Monday, February 5, 2018

Wishing You Joy

I decided to try out the watercolor samples that were in the current Simon Card Kit, and I'm really pleased with them!

Wishing You Joy

supplies: white, black, and Surf Blue card stock, Studio Katia Floral Trimmings, Daniel Smith watercolors from kit, Simon's Wishing die and matching Sending & Wishing sentiment, Memory Box Calais Butterflies, trimmed

I stamped the flowers on watercolor paper, watercolored them, then fussy-cut the right edge, trimmed the left edge, and mounted on a Surf Blue card base, along with a skinny black strip.  Then I added my die-cut and stamped sentiment and the little butterflies. 

These colors are perfect for spring, and I'm definitely planning to get more watercolor palettes!

7 comments:

  1. YOu are a master of the fussy cut, and I am envious. Lovely card, perfectly layered.

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  2. What a pretty floral border Lin! Love the delicate butterflies too. This is wonderful!

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  3. Beautiful! I love how the edge is cut and layered over the blue.

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  4. Love that border stamp and your design is superb

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  5. So clever to cut along just the right side, Lin. Beautifully done.

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  6. Fabulous card Lin - love how the flowers form a border with the blue background.
    Blessings
    Maxine

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