Watercolor Pencil Spritz Background

Watercolor Pencil Spritz Background Watercolor Pencil Spritz Background. I featured this technique a little while ago but did it again in a Watercolor Pencil Class. It’s very easy and the class participants loved it as their first foray into Watercolor Pencils, Watercolor Paper and Stampin’ Up! Spritzers. You can see how the technique is done here. The Deatiled Dragonfly Thinlits Dies was die cut using Silver Foil and adhered to the front of the card with Glue Dots. The sentiment… Read more »

Embossing Paste How To

Embossing Paste How To This is my first in a series on Stampin’ Up!’s new Embossing Paste. Embossing Paste How To will show you a couple of samples plus a video to show you just how easy this product is to use and how it can add texture, dimension and interest to your paper craft projects. This is a card I featured previously on using masks. I thought I’d share it here again today as it’s one of the cards… Read more »

Watercolor Wash

Watercolor Wash Watercolor Wash. This video will show you how I made a coloured wash background on this Designer Series Paper. I saw this technique demonstrated by Carolyn Bennie, so thanks to her I’m doing my version for you here today. Would you like to see more card techniques from me? Please subscribe to my channel. Thank you for supporting me. I do appreciate it. Now I know Inside the Lines has retired so try using Just Add Color Designer… Read more »

Dragonfly Garden Birthday

Dragonfly Garden Birthday Dragonfly Garden Birthday. The video today will show you how I created a ‘garden effect’ on an element to make a birthday card. The card also uses Watercolor Paper and an Aqua Painter to achieve the effect. The above card is the one I made initially and uses Elegant Eggplant for the water colour background. Watch the video to see how I created the garden and water colour effect. If you’d love to see more videos like… Read more »

Global Design Project #089 Daisy Delight

Global Design Project #089  Daisy Delight  Global Design Project #089  Daisy Delight I had fun today creating for the Global Design Project Colour Challenge this week. I decided to use Daisy Delight and the wonderful coordinating Daisy Punch. So for my card for the Global Design Project #089 I decided to use some Watercolor Paper and do a water wash of colour behind my daisies using a Stampin’ Spritzer and Aqua Painter with Calypso Coral. You can never have too… Read more »

Wet Tip Watercolor Pencils Wet Tip Watercolor Pencils. This is a unique technique which won’t damage your watewrcolor pencils. Here’s a look at one of the cards I made using this great and easy technique.     Make sure your Watercolor Pencils are sharp and you have a small amount of clean water available to use. I use tiny recycled round tubs which also have lids. I purchase them from the supermarket. Now watch the video to see how easy it… Read more »

Beautiful You Aqua Painter Effect

Beautiful You Aqua Painter Effect Beautiful You Aqua Painter Effect.  This is a card which appeared in my Virtual Classroom earlier in the year and can give you added uses to your Stampin’ Up! Images. Watch the video  to see how easy this technique really is and it needs few supplies. I ended up adding small dots of Fine Tip Glue Pen to this card to make it look like it was raining. Sprinkle some Dazzling Diamonds Stampin’ Glitter on… Read more »

Altering Stamped Images to Watercolor Altering Stamped Images to Watercolor Today’s post shows you how to alter stamped images, watercolor them and create a totally different look to the original stamped image. Watercolor Paper is the key to changing the images to watercolor. Watch the video to find out more. Thank you for watching today. Don’t miss any more of my videos, subscribe today. Thank you for supporting me by subscribing to my Chanel.  Here’s a closer look at the card… Read more »

Rainbow Watercolour Background I’ve already shown you one version of how to do a Rainbow Watercolour Background but today I bring you another or alternative way to achieve this background. This is a much easier way to achieve a Rainbow Watercolour Background than the technique I brought to you last week. Watch the video to see how easy it is: Now, did you go and raid some poor child’s art supplies or rush off to the dollar store to purchase… Read more »

Rainbow Reinker Technique The Rainbow Reinker Technique is a fun little technique to use for backgrounds on your cards or projects. They would look good as a panel on a box or other 3D project. Watch the video to see how it’s done (and to see how it’s not done – I had a couple of unexpected creations). Measurements & Instructions Card base 21 cm x 14.8 cm scored and folded at 10.5 cm or 5 1/2″ x 8 1/2″… Read more »