Thursday, August 06, 2015

Impression Obsession DT Challenge: Fall Colors

The Impression Obsession team's challenge today is to create a project using fall colors. Here's my card:


I made this card for the Summer release... the tree image (Bubble Tree) was stamped onto Canva-Paper, and I watercolored the trunk to begin. I sprinkled the upper area of the panel with Brusho Crystal Colors, and then misted with water.

TIP: when I do these tree scenes, I hold my hand over the lower area to shield it from the water. Holding my hand a few inches above the panel gives a softer 'line' to the edge of the color as well.


I used a ruler and pen to add a border to the panel, and a sentiment, then watercolored the hills and a few soft clouds to complete the scene. I'm ready for fall, are you?!

Be sure to check out these other designers' blogs for inspiration -

Anna @ Sassy & Sweet Notes
Daniela @ For the First Time
Dina @ Mama Dini's Stamperia ---- you're here
Ellen @ The Serendipitous Stamper
Jeanne @ Inky Paws
Jenny @ One Krafty Kat
Karen @ Paper Lilies and Ink
Kittie @ Kittie Kraft
Laura @ Laura's Stamp Art Journal
Vicki @ Summerthyme Studio

Remember you can enter these challenges too, using your Impression Obsession stamps! See the I.O. blog for all the details - you might even win a $25 gift certificate!! We'd love to have you join us.
Thanks for stopping by!

5 comments:

  1. Wow what color!!! We don't get that down here in real life .Thanks.

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  2. Gorgeous card! Love the pretty tree scene!

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  3. The colors you used look just like a Sugar Maple and that is my favorite fall tree. Great design...love that tree. TFS

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