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Issue #846 October 12th 2022
Watercolor Pumpkins  
Splitcoaststampers Artist in Residence Dina Kowal breaks down the steps for creating a pumpkin with watercolor paints.
Supplies you'll need for this project
  • Watercolor paper
  • Watercolor paints
  • Water and brushes
  • Paper towel
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    Our Artist in Residence answers your questions
    Q: sbd wants to know: "What paper companies make card stock with color on one side and white on the other?"
    A: If you google "duplex cardstock" you will find several sources. There are some really nice heavy-weight options, too. Duplex cardstock is really great for cardmaking!
     
    Feedback From Past Tutorials
    A comment from Pepita933 about the Flat Backed Treat Box: "What a great tutorial! No special dies, and a card/treat anyone would be thrilled to receive!"

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