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Cards using Watercolor Prints by Suzy Plantamura

Cards using Watercolor Prints by Suzy Plantamura

Hello friends, I can’t believe we are in September already! Time flies!! As promised, we are getting back into the paper crafting world now and I have two cards to share with you: But before we look at these cards, let me tell you about […]

Just Add H2O – Resources for studying watercolor techniques

Just Add H2O – Resources for studying watercolor techniques

Hello friends, sorry for my absence last week. A lot of things happening on the ‘life’ and ‘work’ side that are keeping me away from my crafting supplies. As you all know, this month we are exploring watercolors. Instead of sharing a card or two […]

Just Add H2O – Reverse watercolor

Just Add H2O – Reverse watercolor

Hello friends! A very happy Holi to all of you!!  Today I have two colorful cards for you which are super simple to create. In both these cards I used the technique of reverse (water)coloring – the images themselves are left white with outlines either […]

Just Add H2O – Watercolor background with inlaid die cutting

Just Add H2O – Watercolor background with inlaid die cutting

Hi friends, life is getting busier every single day here and I am trying my best to squeeze in some time for all the crafty things. I am hoping to keep delivering some fun new techniques this month also – all focused around watercoloring. I […]

Background check – use watercolors to create a background

Background check – use watercolors to create a background

Hello my crafty friends! I am here with another installment of background check series posts. Today is idea #4.   If you are new here, a warm Namastey! :-) This month we are exploring ways to enhance the background for our card focal point. You […]

Watercoloring using distress ink and archival dye ink

Watercoloring using distress ink and archival dye ink

Hello friends, today I have a card to share where I used two non-watercolor mediums to watercolor. Yes, for all the coloring you see on this card, I used distress inks and one Archival Dye ink. I just stumbled upon the fact that you could […]

Easter Cards using watercolored panels from SSS March 2016 card kit

Easter Cards using watercolored panels from SSS March 2016 card kit

Hi, today I have some easy Easter / Spring cards,  that use minimum supplies. In Simon Says Stamp March 2016 card kit, two watercolor panels were included. They are the perfect size to cover the entire card front of a standard sized card. These have […]

Watercolor cards for 30 Day Coloring Challenge and World Card Making day 2015

Watercolor cards for 30 Day Coloring Challenge and World Card Making day 2015

  Happy Fall Season, friends! The days are getting cooler, leaves are changing color, grocery stores are selling pumpkins and scarecrows. It’s my favorite time of the year. :-) Some exciting things are happening in the crafting community too. Kathy from the daily marker has a 30 day […]

Simon Says Stamp Beautiful Flowers + Distress Ink Squishing

Simon Says Stamp Beautiful Flowers + Distress Ink Squishing

Okay, I totally went to town with distress inks and the SSS Beautiful Flowers for today’s card. I started by die cutting a stitched rectangle from Canson cold press watercolor paper. Next I used Black Archival ink and stamped the main floral image as well […]

Wplus9 Petunias | Combining Stamp Sets

Wplus9 Petunias | Combining Stamp Sets

Hi friends, today I am playing with one of my older sets from one of my favorite companies – Wplus9. They have some amazing floral stamp sets and I am a huge fan of Dawn’s water coloring videos. Today I combined two stamp sets from […]

Simon Says Stamp Good Vibes release inspiration 3

Simon Says Stamp Good Vibes release inspiration 3

Hi Friends, one more card idea from the Good Vibes release from Simon Says Stamp. Today I used one of my favorite techniques to create this card and also tried something new too. I am still showcasing the same stamp set – Vacation Time – […]

Combining SSS More Spring Flowers with Spellbinders Frames

Combining SSS More Spring Flowers with Spellbinders Frames

Two cards today, friends :-) Same technique, just different layout and images. Ready? I started by stamping and heat embossing several different flowers and leaves from Simon Says Stamp More Spring Flowers stamp set on watercolor cardstock. I used Simon’s Fine Gold embossing powder for […]

Simon Says Stamp “Sending Sunshine” Release Inspiration 1

Simon Says Stamp “Sending Sunshine” Release Inspiration 1

Hello everyone! I am so excited to share my first inspiration for “Sending Sunshine” release from Simon Says Stamp!! I also played with a new-to-me medium / technique with this card – using Mica Powder for coloring. I won an Instagram giveaway by @papersparklesz¬†not too […]

Simon Says Stamp Friends release & inspiration

Simon Says Stamp Friends release & inspiration

Hi friends, I have something really exciting to share today. One of my favorite craft companies – Simon Says Stamp had their latest release recently. It is called as “Friends” and has so many super cute stamps, dies and more goodies. I have my eye […]

Cards using Wplus9 Kind Soul

Cards using Wplus9 Kind Soul

Hi friends, today we are continuing the spirit of crafting with three more cards. Focal point for all these was made with the same stamp set – Wplus9 Kind Soul. I only used a couple other stamps for sentiments. I started by die cutting three […]

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