• Simon Says Stamp – Slimline card and birds

    Hi guys, today I have another project with the Sring birds stamp set from SSS. I LOVE this stamp set and I cannot get enough of it. With this card, I wanted to practice my no line watercoloring with distress inks. Since I wanted ALL of the birds in the set, I had to make a slimline card (3 1/2 by 8 1/2). I use my mini distress inks to colour the birds. First, I stamped them with Antique Linen distress ink.  For the birds, I used speckled egg, tumbled glass and salty ocean.  For the branch, I used walnut stain, old paper and peeled paint. I used the bitty…

  • Simon Says Stamps – No line watercolour of spring birds

    Hi guys, today I am sharing a card that took me a while to make, but I am in love with the results. After watching a lot of Debby Hughes videos, I wanted to try no line water coloring. I tried a while ago, but never really like the results, but when I received these birds, I thought it would fun to try with this stamp set.  For no line colouring, I used distress ink antique linen and I stamped the birds and the branches from SSS Spring birds stamp set on Canson XL watercolour paper. I die cut, with the same paper the bitty birdhouse from SSS.  For the watercolour,…

  • Colorado Craft Company – Mother’s day card

    Hi guys, I wanted to share with you a project that I almost did not finish, but now that I look at my card, I love it!  I started by stamping the cute bunnies from Anita Jeram illustrations, that comes in the stamp set Lots of Love by Colorado Craft Company. I used Canson XL watercolor paper and Versafine Clair Acorn ink, which is waterproof.   I wanted to make a cute scene with these bunnies, using my Prima watercolor Woodlands collection (my most used set recently), but things went wrong really fast. The only thing I could salvage was the bunnies and I decided to cut them and used…