Hello Lovelies! Welcome to the 5th Simon Says Stamp STAMPtember® Exclusive collaboration featuring Altenew!!! You can count on Altenew for gorgeous florals and the Beautiful Lily set is no exception! This is also available as a standalone stamp set OR paired with its matching dies. I fussy-cut this out (applause please), so that is an option Lovelies.
When I want to watercolor but am feeling lazy about it, I go to my Zig Clean Color Real Brush Markers. A mouthful of a name but a very forgiving set of markers that allow you to blend without using alcohol inks. I could have made this look more painterly by also using a water brush, but did I mention that I was being lazy???
Here's a closer look at this exclusive set only available an SimonSaysStamp.com while supplies last!
Just wanted to share a video of me doing what I do best...being lazy!
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THANKS CARD - Watercoloring, Foiling and Die/Fussy-cutting
Card Base: 4 1/4" x 5 1/2"
Foiling Layer - 4" x 5 1/4"
Zig Clean Color Real Brush Markers: Pink, Peach Pink, Orange, Bright Yellow, Yellow, Pale Yellow, Yellow Green, Light Green, May Green, Dark Oatmeal
QUICK! CARD WALKTHROUGH
Start by putting down a base color of pale yellow for the blooms and yellow green for the leaves
Add orange to the blooms, and may green to the leaves to create subtle shadows and depth
Highlight areas in the blooms with the pinks and blend out with bright yellow and yellow
Blend out the may green with light green
Add little spots and dashes of oatmeal to center of the petals randomly
Grab your foam adhesive supplies now as you will need them for the next few steps!
FUSSY-CUTTING / DIE-CUTTING
NOTE: Thanks die-cut is adhered with craft glue
Even my imperfect foiling manages to look pretty here!
Thank you Zigs!
Love these sentiments together!
All done and all pretty!
Do leave me questions and feedback in the Comments section. Looking forward to sharing more STAMPtember® Exclusives with you Lovelies!
Thank you for stopping by and see you soon!
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