Daniel West sporting a shirt from The Winston Box

Hi.

Welcome to my blog called Del & Artie. I want to inspire you to let the artist out on paper. Say hi and connect with me on Instagram, Facebook and YouTube!

Gina K Stenciled Frame Card

Gina K Stenciled Frame Card

Hello to my dear Arties!! Welcome to the blog today. For Father’s Day I received a gift from my wife — a shopping trip to Gina K’s website! So I chatted with the legend herself for a bit, asking what she thought I should grab. And without hesitation, Gina recommended her stencils.

I had seen JMac use them in a recent YouTube video and thought to myself, “yes, I think I will.” So I filled my cart with all of Gina’s newest Amalgam Ink pads, as many stencils as I could find, and her beautiful new sentiment set, Have Faith.

Adobe_Post_20190712_084344.png

For todays card, I created an A2-sized panel using the Art Deco Stencil. I taped it down with some Purple Tape over the cardstock and blended Cherry Red, Red Hot, and Dandelion ink up the panel. The Dandelion and Red Hot mixed create a beautiful orange color at the top of the panel.

I cut an opening in the center of the panel with Lawn Fawn Stitched Rectangle dies. I had to cut a bit to the left and then again to the right to make the opening wide enough for the sentiment I chose.

Then I stamped the sentiment on some white cardstock using the Chocolate Truffle Amalgam Ink.

A few months ago, Gina blessed me with the Elegant Asters Card Kit. The stamps and dies in the kit are available separately now. Woot!!! I clear heat-embossed the three sizes of asters and blended some Dandelion ink over the top. Then I die cut them out and arranged them in the opposite corners of the frame, adhering them with Gina K Connect Glue.

Adobe_Post_20190712_084154.png

I trimmed off the excess flowers with my Tim Holtz Trimmer and popped the frame up over the sentiment panel with some foam tape.

To finish off the card, I added some rhinestones that Taniesa sent me from Trinity Stamps.

I hope you love this card as much as I do! Let me know what your favorite Gina K ink blending combos are in the comment section below. You will also find a grid of supplies I used to create this card, below. If I inspire you to go shopping, I hope you will use my affiliate links to show me some love, at no additional cost to you.

Thank you for hanging out with me today. Let’s create community together. Connect with me on Instagram, Facebook and YouTube!




Brutus Monroe Inspiration Team Blog Hop - July Subscription Items

Brutus Monroe Inspiration Team Blog Hop - July Subscription Items

Brutus Monroe Inspiration Team Blog Hop - Fabulous Foliage

Brutus Monroe Inspiration Team Blog Hop - Fabulous Foliage