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Old 01-19-2013, 03:53 AM   #7
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Originally Posted by MonicaPA View Post
Hi guys,
I was wondering if is Okay to color stamps on watercolor paper with artists watercolor paints? I have a lot of artist grade paints, so I was thinking about it.

Is this a technique that I could use? Is there any disadvantage to use this in cards?

Monica
There are no rules! Do what you love. I love to watercolor, and I use artist watercolor paints frequently. For stamped images, you may prefer a paper that's less textured, so you get a clear impression, and use ink that won't run with water. I prefer Versafine, but sometimes reach for Memento depending on my mood.
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