Friday, 16 December 2016

CAS Watercolour Challenge- Reminder



Time is flying by and it is time for another card for the

Our theme this month is Watercolour Resist.



I began by placing the snowflake stamp from Hero Arts into my MISTI, stamped with Versamark ink and then white heat embossed.  By doing that, I created a resist to paint over.
Next, I used Brushos to watercolour the background.  To add further interest and texture to the background, I press some drywall tape onto my Colorbox white stamp pad and pressed it on areas of the painted background.
I die-cut the sentiment from STAMPlorations and added the blue gems to the snowflakes.




Adding my card to these challenges:

Cards and More- OHHH SO COLD

Cardz 4 Guyz- CHRISTMAS

Holly Jolly Christmas- CHRISTMAS

Simon Says Monday- LET THERE BE SNOW



Please come and join us for a fun challenge.

Supplies:  stamps-Hero Arts/ ink- Versamark, Colorbox/ wh eb powder/ heat tool/ Brushos/ paintbrush/ die- STAMPlorations/ blue gems/ drywall tape

17 comments:

  1. So beautiful Karen! Love your white embossed snowflakes and the gorgeous colours of the Brushos background. Adding the ink pressed drywall tape adds even more interest. Love the subtle look. xx

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  2. A wonderful colourful background with the Hero Arts stamp Karen and the large white die cut sentiment goes beautifully. The blue background layer complements it perfectly. x

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  3. Gorgeous heat eb snowflakes, Karen. Your watercoloured Brushos background really makes your snowflakes and die cut sentiment pop. You even added your signature dry wall stenciling :-) TFS your beauty. Hugs, Nancy

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  4. Another gorgeous card Karen. Love the layout of snowflakes on that beautiful background. Great finish with the bold sentiment.

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  5. Your card is awesome. Love your Brusho work.

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  6. This is so pretty! Lovely embossed snowflakest on a watercolor background. Te shades of blue are amazing. Thank you for joining us at Simon Says Stamps Monday Challenge! Hugs, Macarena

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  7. I am loving this snowflake pattern and it's gorgeous with the Brusho background and bold die cut sentiment! The added texture of the stamped drywall tape is amazing! An awesome card, Karen!

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  8. Fabulous mix of shades of blue from the brushos! And I love the detail from the drywall tape - great idea! Great simple layering to set off the main panel.

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  9. Beautiful card Karen, the snowflakes really stand out against the blues! Thanks for joining us at Cardz 4 Guyz.

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  10. Gorgeous mix of blues for the background Karen! Those snowflakes are so lovely and dainty!

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  11. Beautiful loving the design and finished effect. Thanks for joining in our fun at Cardz 4 Guyz. Wishing you a very Happy Christmas. Caz DT

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  12. This card is bound to make everyone who sees it be jolly. I'm love the crisp white snowflakes and that water background with the different blues.

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  13. great card with lovely colours! Thanks for joining us at cards and more and good luck! Hugs,Beate

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  14. Absolutely stunning, Karen. Fantastic card.

    Hugs
    Anke

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  15. Beautiful card fabulous colour's thank you for joining us over on
    Holly Jolly Christmas Challenge
    Dianne xx
    HJCC DT

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