Category Archives: GKD Stamps

(2022 c011) #cardsforukraine, #sunflowersforukraine, #sunflowerchallenge

Thinking about the Ukraine people and praying for their country. I made 2 birthday cards today using the colors of their country’s flag. #cardsforukraine, #sunflowersforukraine, #sunflowerchallenge I followed Jennifer Mcguire’s Technique video Masked Background. I cut a mask with MFTSTAMPS Inside & Out Stitched Rectangles Stax dies. I used a stampset from Gina K Designs …

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(2022 c002) Gina K Designs DIY Bluebonnet Background

I stamped Stately Flowers 01 @ Gina K Designs with Versamark Watermark Ink and heat embossed with Silver  Ranger Embossing Powder. Then I used my Taylored Expressions Blending Brushes to apply the NEW Villainous Potion and Blueprint Sketch Distress Oxide Inks by Ranger. I stamped & heat embossed the sentiment from the same stampset onto …

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(2020 c007) GKD Thank You – Do Over

This card is a Do-Over of a card I made back in April of 2018. You can see the original on the right. This time I made a Thanks card with different background color. The background was made by spritzing Kodak Photo Paper with water  and then sprinkling with Aquamarine Ken Oliver Color Burst (Watercolor Pigment Powder)     (This …

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(2019 c18) GKD, Glossy vs Matte Photo Paper with Alcohol Ink and Ken Oliver Liquid Metals

I have 2 cards using the same products today.  The difference is that the first card with the white card base was made with Glossy Photo Paper and the second card with the Kraft card base was made with Matte Photo Paper. Matte Photo Paper card: I stamped the poppy flowers  from Stately Flowers 1 by Melanie Muenchinger found at GinaK Designs  with Hero Arts Intense …

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(2018 c160) Winter Snowy Kindness

The background is a new TECHNIQUE for me. One Layer card, really just a black card base! First I created the card base with a black heavy weight cardstock.  Then using my Tim Holtz Tonic Craft Stamp Platform 1707E .   I stamped the Trees, Snowflakes and Sentiment from  Joy of The Season  SSS101919 a colaboration between SimonSays Stamp and Gina K Designs for …

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(2018 c158) Blue Let It Snow

The blue background was dry embossed with Darise embossing folder called Snowflakes .  The vellum panel was dry embossed with Crafters Companion EF6-CHEL Christmas Elegance embossing folder which is hard to find.  The big snowflake was cut with Spellbinders 2012 Snowflake Pendant die, which is an old set but it can still be found on Ebay & Amazon. It was then covered with a cheap …

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(2018 c153) Golden Snowflakes

I created a pressure diffuser by gluing 4 circles cut from a cracker box together.  (Tim Holtz  Sizzix  Embossing Diffuser  658728 is avilable in a set of 3)   I judged where the snowflake cut out would be and placed it over that area.  The background was dry embossed with Darise embossing folder called Snowflakes after tapping Versamark Ink on the raised …

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(2019 c120) Gina K Design, Happy Birthday

  As you can see in the picture on the right I used an acrylic block to stampon watercolor paper with Salty Ocean and Candied Apple Distress Inks by Ranger after spritzing with water. Then I Stamped GinaK Designs A Year of Boarders with Versamark Ink  and heat embossed with Gold  Ranger Embossing Powder .  I did the same with just Candied Apple and cut it in varying width strips …

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(2018 c119) Gina K Designs, Fall Birthday

Stamped GinaK Designs A Year of Boarders with Versamark Ink  and heat embossed with Gold  Ranger Embossing Powder on white cardstock and also around the edges of the card base.   Happy Birthday is from a retired set from GinaK Designs called Inside and Out.     Challenges Entered: SimonSaysStamp:  (9-07) STAMPtember – use Gina K Designs StampTV:  Monthly Mix Chal.: Autumn is in the Air MMC92018 CardChallenges:  MFT …

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(2018 c91) Thankful Shaker

For today’s SHAKER Card, the background was painted with Crayola washable Water Colors first and when it was dry  I painted with Michaels called Niji Pearlescent Watercolor Set. The trees were stamped using Life Is Good by Theresa Momber at Gina K Designs Then I painted leaves in the tree and fallen on the ground with Tim …

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