Wednesday, December 31, 2014

Make it Monday #195 A La Cart


 

This week at Make It Monday, the challenge to you is to pick one of the weekly videos that you might have missed or did not get a chance to play along with and create a project using that technique or tutorial. I needed a quick birthday card today and this one fit the bill. So easy to do and it lends itself to a masculine card as well. 

 
 
 
This is Nicole Heady's #161 Watercolor Splats.
Here is her card.
 

                                                                      
                                                                  And Here is mine!
I used water color paper by Tim Holtz and his Distressed Ink too.
Then I put dabs of water for the spots.  The greeting is from Wet Paint Stamp set by PTI.
 
I am wrapping up my craft room for the trip to Florida.  It is as much of a cleaning job as it is packing.  I have forgotten most of what I have in my STASH!  So much fun to reminisce, but not very effective when your trying to pack and take only what you may need.  I think I need it all. 
Everyone have a Happy New Year, as you look back over the last year and see what has happened,  and what will come in the new year.   Remember that the new year is a brand new pallet for you to paint/stamp/color on!
Happy New Year!
 

10 comments:

  1. Love your card. Great colors. Are you moving to Florida? Of course you need it ALL. The few things you don't take will be the first thing you want.

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  2. Love your background. Awesome...

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  3. Love your reminder that we must take our passion with us when we travel! Fun birthday card! Love the bright standout sentiment.

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  4. Happy New Year to YOU my dear. I am so in love with watercolor. I really just think the effects are so awesome. You really have done the medium justice here!! Great colors, and I love the spots. Really super card!

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  5. Ooooh that was a good video and I love your take on the Challenge! So much inspiration to choose from, right? May all good things come to you in this New Year and ALWAYS! xo~

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  6. An awesome creation. I love the background you created and great colors too! Happy New Year!

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  7. Fabulous masculine card - great colors~

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  8. Wonderful background Barbara!! Happy New Year!!

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  9. Love your background. I am loving watercolor backgrounds. Have a great trip! The weather is lovely here:-)

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