Monday, March 19, 2012

MIM #58...Graduated Backgrounds.

Hello.  Happy Monday to you.  Hope your week is off to a great start.  So the technique of the week this week at Papertrey Ink blog was a graduated background created with markers, ink refills or in my case watercolor crayons.
I started with PTI's white cardstock.  Then scribbled the colors across the cardstock in whatever order you want.  I then used a waterbrush to blend the colors together.  After the cardstock dried I stamped the greeting in black and die cut the house from the set "Loves Lives Here".  Popped up the background and heart with foam tape.

Later, Sentimentally Sue.

5 comments:

  1. This is stunning in its simplicity! The background is gorgeous, and I love the way you've popped it up along with the heart. So cute!

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  2. Fabulous! Every little thing is fabulous!

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  3. Lovely card Sue! Love the simplicity of the negative space and the popped up heart.

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  4. Sooo bright and pretty!!! Love the colors and the die cut negative!!! Fabulous!

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