Poppies are one of my all time favourite flowers to see growing in the hedgerows and fields so of course I had to join in with the challenge at CAS Watercolour this month.
Here's my little card:
I started by stamping and heat embossing the poppies and sentiment. Then I used an acrylic block as a palette, added some ink and water and used a paint brush to allow the colour to flow out round the stamped images.
I quite like the modern look of this rough watercolour technique and as it needs no real artisitc talent to achieve was perfect for me.
Stamps: Clearly Besotted, Remember
Ink: Versamark, clear + Ranger superfine black embossing powder; SU, real red, cherry cobbler, old olive
So thrilled to have you visit my blog today, thanks so much for your company.
And keep crafting!
Stunning! Jo xReplyDelete
Beautiful card Jane and I think you definitely have artistic talent as your water coloring is just lovely! Thanks so much for sharing this beauty with us at CAS Watercolour!! :0)ReplyDelete
What pretty pink poppies, Jane! I love your artsy watercoloring! Thanks so much for sharing with us at CAS Watercolour!ReplyDelete
Beautiful poppies, Jane! What a great technique to create your artsy, watercoloured background. I agree this is a modern look and so fantastic! Thanks for sharing with us at CAS Watercolour!ReplyDelete