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Friday, September 18, 2009

Peyton's Birthday Card

I made this cute card for my daughter's fried who is having a birthday party tomorrow. I let my daughter pick which stamp she wanted me to use and she picked this cute Miss Anya . I knew I wanted to use my SU Razzleberry Lemonade DP, so I colored her with my aqua painter and SU in Color Markers. I used the sketch from Delightful Sketches Sketch # 7. I love everything about this card except for the DP, lol. I think it looks to busy in the background, maybe I should have just chosen one DP and used cardstock on the bands.

Do any of you know of a good watercolor tutorial you could recommend? I only have SU color pencils, a few SU markers and ink pads. I know I need Copics but have to wait on those. Any help will truly be appreciated.


6 comments:

Lisa Foster said...

WOW! This is FABULOUS! I think YOU could write a water coloring tutorial!!!...This is beautifully colored!
Here is the best tutorial I know of...this girl rocks...Amy Wegner

Thanks for playing along with us at Delightful Sketches!
Hugs,
Lisa

Jennifer said...

Your card is AWESOME! Are you sure, you are going to be able to give it away?

Sara said...

what a great card! i love it and i'm sure peyton will too (what a great name! love it!)

i use the watercolor su! pencils too-but i just kind of wing it lol-until it works out.

good luck with the challenge and have a great weekend!

Cindy said...

Miss Anya is Miss adorable! Great job! Glad you joined us at Delightful Sketches.

Wendy said...

I think this turned out just fabby!! Thanks for joining us at Delightful Sketches!!

April Rose said...

She's so cute, Juanita, and beautifully watercolored! I love the colors and papers too.