Category Archives: Artist Loft Pearlescent Watercolors

(2020 c083) Color On Colored Paper

I chose a light green cardstock for my card background.  Stamped the Strong and Beautiful by Power Poppy with Versamark Ink, then heat embossed with Gold Ranger Embossing Powder .   I then painted with Artist’s Loft Pearlescent watercolors found at Michaels .   I stamped and heat embossed the 2 sentiments and added pale green …

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(2019 c48) CAS, Stencil, Sweetest Peas

Stamps used:  Altenew Sweetest Peas.     This is a one layer card, as you can see in the photos I first stamped the sweet peas Versamark Ink   and heat embossed with Black Ranger Embossing Powder . Then I watercolored them with Artist’s Loft Fundamentals Pearlescent Watercolor Pan Set From Michaels.  Next I used the  Tsukineko Versamark  Watermark Emboss Pen 21001 to …

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(2018 c136) Penny Black, Holly

The Happy Holly by Penny Black was stamped with  Versamark Ink  and then heat embossed with Gold  Ranger Embossing Powder .   Originally I scored the upper left and lower right corners, but they didn’t show up very well, so I added gold pen to the score lines.  The holly was painted with  Artist’s Loft Pearlescent watercolors found at Michaels .   The sentiment is from  A Festive Season by …

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(2018 c132) Lawn Fawn Bookmark & Birthday

The book mark was stamped with my newest Lawn Fawn Thanks A Latte  and colored with Copics.  The background was colored with Artist’s Loft Pearlescent watercolors found at Michaels .  I added 4 gold oblong sequins that look like leaves to the bookmark.   The leaves on the card base were first colored on Kodak Photo Paper with Ranger Alcohol Inks  Lemonade, Sandal,  Red Pepper, Valencia …

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(2018 c124) Neat & Tangled, Paint on Dark Cardstock Tutorial

Step 1:  I impressed  the Neat and Tangled  Succulent Cover Plate Die  into dark blue textured cardstock by using Sizzix Emboss and Impression Pad .   Step 2:  As you see in the photo on the right, to give “tooth” to the cardstock so that it will accept paint I applied Liquitex Clear Acrylic Gesso.  (I used up the extra in my dish on another …

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(2018 c52) Ellen Hutson, plaid Hydrangea

It may look a little crazy to see a plaid Hydrangea, but I had fun making this Watercolor background with Martha Stewart Patterning Brush Set #32249 using Artist’s Loft Fundamentals Pearlescent Watercolor Pan Set From Michaels.  Next I stamped the Mondo Hydrangea by Essentials by Ellen Hutson on Vellum with Versamark Ink and heat embossed with Gold WOW Embossing Powder then I fussy cut the top portion of …

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(2018 c21) Encouragement Ellen Hutson, Hero Arts

Lots more fun playing with my homemade hearts background stencil that was cut into watercolor paper. Used Spellbinders Media MiXage One Heartand  Hero Arts Valentine and three Hearts fancy dies .  You can see the beginning process on the previous post HERE.  So on today’s card after creating the side spray of Faber Castell Whipped Spackel  hearts from Spellbinders Media MiXage One Heart and  Hero Arts Valentine …

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(2015 C39) MFP & Unity Stamps Beach Scene

Today’s Bookmark tag was stamped and heat embossed with gold with Unity Stamp Co.’s KOM 7/2014 Beautiful Inside and Out for the sun.  The sea shells are from Mark’s Finest Papers a Heinrichs Co. called Silly Shells. I colored the shells with Copics Markers and then highlighted with clear Wink of Stella.  I watercolored the background with  Artist Loft Pearlescent …

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(2015 c27) Unity and Designs by Ryn

I stamped on watercolor paper with Unity Stamp Co.’s Harmony Girl with Versamark & Heat embossed with Black EP. Next I watercolored with Artist Loft Pearlescent watercolors found at Michaels.  I stamped the smallest raindrop from Water Effects 2 from Designs by Ryn.  I just got my first set by Ryn and had to try the raindrop! Challenges Entered: …

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