Monday, May 5, 2014

Celebrate - Peach and Mint

 Good Monday morning! I can't help it - I have another watercolor card to share with you today:


I was super excited when I saw the new Little Tangles challenge - Peach and Mint - one of my FAVORITE color combos ever:
And the newest Inspired By Challenge was a perfect compliment:


I decided to make another video to share the technique I used to make this card - I kind of came across the idea by accident, and made one card, then made another one on the video. I like how the one on the video came out better - but I'll show you the other one at the bottom of this post, and you can let me know what you think! Here is my video:

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Here is the close up view of my card. The stamp set I used from Neat and Tangled is Just for You. And I added Mint Satin Sequins as well. 


This photo shows a little better the Wink of Stella and Glossy Accents:


And...here is the original card I made - I started off by not stamping off the balloons one time - and in the video I decided to stamp them off so that I had a softer line on the finished balloon after filling it in with the watercolor. I liked it MUCH better - but would love to hear what you think!


Thanks for stopping by today! Have a wonderful beginning of your week!!!

10 comments:

  1. So pretty, love the background! Thanks for playing at Inspired By.

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  2. Love the soft background and the gorgeous shine/dimension on the balloons!

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  3. Gorgeous! I LOVE the background and soft edges of the balloons...I think this is the winner! :)

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  4. oh, I really like this one! Gorgoues.

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  5. Heather, I loved your video! The watercolor background is gorgeous...such a great technique and you make it look so easy! The end results are beautiful! I need to get me that wink of stella pen :)
    Awesome card!
    Sherrie K

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  6. Just beautiful. I'm staying at your blog, you have one more follower :-)
    Hugs, Macarena

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  7. Gorgeous card! I definitely like the stamped-off one better - such a beautiful effect!

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  8. Love this, just gorgeous. I'll have to pin this. Thanks for joining us at Little Tangles!

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  9. Stunning card and fantastic video! Thanks for playing along in the Little Tangles Challenge! :)

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  10. Love the Glossy Accents on the ballons and your pretty watercolouring.

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