Sunday, March 26, 2017

Create a Scene with Watercolors

Hello friends!
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I am popping in with a quick post about watercoloring.
This new Some Bunny Special is absolutely darling and perfect for creating a cute scene!

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Watercoloring is definitely soothing and therapeutic to do.  I love using Ganzai Tambi Watercolors 
( see here) as the mixing offers so many coloring possibilities. The large set of Ganzai Tambi Watercolors  is currently out of stock, but the 24 color set  offers great value and is a great alternative.
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Like everything else, watercoloring takes a lot of practice. If you do not mind spending the time practicing, you will get really good result. As for me? I am always practicing. 😁

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The key is to know when to add more water and when to stay dry. As long as you know the balance, you are good to go. I apologize that my "advice/tip" seems vague, but it really is a trial and error process.

 This card sure makes me feel that Spring is definitely in the air! Hope that you feel the same, too.
Thanks so much for stopping by! 
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15 comments:

Dawn Turley said...

super cute Virginia. The paints really give it a soft look

Glennis said...

Lovely! Watercolouring always has a great effect

Teresa Doyle said...

Eeeeeek!! How stinkin' ADORABLE!!! Love your water colouring on this Virginia, super cute!

Denise Bryant said...

Sweet card! Love that cute bunny!

Harriet said...

Hearing birds singing in the morning tells me Spring is here. Darling card. I understand your water coloring tips. There is NO really right way -- simply trying, like most new things, is the only way to learn.

Karen L K said...

Such a cute scene! The red hearts & red watercolor is so clever coming out of the mailbox.

Verna Angerhofer said...

I love the cute and adorable scene you made. So fun!

Lori Kobular said...

I love the adorable scene you created on your card! Those stamps are super cute!

conil said...

The bunnies in this set are so stinkin' cute...perfect for Easter. Love the hearts and the mailbox in this darling scene, as well. Very sweet.

Linda W. (ScrappinBari) said...

Darling bunny scene, Virginia - just love how you colored it!!

Sue LD said...

Adorable--I like your watercoloring.

cm said...

Your little bunny, standing on tiptoes on his over-turned pail, reaching into the mail box, is absolutely adorable! Your scene has me smiling!
Hugs`c

Karen B. said...

Aww, so sweet!

Barb Ghig said...

Absolutely, positively ADORABLE card, Virginia! Beautiful watercoloring, and I love how you created the watercolored grass...such a fun card!

Purple Princess said...

So cute!!