Monday, March 12, 2012

Gina K. Designs March Inspiration Hop Day #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!
As you hop through the 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 we are sharing our projects made using Wild About You and Blooming Blessings.

Here is my card using Wild About you and the new Sundance paper:
And my card using Blooming Blessings and the Petals & Wings paper:
Isn't the froggy CUTE in his plaid outfit!?

I hope you like them and that you are INSPIRED!

Here is the whole list of blogs so you can get in every chance to WIN those Gina K. stamps:

Have a FABULOUS day and come back tomorrow for more inspiration!


97 comments:

  1. Wow, the "wild" card is stunning, what a brilliant use of the paper piecing technique as is the cute frog, love them both :-)

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  2. Yes, the froggy is indeed too cute in plaid, lol! LOVE it Jimmi!

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  3. Ooooh, love that you used that DP with the giraffe! Beautiful cards!

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  4. Love these paper-pieced designs, Jimmi! So fashionable in plaid! LOL!

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  5. Wowsers! I just love that giraffe! So elegant and beautiful.

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  6. Oh my goodness Jimmi - Love the background pape you selected for the giraffe card. I just love these adorable images!
    Hugs,
    Marie XX

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  7. Great design with the giraffe - love the paper and embossing!
    And what a cute little frog!

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  8. I love the way the giraffe's head is sticking out of the frame. Lovely work!

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  9. Great job on bothof these. I really like the cheerfulness of the frog card.

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  10. Cute cards. I love the way you have used the designer paper.

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  11. LOVE it!!! LOVE the white on both.. makes the cards just pop!

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  12. I love the paper piecing on these cards, especially the wild about you card. That paper fits the stamp perfectly. Great take. And the frog is just too cute. Love them.

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  13. I so love how you pieced your images. I really am into that myself now. And, that paper was perfect for the giraffe. How cool!

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  14. Awesome paper piecing. Wonderful cards.

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  15. What beautiful cards! Love the giraffe! Thanks for sharing.

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  16. Oh my, That sun dance paper is so interesting, that I can't stop looking at it trying to figure it out. LOL it made a beautiful giraffe!! And the frog is so cute paper pieced too. Lovely cards.

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  17. Fantaastic! Beautiful paper piecing!

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  18. Love how the giraffe's head extends beyond the spellbinders and colors in the second one are so springy and so happy!

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  19. WOW! That Sundance paper sure goes well with that stunning giraffe of Theresa's huh?!! And I think your froggie looks cute paper pieced - I never thing to paper piece animal images like this - thanks for the inspiration, I like the whimsical quality it gives.

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  20. Darling Spring frog. I would not have thought to paper piece the frog but he is adorable!

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  21. Nice outfit for the frog! Great job.

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  22. I love your paper piecing on these. It encourages me to think outside the box when it comes to choosing papers to use for paper piecing techniques.

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  23. Jimmi, I really like what you have done with the patterned paper! GREAT JOB! These are very nice! Love them!!!

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  24. wonderful paper choices on the giraffe! great colors
    thanks!
    Holly

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  25. Oooh! The giraffe with the patterned paper is just excellent! And the frog card screams Spring to me.

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  26. Both are excellent paper pieced so well. Love them.

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  27. OMGoodness! That plaid frog is the BEST!

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  28. Great cards. Love the plaid frog. Very creative.

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  29. The paper piecing is great on both cards, but the paper you chose for the first card is perfect for the giraffe!

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  30. Love the paper piecing you have used on these cards using the new paper collections. They look as though they were made for these two stamp sets. Beautifully done.
    Marcie

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  31. They are both toooo cute! I like how the giraffe looks like he might take a bite of the embossed leaf.

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  32. both cards are fun and faboulous! loving the paper with the stamps. Great job!

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  33. Love both cards. The frog is so cute . Great work.

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  34. I like the dp that you used with the giraffe. What a match.
    The plaid frog is adorable. Love it.

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  35. love the embossing with those WILD stamps! good colors!

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  36. Great cards. The frog dressed in plaid is really cute and I love the embossed background on both of the cards.

