Monday, 12 February 2018

Pink and Red Tulips

I came across a challenge I hadn't seen before - the Color Throwdown.


I need to build up my stash of thank you cards so thought I'd use these colours for a spring thank you.


I stamped on watercolour paper with archival ink, then watercoloured with my Inktense watercolour pencils - pink and red tulips with a grey background.

I popped it up on fun foam and added it to an embossed panel.

Now back to watching some more Winter Olympics!!





Supplies:
Stamps - Stamplorations Framed Tulips, Savvy Stamps sentiment
Ink - Archival Jet Black
Paper - white cs, watercolour paper
Size - A2
Accessories - SU embossing folding, Inktense watercolour pencils, fun foam



8 comments:

  1. Love this image... Those flowers are sweet with the script behind them! So happy you joined us at CTD!

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  2. I love the way you painted this, Susan, so striking. The pale gray in the background is perfect too. I never have the nerve to water color my backgrounds but love the way it looks. Beautiful!

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  3. What a wonderful job you have done with the watercolor pencils, Susan! Love these tulips!

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  4. So pretty, beautifully watercoloured and love the black frame it really makes the tulips pop.

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  5. This is my favorite tulip stamp. I love your red and pink watercolored flowers and dry embossed frame. TFS my friend. Enjoy the Olympics...how cool that they have a top dog showing competition for you and your doggie friends to enjoy. Have fun..Hugs

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  6. Ooohhh...that is SO PRETTY! ♥

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  7. Beautiful watercolouring with pencils Susan. Your tulips are so pretty and remind us that spring will soon be here. xx

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  8. Yes I am hooked on the Winter Olympics too x Love the stamped image and so prettily coloured x Hope Spring comes soon too x

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