Tuesday, November 30, 2010

Gina K Previews Day 2

Hello and welcome to Gina K. December Previews Day 2! Tonight, we are showcasing 2  great sets: The Giving Tree by Theresa Momber and Nesting by Asela Hopkins.

Here are the cards I made.

The Giving Tree

Directions:
  • Make card from Kraft cardstock (A2 size)
  • On a piece of Kraft cardstock, stamp tree and snowflakes in Versamark Ink, add White embossing powder and heat it up.
  • On a piece of White cardstock, stamp sentiment in Versamark Ink, add Gold Embossing powder and heat it up. Cut this piece, ink edges and adhere it to Kraft piece.
  • Mat Kraft piece with a White piece of cardstock. Adhere to card.
  • Add some Star Dust Stickles on snowflakes, tree branches and borders.

Card recipe:

Nesting

Directions
  • Make ard from Innocent Pink Cardstock. A2 size.
  • Cut a piece of White cardstock (5" x 3.75") Dry embossed bottom part with Swiss Dots folder. Ink all edges. Tie ribbon around and adhere to card.
  • Die-cut a rectangle piece on an Innocent Piece and White color cardstock. Adhere them to card.
  • Stamp butterflies onto White cardstock in Light Pink Ink, add some Worn Lipstick Distress Ink on the borders and stamp. Cut them out and adhere to white rectangle piece. Add Mini pink Rhinestones.
  • Stamp sentiment on Innocent Pink .
  • Add rhinestones in every corner.

 Card recipe:

For more inspiration using The Giving Tree and Nesting, be sure to check out what the rest of the design team has come up with.

Don't forget to leave a comment in each of the DT blogs for your chance to win one of these 2 new sets!!!
Don't forget that Release Party is this Friday Dec. 2nd over at StampTV!!

148 comments:

Nana Donna said...

OMG you took my breath away with those cards!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Jennie said...

Just beautiful designs Giovana!! Love the way you created the hills with the tree card and those butterflies look like they could light right off the card!

Tina Gilliland said...

LOVE the kraft paper on the first and you did fabulously on the ground snow!!! The butterfly is GORGEOUS!!! Love all the dimension!

Pati said...

Very cool tree card! I also love the butterflies and the pink of the second card.

Theresa Momber said...

Giovana, these are both so beautiful! Love the white on kraft and that fab scene!

Carrie K said...

Beautiful cards!! I am loving these two sets so far!!

Anne S. said...

Wow love your cards.
TFS. Anne

AJ said...

I Love those both Giovana!!

freetimegone said...

Beautiful cards. I love the way everyone is using the tree. Of course the butterfly are my favorite and they look like they are about to leave the page.

Debra said...

Wonderful creations - I always love butterflies and you did a wonderful job

JaniceAileen said...

Gorgeous cards, Giovana! LOVE what you did with the giving tree!

joy said...

What wonderful snow hills and love the added glitter! Your pink butterfly card is darling!

catdidit said...

That tree is just spectacular! And loving the pink butterflies too!

Nicole said...

Beautiful cards. Love the simplicity and yet all the sparkle of the first. And the butterflies are lovely in pink and white on the second.

Susan White said...

Very pretty cards the pink one is my favorite!!

dawna said...

Wow! Both are fabulous cards!

Lori said...

Such beautiful cards Giovana!!

Christi said...

Wow, wow, wow!!! Absolutely amazing cards Giovana!!! I love all the embossing & Stickles on the snowy card! Those butterflies on your pink card are just gorgeous!

Christi Denton

Karen (TLgirl353) said...

Giovana-loved them both, but your Nesting one is a jaw dropper. Awesome!!

Cynthia said...

Lovely cards and great variety!

Sara in WI said...

Absolutely stunning...both cards!

gale.sewell said...

These cards are so beautiful Giovana. The butterflies are so beautiful.

Theresa said...

Lovely cards...love that white and kraft but the pink and white is gorgeous.

jmahugger said...

WOW~Love both of your cards!! AWESOME~~

Melissa Cash said...

Gorgeous cards Giovana! I really like the tree card with the kraft and white.

