Monday, December 15, 2014

Winged Beauty

Hey there,

I saw this video  by Dawn Woleslagle and instantly fell in love with this Flora & Fauna2 set. She is extremely talented artist and I got so much  inspired by her water colouring that I bought the set.

 I tried it on water colour paper.....




 ......didn't get that soft transparent look but learned a thing...in water colouring little goes long way. Anyway, I am going to try again and again till i get that desired look...:)

And then I made a card my way...:)



It is a side fold card. I drew a line with pencil 1" away from right edge and stamped and emboss butterflies in gold. I fussy cut butterflies and removed that 1"strip. Black strip was added inside of the card to provide contrast. 





Even though it is a single layer card, the partially cut butterflies give it a 3D look. They are coloured with various distress inks. 



I have used the same technique on this card too. Hope you will like it.

See you soon...till then... happy crafting!





10 comments:

  1. WOW!! What stunning creations!!

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  2. Jaw-dropping beauties! Both the cards. I loved your water colouring too. :)

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  3. Both the cards are beautiful. Loved the water coloring

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  4. Wow!!! beautiful cards. I love your cards Neha Bhatt.. :)

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  5. Wow Neha. These creations are stunning. Such beautiful vibrant butterflies. I have never tried to watercolor with distress inks.

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  6. WOW Stunning vibrant butterflies Neha!
    Dropping by to Wish you and family a Happy and Fantastic New Year 2015
    Dr Sonia
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  7. Your cards are truly works of art, Neha!! I am so inspired by your watercoloring!! It's a pleasure to meet you and become your newest follower! (I found you through the awesome Susanne!) I'd love to have you visit me and join me as a follower, too, if you like! I hope to see you again soon!! Hugs, Darnell

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