samedi 23 juillet 2022

Let it snow ...

Hi everyone!
Ready for another 52 Christmas Card Throwdown challenge? This week we are asking you to use


It's been a long time since I last used watercolor. 
The snowman is a stamp from Penny Black, but I did not stamp with ink as usual, but with water! 
I provided the watercolors beforehand because the water soaks into the paper very fast. After stamping the snowman with water, I quickly started adding the watercolors to establish the outline and main details. From then on, it actually wasn't difficult to finish the image. 
Finally, I splashed the card with blue watercolor and added the sentiment and the bunny (cats on apple trees). The stamp I painted with watercolors and stamped on the card. Since the first try wasn't quite what I had in mind, I stamped the bunny a second time using the same principle, cut it out and pasted it over the one on the card. That way it was ok! 
I backed the card with blue glitter cardstock and glued it to the blank card.  

Have Fun!!

Linked up with:
Creative Knockouts - Christmas in July
Daisy Chain - No Design Paper
Happy Little Stampers - Watercolor challenge - Anything Goes
Happy Little Stampers - Christmas challenge -  Anything Goes
Happy Little Stampers - CAS challenge - Christmas in July

Stamps: Snowman (Penny Black); Bunny (cats on appletrees); Sentiment (Craft Emotions);
Inks: Onyx Black (Versafine);
Watercolors, glitter cardstock, 

8 commentaires:

  1. oh c'est tellement mignon Rosi, biz

  2. Beautiful card.
    Thanks for joining us at Happy Little Stampers CAS challenge.
    Happy crafting!

  3. Einfach zauberhaft süß Deine Karte, liebe Daen'ys

    Liebe Grüße sendet Dir BAstelfeti

  4. Awesome watercolored snowman. Interesting that you stamped with water. It's a very cute CAS card! Thank you for playing with our CAS challenge this week.
    Diane - DT

  5. Beautiful scene and perfect water-colouring!

  6. Pretty watercoloured card. Love the snowman and the super cute bunny. Great job. Thanks for joining us at Happy Little Stampers ~ Watercolour Challenge.

    sue n.

  7. Was für eine schöne Winterkarte, das Häschen ist so goldig.



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