28 March 2018

Watercolours

Hi Everyone, my card today is for the 
you know me I'm a digi girl, but I pulled the stops out and used watercolour pencils to achieve this card, I even "real" stamped. I have limited stamping supplies, so used a silver embossing powder, I'm not sure it worked, but I went with it. I also stamped the sentiment. I used the stamping platform I have bought to help me with my stamping, I have never had a good result, so I hope this will help me.
bird and sentiment - freebie from magazine
dies - Tattered Lace pin dot 
gems - stash

I then went on to make a "watercolour" digital effort and this is it. Very different the centre panel is 3D'd.
watercolour background - Digilicious
branch and sentiment - Tiddlyinks
arrow shapes - ziggle designs by Kami
"embossed" shape - Chrissy W

19 comments:

  1. Hi Faith oh I love your two new cards well done my friend xx

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  2. The watercolor effect turned out quite lovely on both cards! well done!

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  3. Two pretty cards Faith, a pretty bird and lovely colours.
    Pauline - Crafting with Cotnob
    x

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  4. Two lovely cards Faith. Both mediums are beautifully done. xx

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  5. They're both so lovely, Faith! Well done! :o)

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  6. Lovely cards, Faith. The colours are so pretty. xx

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  7. Wow, Faith, I love what you did with the silver EP! Great use of the watercolor pencils. :-D

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  8. Yey Faith....Great stamping and the stamping platform will really help. Great job with t he water colouring and such a creative card. Your digital card is fabulous and the background stunning x

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  9. Faith - I think both cards are super. I love the embossed bird and the pretty watercoloured panel. It really works. And your second card is amazing, I'd never have guessed it's digital image! Great work. xx

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  10. Two beautiful cards, Faith. I LOVE watercolours!!! Kisses, my friend.

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  11. Your stamping looks pretty good to me Faith and so does your colouring. Love the second card too xx

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  12. You did great Faith. Love the watercolor effects on both. Two beautiful cards.

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  13. both beautifully done but love your real stamping and watercolouring
    Carol x

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  14. Faith, I got your beautiful card today - thanks so much. Both of these cards are gorgeous. Thanks for being such a great friend from afar.

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  15. Well, I'm very impressed with your pencil watercoloring (I'm w/c challenged myself!) Your coloring looks great, and the little bird is adorable. I think you've aced this pencil technique just as well as your PS digi work. Also loved #2 - very CAS, quite elegant. Looking forward to seeing more of your skills with this genre! TFS & Happy Easter.

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  16. Two gorgeous cards, Faith, and such lovely colours! I love the CAS designs, too, very classy!

    love Mags B x

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  17. beautiful cards Faith...I especially love the elegance and colours of the last one...well done mf.
    xx Karen
    ps. Happy Easter and have a great wknd.

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  18. Beautiful cards! I especially love the look of that second one!

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  19. Two fab cards, I particularly like the art effect on the second one.

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