Splitcoaststampers-The Stamper's Community

Issue #758 February 3rd 2021
Watercolor Bleed Technique  
Guest tutorial author Beth Rush will share her technique for spreading and mixing watercolor from one image to another.
Supplies you'll need for this project
  • Watercolors or dye inks
  • Die cut shapes to trace
  • Brush and water
  • Watercolor paper
    Our Artist in Residence answers your questions
    Q: Tiffani asks: "What are some ways to create a marbled background?"
    A: There are lots of different ways to create marbled effects! Check out these tutorials for techniques using a variety of supplies you may already have. In addition, there are marbling paints that create stunning effects - they're floated on water, as in some of the techniques below.
    Alcohol Marker Marbling
    MISTI Marbling
    Watercolor Marble
    Marker Marbling
    Mixative Marbling
    Nail Polish Marbling

    Feedback From Past Tutorials
    Elaine has ideas for the Die Cut Swing Card: "What a great way to use the designer papers that seem to be designed for scrap books on cards! I love this idea and plan to dig out some old DSP and feature it at my next card class. Thanks so much."

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    Corner Bookmark tutorial
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    No special supplies are needed for next week's tutorial.
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    This Week's Hot Topics
    Improving your skills
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    Card embellishments
    Use those office supplies!
    February MISTI challenge
    Square cards
    January 27 to February 2
    Use supplies you likely already own and try new techniques.
    Kaleidoscope squares.
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