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Wednesday, July 30, 2014

Cotton Candy You're Sweet Watercolor Card

Made this cute card using Lawn Fawn stamps & water colors.

Used watercolors red & white mixed to make pink and applied to white cardstock which you can see in photo below. Stamped Cotton Candy on white cardstock over the pink watercolor after it dried and stamped again on Kraft. Used die to cut out the Cotton Candy. Used scissors to cut the watercolor Cotton Candy top part from bottom and attached to Kraft Cotton Candy. Added pink glitter for more realistic look. Added jute & button. Added pink glitter to button,

Embossed the card base with Stampin' Up xxxxxxxxxx embossing folder.

Supplies List 

button:  studio g
embossing: Cuttlebug D'Vine Swirl - on Cotton Candy,
   the Paper Studio Mesh Texture - on the bottom part of Cotton Candy
glitter glue: pink
ink:  Memento Rose Bud, VersaFine Onyx Black 
jute: Celebrate 360
paper: cardstock -  Kraft, the Paper Studio Doo Wop & Diddkly Wink Kraft, white
stamp/die  Lawn Fawn Admit One
Stampin' Up: embossing - Needlepoint emb border
watercolor: Yasutomo Niji - Carmine (red), White - mixed to make pink

Entering this into the following challenges:

7/30 Lawnscaping Ch Watercoloring 3E(#2) combtot4ch 7/21


8/2 Pile it On Ch#80 Embossing UE 7/27

8/3 Simon Says Stamp Mon J is for 5E(#3) 7/28
   J is for Jute

8/4 Loves Rubber Stamps Ch#114 Buttons & Bows UE 7/29


  1. What a clever technique! I love how your shade of pink turned out, which is just perfect for cotton candy! I also really liked how you added glitter for that extra bit of bling. Great job and clever interpretation of our J theme. Thanks for sharing this with us here at the Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge Blog!

  2. Aww, that is so sweet! Love the ribbon and image. hank You so much for joining us this week at Loves Rubber Stamps!
    Good Luck & Hugs, DT Dangina

  3. Love your glittery cotton candy! So fun! Thanks for playing along with us at Lawnscaping challenges :)

  4. this is so sweet :) I just love that polka dot ribbon! thank you for playing along with us at lawnscaping!

  5. Such a fun card!

    Thanks for playing with us at Lawnscaping :)
    xx Tamara

  6. Great CAS design. Thanks for joining us at Loves Rubberstamps!