Category Archives: watercoloring

Make The Cards Challenge: A Sketch Challenge + Zig Real Brush Watercolors

Yay!  It’s time for a new challenge at the Make The Cards Challenge and this week it’s a sketch challenge!   I should have picked the size of my circle to use on the vertical card orientation before starting my project.  But alas, I didn’t plan that far ahead.  So you will see that I turned my card… Read More »

Turner’s Syndrome Awareness Instagram Card Auction

Hello friend! I was excited to be invited to participate in the Turner’s Syndrome Awareness Instagram Card Auction by the event organizer, Lori Kobular. Lori is organizing an auction on Instagram where she is featuring cards created by card makers that you can bid on to help her raise money for her Turner’s Syndrome Awareness efforts.  She has… Read More »

Three Room Studio Saturday Challenge: A Quick Sketch

The Three Room Studio Saturday Challenge starts today!       Today’s challenge is a sketch challenge and it’s a nice one!   I’ve been loving the stamp sets that I got from Three Room Studio Stamps.  I can’t stop playing with the new release! I used the Hello Friend stamp set for this card and since June… Read More »

Quick and Easy Watercolored Mother’s Day Card + A Quick Watercolor “Cheat”

I’m on the Maker Forte blog today sharing two quick watercolored Mother’s Day cards. I made this quick card using the Calming Cosmos stamp set, Celebrating All Mothers stamp set, and Whimsical Stripes stencil all from Maker Forte to create my first card.  I did the watercoloring with Distress Oxides in ripe persimmon, barn door, fossilized amber, forest… Read More »

Double Trouble Challenge: Flowers and Colors

The Make The Cards Challenge is teaming up with the Double Trouble Challenge to create a 2 Week Challenge!   I created a watercolored floral card using the colors in the challenge! For the colors, I chose Catherine Pooler Inks in Peppermint Scrub, In The Park, Mardis Gras, Rose Petals, and Midnight.     The stamp set is… Read More »

What To Do With Valentines Stamps After Valentine’s Day Blog Hop

Hey Y’all!!! It’s a Baby Card Crazy Hop. Hope you’ll join in the fun. And a little added benefit – If you comment on every blog post & video along the hop you will be entered into the chance to win a $25 gift certificate. The more you comment the more opportunities to win. Also consider subscribing to… Read More »

The First Ever Make The Cards Challenge!

Today I’m sharing my first card as a Design Team member for the Make the Card Challenge! Welcome to the first ever Make the Card Challenge!  This is a brand-new card making challenge that will have a constantly changing theme.  Sometimes it will be a sketch challenge, sometimes you will find a color challenge, and sometimes you will… Read More »

Create Cards And Art Journal Backgrounds With Mixed Media Using Taylored Expressions Field Notes Kit

You know that I love a good craft kit. I do have to confess that I’ve been surprised at the prices of kits these last few months.  It feels like they doubled in price.  I’ve actually cancelled all my monthly kit subscriptions with the exception of the Simon Says Stamp kit and the Altenew Mini Delight Kit.  Simon… Read More »