Monday, October 29, 2012

Gina K Designs Inspiration Blog Hop- Stately Flowers 5 and Vogue Vases 2


The Design Team for Gina K. Designs welcomes you to another fabulous Inspiration Blog Hop!!! Gina and the Design Team 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 deeply etched, pre-cut Gina K. Designs stamps! To see the full list of winners check the Big News forum at Stamp TV a couple of days after the hops!!


Today I have two cards using sets from the October release which can be found in the What's New section at Gina K Designs.


For my first card I used Stately Flowers 5 and the frame from Take Note

Supplies:
Card stock:  Pure Luxury Hot Cocoa, Honey Mustard (Gina K Designs)
Stamps: Stately Flowers 5, Take Note (Gina K Designs)
Ink: Espresso, Red Barn (Clearsnap
10lb Hemp
Gems: Gold (Want2Scrap)
Embossing Folder: Sizzix
3-D Foam Squares (Scrapbook Adhesives by 3L™)


Instructions
  1. Create 4.25"x 5.5" card base from Cocoa card stock.
  2. Place embossing folder on bottom half of card front and emboss.
  3. Wrap hemp around area where embossing ends. 
  4. Stamp frame from Take Note stamp set onto honey mustard card stock with espresso ink. Cut out.
  5. Stamp sunflower image from Stately Flowers 5 stamp set in bottom corner of frame with red ink. Stamp again slightly off center with espresso ink.
  6. Stamp greeting. Attach to card base with 3D foam squares.


Next up, I have a sample using Vogue Vases 2 and the frame from Take Note 

Supplies:
Cardstock: Pure Luxury White (Gina K Designs)
Stamps: Vogue Vases 2, Take Note (Gina K Designs)
Ink: Espresso (Clearsnap)
Markers: Touch Twin YR21, G43 (Shinhan)
Gems: Green (Want2Scrap)
Corner rounder (Fiskars)
3-D Foam Squares (Scrapbook Adhesives by 3L™)


Instructions
  1. Create 4.25"x 5.5" card base from white card stock. Round bottom corners.
  2. Stamp frame from Take Note stamp set onto white card stock with espresso ink. Cut out.
  3. Stamp flower image from Vogue Vases 2 stamp set in bottom corner of frame. 
  4. Color flowers and add gems to centers.
  5. Stamp greeting. Attach to card base with 3D foam squares.


Here are the stamp sets used for these 2 cards:




72 comments:

catdidit said...

OH so gorgeous Tami! You do so rock the CAS designs!

Carolyn King said...

Beautiful cards Tami. Love how you framed them both :)

Maria said...

beautiful cards

crotnem said...

TFS such nice looking cards~

99scrapper said...

Love the hello friend. So simple yet eye catching :)

Lori said...

Simply gorgeous Tami!!

Vicki Dutcher said...

LOVE BOTH! :)

Christy Q @ SchnauzerCrafts Creations said...

So pretty - I love the layout you used for both cards and the monochromatic look of the first card is very striking.

Beate said...

I will HAVE to use your frame on my next card. LOVE how you framed both images of your cards with it.
HUGS

Theresa Momber said...

Tami, these are fabulous! I love how the images work so perfectly with your Take Note frame. Great designs!

Judy Woodland said...

I love your cards Tami. They are always so CAS, but elegant and stunning. Thanks for the inspiration!!

Sherry said...

Great job both your cards are gorgeous

Colleen said...

Both are Gorgeous cards. Like the CAS of them both
ColleenB.

Cathy Homan said...

Very cute cards. Thanks for the inspiration.

Beastybunny said...

Lovely cards! Both so simple but elegant!

Olga said...

Beautiful projects Tami!

Melanie said...

I REALLY like Honey Mustard on the Warm Cocoa like that! and the distressed stripe embossing is terrific!

bridget22868 said...

GOOD JOB! Both cards are very nice yet very simple and quick to make! Thanks for sharing!

Karen (TLgirl353) said...

These are terrific Tami! I like your style!!!

Betty said...

I really like your style...love the vase card. Thanks for sharing.

Verna Angerhofer said...

Your cards are both beautiful and I love the colors you implemented in them. That makes them perfect for Autumn giving.

Lagene said...

Love your CAS cards!

Robin said...

Your little CAS cards pack a big punch! Great cards.

meemee48 said...

