Tuesday, March 1, 2011

watercolor cards

watercolor business cards
1. stack watercolor paper cards and rubberband at one end
2. soak in water for 15 min.
3. stand upright on a paper plate by rubberbanding and taping two chopsticks
4. inks (I used Windsor & Newton inks)
5. use an eyedropper to pick up ink
6. drop ink, one color at a time, onto the soaked edge of the stack
7. seperate the cards carefully
8. iron flat once dry

string stamp

I was inspired to do this by this, found on pinterest.

1. wrap string around wooden block and tape in place.
2. press block onto stamp pad.
3. stamp a pattern on plain paper.