Cheryl Depler said...

Yeah, another hop and shop! Great stamp sets, wish I could get all of them! Thanks! You are popping with spring colors and ideas here!

Nana Griffin said...

All are great cards but my eye was drawn to the Black Eyed Susan flower. Love the wall background you created on it.

Debbie Lou said...

The flower cards are simply divine! I almost felt spring here in my chilly house :)

Joann6274 said...

WOW this flower stamp set is just gorgeous! I love your cards and how beautiful you color~
Hugs,
Jo
♥ Jo's Scrap Shack ♥

Robin said...

These are just fabulous and so sweet.

Janeen said...

i like the bright cheery colors of that top card

terrie said...

Awesome coloring on your first two flower cards.
The other two from the knitting stamp set you did a fantastic job on them.
Well done

Lagene said...

Super cool cards, I especially love the orange & green card!

Devy Collins said...

Love your cards! So cute!

serenity6883 said...

Your cards are all so pretty! Great inspirations. Thank you.

Judy Shuck said...

Beautiful cards! Love your color combinations.

Tanya said...

I love them all but the orange is my FAV!! The color combinations go very well and your design work compliments wonderfully!!