Thursday, September 25, 2014

Travel...

 
Theme:  sentiment as the focal point


Hi there!

TGIT!  My weekend started today since I worked the past three days.  And, I'm happy to say that I had a chance to play in my craft room this evening.  I did some water coloring and came up with this card for the City Crafter Challenge...



I started with white card stock and added a black panel under the water colored panel.  I used inks from MFT.  A drop of ink on my craft mat and added water to my brush and applied it to the water color paper.  After I was done with the water coloring, the edges needed to be touched up.  My distress marker came in handy with added water.  It was a surprise to me how it added a nice frame.  And, I'm quite pleased with it.  I think I'll need to do more water coloring to get the same effect again.:-)

Well, friends, that's all for now.  Hope you have a wonderful weekend.  Thank you so much for taking time out of your day to drop by!

Hugs,
Maria


Supplies:

Paper:  PTI, Coredinations, Tim Holtz
Stamps:  Compass-SU, sentiment-Stapendous
Inks:  MFT-Sour Apple, Berrylicious, Blu Raspberry
         Staz On
Tim Holtz Distress Marker-Peacock Feathers
Brads:  Recollections
Ribbon:  Jo-Ann Fabric

16 comments:

  1. That is a GREAT sentiment, Maria, and wow... what fabulous watercoloring! I love that effect. And the Distress Marker around the edge really did add such a cool framework! Love it!

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  2. It's beautiful, Maria, and I love the colors you used. Watercoloring is so much fun, isn't it?

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  3. SO true! Thanks for sharing with us at CCCB!

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  4. LOVE your watercolored BG and that FAB sentiment! Super card, Maria!

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  5. Beautiful sentiment Maria and love the water coloring !!! Have a great weekend ! Hugs

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  6. This is beautiful! Perfect for the challenge!! Thanks so much for sharing with us at CCCB!!

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  7. Maria your card is amazing! And perfect for the challenge; that sentiment is so true! I love the water colored background. Wow! Thank you so much for joining us this week at CCCB!

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  8. Love the sentiment and you've created the perfect bg for it. Simply stunning, Maria!
    hugs, Asha

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  9. Such a great sentiment and your watercoloring is very nicely done :)

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  10. Love your watercoloring, Maria & the frame is amazing!

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  11. What an amazing card! Love the sentiment! Thank you so much for leaving a comment on my blog. Hugs:) samra

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  12. Maria, that sentiment is awesome. And I love your watercolor background! Maria, thank you for leaving such encouraging words for my copic practice sheets...gosh one could get consumed with copics. Yesterday I just wanted to stamp something! ha!

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  13. Your watercoloring is beautiful! Such a lovely card Maria!

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  14. Maria, this is so beautiful. Love the soft colors of hte background and the sentiment is amazing!

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