Wednesday, November 30, 2011

Gina K Designs November Release Inspiration Hop, Day 1!

Hey ya'll!! I hope you all had fun at the party last night...I had to run to the quick care spot for my foot that has been giving me fits all week...well both of them really...and it's what I thought it was, stress fractures! Sure painful as all get out! I just got to keep it up and stay off it as much as possible...OKay...lol. HARD to do at times! Anyways, How about some awesome eye candy for ya? Since I got FOUR cards to show ya, will try not to be so chatty, lol!

Melanie Muenchinger has two sets out this month...up first is Stately Flowers...this is first in a series that I am totally psyched about! LOVING it! Of course, had to show my TEXAS Pride!



and next up is Melanie's Make A Statement...here is what I did with this one....of course focusing on Texas once again, lol!



Up next are cards made with the new Stamp Duos stamp sets. Gina will have all the details about these sets are her blog! Here is one using the Close Knit Friends Duo:




And this next one uses the Because of You Duo:





Ok, that is all from me today! BUT, here is more eye candy for you!!

*Gina K

*Melanie MuenchingerIllustrator Stately Flowers and Make a Statement

*Carolina Buchting

*Cathy Tidwell<---You are here! *

Deb Felts

*Donna Baker

*Emily Giovanni

*Giovana Smith

*Jennie Harper

*Jimmi Mayo

*Lee Murphy

*Michelle Woerner

*Sharon Harnist

*Suzanne Dean

*Theresa Momber

*Tina Gilliland

*Vicki Dutcher

Thanks sooo much for stopping by today! See ya tomorrow for Day 2 of our Inspiration Hops for you! AND hopefully the foot is feeling better! :D
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Card #1
Stamps: Stately Flowers by Melanie Muenchinger from Gina K Designs
Papers: Gina K and SU! cardstock and retired dp from SU!
Accessories: Star brad from SU!, oval punches, ribbon, quickutz die folder, pop dots, copic markers.
Card #2
Stamps: Make a Statement by Melanie Muenchinger from Gina K Designs
Papers: Gina K cardstocks, old map of Texas
Accessories: twine, spellbinders edgabilities postage stamp, distressing tool, distress ink and sponge, pop dots.
Card #3
Stamps: Close Knit Friends Duo from Gina K Designs
Papers: Gina K cardstocks, Basic Grey dp
Accessories: seam binding for ribbon, corsage pens, vellum, copic markers, circle nesties, inverted scallop nesties, pop dots, paper doily, glue dot.
Card #4
Stamps: Because of You Duo from Gina K Designs
papers: Gina K And SU! cardstock
Accessories: Tim Holtz music mask, musical crepe ribbon, tag nesties and mega oval nesties, sponge and distress ink in vintage rose, pop dots.

85 comments:

Else49 said...

Thank you for your samples of the stamps.

Theresa Momber said...

Stunning, Cat! They are all so warm and rich. Love that music note crepe ribbon!

Teri said...

Very pretty!

Becky said...

All of these are beautiful

Vicki Dutcher said...

Missed you at the party -- hope you are rested now! Meanwhile, fabulous samples!! Love the Bluebell card~

Lagene said...

WOWZERS! Amazing cards!

Melanie said...

Of course, you know I love those Texas designs!the tab on the file and ribbons is such a great treatment! Absolutely lovin' the State-ment card!! The Because of you card rally caught my eye before I love the stenciling you did on pink and the crepe!

Karen (TLgirl353) said...

Cat- You never disppoint-these are wonderful cards!

Angie said...

Gorgeous cards!!! REally beautiful art work!!

jazy1m said...

Loved all your cards. Love what you did with the ribbon on the Texas flower card. Thanks for sharing.

judybob3 said...

Great job.....love the new sets!!

Tina Gilliland said...

GREAT TX cards, GF! Is that musical ribbon?? Nice!!!

Retta said...

Fun to see all the samples of the stamps.

Tami B. said...

Wonderful cards. You did a fantastic job on all of them.

Susan said...

Love the cards. Beautiful work. Thanks for sharing them.

Pam~ said...

Love all the ribbon on your stunning cards! Great layouts and color too!

alex said...

You have been busy, beautiful cards Cat, I do so love the music ribbon!

Sharon said...

Great cards - like them all!

Michelle (sf9erfan) said...

Great cards Kat! I love your Texas card the most. Using the map in the background is a fun and clever thing!!

Joan said...

Thanks for your great ideas and samples of all of these fun stamp designs. Love it!

Marcia said...

Love all these cards - great designs. The state one is my favorite!

Emily said...

Wow I love them all!

janice moss said...

Very nice! Love your choice of colors and really like the " Because of You"!

Elvira said...

I can't get enough of the flowers, I also love the knitting card.

Barbra said...

great cards! lots of inspiration. Thanks for sharing.

mermaid fenicia said...

Those are really beautiful cards. ^_^ I wish I have the money to buy those stamps.

Barbara Colbert said...

Very nice!!! Great samples!

Giovana said...

Hope you are feeling better today dear Cat!! Your cards are fantastic!!

lisa808 said...

Fabulous samples.

Anita Braddock said...

Love the new stamp set. they are great. love the way you made your cards.the colors and the papers are perfect. love the Ribbon it gives that pop factor. thanks for sharing and for the chance to win.
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Luv 2 Create said...

