Tag: watercoloring

  • Easy Watercoloring with Birthday Blooms

    So, just last week I had my Terrific Techniques class focused on heat embossing.  I always forget how fun and how many options you get with heat embossing and when I remembered this card I made recently, I figured it was another great way to share one of the awesome things you can do with […]

  • Clean and Simple Big Butterfly Thank You Card

    After I shot my Big Shot Die Brush how-to video, I had this Basic Gray butterfly on my desk and instead of letting it go to waste, I had to put together a card! It is so quick and easy to do and I love how pretty it turns out! Play with color by Watercoloring […]

  • Watercoloring Thinking of You Card with the Rose Garden Thinlit

    Have I mentioned yet how super pretty the Rose Garden thinlit is?  I swear there are so many different idea and techniques you can use with it to make super fun and pretty cards.  After I started playing with it recently, I just knew I had to try the idea of watercoloring behind the outline.  […]

  • Easy and Classy Watercoloring with Remarkable You

    As I go to post this picture, I realized that if it was a poppy, it would have been even more perfect for Veteran’s Day today.  But that is ok… it is still fair to say to all the men and women who have joined our Armed Forces and been willing to do what is […]

  • Washed Watercoloring for a You’ve Got This card

    Do you ever experiment with a card or a technique and when you are done you think… WOW! That turned out better than I expected?    Aren’t those the fun surprises?  Well, that happened to me with this card.  I just loved how the flower turned out for it! A combination of heat embossing and […]

  • Lace & Flowers Card with You’ve Got This

    Lace & Flowers Card with You’ve Got This

    Today is the big day!  I fly to Salt Lake City with my Mom for our 7th Stampin’ Up convention!  It is always a blast (which is why we’ve gone every year!) and I’m glad to be able to make this year – the last Convention of it’s kind – and learn more about what […]

  • A Watercoloring CASE of You’ve Got This

    I’ll be the first to admit that sometimes you want to make a cute card but have NO IDEA what to create.  So what’s person to do?  Why hit up Pinterest and blogs… and if you are a Stampin’ Up demonstrator, check out the sample projects Stampin’ Up has created and shared for us to […]

  • Coloring with Vivid Vases

    Today’s post is going to be super short because I’m racing around getting the last few things done for my first Northwest Crafty Escape Weekend!  Today is set up day and then everyone shows up to kick things off tonight!  So, if you want to see some of the fun, join me over on my […]

  • Wednesday Walkthrough: Watercolor Wash meets Beautiful Bokeh Techniques with this Lovely Amazing You Card

    I just love, love, love the font in the Lovely Amazing You photopolymer stamp set, and I thought it just went perfectly with this pretty way to get a background with the Watercolor Wash technique!  So today I just had to share this card with you, and I’ll have the video for the Wednesday Walkthrough […]

  • One More Mother’s Day Idea With Mother’s Love

    One More Mother’s Day Idea With Mother’s Love

    Have I mentioned how much I enjoy the Mother’s Love stamp set?  Well, here is another card I made with it that was so much fun to put together: The stamp set in Photopolymer makes it so easy to look great everytime and add the dash of a watercolor background and you have a beautiful […]

  • Watercoloring a Card for Hope with Vivid Vases

    I love my blendabilities but I wanted to play a little with another form of coloring- watercoloring.  And what better stamp to play with for that than the Vivid Vases set! Tips for this card: When watercoloring with water-based ink (so using your blender pens or aqua pens) make sure to stamp your image with […]

  • Seasonally Scattered Valentine’s Box & NEW Product Shares!

    You’ve probably seen my projects and others using Seasonally Scattered and many of them were focused on the Thanks and Merry sentiments.  You know, because they fit so well for fall and for winter.  But before the stamp set disappears in a couple days (last day to snag it is Jan 5th!) I wanted to […]