Wet Paper Watercoloring

by Beate Johns

Use your Spectrum Pad™ to create stunning images.


  • Spectrum Pad™

  • Water mist bottle

  • Neutral colored cardstock

  • Bold stamps


  1. Step 1

    Spray water on your neutral cardstock.

  2. Step 2

    Ink up your stamp with your Spectrum Pad™ and stamp onto your wet cardstock.

  3. Step 3

    Continue to add images as desired.

  4. Step 4

    Let your cardstock dry or dry it with your heat gun. Then re-ink your stamp and stamp directly over your image.

    Continue to do so until you achieve the look you are going for.

  5. Step 5

    Finish your card.

Your Turn

You've seen the tutorial, now you try it! We've got a section of the gallery set aside for Wet Paper Watercoloring. Try this technique, then upload your artwork to the gallery. Show us your creations!

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