Acrylic Block Background · Challenges · Faux Watercolour · Nature's Thoughts Dies · Positive Thoughts · Splitcoaststampers Challenge · Techniques · Watercolouring

Acrylic Block Watercolour Background for the Color Challenge at Splitcoaststampers

Here is the latest Color Challenge at Splitcoaststampers. Click on the link to find out more about the challenge. The colours for this week's challenge are Old Olive, Poppy Parade and Mango Melody My Card: Tips: The Acrylic Block Background Technique is a quick and easy way to create a watercolour look for your project.… Continue reading Acrylic Block Watercolour Background for the Color Challenge at Splitcoaststampers

Best Birds · Birds & Blooms Thinlits · Birthdays · Faux Watercolour · Merry Christmas to All · Splitcoaststampers Challenge · Stitched Shapes Framelits

Faux Watercolour with Best Birds

At a recent class, we used an old technique known as Faux Watercolour. It is quite simple - just ink your stamp, lightly spritz with water and stamp on watercolour paper. Here is one of my samples: Tips: For the background, I mixed some Merry Merlot ink and Rubbing Alcohol in a spritzer and lightly… Continue reading Faux Watercolour with Best Birds

Bunch of Blossoms · Dry Embossing · Faux Watercolour · Garden Trellis TIEF

Bunch of Blossoms with the Faux Watercolour Technique

Here is another example using the Faux Watercolour Technique. Tips: This is a very effective technique that provides a watercolour look without all the hard work. Simply colour your stamp with either an ink pad or markers, lightly spritz with water and stamp onto Shimmery White cardstock. Hold the stamp onto the paper a little… Continue reading Bunch of Blossoms with the Faux Watercolour Technique

Emboss Resist · Faux Watercolour · Graceful Garden · Heat Embossing

Faux Watercolour Technique with Graceful Garden

CASEing the Annual Catalogue today to show you the Faux Watercolour Technique. Tips: This is a very effective technique that provides a watercolour look without all the hard work. Simply colour your stamp with either an ink pad or markers, lightly spritz with water and stamp onto watercolor paper. Hold the stamp onto the paper… Continue reading Faux Watercolour Technique with Graceful Garden