Today I’ve made a New Years card using Gerda Steiner Designs stamp set called Late but with love and awesome card stocks from PaperTemptress.com. I know this isn’t my first post for this year but I did want to wish everyone a Fantastic New Year!! I’ve stamped and colored the turtle using some Copic markers and stamped the numbers onto some vellum and colored them with my Gelatos. I’ve used various card stocks from Papertempress to create my scenery. As usual, all the supplies I used will be in the links below and I hope to inspire you more this upcoming year!! New things will be happening for my Channel so stay tuned 🙂 Thanks again and I’ll see you soon http://enjoyscrappin2.com http://www.gerdasteinerdesigns.blogspot.com http://www.papertemptress.com
Today I’m sharing this card using Gerda Steiner Designs Deck the Halls stamp along with some Neenah Classic Linen card stocks to do some watercoloring with Gelatos®. I’ll be starting a New Gelatos® For Card Makers Series, sharing different ways you can incorporate Faber-Castell Design Memory Craft® Mix & Match line of products in our card making. I’m starting this series because I’ve heard many people mention, Gelatos® as a Mixed media medium. Gelatos® are such versatile medium that can be used for both mixed media and card making. It’s a fantastic medium and it’s very easy to work with. Hopefully I can share some techniques with different products, to showcase the versatility of them. I’m starting out with my very first Christmas card for 2015. Yeah, I’m a little behind so I better get started, lol.
I’m using this super adorable stamp set from Gerda Steiner Designs and I’ll share some tips and techniques on how we can watercolor using a various colors from the Gelatos® line. I’m using these Neenah Classic linen card stocks to do some blending with or without water. These classic linen card stocks are fantastic with watercolors. They are not a watercolor card stocks but they work fabulous with watercoloring and I highly recommend trying them out. I am definitely in Love. They have these great textures to these card stocks and the texture really shows through, even with a coloring medium on top. You’ll definitely see the texture through it as we start the application of colors. i’m using a very traditional Christmas colors and I’ll share some tips on how you can get the Glowing Christmas light look, with watercoloring. I’ll put all the links to the supplies I used below, if you want to try out any of these products. Tupelo Designs LLC has various Faber-Castell Design Memory Craft® Mix & Match line of products so you can easily find them there as well as DesignMemoryCrafts.com. I hope you guys enjoy this series and please leave me a comment, if you like to see a particular products in use. I thank you guys so much for stopping by and please Subscribe, Like and Comment. I’d love to hear your Feedbacks 🙂 Thanks again.