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  37. Greaaaat paper piecing. Fun cards.
    Jean McGee

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  38. love the paper piecing....especially on the girafee.

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  39. That sundance paper is PERFECT for the giraffe. That looks so cool. I love it.

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  40. Now you got me! These cards are my favorite of all!!!!

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  41. Love both of your cards but, the plaid frog just finishes the card off perfectly...ADORABLE! Kim

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  42. Jimmi,

    These cards are fabulous! Beautiful colours and textures.

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  43. These cards are absolutely the greatest.

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  44. The paper piecing is great, love the colors, and the sketches, thanks for the inspiration!

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  45. I'm really loving that froggy. So cute! Beautiful cards!

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  46. Loved the giraffe card, the coloring was awesome. The frog card was cute also.

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  47. Great idea to stamp the frog on PP.The paper on the giraffe card is perfect too. Thanks

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  48. I love both cards! I like how you've stamped the animals on patterned paper. Great job!

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  49. Beautiful cards! I really like how the giraffe goes outside the frame!

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  50. Wow how beautiful love the embossing and the blending and shading of your colors what a great attention to details thanks for sharing
    abbraddock@msn.com

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  51. Loving the giraffe card...one of my favs!!

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  52. Great cards, Jimmi, adore both of them. Awesome.

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  53. Loving your textures and the paper piecing is great.

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  54. I love the patterned papers you used for the critters and how you cut them out. Beautiful work!

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  55. Cute cards!, I love how the giraffe neck sticks out! TFS

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  56. Beautiful cards Jimmi! Love the paper piecing!
    God Bless You!

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  57. The paper choice for the giraffe card is spot on! Thanks for the inspiration :)

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  58. Both beautiful, but my fav is the giraffe card! Cool!

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  59. Very cute paper-piecing - love both the giraffe and the frog! TFS!

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  60. Adorable cards. You do such beautiful work.

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  61. I AM inspired! I can't wait til my order arrives. Terrific paper piecing, Jimmi!

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  62. These are both great in 2 different styles.

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  63. Stunning cards! Love the frog!

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  64. Gorgeous! Both of your cards were great; love the details. Thanks for sharing.

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  65. I loved your attention to details! Lovely cards for the men in my family.

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  66. Love these cards, you couldn't have picked better paper for the giraffe paper piecing!

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  67. Wonderful cards--great papers.

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  68. Beautiful cards Jimmi! Awesome paper piecing!

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    1. These are so very cute with the paper piecing.

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  69. Great cards. I love what you did with that giraffe.

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  70. Beautiful paper pieced cards.

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  71. Paper piecing to the max!! Love them both!!

    Kris in Alaska
    funamom at yahoo dot com

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  72. Great paper piecing! Love the colors you chose. The embossed back drops are great! So much to look at on each card- love them!

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  73. Fantastic paper piecing (one of my favorite techniques). It's great to see what can be done with these sets and this technique.

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  74. Lovely designs Jimmi! Love the patterned paper you used and totally paper piecing myself as my coloring skills are greatly lacking :)

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  75. The giraffe is great! I hardly ever paper piece or stamp on patterned paper. And I would never have thought to piece one pattern on top of another. Looks great!

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  76. I love, love, love your cards...... but especially the fabulous frog card. The colors are awesome and, of course, the image is outstanding. Thanks so much for sharing.

    Joan
    MN

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  77. What gorgeous new stamp sets! Love your cards--very cute froggy!

    Hugs,
    Jennifer

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  78. Like how you stamped the giraffe and the colors of DP you chose!

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  79. Fun cards. Love the patterns on the animals. Very cute.

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  80. I love the out-of-the-box giraffe and the paper selection for him and his background. And, yes, the plaid frog is great and think the addition of his spots is clever. TFS

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  81. Perfect patterns for piecing there! Way to go!

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  82. Beautiful cards! Love that paper on the giraffe card especially, he's camoflauged!

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  83. Beautiful!!! Fantastic giraffe card & I love the paper piecing on the froggy card!

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  84. I love how you used the DP in the background and on the paper piecing. Great idea.

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  85. fabulous paper to use with these, these are great.

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