Tuesday, April 29, 2014

WATERCOLOR AND SUNFLOWER

I am signed up for Jennifer McGuire's new Online Card Class - Watercolor for Cardmakers - which starts 5 May.  There is a pre-class gallery so decided to give that a try, plus do it in yellow for Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge.
The sunflower stamp is probably one of the first stamps I ever bought from Hero Arts.  I smooshed antique linen distress ink on an acrylic block with lots of water to make the background for the tag.  Stamped and embossed the sunflower.  I used gelatos and water to color the sunflower.  Put the tag to the side (although that was hard for me to do - have to get out of the box sometime!!!) and not too sure I like it. 

Supplies:
Stamps: HA; Wplus9
Inks: Ranger distress
Other: Doodlebug twine; Ranger liquid platinum embossing powder

Thanks for visiting and your kind comments.  Betty

3 comments:

  1. I like your offset tag! I am signed up to the Watercolour class too and am looking forward to it :) Love the vibrant colour you have created with your gelatos.

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  2. This is so elegant, Betty! I love how you created the background on your tag, and your sunflower is just beautiful!

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  3. Beautiful CAS design with the tag as your pop of yellow! Thanks for playing along with us at Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge Mellow Yellow!

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