Watercolour for the Non-Artistic Cardmaker: Backgrounds

by Justine
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Hi Crafters,

welcome back to Watercolour for the Non-Artistic Cardmaker Backgrounds. Yesterday we had an introduction to watercoloring and today it is time to craft. Below you can link up your creations until January 23rd where I will pick the winners of the prizes.


Please remember I am planning on doing FREE monthly classes like THIS if there is enough engagement, you can ensure I will do it by:



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Other Posts for this Series: IntroductionZig MarkersMasking and StencillingColor BurstsEasy Images

Click Here to download today’s PDF file for your reference!




Technique #1: Pouncing + Die Cutting

Here is 1 of the 3 video tutorials available today!

I love combining this sort of die cutting with watercolour!

Look how those wings pop!

Tim Holtz Sizzix Framelits LIMITATIONS Wafer Thin Die And Stamp Set 660189 Winnie and Walter BIG BOLD YOU Clear Stamps Ranger WATERCOLOR PAPER Inkssentials Surfaces ISW39532 Neenah Classic Crest 110 LB SMOOTH SOLAR WHITE Paper Pack 25 Sheets Zig Kuretake Gansai Tambi 24 COLOR SET Watercolor Brushes- Set of 10
MISTI PRECISION STAMPER Stamping Tool Kit MISTI Tombow MONO MULTI Liquid Glue Tsukineko VersaFine ONYX BLACK Ink Pad VF-82 Sizzix BIG SHOT MACHINE Gray And White 660425

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Technique #2: Embossing

Here is video 2 of 3 for today’s class!

How fun is embossing a background and going over it with watercolour! So easy!

My Favorite Things ROSES ALL OVER BACKGROUND Cling Stamp MFT BG44 Simon Says Clear Stamps SENDING AND WISHING sss101475 Better Together Simon Says Stamp WISHING Wafer Die sssd111423 Better Together Ranger Embossing Powder SUPER FINE WHITE EPJ36678 Zig Kuretake Gansai Tambi 24 COLOR SET 3D Foam Tape
Neenah Classic Crest 110 LB SMOOTH SOLAR WHITE Paper Pack 25 Sheets Simon Says Stamp Card Stock 100# BLACK Black8 Craft Heater Non Stick Micro Tip Scissors MISTI MISTI PRECISION STAMPER Stamping Tool Kit
Sizzix BIG SHOT MACHINE Gray And White 660425

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Technique #3: Spritz + Stamp

Check out video 3 of 3 for today’s class!

You can cut out pieces of your watercolour creation when unexpected things happen and create multiple cards!

Rose Terrace Cling Background This Must Be Love Tim Holtz Distress Ink Pad ABANDONED CORAL TIM43188 Tim Holtz Distress Ink Pad CANDIED APPLE Ranger TIM43287 Tim Holtz Distress Ink Pad BARN DOOR Ranger TIM27096 Tim Holtz Distress Ink Pad WORN LIPSTICK Ranger TIM21513
Ranger Inkssentials MINI MISTER Spray Bottle Tool IMMR13593 Ranger WATERCOLOR PAPER Inkssentials Surfaces ISW39532 Tsukineko VersaFine ONYX BLACK Ink Pad VF-82 MISTI MISTI PRECISION STAMPER Stamping Tool Kit Simon Says Stamp Card Stock 100# BLACK Black8
Neenah Classic Crest 110 LB SMOOTH SOLAR WHITE Paper Pack 25 Sheets

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You are welcome to link up your creations for today’s class! I will be announcing prizes tomorrow!
How to participate:
1. Stick to the theme
2. Link up a new project


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