Tuesday, September 2, 2014

Gina K Designs August 2014 Blog Hop!! Day 1!!

Hey y'all!! I am so glad to have you stop by my poor neglected blog today! :D




The Cast and Crew for Gina K Designs welcomes you to another fabulous Inspiration Blog Hop! Gina, along with the Cast and Crew and Guest Designers, will inspire you with many beautiful ideas! And 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.



Up first today with me is Melanie's newest set called, Fabulous Frame Fillers And here is my card for today:


Oh My Goodness! this set has sooo many possibilities I had to write ideas down because Id forget themlol! I made this card and also made a little bookmark to go with it! :D It has burlap on this which I used some Distress Paints on to distress it up a bit. Super quick and fun card!

Up next is card using the new Stv Kit!

For this card, I wanted to show that you dont have to be one of the master color=ers out there! I love how this looks with the b/w and kraft!

Ok, ready for some awesome eyey candy? Here are the links!

from the Illustrators and Design Team!!



Ok, that's all from me for today! Be sure to come on back tomorrow for some more inspiration! Cant wait to show ou Theresa's set!!


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Card Details:
Card #1:
Stamps: Fabulous Frame Fillers by Melanie Muenchinger from Gina K Designs
Papers: Gina K cardstocks and DCWV Burlap cardstock
Accessories: Swirly Rhinestones, paper rose, Distress Paints and inks, pop dots, twine.
Card #2
Stamps: Stamps used: The Simple Things StampTV kit from Gina K Designs
Papers: Gina K cardstocks, DCWV corrugated cardstock, half silver pearls, twine, scallop border die, typewriter letters, distress paint in black soot, small banner by WeRMemory keepers.

58 comments:

Mrs. GraceWorks said...

The black, white and kraft card is STUNNING! I love all the texture you used!!

Melanie said...

I love the bookmark design with the filler pieces, that is terrific. :)

Karen Hightower said...

Cat, I love both of these cards. I love the burlap & how you dressed it up. I also love the way you designed the second card. :)

Joyce Casaldi said...

Good for you for writing them down, I never remember! Lovely cards!

Tami Priebe said...

You use so many creative elements, beautiful!!

jeb said...

Thank you for some great card ideas.

Beth said...

Super pretty cards Cat - love all the bling!

Susan White said...

Love your cards Cat!! You have the most amazing sense of design!!

D'Bee said...

Amazing! The possibilities are endless!

ET said...

Nice examples of using different materials and textures.

Cheryl Harms said...

I really like your designs. The burlap adds so much interest to the first card and I love the black and white on the 2nd card.

Lisa K said...

Love the cards. The black, white, and kraft looks great! Still very classy.

Teri said...

Very nice design!

Judy I, St. Louis MO said...

Great cards. I love the burlap background and the bookmark. Thanks for the wonderful inspiration.

Doodlepie said...

You really add just enough interest to keep the eye moving. Great designs

Nana Griffin said...

Wow, burlap on the whole card front! How cool is that. Lovely ideas for the two sets.

Loretta Rush said...

Love the texture and colors you used!

Loretta Rush said...

Great use of texture in your cards! Love the way you used the burlap.

Verna Angerhofer said...

Beautiful cards indeed! I love all the texture you implement in each of them.

Diana-Chuck Scott said...

Love your cards! They look like mine - hand made! And not always "just perfect"! And love your humor - always brightens up my day! Thanks for both! Hugs!

Kay S said...

Cool cards! Love that burlap background on the first one!

Dee Earnshaw said...

These two cards are truly gorgeous. Love the color combination you have used, including using the burlap. You know how to make a card POP:)

Carole said...

Great cards. What a great idea to include the bookmark.

MsJudyC said...

Love the color combos, beautiful.

Sue D said...

Great card designs and colors.

Dee Earnshaw said...

Cat, these cards are gorgeous. love the colors you have used and the added texture of the burlap. Really pretty. Thank you for the inspiration

Cindy Roman-Daversa said...

Your cards are like works of art! Fabulous!

Cindy Roman-Daversa said...

Your cards are like works of art! Fabulous!

clavell said...

The cards are wonderful...so inspiring...love how you made the tag with the Fillers set!

Anouk said...

love your scrap-cards

Leta said...

Beautiful...

Donna said...

Great use of the new stamps and the burlap! :-)

Joyce Evans Erb said...

Love how you used the crystal bling with a vinage card...would not think it would work but it does. Love the crinkle in the second card. I always like your style

Ann De Valk said...

Nice,very creative.

Iris said...

Great cards - love the colors and the bling.
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Pat Jandacek said...

"Super quick and fun card"? It doesn't look super quick to me! Both cards are lovely. Thanks for sharing.

Golda said...

Great cards! I love the one with the burlap.

Rose Hackman said...

Thanks for showing a non-colored card. The black/white/kraft color combo is a fun one that I will have to try!

Marianne said...

Beautiful, thanks for sharing you lovely works!!

jandbspiegel said...

Wow - beautiful cards. Lots of texture.

cardscookiecarrotcake said...

Great cards, never thought of stamping on burlap. I've got to try it, I also like the bookmark.

Kathy Krug said...

You always add so many interesting touches to your cards. These are real beauties.

Cammi said...

Burlap is so on trend right now, and your use on the card is genius! Thanks for the inspiration!

Dawn S. said...

Love the second card! The black and white with the kraft really stands out.

Irene Grau said...

Lovely cards!

Jeanne Elenbaas said...

Love how you use the different textures.

Cindy Horvath said...

LOVE the Kraft card. Def. a lot of eye candy. :)

Robin said...

Fantastic cards.

Julie S. said...

Both of these are great cards! I really like what you did with the burlap.

Gayle said...

Whoa...amazing cards and awesome bookmark.

Janice Riedel said...

Love the designs! Thanks for the inspiration.

lindarhea said...

Love the fall colors of the Thanks Card.

lindarhea said...

Love the colors in the Fall Card "Thanks" love the technique.

lindarhea said...

Love the Fall "Thanks" Card and the fall colors.

Sandy M said...

Both cards are fabulous but my favorite is the first card with the bookmark. Color, layout and all are beautiful.

Helen F. said...

Cat, your cards are lovely. The b/w and kraft card is an awesome combo of color, texture and design.
The bookmark idea is terrific too. :-)

Parker said...

I like the added bookmark to your card, and YOUR cards are eye-candy as well. Great job.

Joni said...

Lovely cards. I love the fall one. Great job.

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