Tuesday, March 4, 2014

Virginia's View!

Virginia's View!

Another FUN excursion into watercolor.
Now this is a Mix!

Try NEW things, don't be afraid!
Mix it up!
Sponge stencil and 
watercolour!



Supplies:
Stencil: Mini Dragonfly Harmony by Crafter's Workshop
Inky Antics Sentiment
Clear Snap Colorbox Mix'd Media Inx  Noir
Clear Snap Colorbox Crafters Aruba


Area sponge over stencil, keep stencil in place 
and watercolor pen over with
washed out colors!
Dab in darker colors to emphasize
 the low lights










20 comments:

Jasleen said...

This is just awesome. I love the dreamy feel of this card. Thanks for sharing the process, Kimberly! :)

Jane said...

This is a beautiful card, so much movement and water colours - scary!
Also need to say thanks for all your encouragement and lovely comments on my blog. Really, really makes a difference and I always get a lift when I see your name appear. Thanks!!! :)

aileen (mum) said...

This card is totally brilliant. I love watercolour look but this stencil really really works. Love everything about this card, congrats

Joni nina Andaya said...

SO Pretty with the butterflies Kimberly!

Kim M said...

This is incredible!! I totally love EVERYTHING about it!!! I want that stencil! :-)

Hannelie said...

Great effect Kimberley!

Ardyth Percy-Robb said...

Oh wow! I can see I need to open my eyes to possibility. I would NEVER have bought that stencil, but this is stunning fabulousness that you've created with it!

~amy~ said...

oooohhh...this rocks. seriously.

Leigh Penner said...

This is gorgeous and stunning!

Leigh Ann Baird said...

This card is stunning!

Shannon J said...

Ack! Absolutely gorgeous! Love how the colour look swept across the cardstock! SO pretty!

Virginia Lu said...

Oh my!! This is absolutely artistic and gorgeous, Kimberly! SO glad that you have another go at water-coloring (and stencil, too!). Lucky for us to admire your work and process here! Thanks for sharing your talent over Virginia's View Challenge :)

Barb Ghig said...

Oh, Kimberly...you have totally out-done yourself with this GORGEOUS card! I adore dragonfly's, so I'm loving how you water colored this stencil! This is just too beautiful for words...seriously!!!

shirley-bee said...

Fabulous!!

cm said...

Movement! You've captured the flitting and flickering movement of dragonflies with absolute beauty here, Kimberly! Speechless in awe...back to gaze and admire some more...WOW!! Hugs~c

Sue Lelli said...

I ADORE this PRETTY card! THX for sharing the technique!

Katie Ann Brooks said...

Wonderful tutorial! thank you for sharing that, i am gonna try. i love the subtlety of this card and it is so beautiful, the color, the image and paired with the sentiment- wow! Perfect for V's Challenge!

Meg said...

This card is gorgeous - I just love it! You have created drama and movement in such a unique way.

Jen W. said...

Wow! Just wow.

Kylie said...

Beautiful!!