Learn an easy watercolor pencil technique you can master now! Welcome to the Altenew + The Daily Marker Watercolor Therapy Blog Hop + Giveaway.
Many thanks to my good friend Jenny Colacicco for relaying you over to my blog. I’m certain she delighted you with gorgeous beautifully photographed projects! Head over to the Altenew Card Blog to start at the beginning of the blog hop.
Huge thanks to Kathy Racoosin, @kathyrac, from The Daily Marker for continually inspiring us to color and be creative each day. We’re celebrating Kathy’s 18th Coloring Challenge which is running until 11/22/20.
I was surprised by how easy this watercolor pencil technique is to do. All the details are in this short cardmaking video tutorial. Watch here or in HD on YouTube. While you’re there I’d love it if you like, subscribe, and share with your crafty friends.
Easy Watercolor Pencil Background
Creating a graceful loose watercolor background is so relaxing. And, I was curious if I could achieve that willowy look with Altenew Woodless Watercolor Pencils. To be honest, I didn’t think it was possible.
As you can see, these delightful blooms from Altenew Kind Reminders look like they’re falling in the water. This watery background was easy to create with three Woodless Watercolor Pencils: Turquoise, Mountain Mist, and Desert Night. Watch the video to learn how.
Next, I colored the blooms with Yellow Ochre, Coral Bliss, Orange Cream, and Oolong Tea watercolor pencils. For the leaves, I used Moss and Shadow Creek.
Of course, no card of mine is complete without splatter. Here I used, Desert Night, Moss, and Jet Black watercolor pencils to splatter the slimline card. I chose a sentiment from Altenew + Hero Arts Bloom & Grow Stamp Set and stamped it with Obsidian Pigment Ink.
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Did you miss my watercolor showdown? I compare Altenew pans, brush markers, and pencils while painting Paint-A-Flower: Poppy.
Learn tips for using each medium and find out which one suits you best in this post/video!
If you love it, pin it, and share it with your crafty friends! Visit me on Pinterest for more design inspiration, patterns, and color combinations.
Altenew and Kathy from The Daily Maker are giving away over $350 prizes to 17 lucky winners!
- 1 Altenew Artists’ Watercolor 24 Pan Set
- 1 Watercolor Essential 12 Pan Set
- 3 x $15 Altenew Gift Certificate
- 12 x Collapsible Marker Bag
Please leave a comment on the Altenew Card Blog and each designer’s blog on the blog hop list below for a chance to win by 11/24/2020. All winners will be announced on the Altenew Winners Page on 11/30/2020.
Receive a FREE brand NEW Butterfly Kisses($4.99 value) with *every order from 11/18/2020 at 12:01 am EST until 11/19/2020 at 11:59 pm EST or while supplies last.
The free gift will be added to the cart automatically. Shop here -> https://altenew.com/collections/all-altenew-products *Not valid on online class, workshop, print media orders.
The next stop on the hop is the lovely Emily Midgett. Be sure to take in all the Watercolor Therapy inspiration provided by our talented artists!
Altenew Card Blog
Amber Rain Davis <<< You Are Here
Nenette S. Madero
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