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Tuesday, May 6, 2014

Watercolor Online Card class

Here are DAY 1 cards for the Online Card Class "Watercolor"
I have been looking forward to this class,
I am NOT an artist, so I will wait to see if I like this technique,
so far, so good.
 

 
Day 1 showed three instructors giving videos showing water coloring with three different techniques. The first card was water colored, then  stencil was laid down and pressed into the colors to leave a slight impression.
The second card used distress ink onto a stamping block, spritzed with water and them placed in the center of the card..each color was overlapped and dried, a second stamping was applied to add depth to the color.
The third card was a heat embossed and then a resist water color.
 
Thanks for taking a look!
Heart Hugs,
Colleen
 


6 comments:

  1. Great cards Col. You got the first technique to work.... Beautiful.

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  2. Always nice to learn new techniques! You did great withbthese cards, the second one caught my eye because od the vibrant colors, I love it!

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  3. You already look like a pro, with these cards! Colleen I love them all and I should have taken the class. That first one is simply stunning ! Hope you are doing well my friend.

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  4. All of your water colouring is fabulous Colleen! You are going to be teaching the class next time! I really love the first one, all those purples!

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  5. Looks to me like you're a natural at watercolor, Colleen! All 3 cards look fabulous!

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  6. Okay, I am thinking it was one of these cards that was used as a CAS on the other blog. Your first card is mesmerizing! Like floating on air. The second one is so vibrant and uplifting, and the third one really is 'amazing'!!

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