Tuesday, May 19, 2020

Promises

Hello Everyone,

I hope this message finds all of you safe and healthy. I know we need to open up which rattles my nerves a bit but, that is not why I am here. I am here to enter my card into CAS Watercolour Challenge and CAS(E) this Sketch. Here is my card for today, enjoy!

Lots of color laid down to create this night sky. I got this technique from Kristina Werner. She taught me to use a simple Crayola watercolor set into a night sky.
 If you haven't seen any of her videos I invite you to check it out. She will not disappoint.

After the color layer was completely dry I started adding the black around the edges and then slowly going inward. Plus, the paper warped just a bit to create a darker edge. Oh, I love those happy mistakes! I think her technique was effective. 

This was probably the hardest part of the card was choosing a sentiment that fit the bill for such a pretty sky. I ran across this and thought it would be perfect. I used Versamark black and the MISTI to stamp it a few times to get the maximum black color on the card.
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Thank you so much for stopping by and I do appreciate you taking time out of your busy day to spend time with me. Lots of good crafting vibes headed your way. I hope you all have a fantastic day and please stay safe and healthy. 

All the best,

4 comments:

Loll said...

Gorgeous night sky Shawna!! I love the rainbow of colours that you've used. Will definitely check out Kristina's video on how to do this. Beautiful sentiment that is just perfect for your image. Thanks for sharing with us at CAS Watercolour!

My Paper Epiphany said...

I love your colourful Night Sky and the pretty stars! The sentiment is so perfect! Thanks for sharing with us at CAS Watercolour Challenge:)

Robyn Oliver said...

A interesting and fabulous way to create a night sky - a really lovely card Shawna and thanks for sharing with CAS Watercolour, Robyn

Julia Aston said...

I have to check out Khristina Werner for this technique (I've seen others by her) - it is gorgeous! and you chose a wonderful sentiment to stamp over it! thanks for sharing at CAS Watercolor! xx

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