Monday, May 9, 2016

You Deserve a Break

Sometimes simple just says it best, don't you think? I love adding color to a card, but leaving the focal image plain - sometimes that makes it pop more than it would with colors! So simple, but effective! Here is an example - complete with Quick Tip video on blending the two shades of watercolor:

And video:

This image and sentiment are from the Unity May Kit of the Month - so many great images in that one! This coffee one is fabulous!

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  1. I love watching these one-minute videos. I learn so much! I'm not an artist -- I had no idea to wet the paper before applying the paint. I always just wet the paint so that I can apply it! I can't wait to try this technique. Thank you!