Monday, August 31, 2015

Watercolor Flowers

I used watercolors with a stencil to create this one-layer card.  Because the flowers are a stencil and not a stamp, the overall effect is softer.

In this photo you can see the shading of the various colors that I blended:



In this photo you can see the shimmer of the paint, although you lose the detail of the colors:



Materials:
Yasutomo shimmer water color paints;
water brush
STAMPlorations Happy Flowers stencil
STAMPlorations sentiment stamp from Fond Expressions set
Memento Tuxedo black ink

Stamps and Stencils:  Time Flies due Sept. 2 (London time) mixed media

Inkspirational Challenge:  #90 Designers Choice:  One Layer Card due Sept. 11

STAMPlorations August Challenge:  Theme, Sketch or Both  must use stamps

 


STAMPlorations Anything Goes Challenge--never-ending, must use STAMPlorations products as focus #468




4 comments:

Michele said...

this is really just stunningly beautiful. so simple and sweet. great artistry! keep up the good work! xo

Wei Wei Wang said...

Very stunning flowers! Love the sparkles! Thanks for sharing at STAMPlorations.

Meggymay said...

Thank you for sharing your lovely card with us at Stamps and Stencils.
Yvonne

toni said...

Very pretty! love the shimmery flowers, thank you for sharing this with us over at stamps and Stencils. Toni x

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