Mary said...

both samples are so beautiful! I must have that tree set!!!

Lorraine said...

Your cards are so pretty! Both of them. Love the embossing details!

Krissy said...

I love love love kraft and white cards! so pretty! great sentiment, too!

Rema Timm said...

I love that tree....

Lindy said...

Loving the music on your blog!! Great to see the variations each of you chose with the same stamps. I really like the kraft paper one.

JulieAS6078 said...

Absolutely stunning! All I need are the stamps to make these cards! I love the Kraft paper and the snow together!

scrapper1971 said...

These cards are amazing! I am new to cardmaking and I sometimes find it all a bit overwelming. Tonight, I saw your designs and it truly inspired me to keep at it,newly determined that all the time and money spent is worth it and more. Thank you from the bottom of my heart for sharing your designs. They have inspired me!!!!

JannaStamps said...

Your cards are just beautiful! The design and colors... you really have a knack for it!

Ola said...

Beautiful! Thank you so much for sharing the directions! I'm very new to making cards & I always love to see a blog that shares how they make their cards!

Thank you so much for sharing!!!

~Ola
okj83 at live dot com

Mary Anne / MA54K said...

We just never seem to have too many nature element stamps. They really do inspire us to create some stunning work, as you did here.

Carolina said...

What an adorable winter scene...such an amazing card in every way! Love the way you popped the butterflies on the second...beautiful touch!

Karen said...

Really love your embossed snowy tree but then again really like the pink butterflies too!

Clickersister said...

These are just beautiful! I love the colors and the bows, too!

Vicki Dutcher said...

Giovana - both cards are beautiful! Love the pink one!!

Kelly said...

Fantastic cards Giovana. I love the more monochromatic color schemes you used! Just shows some of the beautiful possibilites of these sets!

Neesey said...

These cards are so pretty. I love this look.

kimsparks636 said...

Love both of your cards, very pretty.

Carole said...

These are absolutely gorgeous. The tree, snowflakes, embossing - just wonderful.

Becky said...

These are gorgeous Giovana!! Love the gorgeous butterflies

Valerie said...

Beautiful! Love Kraft and white together!

Betty Neville said...

These are go gorgeous Giovana! Wonderful design on both!

Patricia said...

I love the snow scene with the tree stamp. There is so much you can do with this stamp. The butterfly card just pops right out to you. They are both so wonderfuly crafted.

Debbie said...

Very beautiful cards! Love the embossed tree and the pink card with butterflies looks very pretty. :)

Debbie Meijer

Debbie said...

I want both cards! They are fantastic!!

AUSTINSGRAMM said...

Oh my, these cards are so beautiful, especially love the pink and white. Gorgeous designing.


hugs
bobbi

JessicaK said...

Oh, talk about your excellence in cards. The richness of the white on kraft, the dimension of the butterflies - wow.

Miss Boo (a.k.a. jen70) said...

Beautiful cards!

stampqueen said...

Beautiful cards - love the snowy tree best!!

Kary said...

Beautiful cards, Giovana. I really like the white on kraft.

Dee in N.H. said...

OMG! These are just gorgeous!! WOW!

SuseQ said...

Oh pretty pretty pink bow and pink butterflies! LOve it!

Tanya said...

Oh, these are beautiful! I love the kraft and those butterflies, wow!!

Juliana T said...

wonderful cards..so elegant

Isabel Z said...

The tree--I have to have the tree. I just love what you created--fantastic!

Southern Charms said...

Gorgeous! Love the pink butterflies. asela

Susie said...

Both of your cards are gorgeous!!!
Wow! I love the white on kraft card stock (I love Kraft cs anyway!)
Thank you for the inspiration.

Lisa H. said...

I'm in love with these new sets! The white on the kraft is gorgeous. I'm getting out my kraft paper right now to play!

Donna said...

Beautiful cards! I love the snowfall and the butterflies! Very pretty color choices.

Miesje said...

So, so very pretty! I love both of them You are so creative! Absolutely perfect!

Donna Phelan said...

Loving the PINK! Lovely cards!

peggy wainman said...

