Thursday, May 2, 2013

A little water coloring

I started making a few cards for my coworkers, for their mother's for mothers day.
I've said this before, I really try to make exactly
what the recipient would love...
Even if it's completely out of my comfort zone!
So for this card I started with a piece of watercolor paper
I layed down some blues and purples...
And let it dry
then I masked off part of a Happy Birthday stamp,
so I could write Mother where the Birth part was....
The image was colored up using my copic markers.
I added the ribbon and the sequins along the side.

Playing along with the challenges at:
Retro Sketches: challenge #61
Crafty Creations: mothers day with flowers
Paper crafting Journey: Anything Goes
Pause, Dream, Enjoy: Outdoor Critters
Penny's Papercrafting: Animals
The Corrosive Challenge: Mothers Day


  1. Love the watercolor background! Beautiful card!

  2. Thanks so much for joining us at Penny's Crafty- Creations this week. Such a lovely piece of artwork!

  3. Beautiful work. I just love your image and the colour combinations. Thanks for joining our challenge at Paper Crafting Journey.
    Big Hug, Iwona

  4. Sweet card! Thank you for joining our Corrosive Challenge this fortnight.
    Ruza, CDT


Thank you for all your comments! They are the cherry on top of my sundae!