Wednesday, April 24, 2013

Moxie Fab's Wonder of Watercolor

Watercoloring is something I love!
Watercoloring with ink has it's challenges. Sort of have to learn some techniques
and go with happy happinstance!
Picked up a couple of fishy stamps while out of town. Inked them with several PTI colors, spritzed with water, and stamped. Ummm, interesting!
Background pretty much done the same way, with a seaweed stamp and some leafy stamping from PTI's, Harvest Berries (looked kinda seaweedy to me!). Scattered areas of ink watercoloring for underwater effect. Added stamping (and spritzing) of a sunshine stamp from Hello Sunshine (PTI) and a sentiment (embossed ombre style), sprayed several times with Mr. Hueys Shine.
Clear dots are a raindrop sticky thing from Joanne's.
Just had to add the real shell over the twine.
The challenge runs until May


  1. This is so wonderful! I love the fish stamps and the scene you created with the various stamps! Such a fun card!

  2. This is so beautiful--really artsy and so interesting to look at. A great use of color.

  3. Love your watercolors ! The harvest berries look wonderful underwater . This is such a pretty creation!

  4. WOW! I feel like I'm swimming with the fish! Perfectly rendered with the rays of light under the water. Just beautiful.

  5. Nancy, this is so beautiful!! What great effects! Especially love the sun peeking through the ocean ... I can really imagine the scene you created.

  6. Wow this caught my eye & is just stunning - love the layers of colors & patterns - the sun ray coming through the water is genius!

  7. What a beautiful card - love how you used the ginko leaves as seaweed and the sun rays filtering through the water. You created such a gorgeous scene!

  8. I love this! It's like a sunbeam shining into water. Beautiful!


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