Category Archives: Ellen Hutson

(2018 c65) Mother’s Day Watercolors

2 more cards for this project: My best CRAFTING BUDDY had this idea for us to make Mother’s Day cards and take to one of our local Nursing Homes since some of the residents may not receive any cards for Mother’s Day.  This is my 2nd set for her project.  We will also be making Father’s …

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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 c40) Rainbow Hydrangea

I had fun today! Stamp used: Mondo Hydrangea from Essentials by Ellen Hutson Heat embossed with gold on water color paper.  Painted with regular Distress Inks by Ranger: (Pickled Raspberry & Worn Lipstick) (Mermaid Lagoon & Blueprint Sketch) (Shaded Lilac & Wilted Violet) (Carved Pumpkin & Abandoned Coral) the green parts on stems and within flower (Twisted Citron & Evergreen Bough) …

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(2018 c32) Ellen Hutson Amazing Spring

This card face was amazingly enough done on HP Glossy Photo Paper! Yes, you read that right! I used Distress Oxide Inks by Ranger Blueprint Sketch, Wilted Violet, Twisted Citron, Carved Pumpkin, Abandoned Coral, Mermaid Lagoon and Skattered Straw. I simple applied with my Tim Holtz Sponge applicator directly onto the photo paper.  It is amazing that the  photo …

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(2018 c22) Encouragement, Ellen Hutson & Hero Arts

Here’s more fun playing with my homemade hearts background stencil that was cut into watercolor paper. Used Spellbinders Media MiXage One Heart and  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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(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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(2018 c19) Blessings, Hero Arts, Ellen Hutson

Background for card and Hydrangea created with KColor Burst by Ken Oliver.  I stamped  Mondo Hydrangea from Essentials by Ellen Hutson with Versamark Ink and heat embossed with white WOW Embossing Powder.  Blessings was cut with Blessings stamp & Cut set by Hero Arts and the small sentiment is from the same set. Challenges Entered: EllenHutson:  February Mix It Up with Hero Arts (Feb 1 – 13) WordArtWednesday:  Chal. …

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(2018 c17) Valentine Ellen Hutson, Hero Arts, Faber Castell

I started by cutting watercolor paper with multiple hearts with Spellbinders Media MiXage One Heart and  Hero Arts Valentine and three Hearts fancy dies .  I then mixed Faber Castell Whipped Spackel with Perfect Pearls and applied on another piece of watercolor paper through the stencil I created.  I created several. The one for this card was …

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(2018 c14) Ellen Hutson, Color Burst, Reverse Die Impress Inspired by Jennifer McGuire

Gratitude and Encouragement are my words for 2018.  I am grateful for friends and family and here is an encouraging card. Once again I had so much fun following Jennifer McGuire’s Reverse Die Impression tutorial for this card. You can see all my wordy details on the previous post: HERE I First did a color wash with Violet Ken Oliver Color Burst (Watercolor Pigment …

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(2017 c73) Ellen Hutson, Altenew & Simon Says Stamp

Today’s shaker is just that, not a card, not a tag, just a shaker. As you can see on the right I started by stamping on watercolor paper with the veggies from Thankful by Ellen Hutson.  I inked the stamps in my misti with Versamark Ink then I sprinkled Color Burst by Ken Oliver  and burnished into the stamped …

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