Sunday, May 11, 2014

Happy Mother's Day!


Happy Mother's Day to all of you moms out there!  I thought I'd share the card I made for my mom today, using a technique I learned in Online Card Classes' Watercolor for Card Makers.  To get the cool watercolor background I used these Tim Holtz distress inks on acrylic blocks, mixed with some water.  The colors I used were picked raspberry, spiced marmalade, mustard seed, peacock feathers, and seedless preserves.  I then added a die cut that I made with my Cameo, using a cut designed by Kerri Bradford.

I hope you all have a wonderful day!!!

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9 comments:

  1. Katie, Happy Mother's Day to you! Your card is awesome. Those colors are amazing. So rich and vibrant. Love it. What a great card to give to a mom!

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  2. Neat blend of colors. I need to try this technique this summer. Only a few more weeks till vacation. Hope the rest of your year goes smoothly. Happy Mother's Day to you!

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  3. Awesome, love the bright colours you used!!!

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  4. This card is gorgeous Katie! I am sure your mom loved it!! I hope you had a wonderful Mother's Day.

    Ruthie

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  5. Katie ~ this card is simply BEAUTIFUL!!! I LOVE the colors and that technique too! Okay the white letters on those colors are just gorgeous!! I bet your mom LOVED her card!!!

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  6. OOOHHHHH this is sooo pretty!!!!! I love those colors!! I just got the first set of these minis..hoping to add some more and get a chance to play with them!
    FAB card!!!!
    Hope you had a GREAT Mother's Day!!
    Hugs!!

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  7. This card turned out great--love the colors!

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  8. The great cuts for the sentiment look super on the vibrant colors of the inks. Beautiful job.
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