Thursday, July 17, 2014

Poppy Sketches Poppies

Dear Ones~
Hope this post finds you well. It's a glorious day here, and we are promised more of the same through the rest of the weekend.
Today's card has been designed for the Poppy Sketches Challenge . Here are the sketch and colors we were invited to use this week:
And here's my card:
I thought this was kind of a fun sketch to play with. I chose to cut a square out of the top of the card and insert the image behind it. You can't see the dimension too well in the photo, but it's there. Then I did a double frame using the green and black from the challenge colors.

These are the materials I used:
Gina K Designs White Card Stock
Gina K Designs Black Onyx Card Stock
Gina K Designs Fresh Asparagus Card Stock
Graphic 45 In the Garden Patterned Paper
Sweet and Sassy Poppies and Greetings Stamp
Gina K Designs Out West 2 Stamp for Greeting
Die-namics Swirly Butterfly Die
Copic Markers
Black Enamel Accents

That's it for me today. Thanks for taking a peek, I love your wonderful comments!! Hope you all have a great weekend.

Monday, July 14, 2014

Woodgrain Posies

Dear Ones~

Here's a little card I made for these two challenges:

The Mod Squad
Just Us Girls

This PTI stamp set has a companion overlay set, as well as some dies, so cutting and stamping are a breeze. Love that!!! Wish all stamps came with matching dies. Can you tell I don't have a

These are the materials I used:
Gina K Designs Innocent Pink Card Stock
Gina K Designs White Stock
The Paper Studio Wood Grain Embossing Folder
Gina K Designs Inks in Innocent Pink, Bubblegum Pink,
                                    Grass Green and Fresh Asparagus
Papertrey Ink Rosie Posie Stamp Set and Matching Overlay
Gina K Designs Stamper's Favorites Stamp for Greeting
Judy Dots

That's it for me, thanks for stopping by, and thank you for all your sweet comments!! Stay cool my friends.

Saturday, July 12, 2014

Nautical Light

Dear Ones~
Another week has come and gone. I fear we are half way through the summer - not gonna think about that.

Today's card is for 2 challenges: My Favorite Things Get Sketchy:

and the Monday Challenge over at StampTV. Here's the color palette we were to use:

Here's my card:

This is an unusual color combination, and I had to search a little to find just the right papers. I love the lighthouse from The GKD By the Sea 2 set. This is the first time I have used it.

Here are the materials I used:
Gina K Designs In the Navy and Lipstick Red Card Stock
My Mind's Eye Oliver Paper Stack
DCWV The Trade Winds Paper Stack
Gina K Designs By the Sea 2 Stamp Set
Gina K Designs Stamper's Favorites Stamp Set
Gina K Designs In the Navy Ink
Cuttlebug Embossing Folder
Stickles, Judy Dots, Stash Buttons, and Silver Cord

Thanks for stoppin' by - I love your sweet comments. Stay cool my friends!!

Monday, July 7, 2014

Serendipity Doodle

Dear Ones~
Just another quick post today. This time my card was made for the MFT Wednesday Sketch.

Here is the sketch:

And here is my card:
I love all the bright colors on this card. Makes me think of a carnival.

These are the materials I used:
Gina K Designs Pure Luxury White Card Stock
Hot Off The Press Rhapsody Patterned Paper
Hot Off The Press Simply Susan Stamp Set
Spectrum Noir Markers
Judy Dots

Thanks for stopping by my friends, always love having you look at my creations!

Aren't I Stylin'?

Dear Ones~
I'm so happy to be posting a card for you today. The summer, and life in general, sure have gotten in the way of letting my creative juices flow. It was so lovely to be back in my craft room again.

Today's card was created for the Mod Squad Challenge. This week we were invited to make cute little mini cards, no bigger than 3" x 3" or 2.5" x 3.5". Love making these darling little bits of sweetness.

Here's my card:

Isn't she just the cutest little thang, all decked out in her polka dot coat and red sunglasses.

Here are the materials I used:
Gina K Designs White Card Stock
Gina K Designs Red Hot Card Stock
HOTP Rhapsody Patterned Paper
HOTP Jamie's Girls Stamps
Spectrum Noir Markers
Glossy Accents
Wink of Stella Marker
Judy Dots

That's it for me today. Hope I can get crafty again soon. Thanks for stopping by - and stay cool my friends.