Tuesday, February 2, 2016

Uplifting

Today I'm working with some watercolor panels from Taylored Expressions.  I want to play with Kathy's 30 Day Coloring Challenge this month, and these were a great way to get started.  The panels are a nice 3 X 4" in size, which takes up most of the card, but allows some space to embellish.  Here are my first 2:

Watercolor Panel 1

supplies: Simon Green Apple cardstock, dp from Doodlebug Kraft in Color - color pad, Taylored Expressions Uplifting watercolor panel, Spectrum Aqua markers and water, turquoise felt and a flower die, lime button

Watercolor Panel 2

supplies: white and Green Apple cardstock, dp from Doodlebug Sunkissed paper pad, Taylored Expressions Uplifting watercolor panel, Spectrum Aqua markers and water, heart dies from Simon Outline Hearts die set

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Kathy's challenge runs all month, and she is encouraging us to do a little bit of coloring every day.  You choose the medium, and work on anything you want.  She'll be giving us daily inspiration, and there's a gallery link on her Day 1 blog post where you can see other people's work.  Share your creation there or on Instagram, marking it #THEDAILYMARKER30DAY.  I hope you'll join in, too!

10 comments:

  1. Lin, these are beautiful, and what a great way to kick off the 30-Day Color Challenge. I love each one! Hugs, sweet friend (you've inspired me today...now if I can get my "motor running," as my dad used to say - hehe!)

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  2. Beautiful Lin, those watercolour panels are really something else. You coloured it perfectly! Seeing you in my comments always makes me smile. Have a wonderful day, see you at Day 3 ;)

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  3. I love your cards. The Choose Joy card would look great in my craft room. I love the colors and sentiment. Come peek at my coloring if you have time:
    http://www.belindascrafts.com/tag/30-day-coloring-challenge/

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  4. love them both, you have a way of putting colors together that is so soothing!

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  5. What pretty colouring - love your finished results Lin.
    Blessings
    Maxine

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  6. Beautifully done Lin These are so pretty

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  7. Thank You for sharing your coloring for The Daily Marker 30 Day. Such happy cards. Love the felt accent.

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Thank you so much for your kind comments - they make my day!