I love the white on kraft cardstock!

Carrol said...

Beautiful cards. I love them.

Sharri said...

Beautiful cards Giovana! I love how you created the hills on the first and the butterfly is gorgeous!

Jenny McGee said...

Both cards are so pretty and elegant. Nice work. Thanks for sharing.

Kathy said...

Breathtaking! Beautiful! Breathtakingly beautiful!

Susan L said...

Poetry on paper. I can't wait to get my hands on these stamps. The sweetness of the images is lovely. Your choice of color with the butterflies, unexpected, but so moving. Thanks!

Barb said...

these cards are beautiful. I'm partial to butterflies-gorgeous.

Nessa said...

These are simply gorgeous!!! LOVE IT!

Leigh M said...

Beautiful cards! Love the pink butterflies!

Rhonda said...

Love the tree on the Kraft CS .. and the pink is so very pretty. Thank you!

Crafty Math Chick said...

Both cards are pretty Giovana, but that first one with the Giving Tree is REALLY beathtaking! I love the look of white on kraft and the glitter snow you added is the perfect touch.

Suzanne said...

So much beauty, so much diversity! Love them both, the first one is my favorite for technique and color. Thanks :)

Janeen said...

These are Gorgeous, Giovana. So soft looking.

Sofia ;) said...

I loooooove those cards!!!!The butterflies took my breath away!!!

stephanie said...

Wow, these are absolutely stunning. Love the colors and the designs.

whitneymaryann said...

Amazing contrast between the two cards--and both beautiful.

Melanie said...

this snow scene is great, be yoo ti ful on the kraft paper!! and I love how you arranged the butterflies!

Die Cut Lady said...

I always love seeing what you come up with. You have such and eye for design.

emilymomto3boys said...

of course I love pink, but wow - that sparkly snowy tree is just breathtaking!

Lisa Lynne said...

Your cards are spectacular - the snowy tree is beautiful.
TFS!

naneruth said...

So lovely! I just love that tree scene. The other card is so pretty also.

Barb said...

Love the card--very festive!

Rebekah said...

Love kraft paper and white! Great samples, TFS!

Carla (cmsuto) said...

Your cards are beautiful, Giovana! Great designs!

Kay S said...

Giovana, your cards are absolutely gorgeous (as always!). I love your pretty winter scene. It is beautiful on that kraft paper.

Selina said...

Gorgeous,Gorgeous ,Gorgeous

Sharon in Arizona said...

Absolutely gorgeous cards, Giovana!!!!. You are soooo creative. Thanks for sharing. Hugs, Sharon :o)

Yvonne said...

Wow, both of your cards are absolutely breathtaking! TFS!

Yvonne

Barbara Colbert said...

BEautiful designs as always Giovana!!! The butterfly is goregous!!!!! Cool looking tree card too!!!

StampinDi said...

Fanastic cards! I love them both.

Juli Smith, SU! Demo said...

The white on the kraft is so elegant.

Cathy said...

OK these are my FAVORITES on the whole hop! What you did is GORGEOUS! The kraft card is STUNNING. WOW.

crotnem said...

Great cards Giovanna! Love those butterflies too.

eiyiyi said...

These are both simply stunning!

Melody (lacyquilter) said...

Beautiful cards.

Chris said...

Beautiful cards. They are so different but both incredible

Karen said...

Oh such lovely cards, I especially love the beautiful butterflies on the pink card.

Cindy Lou said...

Beautiful, beautiful, simply beautiful. I totally love both your cards, TFS!

3blacklabs said...

These are beautiful. I love the kraft and white. Fabulous butterflies!

Diana said...

The cards are beautiful, especially love the giving tree card

Sandra said...

great cards - love the use of kraft paper!
Sandra

Merry S. said...

These cards are so different and each so beautiful. They truly are inspiring!

Julia said...

Wow! So very pretty. Wonderful !!!!
Thank you.
Hugs,
JuliaB.

Ravengirl said...

Your snowy scene is fabulous and your butterflies are darling in pink!

Barb said...

your cards are lovely! the bling on the butterflies is so very pretty!

Lynne said...

