Thursday, February 10, 2011

Happy Bearthday to Me

I had a birthday this month so I decided to make this for myself. I actually started it several days ago but I was not satisfied with my poor coloring. Today I picked up the same badly colored bear and recolored it the same way. Yet another plug for my favorite watercoloring technique: Markers, Aquapainters and Watercolor Paper. I just love how you can come back to it and make it better. I used the Stamp-A-Ma-Jig to get everything in the right spot, even the Happy Bearthday which I stamped twice in the same spot to make sure it was nice and dark since I was stamping on colored cardstock.

February Colors: Real Red, Daffodil Delight, Marina Mist,Crumb Cake
Other stuff: Staz On Black, Stamp-A-Ma-Jig, Big Shot and Square Lattice Textured Embossing Folder, Crystal Effects (on red balloon).


  1. What a cute card! Happy Birthday!!

  2. Cute! Happy BDAY (errr month...) to you!

  3. Super cute card!! Love that bear! And happy birthday!

  4. Love that you stamped twice to make it work! Your watercoloring is amazing!

  5. Great coloring! You're definitely a champ at fixing the issues... Love that you stamped the sentiment twice with no blur. That Stamp-a-ma-jig is pretty awesome!


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