Watercolour Crayon Background

SU Clockworks, Papillon Potpourri
Using FabFriday's colours and LessIsMore's theme of "up in the air". AlphabetChallenge wants things with wings and DaringCardmakers want butterflies.
I didn't have inks in the colours so used watercolour pencils instead. I just crayoned on the Clockworks stamps & then misted with water before stamping - quite successful experiment i think! It gave a watercolour textured effect I rather like!

Hope your weekend's going well!

SU card: Whisper White, Wild Wasabi
SU ink: White
SU crayons: Perfect Plum, Baja Breeze
SU stamp: Clockworks, Papillon Potpourri
SU punch: Mini Butterfly
SU other: Simply Scored


  1. Great technique and great stamps, really lovely card :)

  2. Love the soft colours and fab background stamp for this super card


  3. sweet little card lindsey

    Thanks for joining us this week
    Jen xx
    "Less Is More"

  4. Lovely card, great design thanks for sharing at Alphabet Challenge this week.

    Pat xx

  5. Gorgeous CAS card! I love it! Thanks for joining us at Alphabet Challenge Blog!
    Tammy x

  6. I really like the way you inked up the background stamp. It's a nice subtle backdrop to your butterfly! Great CAS card! Thanks for sharing with us at Fab Friday!

  7. gorgeous card :) it's simple yet makes a great impact :)

  8. Gorgeous CAS card! Love the embossed frame.

  9. Lovely inky effect Lindsey!
    Thanks so much
    "Less is More"

  10. Very pretty! I love how delicate and dainty the butterfly looks! Thanks so much for sharing with us at Fab Friday!

  11. Wonderful CAS design! I think that your experiment with the watercolor crayons really worked well. Thanks for sharing that idea! Thanks, also, for playing at Fab Friday!


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