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Bumbleberry Blog — Water Colouring

Another Look At Water Colouring With Distress Ink, Changing Your Sub Straights...….. What Happens ?

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Another Look At Water Colouring With Distress Ink, Changing Your Sub Straights...….. What Happens ?

Good Morning / Afternoon or Maybe Evening. Welcome A few weeks ago, I wrote a blog on using your Distress Inks to water colour with, and how easy the result were. I fell in love with the technique and have many more examples planned. I decided to change my water paper as Bristol (Strathmore) can work out expensive and many of you including me have far more standard water colour paper. I didn't expect any real difference, but I was very wrong! Here's both card projects. The top is on standard water colour paper smooth side and the bottom Bristol Smooth. When working on...

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Using Stamps & Mask / Stencils To Create A Water Coloured Affect With Zig Clean Colour Markers.

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Using Stamps &  Mask / Stencils To Create A Water Coloured Affect With Zig Clean Colour Markers.

 Hello Crafty Friends, Moving on from my Christmas projects, I been noticing a new tread of stencil and masks. I thought I try one from Altenew .  Products Altenew Eucalyptus Jar Stamp https://www.bumbleberrys.co.uk/collections/altenew/products/eucalyptus-jar-stamp-set Altenew Eucalyptus Jar Mask https://www.bumbleberrys.co.uk/collections/altenew/products/eucalyptus-jar-mask-stencil Zig Clean Colour Markers  (mid green, olive green,light blue,cobalt blue, and blue grey) Memento Ink Pad in Pistachio Versamark Ink Pad White Embossing Powder Distress Oxide Ink Pad ( crushed olive) Gansai Tambi  Starry Nights (red gold) Nuvo Drops (copper penny)   Method Stamp and emboss in white embossing powder. and using the zig pens to water colour your image. Then stamp...

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I'm A Sucker For A Succulent Using The Brutus Monroe Succulent Border Stamp.

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I'm A Sucker For A Succulent Using The Brutus Monroe Succulent Border Stamp.

 Good Morning Everyone, I do hope your staying well. I am an avid collector of succulents. My prize collect not only adorns my kitchen window, but also spreads to my craft room, and screen saver on my phone as well.  I spotted the Brutus Monroe Stamp and thought that is just up my street. Some times stamp set just leap out at us. So once this arrived I decided it was time to pull out the Zig Real Brush Markers and water brush.     Products Brutus Monroe Succulent Boarder Stamp Set https://www.bumbleberrys.co.uk/collections/brutus-monroe/products/succulent-6x6-background-stamp Strathmore Bristol Smooth Cardstock 5 1/4" Square...

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Creating A Set Of Clean And Simple Cards, With A Monochromatic Colour Scheme.

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Creating A Set Of  Clean And Simple Cards, With A Monochromatic Colour Scheme.

Hi There Crafty Friends, Its Jo here from Daisy D's with my usual, Wednesday blog post for Bumbleberrys.  Today I'm bring you a set of three cards, with a clean and simple feel with the bonus of using a monochromatic colour scheme.    These adorable little squirrels are from My Favorite Things (Birdie Brown)  as you all probably know shes my favorite artist.   Products MFT Squirrels Stamp Set https://www.bumbleberrys.co.uk/collections/my-favorite-things/products/bb-squirrel     Water Brush Markers Zigs, Arteza or Similar 5 1/2 " x 5 1/2" Water Colour Paper 6" x 6 " Card Blank Gina K Amalgam Ink https://www.bumbleberrys.co.uk/products/obsidian-amalgam-ink-pad?_pos=3&_sid=b6cd19723&_ss=r Glossy...

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