Friday, August 3, 2018

Watercolor Tea Cup Card


I went to a Card Convention in June and bought several fun new stamp sets.  This one is Catherine Scanlon Stacked.  I have a friend who loves tea and I thought this would make the perfect Birthday card for her.



I love fancy little teacups so I decided to emboss the cups in gold on Bristol paper.  I did a google search for teacups and used the results as inspiration for my color palette.  I painted with watercolor markers and then added an embossed sentiment on contrasting black cardstock.


Gold embossed and water-colored.

I really enjoyed making this card and think I will try a Get Well card next.


I am entering this card in the following challenges:

Time Out Food and Drink Challenge



Watercooler Wednesday Feminine Challenge

 

Seize the Birthday Water Challenge (tea is made with water and the card is water-colored)



Always Happy Birthday Water Challenge (tea is made with water and the card is water-colored)

Update:  My teacups were chosen as "Watercooler Rockers"!


Thanks for stopping by!
Karen

6 comments:

  1. Love your pretty tea cup card. The patterns and colors are so very pretty. Thanks so much for playing along at Time Out.

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  2. There’s nothing nicer than drinking tea from a fine cup. Love the colours of your cups, your friend is bound to love this card. Thanks for joining us at the Watercooler Wednesday challenge.

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  3. A beautiful card, Karen. Beautiful china is so very special. I'm sure your friend will love your card! Thanks so much for joining us at Watercooler Wednesday this week!

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  4. Love your stack of teacups, and you've colored them so beautifully, Karen! Love the bright pop of fuchsia, too. Thanks so much for sharing with us at Seize the Birthday!

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  5. Pretty stack of teacups! Thanks for joining us at Watercooler Wednesday Challenge!

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  6. The motivs on these teacups are beautiful, just as the colours you used! Thank you for joining us at TIME OUT!

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