Mar 25 2016

Watercolor with Metallic Lustre – by Heidi Blankenship

“Blessed are the pure in heart…” Matthew 5:8

Heidi shares a wonderful watercolor technique with us today. She created a beautiful background using Distress Inks highlighted with a gold metallic lustre – just stunning! Take a look:

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How absolutely RICH! This is just stunning!!!

The card design is so pure and simple, allowing that beautiful background to just shine!

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Here’s a closer look where you can see the embossed sentiment and the beautiful gold shimmer to the watercolor background.

Heidi shares the “how-to” on her blog post today, so be sure to click in.

You can find Heidi’s post herewith tutorial!

Heidi used:

Stamps: Blessings/Beatitudes 2 by Stamp Simply Clear Stamps

Paper: Ranger Watercolor Paper

Cardstock – White, Pearl White

Ink: Tim Holtz Distress Ink – Spiced Marmalade, Ripe Persimmon, Squeezed Lemonade, Worn Lipstick

VersaMark embossed with Stampendous Superfine Embossing Powder – Detail White

DecoArt Metallic Lustre – Gold Rush (for gold highlights/accents)

Dies: Spellbinders Crosses Two

Embellishments: Melissa Frances Pearls – White

Adhesives: Scor Tape, 3D Foam Squares, Ranger Glossy Accents

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Blessings/Beatitudes 2 by Stamp Simply Clear Stamps

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Spellbinders Crosses Two

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DecoArt Metallic Lustre – Gold Rush

This is the product Heidi used today for her gold highlights/accents.

Available in many metallic colors – easy to apply!!!

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