Category Archives: Watercolor Paper

(2021 c046) Slimline Aletenew, Kat Scrappiness, Lawnfawn

Background colored with sponged on Distress Oxide Inks by Ranger, dried with heat tool, then I used my anti static tool and using my Misti Stamping Tool I stamped the background with Dotted Diamonds Stamp Set by Altenew and heat embossed with Gold  Ranger Embossing Powder. It was cut out with Cross Stitched Nesting Slimline Dies by Kat …

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(2021 c042) Dry & Heat Embossed Watercolor background

I used watercolor paper: Steps: 1) treat with anti static powder; 2) choose your choice of impress or depress side of your embossing folder and tap that side gently with Versamark Ink ; 3) run through your die cutting machine of choice; 4) apply embossing powder and gently tap off excess; 5) heat emboss with heat …

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(2021 c028) Watercolor background

The cover die Pink Fresh Ornate Poinsettias Die was cut from Gold   Metalic Poster Board from Hobby Lobby (Super CHEAP). I first impressed the die into my watercolor paper using the silicone mat with my Spellbinders Platinum Die Cutting Machine 8.5″ Platform . Then I watercolored the flowers following the impressed shapes. I converted these Poinsettias into some sort of …

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(2020 c014) Anniversary Shaker

Today’s Anniversary card is on it’s way to my son & DIL who got married on Valentine’s Day 21 years ago. It’s Not going to arrive late this year!  The background was created like I did in yesterday’s card using Fushcia & Merlot Color Burst by Ken Oliver and the background within the heart was …

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(2019 c103) Lawn Fawn Fall Leaves Shaker

My favorite  kind of card is the SHAKER CARD! Supplies used:  Lawn Fawn Large Cross-Stitched Circle Stackables,   Lawn Fawn:  Stitched Leaves ,  Lawn Fawn Small Stitched Leaves,  banner from Lawn Fawn die: Double Slider Surprise ,  Sentiment from Winter Skies LF1763 from Lawn Fawn,   for coloring leaves on Watercolor Paper Distress Inks by Ranger  , brown boarder cut with old discontinued Spellbinders …

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(2019 c102) In the FALL we say Adieu to 80 bee hives

Fall Bookmarks for our Bee Keeper friends & their families. See the fronts and backs in the 2 photos below: We offer our little 5 acres to Bee Keepers during the summer to house about 80 bee hives (this is their time away from their main jobs in orange & almond orchards in the winter).  …

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(2019 c90) Lawn Fawn, Brutus Monroe Scene

Products used:       Lawn Fawn Stitched Hillside Boarders ,  Lawn Fawn Mom and Me stamps and dies, Lawn Fawn Happy Birthday Boarder Die , Lawn Fawn:  Stitched Leaves ,  Brutus Monroe Color Burst Powder,  Card Hanger Die by Laurie at Soapbox Creations,  Versamark Ink  , Misti ,  Ranger Embossing Powder ,   Distress Inks by Ranger  . I colored the sky with Cornflower Brutus Monroe Color …

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(2019 c80) ATC Bee Happy

Above:  Front sides of today’s ATCs    Below: Back sides. I started with a discarded piece of cardstock that I experimented: I was trying to stamp the Neat & Tangled On The Edge repeatedly to achieve an ombre effect, but it just didn’t work! As you can see in the photo below, On the left is …

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(2019 c71) Tim Holtz Bookmark

These are pictures of the finished bookmark.  The picture on the left with the date on the bottom is the back and the picture on the right is the front side of the same bookmark which has been encased in plastic with my heat laminator. I cut the flowers out of watercolor paper with Sizzix  …

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(2019 c70) Tim Holtz & Color Burst

Today is my sweet sister’s Birthday and this is in the mail to her!  I cut the flowers out of watercolor paper with Sizzix  Tim Holtz Wildflowers 2 Thinlits Die TH661808. I colored the background piece they were cut from with Ultramarine & Lime Green  Color Burst by Ken Oliver, As you can see on the photo …

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