Great cards, love the one on kraft card stock.

Marsha said...

Just love both CAS cards. Love the Autumn feel to the first and the crispness of the second. Thank you for the wonderful ideas.

Sonya van Stee said...

beautiful cards, Tami! Love the clean and simple look of the 2nd one, and the first one almost looks like a cool pocket on a pair of corduroy pants! I like it!

Joan V said...

Tami, love the framing on the cards. These are both beautiful clean and simple cards I can CASE. Thanks for the inspiration.

Em's Thoughts said...

Tami, you rock. I just love your cards.

Giovana said...

Love your CAS cards Tami!!

--Marcy said...

Really nice Tami!

Sharon said...

Beautiful cards! The Thanksgiving card is so pretty done like that.

Sharon said...

Beautiful cards! The Thanksgiving card is so pretty done like that.

Snoopy said...

Simply elegant! Love it!

Hugs,
Snoopy :D

Unknown said...

love the subtle colors
thank you
Hollu

BevB said...

Great cards, thanks

AJ said...

awesome CAS cards Tami- love them!

Carol said...

Great projects! I love the new sets, they are so pretty!

Carol B
ciaoitalia2007(at)gmail(dot)com

Rosy Newlun said...

Dear Tami - Your cards are so sweet. I read about Beth on your previous post. Will definitely say a prayer and add her to my send a card list <3 much love rosy

fidjet23 said...

Tami, I really like your cards. They are both beautiful. Love the embossing on the first one and the bling. You have inspired me to make some cards that are clean and simple.
Thank you for sharing!!!
Barb

klarcher said...

I'm loving the inspiration I'm getting from this blog hop

nancy said...

nice looking cards, thanks

Riette said...

Oh that CAS card with the flowers is great! The dotted frame is perfect.

naneruth said...

Very nice CAS cards!

Donna Phelan said...

Wonderful cards, I love the simplicity of them.....they make me happy!

Anita Braddock said...

Wow Gorgeous cards love the attention to details and the colors thanks for sharing

Melinda said...

Great CAS designs! Well done.

PiscesGirl said...

I love both of your cards. They are fabulous. Very CAS and gorgeous.

Marianne said...

Love your cards...so pretty!

Ravengirl said...

Beautiful clean and simple cards!

Joyce Evans Erb said...

@ gorgeous CAS cards but I find the red and white to be stunning!

itzamitzi said...

Pretty fall-like cards. I love the half embossing on the sunflower card and the sweet simplicity of the second one.

Barb B said...

Love the friendship card. You take simple and make it beautiful.

Stampin_melissa said...

Such lovely cards! Love your sunflower card, could even go to a masculine friend!

Sue D said...

Great CAS cards using these stamps.

Joni said...

Beautiful cards. Thank you for sharing.

NJMullins said...

Great simple cards. The first gives such a masculine feel while being lovely, too!

usharon said...

I adore your cards! The simplicity of Hello Friend stood out to me as a favorite

Golda said...

Simple and beautiful!

Sharon said...

Both cards are fab, I always love your cards You always know when to leave well enough alone

Dee said...

Your first card might be acceptable as a masculine card, but the second card is definitely feminine with its petite stem of flowers. Nicely done!

Jan Castle said...

Nicely done!!!
Paper Hugs,
Jan

Diana Evensen said...

Really nice CAS cards. CAS is hard to do, and these are terrific.

Barbara said...

Such sweet cards Tami. Love your design layout and color palette on both cards.

Lee said...

Oh these are simply sweet and divine Tami!!

Joni said...

I am a huge CAS fan. Nice work.

Sarah Biswabic said...

Very beautiful cards!

miatagal said...

Beautiful cards, Tami! TFS. Wonderful new sets; great work, illustrators!!!

Creations From The Heart Of Dawn said...

Gorgeous! Love the Thanksgiving one! With the stitching and pop up of the sunflower it looks like leather!

Thanks for sharing!!

Marianne said...

i love the simplicity of your cards. Just so lovely. Thanks for sharing. i am a new follower

Kris in Alaska said...

Really, really love the sunflower card! Love those colors!

Kris in Alaska
funamom at yahoo dot com

Betty Neville said...

These are just lovely, Tami!

Carolina said...

Another set of beauties! Love the monochromatic card and how it cries out Fall!