Category: Happiest of Birthdays

Showcasing Designer Series Paper for the Sketch and Color Challenges at Splitcoaststampers

Showcasing Designer Series Paper for the Sketch and Color Challenges at Splitcoaststampers

I am using both the Color Challenge and the Sketch Challenge at splitcoaststampers.com this week. The sketch .... The colours .... Pear Pizzazz, Pale Papaya, Calypso Coral My card .... Tips: All the work has been done with the You're A Peach DSP which included all the colours required for the challenge.To add some texture, … Continue reading Showcasing Designer Series Paper for the Sketch and Color Challenges at Splitcoaststampers

Square Card for the Sketch Challenge at Splitcoaststampers

Square Card for the Sketch Challenge at Splitcoaststampers

I have created a square card for the Sketch Challenge at splitcoaststampers.com this week. The sketch .... My card .... Tips: Take a piece of Thick Basic White cardstock 28cm x 14cm and score at 14cm. Cut Evening Evergreen cardstock 12cm x 12cm and layer it with the gold stripes from Expressions in Ink DSP … Continue reading Square Card for the Sketch Challenge at Splitcoaststampers

Curvy Pop Up Card with Blended Alcohol Background

Curvy Pop Up Card with Blended Alcohol Background

US Stampin' Up! Demonstrator Lisa Curcio recently showcased a curvy pop up card on her You Tube channel. I have taken her idea (thank you so much for the inspiration Lisa) and adjusted the measurements slightly to fit our metric sizes. The background panel was created using the Blended Alcohol technique. I then used a … Continue reading Curvy Pop Up Card with Blended Alcohol Background

Watercolouring a Mountain Scene

Watercolouring a Mountain Scene

Today's card was created for a recent Watercolor Wednesday Challenge at Splitcoaststampers. I followed the tutorial that was provided at splitcoaststampers.com and used my Cotman Winsor & Newron watercolours on Fabriano Cold Pressed Watercolour Paper.The sentiment from Happiest of Birthdays was stamped with Night of Navy ink.To emulate the watercolour scene, I used images from … Continue reading Watercolouring a Mountain Scene