Posts tagged ‘Happy day’

August 7, 2013

More watercolour backgrounds …

I’ve been having a lot of fun creating watercolour backgrounds for my cards, using the new in-colours from Stampin’ Up!  After making my last card, I used the same technique to make some more …

I love how this one turned out …

watercolour medallion card

The stamped medallion from the happy day stamp was easy to cut out using my paper snips (I love my paper snips – best money I ever spent!)

But I think this card is my favourite …

watercolour thank you card

I love the colours – the effects you can achieve with 2 ink colours and a water bottle!

I just love everything about this card … hope you like it too.

  

Here’s what I used to make today’s cards – all supplies from Stampin’ Up!:

cardstock: whisper white, strawberry slush, smoky slate; stamp sets: happy day, teeny tiny wishes; inks: strawberry slush, coastal cabana, smoky slate; accessories: adhesive rhinestones, delicate details lace tape, stampamajig, watercolour paper, quatre fancy dsp, tombow multi purpose glue, spritzer, paper snips.

Thanks for dropping by today

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August 3, 2013

Watercolour mosaic madness bookmark card …

I wanted something a little different to use as a background for a bookmark card, and so had a play with some of the new in-colours from Stampin’ Up, watercolour paper and a spritzer bottle filled with water.  I love the effects I got …

watercolour bookmark card

I decorated the inside of the card too …

watercolour bookmark card inside

I love that each card will be unique as each watercolour piece is different.

watercolour bookmark card front and inside

Here’s what I used to make today’s card – all supplies from Stampin’ Up!:

cardstock: whisper white, strawberry slush, coastal cabana; stamp sets: mosaic madness, happy day; punch: mosaic; inks: strawberry slush, coastal cabana, basic grey; accessories: adhesive rhinestones, quatre fancy dsp, stampamajig, watercolour paper, tombow multi purpose glue, spritzer.

Thanks for dropping by today

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