Tuesday, 10 November 2015

Trying my hand at water colour

I have been wanting to try water colour for sometime now and I am finally getting a chance to  have a go at it. I will be practicing backgrounds etc as much as possible and hopefully will get better over time. For this card I used aqua markers in green, blue and a bit of orange. I did a few strokes of each colour onto the card and spread the colour with a paint brush and water. The colour on the wooden tree was done by accident. I had placed the tree onto the card whilst the cardstock was still wet and the tree picked up the coloured background. After the paper was dry I printed the sentiment onto the card and lastly I stuck the wooden tree onto the card. I am going to be pretty busy over the next few weeks but hopefully I will find some time to practice my water colour technique which is so much fun.

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Wendy L said...

You have made a good ob f, it looks beautiful, thanks for joining us at Creative Craft Cottage, xx

Carole Robb Bisson said...

The sky and grass look so real. Thank you so much for taking time to post your very creative art with us this week at Word Art Wednesday in our 208th AG challenge! Blessings, Carole

Wendy Batchen said...

Lovely card, thanks for sharing with us at Inspiration Destination and good luck. Wendy DT x

Lori m said...

Stunning water color card, just beautiful.Thanks for playing along over at DL.ART!

Hugs, Lori m
DL.ART DT Member

Beebeebabs said...

Lovely card thanks for sharing!!!

Charity Chamberlain said...

Super pretty and simplistic card! Love the water-coloring! Thank you for playing along in the Word Art Wednesday Challenge! Have a blessed day!

Charity - DT Member - Word Art Wednesday
http://collectivecreativity.blogspot.com (my personal blog)

Kim Kelley said...

Love it...even in the simplicity of it, there is beauty. Thank you for joining us at Sassy Studio Designs and the DTBST challenge this week! HUGS


Judy V said...

Pretty water colored card! Thanks for sharing with us at Sassy Studio Designs!

Granmargaret said...

Lovely card. Thank you for joining the challenge at Digi Stamps 4 Joy. Hope to see you again next time.

Olga Fink said...

Lovely and romantic card! I love the watercolored background! you did a very nice job!

KarinsArtScrap said...

Suzarte this is very beautiful
Thanks for join us at
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Hope to see you again and goodluck


Bonnie Taylor said...

This is so beautiful! I love the watercolor background you created. Thank you for playing along with us at Craft Your Passion. We hope to see you again!
~ Bonnie DT

Bad Kitty said...

Your card is very beautiful !
Thank you for joining us at Craft your passion!
Good Luck and hope to see you again.

ursula Uphof said...

Love your watercolouring and the contrast of your tree is great.
Thank you for joining our challenge at
Creative Craft Cottage this week and good luck..
Ursula Uphof DT

Hazel said...

I'm sorry I haven't been to visit your blog for a while. I have a problem with my eyes so work on the computer is limited. Your watercolour background looks great and I love that tree. Hazel x

ccheney said...

Very pretty card! Thank you for joining us at Creative Craft Cottage

Cindy said...

Great watercolor background. Thanks for sharing with us at SBC.

Tindaloo said...

Lovely card and great watercolor wash :) Thanks for playing along at Creative Fingers! Hope you will join us again! Remember to check back to see if you are one of our winners. PS: I got a huge blogcandy if you wanna join in! ♥Tindaloo