Cat, all of these cards are stunning. What a fabulous release! Really love the because of you card. Music mask and tape were a fabulous combo with this stamp.
Marcie

Lori said...

Cat I love all of your cards, they are fantastic!!!

scrappinmommom said...

Loving those Texas cards. Beautiful flower. Nice to see something for the knitters. My daughter and daughter-in-law, as well as my Mom knit. Love it!

Brenda Lee said...

Stunning!!! I love how you used the doily.

Lynn B. said...

I'm so sorry to hear that you're feet are so painful. Please take care of yourself! Thanks for the card samples. I just love the one where you used a piece of a map as the dp. VERY cool! But of course, they're all perfect, as always!

Designs By Sky said...

Looking at all your beatiful cards, trying to figure out the one I like best, but I LOVE them all! TFS

littlestamper said...

Gorgeous cards!!!

The T-Shirt & Tole Shop said...

wonderful cards. thanks for sharing

scraplizard said...

Your cards are nice

elizabeth said...

Love the tilting of the different panels and then the sudden switch into delicate doilies for the knitting basket and I love that silhouette image. It's so versatile.

Wide Eyed Stamper said...

You never disappoint Cat :) love your cards!

Chris said...

Gorgeous cards, Cat! What a great release. Can't wait to see the rest of the samples!

Pauline said...

Such wonderful creations! I have such fond memories of visitng TX years ago. It must have been hard to choose which images to create with first! I adore all your creations displayed... and am happy to be your latest follower!
hugs and blessings, from a WAY DOWN SOUTH (Australia)
Pauline

Sylvia said...

Cat these are beautiful cards. Hope your feet get better.

peggy wainman said...

Gorgeous cards as usual!

Ravengirl said...

Such fabulous cards! I love that you are showing your Texas pride!

Lorraine said...

Ooh gorgeous cards! Love the colors & designs on all of them!

MyAuntKath said...

Love your ideas! Absolutely in awe of the Because of you card, Love the pink and the sheet music! Great job/

TrinaM said...

Really vibrant and stunning cards. TFS.

Sandy said...

Great cards!

Cheryl O said...

Your sample cards are quite lovely, great job!!

Gayle said...

Awesome cards, Cat.

Gayle said...

Awesome cards, Cat.

Donna Phelan said...

Such beautiful cards! The next is more beautiful than the last! Love the map under one of them, the musical notes on another.....really beautiful, gorgeous cards!

Gwen said...

OH, I LOVE these! Our dd lives in TX so lovin' those TX cards!!

Golda said...

What wonderful cards. I love your music ribbon.

Mary D said...

Beautiful cards. Thank you for sharing.

Riette said...

Using your country's map is so clever. And I love that silhouette stamp

Kelly said...

What fantastic cards! I love them all! I especially love that cute music ribbon!

KAY LONG said...

Great job on all of your cards. Thank you for sharing.

Kay S said...

Oh, wow, Cat! All four of your cards are just fabulous! I am especially fond of the last one. The music background on it is prefect.

KonaRose said...

Hi, Kat,
Your love for Texas is sure shining through! Love your cards and textures, esp the doily ribbon around the yarn basket - coolio!

Betty Neville said...

WOW Cat! Four amazing cards! Love them all - I honestly can't choose a favorite!

Valerie said...

Your cards are all very inspirational. Very well done. I love these stamps.

Lucy said...

You always have such interesting touches. Love the tab folder look and the use of the map image as a background paper. Perfect!

Kris said...

I think the silhouetted couple is my favorite of all! Love the "love" of it! TFS!

Kris in Alaska
funamom at yahoo dot com

Nasir said...

The blue and green combination and the tags are very beautiful.

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Marie said...

Nice cards,so talented. Thanks

Bertha W said...

Just loved your background masking. Definetly goes with the dancing couple!

Debbie Rogers said...

Your Texas card makes me miss my Texas family Cat! Such great colors!

Susan said...

Great cards. Love them all.

Nanette said...

I just love those dancers. They will probably be my next purchase.

naneruth said...

All are wonderful!

Lee (LuvLee on SCS) said...

I LUV your Texas cards!!! And the chic style you have is just so gorgeous to look at!!

Payne Holler Cards said...

love all the details - each one of these is spectacular!

mtscrapgal said...

Your cards are so stunning. I love the music trimmings on the couple card. Thanks

sharon g said...

We call those Lupines, and I LOVE THEM!!

Sheahasu said...

Love the map for the background. Looks great!

Carol said...

Super versatile sets with lovely images! It is so fun to see all the different projects they can make. Thanks for the inspiration!]



Carol B
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Pati said...

Very pretty cards! I love the color scheme and your layout of the Texas flower card. I like your layout and layers on the states card. The colors and the musical elements with that layout of the couple card is very pretty!

Judy I said...

Fabulous cards. I love the one with the map.

Carolina said...

You did an absolutely beautiful job with all the sets Cat - love how each card is vastly different from the next. Gorgeous in every way!!!

Sue D said...

Fabulous--I like the special touches on each card.

Miriam Prantner said...

Great cards! I love the one with texas highlighted. So cute!

Shirley said...

Wow! You have really been producing! I love all four of these.

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