Thursday, January 31, 2013

Watercolor happy birthday

Day 2 of Clean and Simple II online class was all about one layer cards. The technique that really caught my eye was using colored pencils and watercolor brush.

In class they use a brand I don't have so I tried using crayons - and it doesn't work! so I tried the technique with distress inks and loved the effect so much I made two cards.

With the first one I embossed the sentiment with black embossing powder.


 and with this one, I used the Ranger Archival Jet Black ink.


I really like the clean and simple look and how colorful they turned out.

I am submitting this card to Simon Says Stamp current challenge - Anything goes 

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3 comments:

  1. Love your colours of the rainbow, beautifully blended.. thanks for joining us at Simon Says Challenge blog

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  2. These look great! Love how you did the color! Thanks so much for playing along with us over on the Simon Says Stamp Challenge Blog!

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  3. Oh, so clean and simple and pretty!

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