#397 – Ink Smooshing

PE: ColourQ Colour Queen!

ColourQ - Honorable Mention

Hello! Its been some time since I played with watercolors – actually played, not tried to do ‘prim and proper’ watercoloring. This here is a result of one such ‘play’!

You Are A Gem

I played with distress inks and ‘practiced’ (yeah, right!!) some ink smooshing. I used Cracked Pistachio, mix of Crushed Olive + Mowed Lawn and mix of Pine Needles + Mowed Lawn. The colors are inspired by the current ColorQ Challenge.

You Are A Gem

I then stamped the sentiment from Neat & Tangled Faceted, drew some diamonds using a clear watermark pen and embossed them using silver glitter embossing powder from Wow. (The second image is just to prove I used silver ep! :P) I then foam mounted this to the card base. Simple! πŸ™‚

Submitting this to CAS(E) This Sketch #154, ColourQ Challenge #324 and Just Us Girls #325, where the trend is to use metallics –

Thanks for stopping by! πŸ™‚


16 thoughts on “#397 – Ink Smooshing

  1. Love your ink smooshing Ashwini and am also so impressed that you drew those diamonds! Glad you joined us over at Just Us Girls for Trend Week.

  2. Fabulous smooching. Great effect achieved. Love how you chose metallic gems. Perfect for our challenge at Just Us Girls this week. Thanks for sharing.

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