Love both of your cards, but especially the tree on the kraft - that looks totally awesome. Thanks for sharing with us.

LynneZ

Nan G said...

Stunning winter tree! And gorgeous pink butterflies!!! You amaze us yet again, Giovana!

Mary of Oregon said...

I love the stamps and the cards, thanks for a chance to win!!

Gulffire said...

These cards are just awesome. I love the simplicity of the tree with just a bit of glitter. Thanks so much for sharing such great ideas.

missy said...

I LOVED both cards!! They were my favorite so far!! Great work!!

Connie C said...

Oh My !!! Love the butterflies from the Nesting set. My 9 year old granddaughter was looking over my shoulder and asked if I would "make her that card" for her birthday next year. LOL Guess I have to get the set now. Granddaughters are not to be denied! Love the Tree card on kraft also.

Barbara Hale said...

Your projects are just drop dead gorgeous!

Lynne said...

What a pretty pink card. So 3D.

Sheila D said...

These are jaw-dropping gorgeous! Beautiful cards!! I am loving these two sets so far!!

Gladys R. said...

Wow..both cards are
gorgeous. Great job.
Gladys R.

Deb said...

SO beautiful, Giovana! Light and fresh and stunning!

Pam said...

Kraft and white are gorgeous combinations. And, oh my, the beautiful girly pink is irresistable!

Ingrid said...

So many ways to use the giving tree stamp. Kraft and white is one of my favorite combinations. Seems like pink is not used that much, but I love it and your use of it in the butterfly card.

Patti P. said...

Wow, both of these are beautiful. I love the white on Kraft and the whites and pinks are so soft and pretty. Tfs.

Helen F. said...

Both of your cards a simply STUNNING! Love both of them equally, Giovana :o)

Cheri said...

GORGEOUS, Giovana!! Simply GORGEOUS!!!! Hope you're feeling better soon.

Kim Marie said...

OooooOOoooo....the pink is so pretty, but the white on kraft! Quite stunning!
Kim Marie

Lesley from WI said...

All I can say is "WOW!" These are stunning.

Lee (LuvLee on SCS) said...

Oh your snowy tree is just gorgeous! But I'm IN LOVE with that pink butterfly confection!!!

Donna said...

Wow, both cards are priceless, love the pink one that is gorgeous, just stunning, and the other one is so CAS but so Rich looking, wonderful job on both.

Donna said...

Forgot to say in my last post, wonderful blog, looked around and you do some very nice work, so have signed on to follow your creativity!!
Thanks
Donna

Luv 2 Create said...

Giovana - Love the white on kraft and the glimmery snow. Just beautiful. The butterflies in pink and white is also gorgeous. Both are so beautifully done.
Marcie

Jenny H. said...

So beautiful! Love how you did the snow.

Beth Miller said...

Love the snow on kraft paper and the girly girl butterflies!

redstamper7 said...

Ok I was ready to rave on and on about the tree and then you showed the butterfly card! Holy moly. These are both just outstanding.

Becky T

Rose Ann said...

Your creations are absolutely gorgeous, Giovana!!

Shawna said...

Oh my! Gorgeous cards. The giving tree is my fav.

Pat Jandacek said...

Gorgeous cards, Giovana!

Merle said...

Gorgeous tree....love the white on craft.

Styme123 said...

What beautiful work! Always such creative ideas.

The Vannoy Family said...

Very, very creative! Your cards are very pretty! Great job! Gonna have a hard time deciding which stamps to add to my collection! Thank you for sharing!

Making Cards With Crafty Sue said...

Love these cards...now off to copy them, tfs

Sheahasu said...

The tree is beautiful..simple yet elegant!

mmwilken said...

What gorgeous cards Giovana!! Love those colors and I love butterfly's. Going to have to have this collections!! Thanks for sharing!!

Marsha said...

These are so beautiful. Love that pink. Your craft and white card is lovely.

laura said...

Beautiful cards Giovana!! I love what you did with the butterflies!

Carol said...

Your cards always are so beautiful. Love your use of the Giving Tree set and Nesting is to die for.

Darla said...

Lovely cards

 
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