Monday, 23 September 2019

Just Do It!

Hello and welcome to my blog.

Today's cards didn't start out as a card. It did start out as a "I want to see how the copper embossing powder looks". I happened to grab Melon Mambo cardstock. 



Look at that beautiful copper embossing. I just love it. Now, there is nothing flash about this card...at all! I layered the image onto copper foil which gave it a bit of life but it was still missing something.


Can you see what I've done? I added some colour to the image. I got out my watercolour pencils and added some dimension to the flower and leaves. I am not an expert at colouring images but I don't think I did too badly.


I went back over with the white pencil a second time as my first layer was only light and it basically disappeared when I used my aqua painter.

So, my "Just Do It" title means, pick up a product you don't usually work with and see what you can achieve! You never know until you try.

Thanks for visiting my blog and have a nice day.

Happy crafting,













Supplies:
Stamps: Good Morning Magnolia (#149298)
Ink: Versamark (#102283), Momento (#132708), Melon Mambo Marker (#147157)Cardstock: Very Vanilla (#106550), Melon Mambo (#119980), Copper Foil Sheet (#142020)
Accessories: Aqua Painter (#103954), Heat Tool (#129056), Embossing Buddy (#103083), Copper Embossing Powder (#141636), Water Colour Pencils (#141709)


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