Sunday, June 1, 2014

Feel better soon - CTS#78

Hi there!  Just a very quick post to share a card I made for CAS(E) the Sketch #78.

You wouldn't believe me if I told you how many attempts (and how much card stock) it took for me to create this card.  Everything I touched turned into a mess.  Oh...poor me.  Ha!  Enough whining, right???

Anyway, I used a technique I saw recently in a PTI Make It Monday video.  This is what I finally came up with!

Edited to add:  I originally linked to the wrong video; I've corrected it now.  Yikes.  Another mess-up!

After stamping my leaves, I used an aqua painter to blend the inks out from the images.  I finished the card with a bit of ink splattering and a piece of bakers twine.  That's about it!

Thanks for taking a look!

Supply list ~
Card stock: 140# watercolor paper (Artist's Loft), white for the card base (PTI)
Ink: pistachio pudding, coastal cabana, lucky limeade, wild wasabi (SU)
Stamps: turning a new leaf,  inside & out (PTI)
Other: aqua painter (SU), water


  1. Oh, this is gorgeous! Fabulous take on the sketch!

  2. So beautiful and soft and peaceful!! Makes for a great gt well card!! Way to go!!
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